Li repeats as Columbia County Spelling Bee champion

...Spelling Bee crowned a repeat champion Monday night at Grovetown Middle School.Defending champion Charlie Li, from Stallings Island Middle School, went head-to-head with Har lem Middle pupil Taylor Gray for the final nine of the rounds.Taylor...

Obama elevates nation

...approval nationwide.The biggest issue of the beginning of the 21st century will be how to improve the earnings of low- and middle-income workers. If the 1-percenters continue to gain more wealth and the 99-percenters less, we may be preparing a path...

Columbia County Board of Education | The Augusta Chronicle

...eased overcrowding at Greenbrier High School. The 86-classroom campus is spread across more than 70 acres. Stallings Island Middle School opened in 2008 on Blackstone Camp Road. The school was named for nearby Stallings Island, which is located in the...

Automatic Data Processing | The Augusta Chronicle

...faces this predicament if it wants to make a dent in its high poverty rate: It needs to recruit higher-paying jobs, but those middle class income jobs are disappearing from the ... The newly constructed $40 million Automatic Data Processing Inc. Solutions...

Aiken County Board of Education | The Augusta Chronicle

...Miss Databases: Search public records data Things to Do: Events calendar Aiken County Board of Education The Aiken County school system includes seven high schools, 11 middle schools and 20 elementary schools.

Sunglasses stolen from Augusta Mall store

...gray hoods and sleeves. They were about 5 feet 7 inches tall and weigh about 140 pounds.The woman was described as being middle-aged, about 5 feet 7 inches tall with gray hair and weighing about 170 pounds. She was wearing a black coat and dark pants...

Dan Quinn brings personal touch to Seahawks defense

...accountability."It's a communication thing," Seattle middle linebacker Bobby Wagner explained. "It's not, 'You have...This is what I feel. What do you feel?' and there is a middle ground. Versus maybe somebody just saying, 'This is what...

Area Announcements

...Reynolds, Lake Forest, Warren Road, Garrett, Tutt, Copeland, Monte Sano, Lamar Milledge, Episcopal Day School and Langford Middle. For more information, contact DJ Enoch at (706) 834-0345.Golf ? United States Police Canine Association will play...

Columbia County 225th birthday an extension of recent growth

...walking or riding a horse into Augusta to vote or pay taxes, according to historical records.Few wanted the county seat in the middle, but George Walton, one of Georgia's signers of The Declaration of Independence, said he would not go into the woods...

Bill Haas pulls away to win Humana Challenge

...choked up on an 8-iron and slashed 80 yards down the fairway. That left him 170 yards to the green and he hit safely to the middle."I was doing everything I could to not go left. So, what do you do? You go right," Haas said. "That second shot became...