Ellis Street Canal | The Augusta Chronicle

...Thurmond Lake's campgrounds and day-use recreation areas might close earlier, and possibly open later, as the Ar my Corps of Engineers adapts to a leaner fiscal 2012 budget year. Not looking to turn down free help, the chairman of the Georgia Golf Hall of...

Savannah River Bacteria | The Augusta Chronicle

...animals produced in that vicinity, but should be wary of consuming large amounts of fish from the Savannah ... While city engineers continue to search for sources of fecal coliform bacteria flowing into the Savannah River via storm drains near Olde Town...

Corps of Engineers encouraging life jacket use with social media contest

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is encouraging boaters and swimmers to wear a life jacket by offering free camping, picnic shelter reservations and day passes...

More than 7 decades after Pearl Harbor, remains from USS Oklahoma could be ID'd with new tests

...be reached.The Oklahoma was hit by at least nine torpedoes. A total of 429 men on the ship that day lost their lives.Engineers didn't refloat the battleship until November 1943. Remains recovered during the salvage operation were initially interred...

Bartram Trail Petersburg Trailhead to receive $100,000 for improvements

...release from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.The funds are coming from a partnership with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Savannah District, Southern Off-road...improvements, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will conduct a timber harvest operation...

Rants & Raves

...cover Augusta Tech? BECAUSE OF ALL THE recent accidents incurred by public transportation, would it be OK to ask a pilot, engineer or driver when was the last time he smoked a legalized joint before boarding? I WAS OUT EATING dinner at the S&S Cafeteria...

Metro area employment boost from Masters Tournament sees 4,000 jobs in April

...added 200 jobs in professional and business services since March, a category that encompasses everything from accountants to engineers, and 400 jobs in education and health services, which includes educators, hospital staff and social workers.Offsetting...

Memorial Day weekend delay likely in search for man missing in Thurmond Lake

...likely have personnel on site to continue surface searches.The recreation area is operated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and is one of the most popular parks on the lake. The end of the area including the beach off which Harper went missing has...

Best & Brightest: Kitty Shepherd, Homeschool

...superior student, accomplished musician and a gracious young woman, Kitty makes it easy for me to endorse her on her academic excellence and her upstanding character." ? Jim Coleman, principal engineer, Savannah River Remediation

Rants & Raves

...while they try to figure out how to shift traffic. Not only do you show your arrogance in doing a useless job but the traffic engineer who said the road would remain open also appears to have misspoken. WHAT A NASTY LOT of low-life scum who are slashing tires...