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Rep. Sims won't run again

...will not seek re-election to the Georgia House of Representatives, but will serve the...made in a news release from the Georgia House of Representatives. "Serving the citizens...interests at heart as I conclude my time in the House," Sims said in the statement. "I am...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-01/rep-sims-wont-seek-another-t
Kirby: Another Augustan visited White House in 1980

...previous millennium, called to thank me for including his name in Sunday's history quiz about the Augustan who went to the White House in 1980. The fully correct quiz answer was Larry Sconyers, who served barbecue in June 1980. But Clyde said he went in 1980...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-29/kirby-another-augustan-visite
Haley vetoes money to promote Woodrow Wilson Home

...were $60,000 for the Newberry Opera House and $500,000 for "Undiscovered SC...came from Richland County, which owns the house. After moving to Columbia from Augusta...1871 to build the 4,000-square-foot house on land that cost $1,850.The family...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-06-30/haley-vetoes-money-promote-wood
Boosting overtime: Obama calls for broader coverage

...the 40th percentile of income. The White House said 56 percent of those who would benefit...Today, it's just 8 percent, the White House says.The beneficiaries would be people...week and received overtime.The White House's proposed changes will be open for public...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-30/boosting-overtime-obama-ca
Obama proposes to make more workers eligible for overtime pay

...Today, it's just 8 percent, the White House says.The long-awaited overtime rule...the 40th percentile of income. The White House said 56 percent of those who would benefit...week and received overtime.The White House's proposed changes will be open for public...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-30/obama-proposes-make-more-w
Dine & Dish: DeShawn's rings bell for happy diners

...follow my brother's advice and hold out to make sure you don't fill up too soon!My sister-in-law Shannon had ordered a house salad with her meal, which involved a trip to the salad bar. She returned with a huge plate of greens topped with cucumbers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-06-30/dine-dish-deshawns-ri
Education, cooperation boost Georgia economy, officials say

...which now has 2,000 employees, and Atlanta Tech Village, a tech incubator started by a young entrepreneur that has grown to house 85 other startups."Manufacturing has always been a steadfast foundation for Augusta, but are there other avenues that you...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-06-30/education-b
Ramblin' Rhodes: 7th Augusta Amusements season brings in big band, country, rock, more

...the Stars TV shows and at Disneyland, Busch Gardens, the Big Apple Circus, the Royal Hanneford Circus and even The White House. THE MCCARTNEY YEARS: (Friday, Feb. 26, $45) Obviously, this touring production is a tribute to the legendary singer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-07-01/ramblin-rhodes-7th-au
Pre-Civil War baseball card, circa 1860, will be auctioned

...seminal cards from the beginning of the game," said Chris Ivy, director of sports auctions at the Dallas-based auction house. "The fact that it's got a direct link to a member of the team and has been in the same family for over 150 years is very...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-06-30/pre-civil-war-baseball-card-circa
Barbara Bullock

...Church, Thomson. She enjoyed gardening, bird watching, reading, sewing and loved spending time with her family at the Lake House. Mrs. Bullock was preceded in death by her father, Paul Bonnette; mother, Virginia Bolin McKie; stepfather, Charlie McKie...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175197076