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Public meetings set in January for Columbia County school rezoning

...rezoning, which officials say is being brought on by rapid growth in the county, primarily in the Grovetown area.Ground zero for the growth is Baker Place Ele mentary.The school has an official capacity of 900 pupils, but currently has more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-12-09/public-meetings-set-janua
Cybersecurity war waged in office parks

ARLINGTON, Va. - Ground zero in the nation's fight against cybercrime hides in plain sight, in a nondescript suburban office building with no government seals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-14/cybersecurity-war-waged-of
Augusta Commission to review deal with Sentinel probation company

The Augusta Commission is to vote Tuesday on extending a contract with the private probation company that is ground zero for a legal battle over private, for-profit probation companies.Richmond County State Court Chief Judge Richard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-20/augusta-commission-rev
Once-soaring tech stocks sink in sobering comedown

...communications."Tech is where the action is," says longtime industry analyst Roger Kay.Pessimists view the tech sector as Ground Zero for a long-overdue reckoning. They say the stock market that has been pumped up by the flood of money that the Federal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-11/once-soaring-tech-stocks-s
Old Bulldogs have new roles

...stayed at running back."Green played cornerback at Camden County High School, so he doesn't feel like he's at ground zero. Richt said after only one practice that Green "looked pretty natural out there" as a cornerback."I think I'm...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-03-26/old-bulldogs-have-new-rol
Florida State No. 1 atop final AP poll after winning BCS championship

...himself in Bowden's old shoes where titles will be expected from a passionate fan base."You've got to go back to ground zero and you can't worry about expectations," Fisher said Tuesday. "That's the thing, once expectations get so high...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-01-07/florida-state-no-1-atop-f
Ex-House Speaker Foley dead

...replaced as speaker by his nemesis, Georgia Republican Rep. Newt Gingrich, who later called Washington state the "ground zero" of the sweep that gave Republicans their first control of the House in 40 years. Foley, it turned out, was their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2013-10-18/ex-house-speaker-foley-dea
Area ceremonies remember the victims of 9/11

...Augusta's commemoration ceremony almost every year. As a New York native, she and her family lost friends who worked near ground zero.LeCount's brother, Jimmy Wright, was a steel worker in New York City at the time and was one of many called to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-11/area-ceremonies-remember-vict
9/11 homecoming carries special meaning for Fort Gordon soldiers

...to Augusta on Wednesday after their latest deployment fighting the battles that spawned from the smoldering rubble of ground zero.As in New York, Pennsylvania and Virginia, families and friends in Augusta cried, embraced and reflected on how the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-11/911-homecoming-carries-specia
Texas House passes nation's most restrictive abortion bill

...abortion limits widely seen as the most restrictive in the nation and, in doing so, guaranteed the state will remain ground zero in the white-hot national debate over life and choice.The legislation, which cleared the chamber by a vote of 96-49...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/twt/news/texas-house-passes-nations-most-restrictiv