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Cost estimate for MOX facility at Savannah River Site swells to $47.5 billion

...year 2015, and the same amount was proposed for 2016.Ed Lyman, senior scientist at the Union of Concerned Scientists and a critic of the MOX program, said the NNSA has no reason to withhold the report from the public. The cost estimates indicate the MOX...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-22/cost-estimate-mox-facility-sa
Blockers in NASCAR can pay hefty price at end of a race

...that, but when it comes time to win a race, you've got to do what you've got to do."Tony Stewart has been an outspoken critic of blocking, but he's been just as guilty of using his car as a 200-mph road block. In 2012, Stewart tried to protect...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-04-15/blockers-nascar-can-pay-he
DOT reform stalls in Senate; threatens road money proposal

...get closer to the $1.4 billion the DOT said it needs per year to get all roads to good condition by 2040.Haley remains a critic of the current structure of the DOT board. She said a board completely appointed by the governor is the best for all of South...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-05/dot-reform-stalls-senate-threatens-
Rural residents question stormwater fee

...not to fund storm infrastructure with previous special purpose local option sales taxes.Former Commissioner Moses Todd, a critic of the project who's attended all the public meetings, arrived with handbills printed with "stop the stormwater utility...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-26/rural-residents-question-stor
Sen. Lindsey Graham get 2016 advice during first trip to Iowa

...a former Iowa National Guard leader and talked with reporters about national security issues.Graham, who has been a vocal critic of President Obama's foreign policy, said he would focus on international affairs should he decide to run for president...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-20/sen-lindsey-graham-get-2016-a
State patrol file details allegations against Donnie Smith

...first investigation substantiated the Masters Week findings. He resigned from the commission a few days later.His biggest critic in the second investigation was Chris ty Hester, a dispatcher and longtime friend for whom he had found hospitality jobs during...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-13/state-patrol-file-detail
Leonard Nimoy, world famous as Mr. Spock on 'Star Trek', dies

...big-screen version of Star Trek, this time playing an older Spock who meets his younger self, played by Zachary Quinto. Critic Roger Ebert called the older Spock "the most human character in the film."Among those seeing the film was President Barack...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-27/leonard-nimoy-word-famous-mr
Rain fee needs more public input: commissioners

...involvement program while maintaining communications with elected officials throughout the project."The project's sole critic last week, Commissioner Wayne Guilfoyle, said the city hadn't provided "a thorough-enough information package" for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-16/rain-fee-needs-more-publ
Critics vocal about proposed stormwater fee as series of public meetings begin

...unjust tax on the poor, rather on people who own real estate," Saul said.Former Augusta Commissioner Moses Todd, also a critic of the proposal, said there were "other methods" to fund the bulk of the program, while a "compromise $1 to $1.25 fee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-10/critics-vocal-about-proposed
Film critic Roger Ebert to undergo cancer surgery again

...CHICAGO - Pulitzer Prize-winning film critic Roger Ebert, who has battled cancer in...Sun-Times, where Ebert has been the movie critic for nearly 40 years, columnist Robert...full recovery," the 63-year-old critic and host of the nationally syndicated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/03/ent_83939.shtml
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