•  
  •  
Georgia Department of Labor reports net gain of 600 jobs in August

...six-county Augusta area. Gains were seen in health, education and hospitality, offsetting...in local government and education and health services sectors.The August figures...administrative and support services, health care and social assistance, and trade...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-18/georgia-department-labor-r
SMART Girls helping build skills for local females

...Girls has been a Boys & Girls Club program for years, the 2014 version is more results-oriented, grounded in research by health, wellness and education professionals.The latest model caters to various learning styles and supports self-directed learning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-19/smart-girls-helping-build-sk
TB case reported at Martinez Elementary

...tuberculosis.The Georgia Department of Public Health informed school officials to isolate the...from the Georgia Department of Public Health.A positive skin test does not mean a...will be notified by the Columbia County Health Department and will need further evaluation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-19/tb-case-reported-martinez
Gauge of US economy edges up 0.2 percent in August

WASHINGTON - A gauge designed to predict the economy's future health rose in August but at a much slower pace than in July.The Conference Board said Friday that its index of leading indicators rose...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-19/gauge-us-economy-edges-02-
Kirby: Woman's funeral features favorite Joke of the Day

...service," he wrote."My good friend, Ron Cawthon's mother recently passed away at the age of 90. In her later years, her health was in decline, but not her sense of humor. She loved the Joke of the Day and would retell them to family members, laughing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-18/kirby-womans-funeral-features
Rants & Raves

...lunches at public schools because Michelle Obama has dictated that kids eat "healthy." As the empress, she can define "health" to suit her needs, and "healthy," as she defines, it tastes terrible. The emperor and empress don't eat the same type...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-18/rants-raves
Ironman pumps money into downtown Augusta businesses

...for Sprint Foods and Metro Market, said the store will cater to athletes and spectators the day of the competition, offering health-conscious items, grab-and-go sandwiches, wraps and salads."It's an ideal location," Felz said. "We're going...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-09-19/ironman-pum
Offensive woes might keep Atlanta Braves out of playoffs

...RBI) haven't produced the power numbers the Braves were counting on. Evan Gattis has been plagued by injuries and other health problems. Andrelton Simmons is hitting just .243 and Gonzalez has tried eight different players in the leadoff spot, without...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-18/offensive-woes-might-kee
Candidates for Ga. governor spar over jobless rate

...Economic Forecasting Center at Georgia State University, said unemployment rates don't give an accurate snapshot of economic health, and the state appears to be doing better economically than the unemployment rate alone might suggest. Dhawan, who does a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-09-18/candidates-ga-
Mattie Stewart

...Mrs. Mattie Ruth White Stewart, 85, originally of Girard, GA died Saturday, September 13, 2014, at Lake Crossing Health Center, Appling, GA. Funeral services will be held Saturday, September 20, 2014, 11:00 a.m. at Waynesboro Deliverance...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172507966