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Domestic oil production prompts North Augusta business to expand

...cart accessories and zip-up industrial storage tarps.True said concrete work will take a couple of weeks, after which a metal building will be delivered.CoverTech has 71 employees and will grow by 10 more during the next year, True said."It's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-08-20/domestic-oi
Property Transfers

...Department of Housing and Urban Development, Section III, 3940 Ellen St., Lot 9, Block C, HighpointePearl Clark to EM Co. Metal Products Inc., Part of Lot 19, Block 119, 1543 Woodson Alley and 1545 Woodson Lan..., $10,000Debra J. North and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/real-estate/2014-08-22/property-transfers
Buying It for Life Versus Buying Ultra-Cheap

...Here's an example of what I mean: paring knives. A Victorinox paring knife will do a great job for a few years until the metal starts to wear, but it only costs $10. On the other hand, this Wusthof paring knife has been known to work well for decades...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/simpledollar/2014-08-25/buying-it
Safety still a concern at Watkins Glen International

...five-car accident on the 57th of 90 laps last Sunday created a 90-minute delay when Ryan Newman's car punched a hole in the metal fence.The accident also rekindled a debate about the safety fence around the 2.45-mile road course."We lost John Melvin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-13/safety-still-concern-watki
Arrest warrant obtained for man who reported missing mountain lion

...news release. According to an incident report, Lunsford told police early Sunday someone had forced their way through the metal side of the building and stole the mountain lion, valued at more than $35,000. Lunsford said he believed the mountain lion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-11/arrest-warrant-obtaine
Fire shuts down Peach Orchard Road

...immediately. The building's charred interior was visible from the road, as were three vehicles on the shop floor, and bits of metal siding shriveled loose while firefighters rolled their hoses back into the fire trucks. According to the statement, most of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-09/fire-shuts-down-peach-orchar
Missing mountain lion report faked, Aiken police say

...Billy Lunsford, the purported owner of the animal, told police early Sunday that someone had forced their way through the metal side of the building and stole the mountain lion, valued at more than $35,000. Lunsford said the lion was last seen about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-10/missing-mountain-lion-report
Motive remains a mystery in Aiken mountain lion story

...business, met them at the scene. About 15 screws had been removed from the building and a pipe had been used to pry back a metal sheet.Hours later, police learned the story was a hoax, but they are still questioning why Lunsford made up the account...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-12/motive-remains-mystery
Police arrest man in mountain lion case

...Detention Center."According to an incident report, Lunsford told police early Sunday someone had forced their way through the metal side of the building and stole the mountain lion, valued at more than $35,000. Lunsford said he believed the mountain lion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-11/police-arrest-man-mountain-l
Local veteran says VA contractor examinations not thorough enough

...knee braces to help alleviate the pain during daily activities. But Washington said the one that provides the most support has metal hinges and at times can make it difficult to walk and stand for prolonged periods.Washington said he is scheduled to have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-17/local-veteran-says-va-contra