December pet adoptions fall at Augusta shelter

...vaccinations and microchips included in the costs.Another contributor, she said, is the department's "Home for the Holidays" foster program, in which it works with its nonprofit volunteer organization, Friends of the Animal Shelter...

Chronicle continues holiday traditions

When you work in the news media, a regular rotation on the holiday schedule is what you sign up for.

2014 Arts Preview: Music

...Miller OrchestraDec. 4: Doyle Lawson & QuicksilverDec. 5: Palmetto MastersingersDec. 6: Clint BlackDec. 9: Home for the Holidays ? American Big BandDec. 10: Viennese ChristmasDec. 13: B.J. ThomasDec. 14: Crystal Gayle ? Christmas ShowDec...

Shopgirl: Finch & Fifth is worth a drop-by

...Center's newest bar, opened a few weeks ago and it's worth a drop-by. Need a place to meet an old friend home for the holidays, or just a new stop on your weekend circuit? This place is serving fantastic food, impressive drinks, and is...

Jameis Winston, AJ McCarron both named top player

Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron won the Maxwell Award, given to college football's player of the year, while Florida State's Jameis Winston was named the Walter Camp player of the year in a separate announcement and won the Davey O'Brien Award, given to the nation's top quarterback.

Trees for Troops brightens holidays for Fort Gordon families

...FedEx could make her house look like normal and help her children cope with the possibility their dad won't be home for the holidays."It's going to be different, but we are going to try to make it as close to usual as possible," Schubert...

Weather slows some flights in, out of Augusta Regional Airport

...At first, I did not know what I was going to do," she said. "For a second, I thought I wouldn't be home for the holidays."Bunch said this was her first round-trip flight.Among other things, she said she learned always to board...

Motivation plentfiul for bitter AFC North rival Ravens, Steelers

BALTIMORE - John Harbaugh and the Ravens will spend the holiday with their most bitter rival, the Steelers. Both teams have plenty of motivation, because Thursday night's game has playoff ramifications.

Holiday events: Music

...Dreaming, for sale at concert; (706) 733-7339 or info@josefpatchen.comAUGUSTA OPERA HOLIDAY CONCERT: HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS: 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2, Reid Memorial Presbyterian Church, 2261 Walton Way; $45 adults, $35 seniors...

Columbia County sees rush of weapons license applicants

...clay pigeons."My dad has his (license), and I just turned 21 three months ago," Caudill said. "I'm home for the holidays from school, so I figured I'd get it. I was planning on getting it anyway. It's something good to have...