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Augusta area to see heightened road patrol this Labor Day

...compared with the same time in 2013."These numbers aren't just numbers," said Blackwood, the director of the Georgia Governor's Office of Highway Safety. "That's 123 more lives we're talking about. That's 123 more people going to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-28/augusta-area-see-heightened-
Democratic candidate for governor stresses innovation during Richmond County Technical Career Magnet School tour

...CSRA that, if elected, he would work to help all sections of the state.Jason Carter is the grandson of former Georgia governor and president Jimmy Carter, and currently a Georgia state senator. He will be running against incumbent governor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-08-13/carter-democra
Jason Carter speaks at Paine

Jason Carter, a Democratic candidate for Georgia governor, spoke today to the annual conference of the 6th Episcopal District of the CME Church meeting at Paine College. Augusta Mayor-Elect Hardie Davis also attended today's event.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-16/jason-carter-speaks-paine
Carter blasts Georgia governor over ethics complaint memo

ATLANTA - A memo by the head of the state ethics commission in which she claims an attorney for Gov. Nathan Deal threatened her agency during its investigation against the governor.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-15/carter-blasts-georgia-governo
Southern Democrats speak of faith in campaigns

...Worshippers listened as the Democrat running for Georgia governor read from his phone a New Testament verse about the...his religious beliefs while campaigning, first for Georgia governor and then president. But the broader message of a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-07-03/southern-democrats-speak-faith-
Test your knowledge of Augusta history

...which Augusta church?A. First PresbyterianB. First BaptistC. First ChristianD. St. John Methodist 9. The last Georgia governor from Augusta was:A. Carl SandersB. Marvin GriffinC. Ed RiversD. Gene Talmadge 10. Which was NOT a nickname...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-07/test-your-knowledge-augusta-h
Georgia Governor Nathan Deal to meet at Georgia Regents University on marijuana drug

Gov. Deal and the British manufacturer of a marijuana-derived drug will meet Tuesday at Georgia Regents University to discuss the possibility of clinical trials.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-07/deal-meet-gru-marijuana-drug
Faith offers valuable connection for Southern Democrats

...Worshippers listened as the Democrat running for Georgia governor read from his phone a New Testament verse about the...his religious beliefs while campaigning, first for Georgia governor and then president. But the broader message of a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-29/faith-offers-valuable-connect
School funding not political, Deal says

...responding to ads and stump speeches by Carter accusing the incumbent of cutting the state education budget more than any Georgia governor."There are a lot of politicians who say they care about education in election years. Then they cut education...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-06-19/school-funding
Bidding for Partridge Inn ends at $4.25 million

...hotelier Morris Partridge as his home and small hotel.The original property owner was George Walton, a former Georgia governor and one of three state signers of the Declaration of Independence.By 1910, Partridge opened The Partridge Inn...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-06-18/bidding-par