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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
Punxsutawney Phil's handler stepping down

...Whether Punxsutawney Phil sees his shadow or not on Groundhog Day, one thing's for sure: The man who has been the...Punxsutawney Groundhog Club: http://www.groundhog.org Groundhog Day contest Tell us if Punxsutawney Phil will see his shadow...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/27/liv_49954.shtml
Life & style
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
Punxsutawney Phil predicts six more weeks of wintry weather

...saw" his shadow this chilly Groundhog Day morning, which according to tradition...seeing the Bill Murray movie "Groundhog Day," and just wanted to experience...Castledine said Sunday. What Groundhog Day entails is a lot of revelry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/03/liv_403208.shtml
Life & style
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
Atlanta Braves wait during post season

ATLANTA - Another October, another postseason for the Atlanta Braves. It's sort of baseball's version of Groundhog Day. And if the Braves manage to win a division series for the first time since 2001, center fielder Andruw Jones says...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/01/bra_430018.shtml
Braves
Bobcats hang on to drop Jags

These days, Augusta State coach Skip Fite feels like he's in the movies. Unfortunately, it's Groundhog Day. Seeking its first Peach Belt Conference win of the season, Augusta State had its opportunities Friday against No. 1 Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/01/bas_75277.shtml
Baseball
Five questions with Vic VanSant

...VanSant is a state biologist and regional supervisor for game management with the Department of Natural Resources. 1. Groundhog Day is Wednesday. What exactly is a groundhog? "They are rodents. They're from the same group as marmots. They're...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/31/met_441469.shtml
Metro
Davis wins runoff for Senate seat

More Augustans turned out to vote on a cold, rainy Groundhog Day than they did on a cold first Tuesday after New Year's, and they pushed Hardie Davis into the state Senate District 22 seat...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2010-02-03/davis-wins-runoff-senate
Government | Metro | Government
General predicts early spring for state

...Lee doesn't see his shadow on Groundhog Day. Handlers laid out Atkins-approved...who saw his shadow on the chilly Groundhog Day morning and predicted six more...six weeks of cold weather after Groundhog Day. Records show that the mean temperature...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/03/met_403222.shtml
Metro