Seattle restaurant succeeds with $15 minimum wage

SEATTLE - Menu prices are up 21 percent and you don't have to tip at Ivar's Sal­mon House on Seattle's Lake Union after the restaurant decided to institute the city's $15-an-hour minimum wage two years ahead of schedule.

Jeanette Weeks

NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Mrs. Jeanette Jones Weeks, 81, widow of the late Mr. Leslie Jones and the late Mr. Gene Weeks, entered into rest on Saturday, August 1st, 2015. Born in and a lifelong resident of Aiken County, SC, she was a daughter...

City Ink: VIPs turn out to honor former sheriff Ronnie Strength

...Kelly McIntyre; former chief jailer Maj. Gene Johnson and his wife, Clerk of Court Elaine...Sheriff Mike Hunt; private investigator Gene Staul cup and his wife, Luann; City Administrator...response to a City Ink item about Jack and Gene Long going on the Savannah Dio cesan Lourdes...

Gene Jackson

NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Mr. Gene Taylor Jackson, 86, husband of the late Ada Geneva Jackson, entered...veteran of World War II. Survivors include his three sons, Bruce Gene Jackson of Aiken, SC, and stepsons, Thomas House of Augusta...

Walter Subel

MARTINEZ, Ga. - Entered into rest Saturday, August 1, 2015, Walter Gene Subel, 79, husband of Patricia Hodges. Mr. Subel was a native of Summerdale, AL, but had lived in Martinez since 1984. As...

Gene Jackson

NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - The funeral service for Mr. Gene Taylor Jackson will be held this morning at 11:00 AM in the Chapel of Rowland Funeral Home with Dr. Larry Brown officiating...

Expectations now much higher for young golfers

...second-youngest winner behind Woods at Augusta) and a U.S. Open title that made him the youngest man with two majors since Gene Sarazen in 1922.Age is not the best measure these days. It's more about experience.Spieth turned 22 on Monday, and it...

WWE cuts ties with Hulk Hogan over racial slurs

...used racial slurs in a conversation caught on a sex tape.The company deleted most references to Hogan, who was born Terry Gene Bollea in Augusta, on its Web site and issued a statement Friday saying it had terminated its contract with him.In a statement...

Search for next Georgia Regents University police chief yet to begin

...populations," according to a news release. It said that no deadline had been set for completing the search and that Maj. Gene Maxwell and Maj.Earnest Black would lead the department in the meantime. McBride, who had led the department since 2006...

'Chronicle' ranks the 50 greatest Atlanta Braves moments

...MVP award, 199945. Bob Horner is drafted first overall, goes straight to majors and wins NL Rookie of the Year, 197846. Gene Garber ends Pete Rose's 44-game hitting streak, leaving him 12 short of Joe DiMaggio, Aug. 1, 197847. The Braves become...