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JB Whites Building condos about half sold

...project viable: finish all 51 units, obtain secured parking and offer good financing, which is provided now by two local banks."... I would have hoped that we would have sold all of them the day we opened, but realistically, we're doing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-01-20/jb-whites-b
Man threatens to use knife at Tobacco Road bank

...County Sheriff's Office questioned a 56-year-old man Tuesday after he was accused of making terroristic threats at a local bank.Robert Thurmond Horne, of Hephzibah, was transported to 400 Walton Way after three employees at Wells Fargo Bank...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-04/man-threatens-use-knif
Georgia races

...2012CAMPAIGN PRIORITIES: Repeal the Affordable Care Act; eliminate unnecessary regulations burdening farmers; and allow local banks and small businesses to say what practices are best for them through a system of peer reviews. NAME: John Barrow...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-02/georgia-races
Republican Rick Allen targets overregulation in congressional campaign

...commonly known as "Obamacare;" eliminate unnecessary environmental and safety regulations burdening farmers; and allow local banks and small businesses to say what practices are best for them through a system of peer reviews."We have to stop what...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-10-23/republican-ric
First Bank in Augusta part of Atlanta Bank merger deal

ATLANTA -- One of Augusta's largest local banks announced this morning it has agreed to be acquired by a bigger, Atlanta bank.The holding company of First Bank of Georgia is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-24/first-bank-merger-deal
Rants & Raves

...now will not be available to them. Please act responsibly because we can't afford any more handouts. ONE OF OUR local banks is doing a lot of advertising regarding their offer of $25,000 to support local charities. I wish they would cut...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-25/rants-raves
Allen wins 12th District for Republicans

...repeal the Affordable Care Act, eliminate unnecessary environmental and safety regulations burdening farmers; and allow local banks and small businesses to say what practices are best for them through a system of peer reviews.Barrow did the same, saying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-11-05/allen-wins-12th-district-republ
Rants & Raves

Comments from readers:A LOCAL BANK put a freeze on my Social Security check and closed my bank account after we deposited a check we received. The person who sent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-19/rants-raves
Banks see a rebound in usage of branches

...anniversary, Georgia Bank & Trust is asking for the community to vote on the charities that will receive donations. The local bank is making a donation of $2,500 each to 10 deserving local charities, based on a community vote. The voting started...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/tim-rausch/2014-08-29/banks-see-r
Augusta woman scammed out of money

...contacted the man at a number he had provided. After sharing the card information with him, Murray was told to go to a local Bank of America location to deposit the money. When she checked the balance on the card, however, she saw that the money...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-04-04/augusta-woman-scammed-