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Marvin Griffin Road widening planned for summer to help truck traffic

Construction on Marvin Griffin Road is expected to begin this summer...have been good," Ladson said.Marvin Griffin Road has heavy truck traffic from...and power outages. Industries on Marvin Griffin Road include Textron, which is the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-11/marvin-griffin-road-widening
Rants & Raves

...POLITICIANS have to use long names when naming roads after their colleagues? Mike Padgett Highway, Doug Barnard Parkway, Marvin Griffin Road would all sound better and be shorter with the first names dropped. Even better ? return them to the pre-politician...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-06/rants-raves
1 injured as train, vehicle collide

One person was treated for injuries after a train struck a vehicle on Marvin Griffin Road this morning.Police said the driver, Kivette Bell, drove across the tracks while the lights were flashing and was struck...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-16/1-injured-train-vehicl
OSHA clears Kellogg's facilty in worker's death

...employee.Chester Wright, a 33-year employee, slipped and fell from a ladder and fractured his neck June 24 at the Marvin Griffin Road plant, which produces cookies and snacks.Wright, 51, died 12 days later at Georgia Regents Medical Center...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-31/osha-clears-kelloggs-facilty-
Ramblin' Rhodes: Sanders was gentleman who made Augusta better

...Georgia House of Representatives in 1954 and to the Georgia Senate from 1956-62.He ran against former Georgia Gov. Marvin Griffin in late 1962 and won by 162,000 votes.Sanders became known as the education governor, with more than 6,000...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-11-25/ramblin-rhodes-sander
Ex-Gov. Carl Sanders dies

...race, Sanders, with help from Wyck Knox Sr. of Thomson, put together a successful campaign against former Gov. Marvin Griffin."This is a new Georgia. This is a new day. This is a new era," Sanders said in his inaugural address.Along...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-17/ex-gov-carl-sanders-dies
Paved areas disgraceful

...my childhood visiting at Nora and Gwin Nixon's on Lumpkin Road; and most recently I have spent hours and days on Marvin Griffin Road taking part in the restoration of Cottage Cemetery.Could our county officials offer, as part of the stormwater...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-11-18/paved-areas-disgraceful
Carl Sanders is only Georgia letterman elected governor

...going to give up that scholarship."When Sanders ran for governor, Coach Butts supported Sanders's opponent, Marvin Griffin. Although he was greatly chagrined, Sanders harbored no ill will toward his former coach. One day at the Capitol...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-20/carl-sanders-only-georgia-let
Procter & Gamble closing Augusta plant

...production in February 1963 and became one of the first to locate in the industrial district along Mike Padgett and Marvin Griffin Road.As recently as 2009, the company was still adding jobs to the facility and employed 240 workers and 360 contract...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-12-05/procter-gam
Augusta toxic waste site permitted to stop treating groundwater

...waste site has been given permission to stop treating contaminated groundwater.The former Monsanto Corp. site on Marvin Griffin Road will continue to monitor groundwater for chemicals but won't have to draw it for treatment, according to a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-10/augusta-toxic-waste-site-per