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Apartment fire kills Macon woman

MACON, Ga. - Authorities in central Georgia are investigating a fire that claimed...said the blaze happened Sunday at North Napier Apartments on Napier Avenue in Macon.ds Authorities said 43-year-old Barbara Heel was taken to the Coliseum...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-07/apartment-fire-kills-macon-w
Halt to killing ordered at Augusta shelter

...animal advisory board, rescue groups, staff and members of Macon-Bibb County Animal Welfare to explore options for reducing...rate. Donnie Smith said that mandatory animal licensing in Macon creates a revenue stream the government uses for operations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-10/halt-killing-ordered-aug
3 top picks to replace City Administrator Fred Russell named

...officer since 2005 in Bibb County, which consolidated with Macon this year. He previously held a variety of positions, including...who are supplying the money." He also described working in Macon-Bibb's "strong mayor" new form of government as good but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-09/3-top-picks-replace-city
Overtime

...former USC Aiken All-American Matt Atkins (73-71?144).The tournament continues today and concludes Sat urday.? In Macon, Ga., Mercer golfer Trey Rule shot 5-under-par 65 to take the first round lead in the Georgia Amateur Championship at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-10/overtime
Ramblin' Rhodes: Georgia On My Mind Day to be treat for tourists, locals

...County (Hinesville), DeKalb County (Decatur), Gwinnett County (Larenceville), Social Circle, Douglasville, Morrow, Macon, Milledgeville, Greensboro and LaGrange.Besides the center's manager, Keri Ogletree, also greeting visitors to Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-09/ramblin-rhodes-georgi
City finances get clean bill of health after 'big' audit

...problem items, most of them with grant funds overseen by Augusta Housing and Community Development.Miller Edwards of the Macon accounting firm Mauldin and Jenkins said Augusta's audit had improved from two years ago, when the city had seven reportable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-07/city-finances-get-clean-
Report details extent of violence in Georgia prisons

...fingers cut off, according to the report.So far this year, three inmates have been killed in Georgia prisons in Augusta, Macon and Glennville.In 2013, eight men were killed, including 48-year-old Chris Todd Lowery, who was strangled at Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-05/report-details-extent-
Georgia Governor Nathan Deal to meet at Georgia Regents University on marijuana drug

...the number of seizures.The fact that the talks are taking place in Augusta is great, said Georgia Rep. Allen Peake, R-Macon, who championed a bill last year that would have opened up access to cannabidiol oil."It is encouraging," he said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-07/deal-meet-gru-marijuana-drug
Rants & Raves

Comments from readers: WE SHOULD HAVE kept the RiverHawks in Au gusta and sent our sorry commissioners to Macon. THE MAN ACCEPTING the free lunches was dressed in a Masters shirt. If his family can afford a shirt like this than they can...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-01/rants-raves
Macon takes Augusta hockey team

...again with the RiverHawks moving to Macon, Ga.RiverHawks owners Bob and Diane...Professional Hockey League franchise to Macon, Ga., during a news conference Wednesday at the Marriott City Center in Macon.The team will be named the Macon Mayhem...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-25/macon-takes-augusta-hockey-t