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Westside valedictorian first to sign up as Georgia launches on-line voter registration

...those two roles and bring something different to the table," he said.Bobby Howington, the elections supervisor in Morgan County, said he hoped the new technology would increase voter registration and engagement."It's another facet we have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-03-31/westside-valed
Georgia voter registration now online, by smartphone

...getting upset about it ... but I tell them to go ahead and register."Bobby Howington, the elections supervisor in Morgan County who attended the convention, said he hopes the new technologies will increase voter registration and engagement overall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-04-02/georgia-voter-
Overtime

...2-1.High School BasketballMorgan County wins first crownIn Macon, Ga., Tookie Brown scored 36 points to lead Morgan County (26-5) to a 69-45 win over Buford (27-6) in the GHSA Class AAA boys state championship game.The Bulldogs captured...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-03-08/overtime
Augusta men held in Athens kidnapping

...he was driven throughout Athens before his release in Morgan County.Oconee County sheriff's investigators and U.S...guys or go against them."When he was released in Morgan County, Favors said he feared the worse even though the captors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-11-28/augusta-men-held-athen
Augusta man charged in Oconee County kidnapping

...Oconee County, Ga.Detrick Favors, 40, was found in Morgan County after deputies and agents from the U.S. Bureau of...about 4:30 p.m. Thursday in Rutledge, a city in Morgan County.Deputies from that county picked up Favors and turned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-11-15/augusta-man-charged-oc
Friday's Prep Scores

...Spalding 0Grovetown 17, Greenbrier 14Hancock Central 66, Twiggs County 14Harris County 24, Hardaway 7Hart County 27, Morgan County 8Hawkinsville 14, Marion County 10Heard County 53, Spencer 12Heritage-Conyers 43, Apalachee 21Hillgrove 54, South...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-11-02/fridays-prep-scores
Jimmie Jenkins

...Quillin, Joshua Quillin, Bryant Quillin, Johnny Walker, David Lampp and Clint Watkins. Mr. Jenkins was born in Morgan County, GA and was the son of the Late Porter Cleveland Jenkins and the late Ruby Stephens Jenkins. He lived in Norwood...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000168346324
Crazy ants invade Georgia

...Nylanderia fulva has now made its way to Georgia.Called by the owner of an Albany, Ga., assisted-living facility, Morgan County Cooperative Extension Agent James Morgan found thousands of dead ants in the corner of a bathroom in a vacant duplex...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-23/crazy-ants-invade-georgia
Laney loses to Benedictine in state playoffs

...and ran out the clock behind Chance Jackson, who rushed for 101 yards on 32 carries.The Wildcats, who defeated Morgan County 41-13 at home in the first round of the 2011 playoffs, got 108 rushing yards from George Myers but also hurt themselves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2012-11-16/laney-loses-benedicti
Burke County pupils, staff home after I-20 bus accident

...although none was serious.They were sent to four hospitals in Atlanta: Newton General, Walton County Hospital, Morgan County Hospital and Rockdale. Some of them were released to their parents.The accident was still under investigation Saturday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-05-19/burke-county-pupils-staff-ho