Around the block

...recently published history of Lake Olmstead called 12 Monkeys & A Green Jacket.The lake, created in 1873, was once a hot spot with social clubs and recreational facilities. Mullins is the owner of Mullins Law Firm PC in Augusta. He has written...

Dozen horses killed in Georgia barn fire

...are a lot of flammable materials, including hay to feed the horses and wood shavings.Investigators say the cause of the fire wasn't immediately known. Firefighters were expecting to find hot spots for days because the barn was so big.

Crews working apartment fire

...a statement from spokeswoman Dee Griffin.As of 5:10 p.m., Griffin said crews were still on scene "looking for hot spots.""One unit was completely destroyed and five others suffered severe smoke damage," Griffin said. "Thank goodness...

Across the region

...wood shavings.Investigators say the cause of the fire wasn't immediately known.Firefighters were expecting to find hot spots for days because the barn was so big.Boy, 8, dies after being hit by carGREENVILLE, S.C. - Authorities say an...

SC fighting trash with phone app

...teaming up to reduce areas of excessive litter "hot spots" on South Carolina roads, according to an...dirty areas already on the radar?"As for the hot spots, we don't keep a list of the hot spots that people call in," said Lyles on Tuesday...

New car models for 2015

...some higher-end features: standard keyless entry, standard rear-view camera and optional 4G cellular and W-Fi hot-spot capability. Powered by a 1.4-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine with 138 horsepower, mated to a six-speed...

Richmond County seeing fewer tickets issued in 2014; deputies cite voluntary compliance

...Chronicle's analysis found that Bobby Jones Expressway, Inter state 20 and River Watch Park way were the top three hot spots for speeding tickets. Those roads accounted for more than 3,700 tickets through the first nine months of the year...

CDC announces enhanced screening efforts to contain Ebola

...going to make a difference in the end," Kenyon said. But, he cautioned, "we still have a long way to go. There are hot spots in all of the countries."And there is still a need, despite pleas from leaders, to change some traditional practices...

STEM workforce needed for future, Technology Association of Georgia says

...idea that they need to add more of these classes to the curriculum," said Grace Belangia, the co-founder of techie hot spot The Clubhou.se. "We're just sort of playing catch-up a little bit."Through The Clubhou.se, launched downtown...

A boat adds to enjoyment on the lake

...crappies. What were the BH years? Before Hybrids.White bass would gather in schools of several acres, with one hot spot White Bass Island up Georgia's Little River and more or less opposite Mistletoe State Park. This was a tiny island...