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SC now pushing back on proposed Palmetto Pipeline

As the would-be builders of the proposed Palmetto Pipeline fight for survival in a Georgia court, South Carolina's top legal office has signaled the project may face unexpected hurdles there.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-15/sc-now-pushing-back-prop
Georgia tax collections up 3.1 percent

ATLANTA - State government took in 3.1 percent more in taxes in June than it had the same month of the previous year, the governor's office announced Monday.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-13/georgia-tax-collections-31
Ga. 10th most expensive for energy sources

ATLANTA -- Georgia consumers pay the 10th highest costs for traditional energy sources in the country, according to a report released Monday by a consumer-finance Web site.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-13/ga-10th-most-expensive-energy-sourc
Planned Parenthood review ordered by Georgia governor

ATLANTA - Gov. Nathan Deal announced Thursday that he's ordered a state investigation into allegations that Planned Parenthood was selling organs from aborted fetuses. The organization denies the allegations.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-16/governor-orders-planned-pare
Businesses foresee inflation uptick

ATLANTA - Businesses surveyed by the Federal Reserve predict inflation will increase slightly to 2.0 percent, according to results released Wednesday.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-15/businesses-foresee-inflati
Lawmakers may look at Masters rentals

ATLANTA - House Speaker David Ralston announced Tuesday the appointment of legislators to serve on committees studying a handful of complex issues, including welfare fraud and event house rentals such as Augusta during Masters Week.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-08/lawmakers-may-look-masters
Across South Carolina

...intrusions. We've had a number of discussions, even on what is an act of war," Rep. Joe Wilson, R-SC, told Morris News Service on Wednesday, noting that in the one day since he introduced legislation to create the comparison guide a new cyber...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-10/across-south-carolina
Public meeting planned for Aiken intersection

The South Carolina Department of Transportation will hold a public information meeting June 16 in Aiken County about plans to convert the intersection to a single-lane, roundabout.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-05/public-meeting-planned-aiken-
Ga. tech school grads increase 1st time in 4 years

...of GED graduates continued a six-year slide, according to a draft of the system's annual report provided to Morris News Service. The most recent year reported is 2014.System administrators say a number of efforts launched in recent years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-05-31/ga-tech-school-grads-incr
Brother, 3 sisters graduate Georgia high school

ATHENS, Ga. -- There's no room for sibling rivalry in the Terry house.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-31/brother-3-sisters-graduate-ge