Enlisted men respect, fear top soldier

...his uniform is crisper than theirs. His shoes glisten just a little brighter. On his sleeves, he wears more stripes and chevrons than they ever will. His manner is congenial and his face is always crinkled in a smile, but frankly they are a little bit...

Exxon, Chevron post higher earnings despite low oil prices

...but things could get tougher.Exxon and Chevron leaned on strong performances from their...analyst at Edward Jones, about Exxon and Chevron. "Refining and chemicals can benefit...Exxon's revenue slipped by 4 percent and Chevron's by 8 percent.But low oil and natural...

Chevron's net income falls in third quarter

Chevron, the nation's second-biggest oil company...income fell 6 percent in the third quarter.Chevron posted net income of $4.95 billion for...69 per share, according to FactSet. Chevron earned $2.57 per share.Chevron's...

Texaco, Chevron cancel merger talks

...Merger talks between energy companies Chevron Corp. and Texaco Inc. were halted Wednesday...markets had closed, Texaco said that Chevron's proposal to buy Texaco was "unacceptable...complexity, feasibility, risk and price." Chevron confirmed separately in a short statement...

Chevron event hurt by change

...nothing more than to defend his title in the Chevron World Challenge, especially because of...the World Cup in China.That means the Chevron World Challenge will be the same week...European Tour -- is the week after the Chevron World Challenge. Anyone playing in California...

Golf | Sports
Woods among 18 players in Chevron World Challenge

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. - Tiger Woods barely qualified for his own tournament at the Chevron World Challenge, an indication that the past two years have been the worst stretch of his career.His past two weeks of competition...

Gas station employee robbed at knifepoint

...according to Richmond County jail records.Around 12:33 a.m., Richmond County sheriff's deputies were called to the Chevron station at 1500 Gordon Highway in reference to the theft. Upon arrival, the 44-year-old victim told police he was robbed...

Add zing to notebooks, store-bought or DIY

...images and decorate custom journals and notebooks with different fonts and colors. There are also fun backgrounds such as chevrons, animal prints, sports themes and nature motifs that can be jazzed up with monograms or catchphrases. (www.zazzle.com...

Junior League holiday market a fun way to kick off the season

...amount of pop.Zara has a coat they are calling a poncho, but it's really a soft blanket coat with very thin black and white chevrons and piped with a rich red. WHAT'S AFFORDABLEAbsolutely make time for the Junior League of Augusta's Holiday Market, open...

Rants & Raves

...Cemetery for starters. DRIVING IN AUGUSTA, I spotted a vehicle with a disabled veteran tag, Army sticker and sergeant major chevrons sticker. Very commendable! Then, I spotted the Obama sticker. Why any career veteran would support this anti-military...