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Test your Augusta knowledge with quiz

...calm the community after riots in 1970.A. Bob HopeB. James BrownC. Jack BennyD. Raquel Welch5. In May 1792, a new city ordinance forbade throwing what into the streets of Augusta?A. Animal carcassesB. Potato peelsC. Bath waterD. Good...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-02/test-your-augusta-knowledge-q
Fort Gordon Army chaplain's wife wins 2015 Spouse of the Year award

...that's what made us click. We both had this dream of empowering marriages," Weathers said.Through deployments and new cities, the couple found fertile ground and rich opportunities for fulfilling their dream. With her husband, Army Chaplain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-20/fort-gordon-army-wife-wins-n
Model planes are big business

...executives engage in a greeting that is all their own: the exchange of model airplanes.When airlines start flying to new cities, make deals with other carriers or finance new jets, these high-quality models ? typically 1 to 2 feet long ? provide...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-03-21/model-planes-are-big-business
Visa wants to track smartphones to combat credit card fraud

...risk for fraud.When that person travels outside their home area, the phone will notify Visa that they've entered a new city or country, using either the phone's cellular network or a Wi-Fi network. When the Visa card is used for a transaction...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-13/visa-wants-track-smartphon
Augusta Commission passes 2015 budget with stormwater fee, raises for deputies

Weighing commission support for pricey budget adds and new fees, new City Administrator Janice Allen Jackson secured seven supporting votes from Augusta Commission members Tuesday, enough to pass a 2015...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-02/augusta-commission-passe
Hyde Park residents question spending

A bevy of upset Hyde Park residents were on hand for new city Administrator Janice Allen Jackson's first commission meeting Tuesday, demanding to know where $4 million in relocation funds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-18/hyde-park-residents-ques
Upcoming Calendar

...Sheriff Richard Roundtree, Fire Chief Chris James, Richmond County Superintendent of Schools Dr. Angela Pringle, new city administrator Janice Jackson and Solicitor General Kelly McIntyre; freeDOCTOR WHO FAN CLUB MEETING: 3:30 p.m. Tuesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-12-26/upcoming-calenda
Augusta administrator Janice Allen Jackson wants deputy administrators to remain until replacements hired

As her plate of responsibilities continues to fill, new City Admini strator Janice Allen Jackson asked the Augusta Commission to retain interim administrators Tameka Allen and Steve Cassell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-24/augusta-administrator-ja
Across Georgia

...cityhood requests in DeKalb County plans a hearing next week.Supporters want current towns to incorporate and form new cities called LaVista Hills and Tucker.Subcommittee chairman and state Rep. Buzz Brockaway says he is confident lawmakers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-27/across-georgia
Broader audit, more terminations sought as administration changes

...after three years."They were supposed to leverage a lot of that money, but they didn't do that," Johnson said.New city administrator Janice Allen Jackson said her first 13 days felt more like three to four months, but wasn't surprised...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-05/broader-audit-more-termi