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Pipeline pushed back - for now

...000-barrel-a-day petroleum pipeline following a 210-mile path along the ecologically sensitive Savannah River and coastal Georgia region. Pipelines are generally safe, but they have been known to break.Kinder Morgan's appeal will likely be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-05-21/pipeline-pushed-back-
Georgia DOT has until Tuesday to act on pipeline application

...GreenLaw, a firm dedicated to protecting Georgia's natural resources, said much of the land around the route on coastal Georgia is karst terrain, which is a porous landscape of soluble rocks that is full of sinkholes, caves and underground...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-13/georgia-dot-has-until-tuesday
State opposing Palmetto Pipeline

...intentions must be clearly laid out. I cannot support the project without knowing the implications for our state and coastal Georgia."The 300-mile project is a large one and has attracted increased opposition from Georgia environmental groups...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-07/state-opposing-palmetto-
Sheriff fires 9 deputies over man's death at coastal Georgia jail

SAVANNAH, Ga. - A coastal Georgia sheriff fired nine of his deputies Friday in connection with the death of a 22-year-old college student found dead in restraints...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-08/sheriff-fires-9-deputies-over
Unwise and unwanted

...the vast majority of them don't want a petroleum pipeline running through the Savannah River Basin and alongside coastal Georgia.Not landowners. Their properties would be left permanently scarred with 50-foot easements in exchange for whatever...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-05-10/unwise-and-unwanted
Ga. colleges push cheaper textbooks

...They didn't want to do anything to restrict academic freedom, just try to get more cooperation.At the College of Coastal Georgia, they got some help from the chairman of the mathematics department, German Vargas. He jokes that going door-to-door...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-05-04/ga-colleges-push-cheaper-
Public panning the pipeline

The massive unpopularity of a petroleum pipeline near the Savannah River and through coastal Georgia was on full display for state officials at a public hearing in Richmond Hill on April 21.We sincerely hope those officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-27/public-panning-pipeli
Georgia prison-based drug ring busted

...The investigation quickly took agents outside of coastal Georgia, Ragan said. Eighteen months after the initial investigation...indicted remain at large and are believed to be in the coastal Georgia area, Ragan said. They are David Cary, Deborah...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-23/georgia-prison-drug-ri
Georgia hikes college tuition

...Georgia State University will rise 5.5 percent.Fees system wide will also rise an average of 3 percent. College of Coastal Georgia is adding a mandatory dining fee for its commuter students."It's about the need for resources," Brown said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-04-14/georgia-hikes-college-tu
Savannah may get training center

...removed funds to build a public library in Bogart and to eliminate funding for library renovation at the College of Coastal Georgia in Brunswick that had been added by the Senate in its version.The conference committee was made up of three leaders...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-01/savannah-may-get-training-