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Ga. gas hike not factor at the pump yet

...most of those four years, the result is a 6-cent increase in the state's share of gasoline purchases.Social media last week was full of warnings about an imminent price increase and recommendations to fill up before midnight June 30. But...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-07/ga-gas-hike-not-factor-p
Challenges abound for Twitter ahead of and beyond initial public offering

...so is the advertising revenue," says Larry Chiagouris, a Pace University marketing professor who studies social media.Last week, Facebook surprised investors by acknowledging that fewer young teenagers are logging in to its site daily, a trend...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-11-04/challenges-abound-twitter-
Ford, university open battery lab

...and production increases. The new lab could accelerate that."There's a lot of hunger for this," Miller told media last week at Ford's battery research facility near its headquarters in Dearborn. He said the lab should be able to start...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-10-14/ford-university-open-batte
Not an exaggeration

Richmond County Sheriff Ronnie Strength criticized the news media last week for exaggerating the shooting at downtown's First Friday celebration July 6 that wounded six.Likewise, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2012-07-23/not-exaggeration
Armstrong: Retirement is a possibility

...support New York's 2012 Olympic bid. "I am still thinking about that." Comments Armstrong, 33, made to Italian media last week that he missed his kids and the pressure was taking a toll on him fueled speculation that this year's Tour de France...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/08/oth_449730.shtml
Other sports
Overtime

...One Grand Prix.Without going into detail about what happened, Sutil issued an apology in a statement to German media last week and said his actions were accidental.The lawyer, Dr. Marc Henzelin from the Swiss-based Lalive law firm, said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2011-05-17/overtime
The shoe on the other foot

...publicity" for the party. Indeed, Jefferson's outlandish acts and conviction barely got mentioned in the major media last week -- and when it was reported, two of three major networks left off his Democratic Party affiliation. CBS News didn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/10/edi_543859.shtml
Editorials
ECHL notes: Cantu pays for racial slur

...vice president of hockey operations Joe Bucchino gave the 38-year-old coach a vote of confidence in the local media last week, Lemieux engineered a six-player deal with Arkansas on Wednesday hoping to stop the bleeding. Jacksonville is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/07/hoc_273045.shtml
Hockey
South Atlantic League sluggers to launch from aircraft carrier

...Single-A Sally League's All-Star Game were distributed to the league's 14 teams and select members of the media last week.Voters will pick 15 representatives from each division, including eight position players, two utility infielders...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/greenjackets/2012-05-19/south-atlan
Hope floats for attraction

...aquarium's fall opening, Mr. Marcus isn't shying away from the spotlight. He threw open the aquarium doors to the media last week, holding the first news conference inside the imposing ship-shaped building going up on the northern side of Centennial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/07/31/met_460125.shtml
Metro