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Baby born in Georgia Wal-Mart

...ambulance company, says the woman delivered her baby inside the store before paramedics could arrive.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports the new mother and her baby were taken to Northside Hospital for evaluation.Wal-Mart officials did...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-28/baby-born-georgia-wal-mart
Atlanta lawyer embezzled millions, suit says

...closings has been accused by his own practice of embezzling more than $30 million from escrow accounts.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Nathan E. "Nat" Hardwick IV, who ran the residential practice at Morris Hardwick Schneider, allegedly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-27/atlanta-lawyer-embezzl
Tech alum to give historic football to school

...win over Cumberland in 1916. His plans for the ball will undoubtedly please Yellow Jackets fans, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports."It's not mine," said Ryan Schneider, a 46-year-old Atlanta patent attorney. "It's for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/georgia-tech/2014-08-26/tech-alum-give-histo
Ex-DeKalb official faces charges

...personal goods and services from October 2010 to February 2014. An investigation by WSB-TV and The Atlanta Journal-Constitution highlighted $16,000 in personal purchases Boyer made with her county purchasing card. The television station...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-26/ex-dekalb-official-faces-cha
Georgia's State Board of Pardons and Paroles reinstates gun rights to convicted felons

...Paroles.The board restored firearms rights for more than 1,400 felons between 2008 and 2013, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported Sunday. Gun rights were restored for 666 people last year, which is 10 times the number from six years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-24/georgias-state-board-pardons-
Across Georgia

...private attorneys $125 an hour to defend the commission and its executive director against the claims, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported.That decision comes after At tor ney General Sam Olens said his office couldn't defend itself and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-23/across-georgia
Georgia receiver Justin Scott-Wesley to sit out opener

...Justin Scott-Wesley is dealing with an ankle injury that kept him out of practice Friday, but The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported offensive coordinator Mike Bobo said the junior won't play in the opener against Clemson even if he's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-23/georgia-receiver-justin-s
Missing Atlanta zoo owl found on neighborhood porch

...went missing from Zoo Atlanta has been found on the front porch of a home about a half-mile away.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Soren the barn owl was found after members of the zoo's bird team responded to a call about a possible...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-18/missing-atlanta-zoo-owl-foun
Georgia county increases taxes 17 percent

...the increase with a 4-3 vote.The increase is the first of its kind in more than two decades.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports (http://on-ajc.com/1skqrx2) that the tax raise is expected to pay for countywide services...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-07/georgia-county-increases-taxe
Georgia commission struggling to regulate for-profit schools

...commission's director say the organization would likely be more effective with more resources.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported Sunday that the Georgia Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission has certified that for-profit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-10/georgia-commission-struggling