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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
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
Obama vows fight on voting rights

...Trey Martinez Fischer, San Antonio Democrat, said he believes after attending the meeting that Texas will become "ground zero" for the federal government's efforts to respond to the Supreme Court ruling.Texas Gov. Rick Perry and other Lone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/twt/news/2013-07-30/obama-vows-fight-voting-rights
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
Marketing exec brings big-city experience back home

...attack. She witnessed first-hand the after effects unfold from her Manhattan apartment, just 30 blocks away from "Ground Zero.""I tell people it's almost like a face missing two front teeth," Heffernan said. "It was such a distinctive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-08-04/marketing-e
Beaufort-bound Augustans might see stars this summer

...might spot some famous faces.Dream Coast Films announced Friday the popular fishing and vacation venue will also be ground zero for a new movie, Route 65 Nashville, with stars including Eric Roberts, Naomi Judd, Johnny Messner, Rachel Hunter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2013-07-13/beaufort-bound
Columbia County honors victims, heroes, of Sept. 11, 2001, attacks

...everyday heroes."The Rev. Cynthia Taylor, of The Church of the Holy Comforter, served at St. Paul's Church at Ground Zero months after the attacks. "To all who serve our country, to all first responders, thank you for the impossible job...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-09-11/columbia-county-honors-victim