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'Go Downtown' event seeks to bring GRU students, employees to businesses

...jointly sponsored by Georgia Regents University, the Downtown Development Authority and the Mayor's Office to foster an environment that is welcoming for the college community and will create business for merchants. "It's an effort to bring more students...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-09-18/go-downtown
Macon, Ga., pastor wins Augusta VA's resident chaplain of year

...graduated from the accredited one-year program that's designed for clergy members who aspire to be chaplains in the clinical environment.Much like medical residencies, students are paid a $32,000 stipend and spend 20 hours a week in the classroom in intensive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-18/macon-ga-pastor-wins-augusta
Pass regs to protect water

...to restore protections to the streams that crisscross Georgia. You can submit a comment in support of their plan online until Oct. 20.Brianna MerrittMartinez (The writer is an intern for the advocacy group Environment Georgia.)

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-18/pass-regs-protect-water
Adam Scott, Steve Williams part ways

...conditions at Gleneagles."It's all about preparing them for next week's examination paper in this week's competitive environment," he said. "Also they will get to do that in a very strong tournament and where the Ryder Cup has been held in the past...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-09-17/adam-scott-steve-williams-pa
Georgia's Hutson Mason putting up modest numbers

...ball."Mason is looking at the positives of improving in the passing game from the Clemson win and doing it in a hostile environment while Malcolm Mitchell and Justin Scott-Wesley remain sidelined.Freshman Isaiah McKenzie had a 36-yard reception for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-09-17/georgias-hutson-mason-put
Bottom line

...But mourning at its base suggests a quiet, contemplative dignity accompanied by the gift of a survivor's valuable time. That's hard to experience in a quickie environment more often associated with checking your balance at an ATM.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-16/bottom-line
With MOX program's many drawbacks, its support remains puzzling

...converting the WGP into fuel to be sold to U.S. commercial nuclear energy plants. WGP (mainly Pu-239) remains in the environment for thousands of years after release.The 50 tons of WGP to be included in the MOX program would be derived by dismantling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-09-14/mox-programs-man
Columbia County school officials appoint Evans High and Evans Middle principals to new positions

...his administrative knowledge and experience will be a welcomed support to system efforts to maintain a positive, safe environment for students and employees."Replacing Brigdon at Evans High will be Evans Middle School Principal Michael Johnson, who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-15/columbia-county-school-of
Is Federal Reserve really driving stock prices? The assumption is dubious

...fiscal stimulus (government spending involving deficits) is attempted, and entrepreneurs are faced with a similar hostile environment.Advocates of the unproductive stock-price-effect point of view implicitly try to tie the Fed's new money with stock...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-09-14/federal-reserve-
Reforms show results, juvenile justice officials say

...change. We're talking about saving lives."So far, 102 schools in 42 counties share 64 officers, and educators say the environment is more positive now than with the strict, zero-tolerance approach of before that handled every fight, outburst or major...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-13/reforms-show-results-j