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Offensive action, reaction

...effective is it? What kind of traction will you get by showing up at a construction site and saying, "I'm not a construction worker!" Or by showing up for court and telling your client "I'm not really much of a lawyer!"Politics, as nasty and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-01/offensive-action-reac
Germany edges France, advances to semifinals in Women's World Cup

...Friday.FIFA responded after Swiss daily Blick reported comments made by Blatter late Thursday at an event to thank construction workers at FIFA's new museum in Zurich.Blatter said that he technically did not resign on June 2 but had pledged to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-06-26/germany-edges-france-advances-sem
Rants & Raves

Comments from readers: TO ALL CONSTRUCTION workers, engineers and designers who made the beautiful sidewalk on Deans Bridge Road in front of Kroger and Wal-Mart with the pretty...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-19/rants-raves-0
Vogtle costs will transfer to customers

...changes. One of those changes is less than $1 million added because of the Affordable Care Act for the 5,500 construction workers on site, but he noted that using modular construction means there are fewer than the 12,000 workers needed for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-02/vogtle-costs-will-transfer
Corrupt culture of FIFA must change now

...appearances in the World Cup. Forget its deplorable human rights record ? with claims that more than 1,000 migrant construction workers have already died at the World Cup's expense. Forget even its average daytime summer temperatures exceed 110...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-06-06/corrupt-culture-fifa
OSHA officials investigating death of Columbia County construction worker

Officials with the federal Occupational Safety & Health Administration are investigating the death of a 20-year-old Mexican man who was fatally injured earlier this month in a fall at a Columbia County construction site.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-28/osha-officials-investigating
M. Gantt Scoggins

Retired Construction Worker JOHNSTON, S.C. - Mr. M. Gantt Scoggins, 57, of Bland Baptist Rd., died Sunday, April 26, 2015 at his residence. A...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174752231
M. Gantt Scoggins

Retired Construction Worker JOHNSTON, S.C. - Mr. M. Gantt Scoggins, 57, of Bland...and was a veteran of the United States Navy. He was a retired construction worker. Survivors include his mother and father; 3 daughters, Stephanie...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174735356
US job openings jump to 14-year high; sign of strong hiring

...have the right skills for the jobs that are available. This view assumes that there are millions of unemployed construction workers or factory employees, for example, who aren't able to find work in growing sectors such as health care. There...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-13/us-job-openings-jump-14-ye
Construction is still ongoing at Chicago's Wrigley Field

...back to the day when Depression-era fans beheld a state-of-the-art manual scoreboard."There will be construction workers, dust, equipment and all of that, like it was then," Cubs historian Ed Hartig said.And for the first time...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-02/construction-still-ongoi