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Answering readers' questions

...random day's paper from the 1950s to appreciate part of what Bill was talking about.The old Augusta Herald from Groundhog Day in 1955. Of the 18 stories or briefs that were featured on the front page of that edition, only one was about Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-11/answering-readers-questions
Pa. groundhog sees spring; Ga. counterpart sees cold

...River Game Ranch in Lilburn. Ranch employee Mary Jackson says about 600 onlookers braved a frigid morning to await his Groundhog Day prediction.Gen. Lee's handlers say he's been proven right about 94 percent of the time.Gen. Lee's forecast...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2013-02-02/groundhog-predicts-early-spr
Groundhog predicts early spring

...world's most famous groundhog predicted an early spring this morning.Punxsutawney Phil emerged just after dawn on Groundhog Day to make his 125th annual weather forecast in front of a smaller-than-usual crowd who braved muddy, icy conditions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-02-02/groundhog-predicts-early-spr
Latest News | Weather
Forecasters say cold likely to continue

...weeks of winter; if he doesn't, expect warm weather just around the corner.Today is the 125th anniversary of the Groundhog Day celebration in Punxsutawney, Pa.And what do meteorologists think about the hype around the groundhog and his weather-reading...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-02-01/forecasters-say-cold-likely-c
Metro | Weather
Super Bowl Sunday brings super ideas

...let's move on. What was the most important thing that happened in Augusta last week?"Smith hit the buzzer first. "Groundhog Day!""Wrong. Sales tax revenues were up 2.56 percent. The score is still 0-0. Now, what is the best thing in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2012-02-04/super-bowl-sund
February is full of great days

For such a short month, February has a lot going on. Groundhog Day was the first we noticed the month had arrived, but I don't think the possibility of six more weeks of winter scared anyone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-02-12/february-full-great-days
Warm winter to continue through March

...continue throughout this week and into March.This is in contrast to what Punxsutawney Phil predicted in Pennsylvania on Groundhog Day. Gen. Beauregard Lee, however, did not see see his shadow in Georgia and predicted an early spring.The average...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-02-20/warm-winter-continue-through
Hawks overcome tarmac tedium to beat Wizards

...repetitive use of the phrase "Groundhog Day" to describe the Wizards' season...becoming to feel like, well, "Groundhog Day." "It's frustrating. We...we'll get it done, but it's 'Groundhog Day' once again." The score was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/03/nba_513307.shtml
NBA
At Lent, we honor life, seek renewal

...Lenten season as a whole can be traced back to Hellenistic and Jewish customs. I think of Ash Wednesday as a religious Groundhog Day. It is the crossroads of winter and spring, the start of celebrating the Passion of Jesus Christ for 40 days, through...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/21/rel_512211.shtml
Your Faith
Georgia property tax cap proposal resurfaces

...governments of the revenue they need for crucial services like police protection and education. "This is a version of Groundhog Day," said state Rep. Ed Lindsey. Lindsey, a Republican who represents Atlanta's upscale Buckhead neighborhood...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/27/met_509215.shtml
Metro