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Be kind to environment

...planet, too many conservative Republicans refuse to entertain the theory that the behavior of humankind has an effect on our environment and climate. I propose to view this topic from a different angle. Please remove the term "global warming" from our vernacular...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-05-21/be-kind-environment
The principal matters: A school's success lies with its top leader

...In addition, principals need to ensure a pleasant work environment, as well as the ability to provide support for teachers with instructional...chance to observe students and teachers in a non-school environment displaying exceptional talent is great. LESS THAN 30 years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-05-24/principal-matter
2015 Lexus LS 460 worth the money

...to call the 2015 Lexus LS 460 a car, or even a luxury sedan.The quiet interior, silky smooth ride and roomy, upscale environment of this flagship Lexus make it more of a haven from the stresses of the day than an automobile. Heck, the LS 460 doesn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-05-22/2015-lexus-ls-460-worth-money
FBI says investigation into Allendale train derailment ongoing

...Officials told locals at a community meeting near the derailment that the leak should not have any long-term impacts on the environment, even though clean-up was delayed for two days due to federal investigators working the scene.The following week, CSX...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-22/fbi-says-investigation
Best & Brightest: Stefan Zotovic, South Aiken High School

...opportunities in his lifetime that will allow him to make an impact on people on a grand scale. What he most wants in a school is an environment that will prepare him for these challenges and continue to broaden his horizons. He will flourish at a school that values...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-22/best-and-brightest-stefan-zot
Christian church is receiving a purging

...will follow the deterioration of the mainline Protestant world and that will fundamentally alter the religious and cultural environment in the West."That was six years ago. While many of his observations regarding the trending of American culture away from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-05-22/christian-church-receivi
Bayvale students, teachers ready for summer break

...Others were not so keen to leave school for several months."The students here are fun and nice, and it's a good learning environment. I've done a lot of fun work this year," 10-year-old Shanta Williams said. "I kind of just want the year to start...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-05-22/bayvale-students-teachers
SC senators say Heigel has the right experience to balance business, environmental interests

...thought she was very competent," Timberlake said. "We appreciate that she understands the intersection between a healthy environment for our water, our air and clean energy."Senators' only question to Heigel involved her residency. Heigel said she...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-21/sc-senators-say-heigel-has-ri
Activists take stand against Arctic oil drilling

...keep the petroleum giant from its $6 billion effort to open new oil and gas reserves in one of the world's most dangerous environments.But environmental groups in the Pacific Northwest are sensing a political shift surrounding energy production, and have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-14/activists-take-stand-again
Augusta scores in middle of AARP 'livability' index

...lower one than Savannah and Columbus, both of which garnered a 52.Augusta performed best in the categories of engagement, environment and housing. It boasted above-average numbers of arts and cultural institutions and opportunities for civic engagement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-14/augusta-scores-middle-aa