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Corps warns of rising water below Thurmond Dam

...surrounding areas, especially where local inflows will be high and outside our control below Thurmond Dam," Col. Marvin Griffin, the corps' Savannah Dis trict commander, said in a news release.Richmond County is under a flash flood watch...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-10-03/corps-warns-rising-water-bel
Man stabbed at Apple Valley Park

...stabbed in the left side of his chest.The victim's girlfriend said the incident occurred at Apple Valley Park on Marvin Griffin Road. She told deputies her boyfriend was stabbed in a park bathroom but was unsure who did it.The investigation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-09-13/man-stabbed-apple-vall
Historic Cottage Cemetery restoration fuels woman's ancestry research

...cemetery since 2007, said the new cement coffin replaces the one that was destroyed by vandals in the small cemetery on Marvin Griffin Road."I came out here as a child," said Sherman, who is related to most of the people buried at Cottage and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-06/cottage-cemetery-restoration-
Augusta phosphate maker wins state manufacturer of the year honor

...employees.Prayon has 85 employees, not including contract workers, and makes phosphate salts at its facility on Marvin Griffin Road in south Augusta."They're an additive that goes into anything from food products, beverages, cleaners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-17/augusta-phosphate-maker-wi
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
Augusta-born governor recorded historic term in leading Peach State

...hard-fought campaign, the urbane young attorney defeated the rural-oriented, race-baiting former governor Marvin Griffin. Sanders' victory marked a turning point in Georgia's political history. After the demise of the county unit system...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-05-24/augusta-born-gov
Pardon Our Mess: Large pothole on Marvin Griffin Road

WHERE: Intersection of Marvin Griffin Road and Mike Padgett HighwayWHAT...feet wide in the turn lane of Marvin Griffin Road at Mike Padgett Highway forces...road-widening project area for Marvin Griffin Road and has been filled, he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-05/pardon-our-mess-large-pothol
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
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