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Stronger economy, cheaper gas mean clogged roads this Thanksgiving

...seventh consecutive year of growth.While promising, the figure is still 7.3 percent short of the 50.6 million high point reached in 2007, just before the recession.Like on every other holiday, the overwhelming majority of travelers ? almost...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-17/stronger-economy-cheaper-g
Georgia has no prayer of forgetting "Prayer in Jordan-Hare" loss to Auburn

...happened in 2013 is "a great play for a lot of people to learn from. You've got to go back to the smaller details, a high point in the ball or just knowing the situation, knocking the ball and just knowing your surroundings."Defensive lineman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-11-10/georgia-has-no-prayer-for
Silver Bluff runs past Barnwell for region title

...claiming a title was stronger than ice water down his back.The Bulldogs ran for eye-popping yardage and posted their highest point total in years to beat Barnwell 59-38 on Friday night.The win clinched the Region 5-AA title for Silver Bluff...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2015-10-30/silver-bluff
A matter of degrees

Marquette University has rescinded Bill Cosby's honorary degree. So has Fordham University and Brown University.High Point University nixed him from its advisory board. Spelman College got rid of its Cosby-endowed professorship. And Cosby's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-10-18/matter-degrees
Plant Vogtle expansion more than halfway done

...move them between areas for crews to monitor the process and ensure the concrete is settling right."This is the highest point right now," Rauckhorst said Thursday while standing atop the island's "superstructure," at an elevation of more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-15/plant-vogtle-expansion-more-h
Homeownership dips as market attempts to turn around

...percent at a rate twice the pace of overall inflation.Multifamily construction starts in 2014 also reached their highest point since 1989, according to the Harvard Research Center.Jeff Leitheiser, who lives in Gateway Crossing, said his job...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-08-21/homeownersh
Strom Thurmond shuts down North Augusta in turf debut

...streak to North Augusta (4-1) and gave the Rebels (5-0) their first win in the series since 2008. It was their highest point total against the Yellow Jackets since 2005."Our seniors, they've never beat North Augusta," Hillary said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-09-26/strom-thurmond-shuts-
Boehner leaving Congress

...his GOP caucus early this morning when he announced his decision in a closed-door session. It came one day after a high point of Boehner's congressional career, a historic speech by Pope Francis to Congress at Boehner's request.A focus...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-09-25/boehner-leave-congress
Former Jag Henrik Norlander earns his PGA Tour card for 2015-16 season

...playoff with Pieters. WALKER CUP: In Lytham St Annes, England, Britain and Ireland regained the Walker Cup with its highest points total on Sunday, beating the United States 16.5 to 9.5 at Royal Lytham and St Annes.Leading 7-5 after the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-09-13/former-jag-henrik-norlander-
History and pints on tap at Dublin's Guinness Storehouse

...perfect pint, or at the Gravity Bar, a circular, glass-walled space on the top floor of the Storehouse, one of the highest points in Dublin, with floor-to-ceiling views of the city.You can also pay extra for the "Connoisseur Experience...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/food/2015-11-07/history-and-pints-tap-dublins-