Georgia, states have power to restrict Ebola patients

...law differs from state to state, there is legal precedent to back it up, said Montrece...and a right to counsel while in others it is not, Ransom said. In Illinois, for example...understanding of the disease, and whether one is needed to stop transmission."Ebola is...

Eagles quarterback continues his scoring streak

...but on the fourth try, linebacker Mitchell Roland came up big, recovering Ellison's fumbled option pitch at the 19.NEXT: Georgia Southern will be back in action Nov. 8 against Texas State in San Marcos, Texas. Game time is 4 p.m.

Search of alleged steroid dealer's home yielded drugs, firearms

...resigned, according to him, because of an unfair social media storm he faced.Paquette, who faces drug and weapon charges, is free on bond.Paquette's brother, Cameron Paquette, also faces charges after being accused of threatening a Richmond County...

When the 'juice' is loose

The problem is overpowering.Recent national events have...appearance.Steroid abuse among police officers is not unique to Augusta. A cultural acceptance...hardware at law enforcement's fingertips is worthless ? and dangerous ? if any of...

Westside's Reynolds is Player of the Week

...father, Marcus, starred as a Patriots receiver, Josh Reynolds is doing the same. In last Friday's 48-0 win against Glenn Hills...pass and also returned an interception for a touchdown.Reynolds is The Augusta Chronicle's Player of the Week."My dad tells...

Richmond County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...Crime The Richmond County Sheriff's Office is charged with law enforcement duties in...County, Georgia. The Sheriff's Office is made up of nine divisions and numerous specialized...teams. The most visible of these divisions is Field Operations, the public face...

Daniel Field | The Augusta Chronicle

...June 8, 2009 Daniel Field Daniel Field is Augusta's secondary airport, primarily responsible...on Wrightsboro Road in Augusta. The airport is owned and operated by the City of Augusta, and is managed by the General Aviation Commission...

Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant | The Augusta Chronicle

...Plant, the formal name for Plant Vogtle, is located near Waynesboro in Burke County, Georgia. The facility is home to two nuclear reactor units that began operation in the late 1980s. Each unit is capable of generating 1,215 megawatts...

Eisenhower Army Medical Center | The Augusta Chronicle

...Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center is on pace this year to exceed the number...Eisenhower Army Medical Center Eisenhower is the military medical center for the southeastern...United States. The 300-bed facility also is the specialized treatment center for the...

Columbia County Crime | The Augusta Chronicle

...Crime The Columbia County Sheriff's Office is responsible for law enforcement in...enforcement officers, the Patrol Division is organized into four squads, consisting...a Vice and Narcotics Unit. A K-9 team is maintained for manhunts and drug interdiction...