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Augusta Commission gives OK to hire city administrator

Augusta commissioners voted 7-2 Tuesday to proceed with hiring administrator candidate Janice Allen Jackson effective Jan. 1

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-16/augusta-commission-gives
Tigers hope to spring surprise as huge underdog against top-ranked Seminoles

...aren't taking Clemson lightly, despite the new faces on offense."It's a big test, it's going to be just as good as Oklahoma State," he said.Seminoles coach Jimbo Fisher has prepared for two Clemson quarterbacks in Stoudt and freshman Deshaun Watson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2014-09-16/tigers-hope-spring-surpri
Columbia County Commission | The Augusta Chronicle

...meetings are held in the Auditorium of Building A at the Evans Government Center Complex at 630 Ronald Reagan Drive. The commission OK'd a final project list for the 2017-22 special purpose local option sales tax at its regular meeting Tuesday. The vote...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/government/columbia-county-commission
Junior Invitational at Sage Valley | The Augusta Chronicle

...s Greyson Sigg. Zachary Olsen strolled to a three-shot victory at the second annual Junior Invitational, and is bound for Oklahoma State. Don't Miss Databases: Search public records data Things to Do: Events calendar MULTIMEDIA Junior...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/sports/junior-invitational-sage-valley
Ignoring God grows hatred

...sins, if you have hatred or malice in your heart against someone ? and that includes the color of someone's skin. It is not OK to hate white, black, red or yellow. It is a sin against God. God spoke to us through his son, Jesus, giving Christians...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-15/ignoring-god-grows-hatre
Decades later, Vietnam soldiers get Medal of Honor

...Vietnam.Drafted into the Army at age 22 from his home in rural Oklahoma, Adkins was deployed three times to Vietnam with the Special...legislators about the valor Adkins displayed.Sloat, of Coweta, Oklahoma, was 20 years old when his squad was patrolling a stretch...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-15/decades-later-vietnam-so
Georgia's Nick Chubb might play after thumb surgery

...football Facebook page showed fans wearing T-shirts that read "Beat Ped State." Hermann says the photos were removed. OKLAHOMA: Coach Bob Stoops said running back Keith Ford will miss at least a week after breaking his fibula in a win over Tennessee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-09-15/georgias-nick-chubb-might
Fourth-ranked Sooners dominate Vols

...for another score to help No. 4 Oklahoma defeat Tennessee 34-10 on Saturday...touchdown pass and ran for a score for Oklahoma (3-0), which won its seventh...consecutive game dating to last season.Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops got the best of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-09-14/fourth-ranked-sooners-dom
Is Federal Reserve really driving stock prices? The assumption is dubious

...driver of economic growth. Ben Bernanke, the Fed's former chairman, gets into the act by saying that stock price upswings are OK since they may stimulate consumer demand (the so-called "wealth effect" of rising stock prices), and thus help lead economic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-09-14/federal-reserve-
Aiken couple carry on tradition of Sir Big Spur

...university doesn't pay the couple for their services as handlers nor for them to shuttle the mascot to and from games.That's OK, Albertelli said, citing the tradition as a "labor of love.""They couldn't pay us to do anything else," he said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-09-12/aiken-couple-carry-tradit