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Projection favors Allen over Barrow, but some insiders not swayed

...e-mail. "This could tilt the forecast in Barrow's favor, given current fundraising."Other factors that political observers say work in Bar row's favor in a district that went for Republicans John McCain and Mitt Romney in the past two presidential...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-14/projection-favors-allen-over-
Commissioner Donnie Smith resigns

...term-limited and prevented by city ordinance from holding the seat until he sits out a full term.Barbee, a longtime political observer, called his chances of being named to the post "slim to none."Echols said "I'll do whatever they need me to do" if...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-08/commissioner-donnie-smit
Prepare for perceptions

...Look like a decent person, and expect to be perceived as a decent person. An observer bears no responsibility for how a person chooses to dress or behave. The observer is left to react and judge. After decades of being drilled that "perception...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-03/prepare-perceptions
In the NFL, imitation is often a form of flattery

...encourages such information sharing," says Marc Ganis, the president of Chicago-based consulting firm SportsCorp and a close observer of league business. "Because in most nonfield operations the teams do not compete, they are generally happy to share information...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-31/nfl-imitation-often-form-flat
At 101, weather observer Richard Hendrickson gets service award

...trends."Volunteer observers are the bedrock...volunteer weather observer."Hendrickson...Service's Cooperative Observer Program has 8,700 volunteer observers across the country...goal is to have an observer every 25 square...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2014-07-27/101-weather-observer-richard
Vogtle monitor gives PSC positive report

...according to a report made public Monday of an independent observer.William Jacobs, an expert in power-plant construction...the company so that commissioners would have an experienced observer on site at the Waynesboro power plant.Some glitches encountered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-23/vogtle-monitor-gives-psc-p
Past generations of so-called 'unattended' children turned out just fine

...locked them up.And there's the dad who left his children in the car for a few minutes in an apartment parking lot. An observer calls the police, and he gets rewarded for his interference! Why didn't he just sit on the curb and watch out for the children...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-08-10/past-generations
Daniel Anderson Sr.

...electronic logic controllers to interface the system to I/O devices. From 1970 to 1975, he was employed with the Charlotte Observer as Manager of Management Engineering, later becoming Vice President. He was the designer of advanced integration of newspaper...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172229665
Gannett splits publishing and broadcast wings, following Time Warner, News Corp. and Tribunes

...will leave the newspaper unit debt free and let both companies pursue growth and acquisitions more efficiently. But some observers see the rush to split less profitable print businesses from growing TV and digital operations as an ominous sign for the newspaper...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-05/gannett-splits-publishing-
Trampoline park to replace Augusta ice rink

...obstacle course and professional slacklines, which resemble tightropes. There will be a higher-level viewing area for observers.Lawrence expects to invest about $1.5 million in trampolines and equipment, excluding the cost of buying the 35,000-square-foot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-08-11/trampoline-