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Thanksgiving holiday sees twice as many home fires than any other time of year

...Hospital say they treat more burns throughout the holidays."Children are curious, especially smaller children, and we see a large number of scald burns during Thanksgiving," said Dr. Fred Mullins, president of Joseph M. Still Burn Center at Doctors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-25/thanksgiving-holiday-sees-twi
U.S. Open champion Martin Kaymer rewards himself with Christmas at home

...about that."But when asked about a world tour, Finchem made it sound as though the three satellite tours could be part of a larger, global picture. TWO IN A ROW: Americans have cornered the market when it comes to European Tour Rookie of the Year.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-11-25/us-open-champion-martin-kaym
Augusta Fire Department welcomes delivery of first of 15 new trucks in $8 million upgrade

...8 million. Only one truck has been delivered. The rest will arrive a few at a time through mid-2015.It's one of the largest purchases the fire department has made in a long time, Hartshorne said."One of the advantages of upgrading two-thirds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-24/augusta-fire-department-takes
Health care M&A leads global deal surge

...year for deal making, the health care industry is a standout.Large drugmakers are buying and selling businesses to control costs...partner handling M&A at law firm Akin Gump in New York.To a large extent, the deals are being driven by "cost pressure on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-24/health-care-ma-leads-globa
The Artside: Photographs by GRU's Rust featured at Kentucky park

...designed to address issues of recycling and raise awareness of the city's natural surroundings.Rust created the series of large-scale images of natural objects (birds, nests, stones, leaves) along with images of man-made things that can wear out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-11-25/artside-photographs-g
Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. creates buzz with one-handed catch

...hand. He stopped that baby with two fingers and his thumb, that's hard to do."Colts veteran Reggie Wayne often draws a large crowd when he practices one-handed catches on a JUGS machine. His coach, Chuck Pagano, encourages players to work on it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-11-24/giants-receiver-odell-beckham
Hospitals | The Augusta Chronicle

...Hospitals Augusta's sizable medical community is among the region's largest economic growth sectors, including Georgia Regents Medical Center, Augusta's third-largest employer. The market's other health care providers - Aiken...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/hospitals
Richmond County Board of Education | The Augusta Chronicle

...Jon-Michael Sullivan | Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014 Richmond County Board of Education The Richmond County school system, the largest in the area, is expanding its nationally recognized magnet program. A.R. Johnson Health Science and Engineering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/education/richmond-county-board-education
Richmond County Board of Education | The Augusta Chronicle

...Jon-Michael Sullivan | Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014 Richmond County Board of Education The Richmond County school system, the largest in the area, is expanding its nationally recognized magnet program. A.R. Johnson Health Science and Engineering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/education/richmond-county-boar
Aiken County Council | The Augusta Chronicle

... By S.C. Bureau | Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010 Aiken County Council The Aiken County Council is comprised of an at-large council chairman and eight members elected to represent individual districts. Aiken County Council has given its third...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/government/aiken-county-council