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Obama declares emergency over South Carolina floods

...them on a clothesline, waiting for the wind to blow them away," he said.Flooded roads were closed throughout the mid-Atlantic region, and power companies reported scattered outages in several states.In New Jersey, storms dislodged an entire...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-03/obama-declares-emergency-over
There won't be another Mo'ne Davis at the Little League World Series

...compete for each of the spots and participation from girls is still relatively low.Davis and her Taney Dragons won the Mid-Atlantic Regional last year and the teenager captivated fans with her performance on the mound. She tossed a two-hitter with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-19/there-wont-be-another-mo
Swamped streets, thousands without running water; death toll at 12

...state's 9,275 bridges were structurally deficient before the storm. By Monday, the heaviest rains had moved into the mid-Atlantic states. Safe water was in short supply: In Columbia, officials brought in bottled water and portable restrooms for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-10-06/swamped-streets-thousands-without-r
Rants & Raves

...the U.S. for the terrorists being held at the Gitmo prison. The most logical site would be on a leaking boat in mid-Atlantic. AUGUSTA IS A diverse town with many religions, thus it does not "belong to Jesus" as the organizer of the recent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-30/rants-raves
Westminster teacher Mike Merwin finishes hiking quest

...fondest memories. WHAT WAS THE MOST CHALLENGING PART? The logistics. My trip before this summer was through the mid-Atlantic states. Just long, long miles. Most of that was solo. Long ridges, and water was hard to find. WHAT WAS YOUR...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-29/westminster-teacher-
Teens are making the future of recreational fishing in Georgia and South Carolina bright

...finishers of each region after the first round last Friday competed in Saturday's finals. Overall winner was the Mid-Atlantic Region's Tyler White, of Oak Hill, West Va. He weighed in five bass totaling 11 pounds, 4 ounces."He won a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2015-08-27/teens-are-making
Longtime trainer King Leatherbury leads large group of racing Hall of Fame inductees

...ceremony at the Fasig-Tipton Sales Pavilion across the street from Saratoga Race Course.A legendary figure on the Mid-Atlantic circuit and one of only four trainers to top 6,000 career wins, Leatherbury was inducted in his first year on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-08-07/longtime-trainer-king-leatherbury
Augusta man builds custom bicycle frames

...are about five other such businesses across the Southeast but pointed out that frame building is much more popular in Mid-Atlantic and Western states."It's a pretty high turnover for what I do," he said. "So considering that I've lasted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-07-24/augusta-man
Baseball TV dispute with Orioles put off

...opinion. Marks put an injunction in place last August, preventing the Nationals' from breaking their deal with the Mid-Atlantic Sports Network, which is controlled by the Orioles.Baltimore wants Marks to overturn an arbitration decision by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-18/baseball-tv-dispute-orio
Epic snows have meant economic woes across all industries

...localized and in a region that can handle it, to a degree," Handler said, acknowledging that parts of the South and Mid-Atlantic also saw snow this week, albeit nothing on the scale of what New England has gotten this winter. "We're prepared...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-08/epic-snows-have-meant-econ