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Savannah River Site | The Augusta Chronicle

...the site's aging reactors slowed and eventually stopped as they were mothballed. The business of bombs at SRS turned to the labor of cleanup during the 1990s, and the work force went from about 25,000 to about 13,000. Today's SRS advocates say...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/businesses/savannah-river-site
New Pendleton King Park waterfall is volunteers' labor of love

...more than 500 hours on water-quality monitoring, groundwater monitoring and soil analysis, in addition to helping with the labor-intensive job of removing invasive plants, according to the Pendleton King Park Foundation.The job took the combined efforts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-09/new-pendleton-king-park-wate
Rants & Raves

...a 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
IMF leader says women vital for global recovery

...third-largest economy out of a long deflationary slump. As its workforce ages and shrinks, Japan needs women to help fill labor shortages and drive economic growth.Last week, Abe appointed five women as ministers in a Cabinet reshuffle, matching the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-12/imf-leader-says-women-vita
Aiken couple carry on tradition of Sir Big Spur

...handlers nor for them to shuttle the mascot to and from games.That's OK, Albertelli said, citing the tradition as a "labor of love.""They couldn't pay us to do anything else," he said. "They wouldn't come up with enough money."Now...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-09-12/aiken-couple-carry-tradit
Picnic celebrates 50 years of Chapel Under the Pines

...ministry the 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, Catholic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-09-12/picnic-celebrates-50-yea
After busy Labor Day, Georgia rangers prepare for hunting seasons

After a busy Labor Day weekend, working four boating incidents...waters.In comparison, going into the Labor Day holiday last year there were 79 boating...stable for the remainder of the year, as Labor Day traditionally marks the unofficial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-03/after-busy-labor-day-g
Paine College committee talks about plans to address school's problems

...institution will overcome its challenges and "continue to grow and prosper."Committee Chairman Michael Thurmond, a former Georgia labor commissioner, said policies are being strengthened and finances are being scrutinized in order to remove Paine from probation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-10/paine-college-committee-t
Applications for US unemployment rise to 315K

...applications in the past month remained low.The Labor Department says that weekly applications...week ended Sept. 6, which included the Labor Day holiday. Unemployment benefits data...adjustment is tricky in the week of the Labor Day holiday. Next week should see a clear...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-11/applications-us-unemployme
Business and employer summit set for Sept. 30

...at Augusta Technical College, Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler and others will...The event is sponsored by Georgia's labor department and Augusta area employer committees...businesses next year, in addition to new labor department initiatives.Registration is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-09-10/business-an