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Rants & Raves

...church parking lot in National Hills, a police officer pulled into the lot. I thought that he might be asking me to leave private property, but as it turned out, he was just checking to see that we were all right. I told him what I was doing, and he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-28/rants-raves
US stocks jump after Chinese market surges

...drastically, people went in and did start to bottom-fish," said David Lyon, a global investment specialist at J.P. Morgan Private Bank in San Francisco.The Dow Jones industrial averageclimbed 369.26 points, or 2.3 percent, to 16,654.77. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-27/us-stocks-jump-after-chine
What Is It?

...Chrysler, which then scrapped most of them. None were ever sold and only nine remain today, seven in museums, and two in private collections. The turbine engine spun at 44,500 rpm and could run on a variety of fuels such as, unleaded gasoline, diesel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-08-27/what-it
Annie Thirkell

...this Friday afternoon at 2 o'clock in the St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church. Father Geoffrey D. Coupland officiating. Private family interment will be held in Summerville Cemetery, Summerville, SC. The family will receive friends in the Parish Hall...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175668169
Diane Hartzman

...Collingswood, NJ; grandchildren, David, Jasmine (Kevin), Alexandr (Chrissy), Joseph, Nathan, Michael, John; and great-grandchildren, Isaiah and William. Services are being handled by Elliott Sons Funeral Home and will be private.

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175668155
Marcia Jones

...The Jones family will receive friends 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM, Saturday, August 29, 2015 at the funeral home with a private service for the family following. Burial will be in the Louisville city cemetery. You may sign the family's personal guestbook...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175668171
Belk to sell itself and go private in $3B deal

...C. - Department store chain Belk Inc. says it has agreed to sell itself to New York-based private equity firm Sycamore Partners and go private in a deal that it valued at about $3 billion.Under the terms of the agreement, Belk stockholders...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-24/belk-sell-itself-and-go-pr
Researcher recruitment pays off, Ga. schools say

...wooed away from out-of-state universities, one from a private institute and one from a California company."We are proud...comes to 688 for $295 million when including research done by private companies and foundations like the American Cancer Society...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-26/researcher-recruitment-pays-ga-scho
Fed official says September rate hike 'less compelling'

...interest rates at record lows for an extended period to boost U.S. economic growth.There had been a widely held view among private economists that the Fed would likely move to raise interest rates when it meets in September. But growing worries about economic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-26/fed-official-says-septembe
Dual-enrollment program expands at Augusta Tech

...program accepts part-time students and those who are out-of-state residents, but enrolled in a Georgia school, public or private."A lot of parents get to the point where they believe their child needs to be challenged more, and we are an affordable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-08-26/dual-enrollment-program-e