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Last coal train this week for UGA

ATHENS, Ga. -- A lonesome train whistle will mark the end of an era on the University of Georgia campus this week, or at least the beginning of the end. The train, a short line called the Athens Line, is scheduled to roll parallel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-29/last-coal-train-week-uga
'Star Wars geek' Chris Conley didn't hear band's tribute after first touchdown

...inside and outside of the Bulldog Nation with Retribution, a slick 26-minute Star Wars fan film produced on the Georgia campus and featuring cameos by coach Mark Richt and tailback Todd Gurley.Besides directing Retribution, the 6-foot-3...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-11-23/star-wars-geek-chris-conl
Azziz tells UNLV about Augusta challenges

...Azziz took center stage.Azziz has been criticized for planning questionable expenditures as president of the Augusta, Ga., campus and is named as a defendant in an age discrimination lawsuit recently filed by a fired university fundraiser.When...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-11/azziz-tells-unlv-about-augus
Rants & Raves

...so badly that they now plan to possibly "repurpose" the campus and move things closer to the Medical College of Georgia campus? Those historic buildings (Benet House, Payne Hall and Rains Hall) need to be maintained. As for the mills, I...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-12/rants-raves
Former Georgia running back Isaiah Crowell still nursing NFL ambition

...an NFL career.Once the nation's top running back prospect, Crowell was arrested at a vehicle checkpoint on the Georgia campus last June. He was charged with carrying a concealed weapon and possession of a weapon on school property. Prosecutors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2013-08-18/former-georgia-running-ba
Athens mayor says some pot use OK

...Nancy Denson announced her pro-pot position for the first time Wednesday night at a debate on the University of Georgia campus.Denson told dozens of students and Athens residents: "I'd like to see small amounts of marijuana decriminalized...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-03-20/athens-mayor-says-some-pot-u
On heels of $700,000 lawsuit, Deal wants overhaul of ethics agency

...Assignments.But Deal will call for a new 12-member commission, he told reporters after a speech on the University of Georgia campus.Under this proposal, Deal said each of the three branches of Georgia government would appoint members to the commission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-07/heels-700000-lawsuit-deal-wan
Medical College of Georgia class of 2014 receives hoods, readies for graduation

...of the Augusta campus. "We are hardworking and will achieve many of our high goals."Elstad, of the Athens, Ga., campus, agreed, and emphasized the close bond she had developed with her classmates."We have a bond stronger than most...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-05-08/medical-college-georgia-c
Georgia expands doctor pipeline

...starting the three-year family medicine residency is Barbara "Joy" Jones of Warner Robins. She graduated from the Georgia campus of Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, in the Gwinnett County town of Suwanee. Jones picked the Gwinnett...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-23/georgia-expands-doctor-pipel
Phelps wins in tuneup meet at the University of Georgia

...fell into a curb, requiring surgery.Phelps is set to swim three events at the weekend meet on the University of Georgia campus, a hastily arranged event that gave some of the top swimmers on the East Coast a chance to swim one more time competitively...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-11/phelps-wins-tuneup-m