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Probe finds sewage, viruses at sites of Rio's Olympic events

...2016 Olympic and Paralympic water sports, though an Olympic official said Thursday there are no plans to press for authorities to...sorts of other tests, but we follow the expert advice and official advice on how to monitor water effectively." BACH INSISTS...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-30/probe-finds-sewage-virus
Fishing | The Augusta Chronicle

...Thursday, Georgia Gov. Carl E. Sanders stood atop a concrete spillway, cast a tiny Mepps Spinner, and caught the first "official" bass from one of the ponds of the brand new ... Thursday, June 25, 2015 Sponsoring a bass, crappie, catfish or other...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing
North Augusta conference to inform churches about active shooter situations

...registration is required and forms must be signed by a church official or pastor. To register, call (803) 279-1493 or e-mail...UdBptmT6io, print out the form, have it signed by a church official and take the form to the conference.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-29/north-augusta-conference-info
IOC President Bach: Boston failed to deliver on 'promises' to USOC during failed 2024 bid

...declined to endorse any other contender. Los Angeles is considered the USOC's likely choice ahead of the Sept. 15 deadline for official submission of candidates.The International Olympic Committee leader gave his first extensive comments on the demise of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-29/ioc-president-bach-bosto
Foundation to honor slain SC senator

...order to consolidate efforts," said Malloy, who served with Pinckney since 2002 and is helping the family in launching the official Pinckney Foundation."And on his birthday, we are thankful for your generous support as we begin to build a foundation that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-30/foundation-honor-slain-s
Second reading of Augusta stormwater fee passes

It's official. Augusta residents will see a stormwater utility fee attached to their water bills next year.The Augusta Commission voted 6-4...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-28/second-reading-augusta-s
Magnolia Cemetery keeps history of Augusta alive

...Street also has a history of its own.Once part of a plantation, the land was sold to the city for $800.Although the first official burial was in 1818, the oldest grave on the site is that of J. Hartford Montgomery, who died Christmas Eve of 1800.War...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-07-28/magnolia-cemeter
NFL close to new inspection rules for footballs

...challenge their punishments.Under the new guidelines, the official in charge of K balls used in the kicking game would handle...the game, a member of the officiating crew and a security official will bring 24 balls, 12 for each team, to the field. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-07-27/nfl-close-new-inspection-rule
Officers clear up 13 South Carolina road laws

...testicles. The latter earned one driver a $445 ticket in Bonneau in 2011, leading to a legal challenge. On Friday, an official said the ticket remains pending.5. Drivers can wear earbuds and headphones, but it's not recommended."There's nothing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-27/officers-clear-13-sout
GreenJackets push win streak to 7 on Santos' debut, rare call

...its favor, preventing the Shorebirds from taking the lead and sending the game to the bottom of the ninth tied at 4.The official ruling was that Leyva was given an RBI triple and called out at home."I had a feeling," Green Jackets manager Nestor Rojas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-07-26/greenjackets-push-win-st