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Officials seize more than 1,200 illegal giant snails

...legal to import frozen giant African snails for consumption in the U.S., and live snails are legal and available in some parts of Europe, as well as other foreign countries, so people may not be aware of the U.S. ban. The snails seized by the USDA...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-29/officials-seize-more-1200-ill
Boshears Skyfest | The Augusta Chronicle

...SkyFest scheduled for this weekend has been postponed to April 26 and 27, 2014 due to the government shutdown, which includes parts of the Federal Aviation Administration, ... After a deadly plane crash last month at an air race in Reno, Nev., Boshears...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/transportation/boshears-skyfest
Boshears Skyfest | The Augusta Chronicle

...SkyFest scheduled for this weekend has been postponed to April 26 and 27, 2014 due to the government shutdown, which includes parts of the Federal Aviation Administration, ... After a deadly plane crash last month at an air race in Reno, Nev., Boshears...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/boshears-skyfest
Readers identify old car as Dodge Brothers Touring

...Touring ? a 1915, I'd guess. Founded in 1900 building parts for the Detroit auto builders, the Dodge Brothers began building...the first year Dodge produced entire cars; they manufactured parts for Ford and Olds before that."Mike Brassell: "It is a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-08-27/readers-identify-old-car-dodg
Falcons, Jaguars trying to finalize offensive line spots

...better and put my best stuff out there."Bowanko might be further along had it not been for a foot injury that kept him out parts of training camp."He's got a lot of upside," Bradley said. "It's unfortunate that he's nicked up a little bit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-08-27/falcons-jaguars-trying-finali
Townhomes to replace old daycare center in Summerville

...aren't too many vacant lots inside Summerville where you can actually do new construction, so that's one of the appealing parts about it," Jordan said.The Guardhouse Square townhome development is named after the historic Arsenal Guardhouse, now a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-08-25/townhomes-r
Woods parts ways with swing coach Foley

Tiger Woods is leaving swing coach Sean Foley after four years and no majors.

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/woods-parts-ways-swing-coach-foley
Dead floppy drive: Kenya recycles global e-waste

...industrial area outside Kenya's capital city, workers in hard hats and white masks take shiny new power drills to computer parts. This assembly line is not assembling, though. It is dismantling some of the estimated 50 million metric tons of hazardous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-22/dead-floppy-drive-kenya-re
Radical Islamist action rekindles possibility of Kurdish independence

...deal with a brand of barbaric invader perhaps not seen in those parts since the time of the Assyrian King Sennacherib. The beheadings...demands for a new Baghdad-free Kurdish state that would include parts of western Iran, northern Iraq, southern Turkey and eastern...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-08-24/radical-islamist
Hunter Mahan comes up with timely victory at Barclays

...daughter who flew in to surprise him. He wanted one more picture with David Finn, his biggest fan and a popular figure in these parts. Finn is in a wheelchair with a disorder affecting his limbs and leaving him unable to speak.Mahan got up to leave, picked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-08-24/hunter-mahan-comes-timely-vi