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Savannah River Bacteria | The Augusta Chronicle

...engineers continue to search for sources of fecal coliform bacteria flowing into the Savannah River via storm drains near Olde Town, they took steps over the weekend to flush the ... Don't Miss Databases: Search public records data Things...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/subjects/savannah-river-bacteria
What do you deem most memorable about Augusta's past 50 years?

...and Columbia.? Calhoun Expressway and the people and homes displaced.? Same with Gordon Highway and its impact on Olde Town (or "Pinch Gut.")? The train derailment in Graniteville that released chlorine gas and killed a least nine people...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-18/what-do-you-deem-most-memorab
Private school Heritage Academy completes renovations

...Built on land given to the city by leather merchant John Houghton in 1851, the school remained a fixture in Augusta's Olde Town neighborhood. It was the site of one of the first public elementary schools in Augusta from 1916 to 2000. The building...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-17/private-school-heritage-a
Purple Heart caps Augusta Veterans Day ceremony

...retired Army sergeant first class ? during Augusta's annual Veterans Day ceremony at the city's All Wars Monument in Olde Town.Patterson said Williams, a resident of Jackson, truly embodied the Army's Soldier's Creed for remaining mentally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-11/purple-heart-caps-augusta-vet
Alvin Mason says experience on Augusta Commission would be asset if elected

...here in the community and these derelict homes, buildings and so forth, be it downtown, Harrisburg, Summerville, Olde Town, wherever. Not enforcing the laws, getting buildings up to code and off the books, that's been a huge Achilles heel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-04-20/alvin-mason-sa
Nicknames for Augusta's neighborhoods weren't always sweet

...or the Hill ? remain in common use today. And then there's Pinch Gut.Pinch Gut is pretty much what we today call Olde Town. I've heard several stories about how Pinch Gut or "PG" got its name, but Winter seems to have some documentation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-01/nicknames-augustas-neighborho
Augusta Commission to work on next special purpose local option sales tax next week

...from the next round of the tax.Commissioner Bill Fennoy said at first glance, District 1 desires work on sidewalks in Olde Town, streetlights in Harrisburg and a community center in Apple Valley."There are a lot of reasonable requests out there...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-01-04/augusta-commission-work-
Demolition permits up in Augusta

...ordinance.In 2012, the latest data available, only eight properties were approved for demolition in Augusta's downtown, Olde Town and Summerville historic districts, according to the historic commission's annual report.The rest of the 40 appropriateness...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-22/demolition-permits-augusta
Doris Building to be new home for church

...church maintained a downtown presence by keeping its office on Broad Street and holding staff meetings and Bible studies in Olde Town, at Still Water Tap Room or New Moon Cafe and other nearby establishments.For years, Carr said, the church combed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-02-24/doris-build
Augusta ranks second among 'affordable' metros

...however, also reflected economic hardships faced by some metro residents, said Lamar, who is a property manager for Olde Town Apartments, where rent is $400 for a one-bedroom, one-bathroom unit."Unfortunately, the wages aren't that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-01-08/augusta-ran