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IOC inspection team pleased with progress on Rio venues

...reassurances that all the venues will meet the level ... so athletes can compete."She also said Rio would be safe.Five policemen were killed last weekend and in February at least five people were killed by stray bullets, caught in crossfire between warring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-02-25/ioc-inspection-team-plea
You Remembered: Teen Town

...were more bands. I just don't remember all the names of them.We had a lot of fun those days, I never remember seeing a policeman at any of the teen towns.I am thankful to have been a teenager in the 1950-60s era. We had so much fun and so many places...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-01/you-remembered-teen-town
Joe Mongold

...Fort Sam Houston, TX before making Augusta his home in 1966. He served in the United States Army for 28 years as a Military Policeman and 21 years with the Civil Service at Ft. Gordon. He was a veteran of WWII, Vietnam and Korea. Mr. Mongold was a member...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173964801
Rants & Raves

...stormwater tax down our throats were voted out the very next election. Good luck! WHERE IS PRESIDENT Obama now that those two policemen were killed in New York? When Michael Brown was shot, he was on TV saying how outrageous it was. He hasn't made any comment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-09/rants-raves
Brave police smeared

...police actions before the facts were divulged. In doing so, they in effect helped inflame the murders of two New York City policemen, with the help of Mayor Bill de Blasio, who ran on a platform against police.In the eyes of a deranged mental case, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-12-31/brave-police-smeared
Rants & Raves

...rioting all year about taxes, crooked politicians, bad laws, etc. Second, what's the purpose of bringing in all these policemen and National Guardsmen if they are just going to stand there and watch? RAVE FOR OFFICER MIKE Key of the North Augusta Department...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-12/rants-raves
You Remembered: Broad Street

...Most people rode the bus, but those who had cars circled the block many times to find a parking space. It was so crowded, policemen directed traffic. People were polite and courteous and disturbances were rare. ...Banks were the center of Broad Street...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-04/you-remembered-broad-street
You Remembered: Augusta's movie theaters

...the corner of Ninth Street and extending all the way back to Jones Street, Augusta firefighters were assisted by military policemen from Camp Gordon as well as city police. The MPs pulled hoses and carried pots of steaming coffee to firemen made weary by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-07/you-remembered-augustas-movie
Rants & Raves

...not like our government, which is always reluctant to call anything a terrorist act. A RANT FOR THE Richmond motorcycle policeman that made a U-turn on a red light from the curb lane. Just how many traffic laws did he break? Living in Richmond County...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-04/rants-raves
Forced to drink toilet water, jailed cop tells judge

BRUNSWICK, Ga. -- A policeman arrested earlier this week on numerous charges told a magistrate judge Friday that he's been forced to drink out of the toilet...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-11/forced-drink-toilet-wa