Aspen Dental opens in Aiken

...Dental-branded locations in South Carolina. There are more than 500 locations across 32 states.The lead dentist in Aiken is Dr. Logan Nalley, who received his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree at Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry.

Name recognition

It took a little while to get things right, but the end result - institutional names everyone can live with - was worth the wait.

Robert Gordon

NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Funeral Services for Dr. Robert L. Gordon, 68, who entered into rest May 31, 2015, will be conducted Saturday morning at 11 o'clock from Grace United Methodist Church. Rev. James D. Dennis, Jr., and Rev. Heyward Horton

Former dentist will remain in prison for two murders

...attended the dental school in Augusta.Hearn was killed before she could graduate, but in 2007 the Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry conferred a posthumous degree. Hearn's parents, Carlton and Barbara Hearn, established a scholarship...

Business news

A recipient of the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce's top young professionals award has been honored as tops in the state.

Augusta musicians win country music award

Lady Antebellum, two of whose members are from Columbia County, was named top new duo or vocal group at the Academy of Country Music Awards Sunday night.

Biz bits

Tom Sorrells runs the Tom Sorrells Allstate Insurance Agency in Martinez.

Your Business
Health and fitness calendar

The health and fitness calendar is a listing of support groups, activities and lectures. Send information to Health Calendar, The Augusta Chronicle Newsroom, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, GA 30903-1928.

Life & style
Dental student is Changing Lives

...kidney disease is something that's been overlooked," said the dental student, who attends the Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry. It didn't matter that the need was outside his field, he said. After he came up with a plan...

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The week ahead

GROVETOWN CITY COUNCIL SEMI-MONTHLY MEETING: 6 p.m. at the Grovetown City Hall on Old Wrightsboro Road.

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