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Getting digital life in order can save money

...as long as you plan ahead. That's how I got a check to submit with a passport renewal. I had it made out to "Department of State" and wrote down my address rather than the government's. It got delivered. Not sketchy at all.If you now...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2013-06-14/getting-digital-life-order-can-save
Albert Bryant

AIKEN, S.C. - Mr. Albert Louis Bryant, 81, died Sunday, June 23, 2013. He passed away in the loving embrace of his wife, Mary Lou, and his family. Mr. Bryant, or Al as he was known to his many friends around the country and the world, was born March

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000165524971
Transportation tax needed, supporters say

...be held accountable for its inability to complete projects."DOT is probably the most inefficient and wasteful department of state government," Brush said. "Do we have to have another tax for them to do what they were supposed to do in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2012-07-20/transportation
Streamline export licensing

...in the United States, export control regulations for nuclear components and equipment are divided among the departments of State, Energy and Commerce in addition to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, whereas other countries use a single agency...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-01-04/streamline-export-licens
Augusta businesses, people got $400 million from federal government in 2012

...firm last year was a $80.9 million agreement between ACC Construction-McKnight Joint Venture and the U.S. Department of State. The firm, founded by Mason McKnight, leads his son Locke McKnight's GCS Construction, which landed $37...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-03-29/augusta-businesses-peopl
Ga. language school linked to prostitution

...unclear if they have attorneys and a call to the school was not answered.Officials have consulted with the U.S. Department of State-Consular Affairs Section to assist the school's remaining students. They'll have the option of transferring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2013-04-12/ga-language-school-linked-pr
Ga. police release DUI diplomat

...James McGee said.Officers confirmed he has partial immunity from law enforcement actions after calling the U.S. Department of State, according to the police report.It wasn't known whether the 39-year-old north Fulton County resident has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-04-25/ga-police-release-dui-diplom
West Nile virus cases set nationwide record, officials say

...now officially our worst year in the state of Texas," said Dr. David L. Lakey, the commissioner of the Texas Department of State Health Services. Georgia has had 22 cases, including one each in Richmond and Columbia counties, and three deaths...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2012-09-05/west-nile-virus-cases-set-na
Abuses plague summer work program in U.S.

...solicit J-1 workers, even though government regulations ban students from taking jobs "that might bring the Department of State into notoriety or disrepute.""If you wish to dance in USA as a J-1 exchange visitor, contact us," ZM Studios...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-12-05/abuses-plague-summer-work-
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Foreign travel warning issued

The U.S. Department of State alerts U.S. citizens traveling and residing abroad to the...citizens living or traveling abroad are encouraged to enroll in the Department of State's Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP), to receive the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-05-02/foreign-travel-warning-issue
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