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Guilty plea entered in child pornography case

A Columbia County man pleaded guilty Wednesday in U.S. District Court to possession of child pornography.Jason Genitski, 34, has been held without bond since his arrest on the federal charge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-01/guilty-plea-entered-ch
Cruise control doesn't steer

...our lives. And school elections generally have far more impact on our wallets than, say, city council elections. School districts spend far more than your local municipality.Not to mention the fact that they have vast untold effects on our children...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-31/cruise-control-doesnt
'We are Downtown Augusta' billboard coming down

...public's view of the city's entertainment district.Contributing partners paid $10 a...of Broad and Ninth streets during the district's monthly First Friday celebration...North Carolina city's downtown art district.Andrew Lawandus, a Savannah College...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-01/we-are-downtown-augusta-billb
Bond denied for ailing slaying suspect

...caregiver for five years without incident until the day before the shooting, when Obryant got into an altercation with him, District Attorney Ashley Wright said.On March 14, Hardge thought he heard a noise that sounded like someone threw something at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-01/bond-denied-ailing-sla
Mayor joins in opening of ARC Project's "600 Broad"

...Executive Director Matt Kwatinetz said in a news release."We are continuing in our mission to develop a Culture and Innovation District downtown," he said. "This building and the Museum of History represent anchor points on one side of downtown."The project...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-31/mayor-joins-opening-arc-
Jonathan Taylor's accuser recants, is arrested

...assistant commander of the Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide unit, which oversees domestic violence cases.The Tuscaloosa County district attorney's office did not immediately return a call seeking comment. Alabama also didn't respond to a request for comment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-04-01/jonathan-taylors-accuser-
Across the region

...another teenager were trying to rob the child's mother.Lang pleaded guilty to criminal attempt to commit armed robbery, said District Attorney Jackie Johnson of the Brunswick Judicial Circuit. A Superior Court judge gave Lang credit for the two years he has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-31/across-region
Autism bill passes Ga. Senate; House backs trafficking fines

...Bethel said.JUDGES GET RAISES: The Georgia Senate passed a bill that grants 5 percent pay raises to appellate level judges, district attorneys, public defenders and superior court judges.Under provisions of HB 279, approved 43-9, superior court judges...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-31/autism-bill-passes-ga-se
Two more meetings set on stormwater fee

...Municipal Building, 535 Telfair St.The sessions, held at locations across Augusta-Richmond County and all commission districts, started March 10 after commissioners came under fire for implementing a fee without informing the public.The fee is proposed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-30/two-more-meetings-set-stormw
S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley praises teachers, students at East Aiken School of the Arts during visit

...their lessons, in some cases using tablet apps and video to add interactivity to writing and craft assignments."Other districts could learn a lot from schools like this," Haley said. "Integrating the arts in the classroom is important, and you can...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-03-30/haley-praises-east-aiken-