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Highway robbery

...guilty property" legal fiction. They only curtail the relatively small number of instances in which state and local officials try to use the federal law to "adopt" ? i.e., keep and profit from ? the cash, cars and other assets they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-25/highway-robbery
Across Georgia

...contacted online.Telfair County Sheriff Chris Steverson said the Georgia State Patrol's aviation unit has joined local officials searching Telfair and Wheeler counties for Bud and June Runion.The couple drove to McRae on Thursday to meet someone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-24/across-georgia
Get in front of Ferguson

...certainly had no problems speaking out on the incident ? in highly personal terms, no less ? while state and local officials were still trying to separate fact from fiction in the broad-daylight shooting.Their being simpatico with the most...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-22/get-front-ferguson
Georgia child deaths up, report says

...the parents to improve their behavior.The published increases could also be the result of better reporting from local officials, warns Teri Covington of the National Center for the Review and Prevention of Child Deaths."There's always a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-16/ga-child-deaths-report-s
Mayor-elect Hardie Davis honored at interfaith service

...Linda, said the service left them excited at the prospect of a unified city in 2015."What I want to see is (local officials) coming together instead of bickering and fighting like they have been down there," Willie Bowes said, motioning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-04/mayor-elect-hardie-davis-hon
Trek toward more tech

...will locate in the metro area.Unisys said it will initially staff a temporary office near Interstate 20. State and local officials previously have said Unisys will move into the idle Fort Discovery space on Reynolds Street, but company officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-11-09/trek-toward-more-tech
Georgia updates state disaster plan

...plant near an Athens stream and a pollution discharge into the Ogeechee led to public confusion and frustration by local officials about conflicting information and who was ultimately in charge.In response, area legislators changed the law to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-29/georgia-updates-state-disast
SC county officials oppose transferring roads from state care

...property taxes to pay for it is limited by state law, he said.Simrill insists lawmakers can reach consensus with local officials to take control of roads that, if they remain with the state, "in a hundred years aren't going to get repaved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-11-18/sc-county-officials-oppose-transfer
Ga. voter list complete, official says

...out-of-state zip code. The 9,500 pending could still be registered once the applicant responds to questions local officials have about the form.New Georgia Project spokesperson Rep. Stacey Abrams, D-Atlanta, said Monday the lawsuit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-10-21/ga-voter-list-
Rocker Jon Bon Jovi pens letter to explain group's plan for Buffalo Bills

...to "carry on Ralph Wilson's legacy" in Buffalo, Bon Jovi said his group is committed to working with state and local officials and the business community to identify a new stadium site in the region.At no point in the seven-paragraph letter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-03/rocker-jon-bon-jovi-pens-lett