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All lives are important

...nonviolently protesting the deaths of Eric Garner in Staten Island, N.Y., and Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. It's so uncommon...the presumed culprits, and the people of Ferguson and Staten Island believe they won't be punished. If they are, it won't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-01/all-lives-are-important
Christopher Cooper

...entered into rest on Wednesday, August 27th, 2014. Born in Augusta, GA and a lifelong resident of the North Augusta-Beech Island, SC, area, he was a son of the late Lloyd N. Jr. and Corinne Wrenn Cooper. In addition to his companion and parents...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172322470
Augusta man dies by lethal injection

...into the river, leaving behind the blood-stained vehicle. Two days later, James C. Gray, 54, was kidnapped from Beech Island and taken to the end of a Bush Field runway. Mr. High, Mr. Morgan and Mr. Ruffin blindfolded him and shot him twice in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/07/met_324670.shtml
Officials seize more than 1,200 illegal giant snails

...snails through a tip from social media at the end of June. The department seized more than 200 snails from a person on Long Island, N.Y., who identified the seller in Georgia. The department then interviewed the seller and seized almost 1,000 more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-29/officials-seize-more-1200-ill
Evangelist of healing begins US crusade

...money, he wants their hearts. And so Bonnke will bring his crusade to Greensboro, N.C., on Sept. 12-13, then to Long Island and Houston, Chicago, Pittsburgh and beyond.He expects it will mirror his African experience, that stadiums will become...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-08-29/evangelist-healing-begin
Kaitlyn Marie Johnson - Kevin Taylor Harrison

...Doctor Ervin Finley Limehouse of Beech Island, South Carolina, officiated at the 7...late Mr. William Keith Hood all of Beech Island. Given in marriage by her mother and...greeted by Miranda Kaylyn Hood of Beech Island; Chelsea Alexis Pinion of Rock Hill...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=CE000172311465
Wedding
Columbia County Board of Education | The Augusta Chronicle

...86-classroom campus is spread across more than 70 acres. Stallings Island Middle School opened in 2008 on Blackstone Camp Road. The school was named for nearby Stallings Island, which is located in the Savannah River about eight miles from Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/education/columbia-county-boar
James Brown | The Augusta Chronicle

...1933 - December 25, 2006) called the Augusta-area home his entire life. Born in Augusta and maintaining a home in Beech Island, South Carolina until his death on Christmas Day in 2006, Brown maintained a business presence in Augusta while managing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/people/james-brown
Banks see a rebound in usage of branches

...Bridge Road in #Augusta. That tube-free toilet paper roll you see at Wal-Mart ? Kimberly-Clark makes that in Beech Island. Teavana, a part of the Starbucks empire, opened its store in the #Augusta Mall. Lt. Gen. Mark Bowman, the cyber director...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/tim-rausch/2014-08-29/banks-see-r
Police look for church burglar

Police are seeking a man who stole several items from a Beech Island church on Wednesday.Aiken County sheriff's deputies responded to a burglary about 11:30 a.m. at Amazing Grace Baptist...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-28/police-look-church-bur