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Multimillion dollar water park to be built near Grovetown

...to allow for the construction of a water park called Scuttle's Island, which will operate between Memorial Day and Labor Day.Bell held a 3 p.m. press conference today to announce a "$20 million investment that is expected to bring in 185...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-19/multimillion-dollar-water-
Residents share memories of Savannah River, Miller Theater

...was an organ and piano that were played for recitals or during intermissions.We were married on Aug. 30, 1941, on Labor Day weekend. Our weekly date still stood until the whole word changed on Dec. 7 at Pearl Harbor.? Kathryn McKie, Martinez...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-15/residents-share-memories-sava
Picnic celebrates 50 years of Chapel Under the Pines

...church members had gathered to remember and celebrate.For 50 years, every Sunday from the beginning of June through Labor Day, ministers stroll down to a floating dock to deliver the message. They might be Methodist, Presbyterian, Baptist...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-09-12/picnic-celebrates-50-yea
Rants & Raves

...blinker. She did not set a very good example for the drivers of Augusta. TELL ME THESE ARE people like most Americans. Labor Day weekend in Ferguson, Mo., there were tailgate parties, profiteers selling obscure wear items for quick money, a ranting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-12/rants-raves
Applications for US unemployment rise to 315K

...data covers the week ended Sept. 6, which included the Labor Day holiday. Unemployment benefits data can be more volatile...The seasonal adjustment is tricky in the week of the Labor Day holiday. Next week should see a clear drop."The last...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-11/applications-us-unemployme
Crash deaths drop as police emphasize road safety

...pattern of keeping our roads as safe as possible."On Labor Day weekend, Geor gia and South Carolina law enforcement joined...Tim Jenkins, of Columbia, said he postponed his Labor Day weekend plans because of the county's tougher enforcement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-06/crash-deaths-drop-poli
Labor Day holiday signals end to sluggish sea turtle nesting season

...summer laid their eggs at a much pokier pace.The sluggish nesting season for the giant sea turtles wrapped up over the Labor Day weekend. And preliminary numbers show volunteers in Georgia, South Carolina and North Carolina counted far fewer loggerhead...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-06/labor-day-holiday-signals-end
US job growth drops to 142,000, slowest in 8 months

...revised later as government statisticians adjust for unusual seasonal factors such as the reopening of school and the Labor Day holiday, said Patrick O'Keefe, director of economic research at the accounting and consulting firm CohnReznick...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-05/us-job-growth-drops-142000
2014 Arts Preview: Music

...30 p.m. fourth Saturdays, Jessye Norman School of the Arts; $5 advance, $7? Candlelight Jazz Series: May-Labor Day, Augusta Common? The Sunset Music & Arts at Heritage Pine concert series: 1229 Pine St.; (706) 821-1797; free, bring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-09-04/2014-arts-preview-mus
Phil Mickelson can add to Cherry Hills legacy

...tie there for me."And for all of them, there is work to be done.The BMW Championship, which starts today after a Labor Day finish outside Boston, is the final chance for 30 players to advance to the Tour Championship with all its perks, from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-09-03/phil-mickelson-can-add-cherr