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Not as advertised

...where the Republican is taking on incumbent U.S. Rep. John Barrow.Based on the insinuations, one might think Allen, the founder of a successful construction firm, obtained lucrative government contracts through "insider deals" that drove up costs at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-15/not-advertised
Microsoft to buy Minecraft maker for $2.5 billion

...close in late 2014. Microsoft expects the acquisition to be break-even in fiscal 2015.In a blog post, Mojang said its founders are leaving the company.Microsoft is primarily known for business software like Word word processing and Outlook e-mail...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-15/microsoft-buy-minecraft-ma
Lady Bird's Texas wildflower center draws visitors by the thousands

...glimpse research on topics such as building green roofs to survive harsh heat.The center is the embodiment of the vision of its founder and namesake, the late first lady with a passion for native plants."I think my mother wanted to awaken a nation's conscience...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-09-13/lady-birds-texas-wildflower-center-
Filmmaker turns skills into effort to save animals

...it very clear that animals are dying at our shelter. We don't try to hide that," Miott said.Francis Battista, a co-founder of Best Friends Animal Society, a leading no-kill organization based in Utah, said finger-pointing won't help animals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-09-13/filmmaker-turns-skills-effort-save-
As Silicon Valley moves into health care, companies find there's no app for dealing with FDA

...giants that have famously disrupted so many industries are now facing their own unexpected disruption: regulation.Google co-founder Sergey Brin recently expressed his frustration with the complex web of rules that govern the field."Health is just so heavily...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-11/silicon-valley-moves-healt
Night at the Movies

...opens 9/12)THE EXPENDABLES 3 (PG-13): Barney and his team must take down Conrad Stonebanks, the Expendables co-founder and notorious arms trader. Exchange, Evans (ends 9/11)FORREST GUMP: AN IMAX EXPERIENCE (PG-13): A remastered version...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-09-10/night-movies
Chick-fil-A's Truett Cathy dies

...ATLANTA - S. Truett Cathy, the billionaire founder of the privately held Chick-fil-A...gravy.Under the religiously conservative founder, the chain gained prominence for its...Cathy's $6 billion fortune as the founder of Chick-fil-A puts him on the yearly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-08/chick-fil-truett-cathy-dies
SC Bible college founder pleads guilty

FLORENCE, S.C. - The founder of a Bible college in South Carolina faces more than 40 years in...students.Area media outlets report that Reginald Wayne Miller, the founder of Cathedral Bible College in Marion, pleaded Wednesday in federal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-04/sc-bible-college-founder-ple
Hackerspace is new frontier of creativity

...another," said Mitch Altman, 57, the founder of a similar setup in San Francisco called...foot in the door," said Heat Sync co-founder Jacob Rosen thal, 33. "It's their...IT security consultant and another co-founder of HeatSync, said those involved in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-05/hackerspace-new-frontier-c
Unswerving ideals

...made him a fortune, but his virtuous business practices and philanthropy made him famous.S. Truett Cathy, the beloved founder and longtime CEO of Chick-fil-A Inc., died Monday at age 93.The unwavering principles that made him a lightning rod...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-08/unswerving-ideals