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Fast food workers protest for higher pay, push presidential candidates to join fight

...represents low-wage workers. Sev eral protests have been scheduled in front of fast food res taurants, garnering media attention.This time workers are pledging not to vote for presidential candidates who do not support the campaign. Democratic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-10/fast-food-workers-protest-
Short skirt sends SC student home

BEAUFORT, S.C. - A Beaufort High School student has received lots of social media attention after she was given an in-school suspension for violating the dress code. The Island Packet of Hilton Head reports Carey Burgess...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-10-29/short-skirt-sends-sc-student
Restraining orders in church ban case

...letter revoking her membership and banning her from worship services, the story about this decision caught national media attention and went viral on Facebook. Biggs, who has been a member of Mount Grove for 92 years, went to church the following...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-09-24/restraining-orders-church-ban
Area golfers believe Kennesaw State has what it takes to win

...had come off a bit of a high at the regionals and I kind of thought we were a little bit overwhelmed with all the media attention that had come from that," Vick said. "All of us who went, it was our first time going, so to say the least we were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-05-09/area-golfers-believe-kennesa
Greece in a nutshell: What are its problems, and how can they be solved?

Greece's financial crisis grabs U.S. media attention, yet polls suggest many people do not basically understand what is going on.To respond, first understand that Greece owes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-08-09/greece-nutshell-
Watchdog: IRS at risk for unfairly auditing political groups

...them. Referrals that deal with political activities, churches or high-profile organizations that have attracted media attention are also reviewed by three-person panels.IRS procedures are designed to prevent individual employees from unfairly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-07-23/watchdog-irs-risk-unfairly-audi
A need for more reform

...way, it could cease the questionable policies and tactics that have led to numerous lawsuits and attracted national media attention to the state's for-profit probation industry.But it appears change will have to be forced upon it by the courts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-05-29/need-more-reform
Success sweeter as couple for Shovels & Rope

...catalog ? earned the duo rave reviews and acclaim as one of the brightest new acts on the American music scene.The media attention has put a spotlight on Shovels & Rope that Trent and Hearst never anticipated. So far, Hearst feels she and her...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-05-17/success-sweeter-coupl
'On Call in Hell: A Doctor's Iraq War Story' by Richard Jadick may be subject of new movie

...Jadick was later the subject of a cover story in Newsweek that led to the best-selling book in 2008 and widespread media attention.The book has been picked up by a movie production company before and then dropped so Jadick said Monday he's not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-04-20/call-hell-doctors-iraq-wa
Fast-food labor organizers plan actions for April 15

...protest, but added that the demonstrations over the past two years have been "organized rallies designed to garner media attention" and that "very few" McDonald's workers have participated.In addition to the ongoing demonstrations, organizers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-31/fast-food-labor-organizers