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Economic growth slows, but signs are pointing up

...said Richard Curtin, the economist directing the report. "Consumers have now turned to wages rather than jobs as the primary characteristic they use to judge the performance of the economy."On that score things are getting better, albeit slowly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-30/economic-growth-slows-sign
Richmond County teen pregnancy rate continues to fall

...educational material."According to Nolte, when the grant - which expires in September - was introduced in 2010, three primary goals were stated: Reduce the rates of teen pregnancies; increase youth access to evidence-based programs to prevent teen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-01-30/richmond-county-teen-pregnan
South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham makes move toward presidential run

...acceptable in the reddest of red states," Graham said.Graham cruised to re-election in November, easily defeating six GOP primary rivals who cited his history of negotiating with Democrats as proof that he wasn't conservative enough.Graham has been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-29/south-carolina-sen-linds
Area churches send Scriptures around the world via Seedline

...that the reason God doesn't take you to heaven when he saves you is he needs you here to evangelize the world. That's the primary reason for a missionary," Elliott said. "You can go somewhere and hear a preacher and you can get something out of it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-01-30/area-churches-send-scrip
Chip Ganassi deflects spotlight to the people behind his powerhouse race teams

...sending his car airborne and into a guardrail. He suffered a concussion, broken bones and some inhalation.Now he's the primary owner of a sports car team that's won five championships, two IndyCar teams that have won 10 championships and two NASCAR...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-01-28/chip-ganassi-deflects-spot
Augusta Public Transit | The Augusta Chronicle

...July 23, 2012 By Stephen N. Dethrage | Thursday, July 19, 2012 Augusta Public Transit Augusta Public Transit is the primary public transportation provider in the CSRA. In addition to fixed routes, the service provides ADA-compliant para-transit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/transportation/augusta-public-transit
Eisenhower Army Medical Center | The Augusta Chronicle

...is part of Fort Gordon's medical complex. The medical center is a teaching facility for residents in both surgical and primary care specialties, with emphasis on research and state-of-the-art specialty care. Eisenhower Army Medical Center...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/hospitals/eisenhower-army-medi
Savannah River Site | The Augusta Chronicle

...for hydrogen as the field expands, attracting various manufacturers to capitalize on the growing market. Waste removal is a primary concern at the plant, as millions of gallons of waste and other Cold War byproducts are stored in underground tanks. Remediation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/businesses/savannah-river-site
Would you like outrage with that?

...from adult consumers freely deciding to spend their money on hamburgers and fries.No, that's not the militant vegans' primary concern. What they want is to turn animal-based food consumption into a public health issue so that, much like tobacco...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-28/would-you-outrage
Augusta VA appointed new director

...director, to lead the facility after two years in which 16 veterans reported "adverse outcomes" to procedures and treatment in primary and specialty care, surgery, gastrointestinal, nursing services, dental and radiology programs."Ms. Andrews has a proven...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-01-28/augusta-va-appointed-new-dir