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Hospitals | The Augusta Chronicle

...Affairs medical centers and Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center - continue to draw patients from across Georgia and South Carolina. Health care construction in Augusta remains strong, with some projects starting even as others finish. University...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/hospitals
Know shot options

...want to let people know that they have a choice, because many parents still are not aware there is one.Georgia and South Carolina have medical and religious exemptions from vaccinating children. Parents should educate themselves regarding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-08-17/know-shot-options
False police reports rare in Augusta

...of a missing mountain lion is still undetermined, but crimes of lying to the police are not taken lightly in Georgia and South Carolina.Anyone who gives or causes a false report of a crime can be charged with a misdemeanor that carries up to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-14/false-police-reports-r
Kirby: "Scenic" sign along expressway is still wrong

...question almost 20 years ago and he explained it had all been part of a tourism program in the 1980s shared by Georgia and South Carolina.The Calhoun Expressway was just a short part of a longer route that was supposed to encourage travelers to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-14/kirby-scenic-sign-along-expre
Rants & Raves

Comments from readers: I PROPOSE A NEW classification for drivers of Georgia and South Carolina. Cellphone drivers basically are the worst drivers on the roads. They never use their turn signals. They never stay with the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-11/rants-raves
Georgia lets expire 15-year ban on using coastal aquifer to stash river water for droughts

...Floridan aquifer sprawls over 100,000 square miles beneath all of Florida plus coastal portions of Alabama, Georgia and South Carolina, the Georgia coast sits over a portion known to be a sweet spot for particularly pure water."Our water quality...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-09/georgia-lets-expire-15-year-b
Young nuclear workers meeting in Augusta for annual conference

...speakers from the Plant Vogtle and V.C. Summer nuclear plants.With four new reactors under construction in Georgia and South Carolina, Augusta is an ideal location for the young workers to discuss the industry, said Sandra Stewart, a 33-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-08/young-nuclear-workers-meetin
New members wanted for Savannah River Site advisory board

...Site Citizens Advisory Board is accepting applications for panel members to serve during its 2015-2017 term.Georgia and South Carolina residents are eligible to apply, according to a news release. No special training, extensive knowledge of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-06/new-members-wanted-savannah-r
Back-to-school shoppers take note: Pay no tax this weekend

...better deals are and stick with that state."This year's sales tax holiday fell on the same weekend in both Georgia and South Carolina. It runs through Saturday in Georgia and extends into Sunday in South Carolina.In previous years the sales...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-08-01/back-school
Medical residency changes proposed

...group is proposing changes to the way graduate physicians are trained that could open the door for states like Georgia and South Carolina to add positions where they have historically been shortchanged, the co-chairwoman said.But the report...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-29/medical-residency-changes-pr