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Body piercing of minor lands proprietor in jail

After spending five hours in jail for piercing a hoop into a 17-year-old girl's belly button, the proprietor of a tattoo and piercing parlor on Gordon Highway says he might never allow anyone younger than 18 into his shop again. Reginald...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/03/29/met_309996.shtml
Metro
Don't like the weather? Wait a minute

...openings." RED LION REUNION: Most of us have very fond memories of the old Red Lion on Walton Way and one of its former proprietors, Danny Daniel, wants to celebrate them.He is setting up a Red Lion Pub Reunion from 8 to 11 p.m. April 3 at the Boat...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-10/dont-weather-wait-minute
Museum reflects on shameful time in America

...during the 1800s, the plantation's owner pulls up in his buggy. OK, it's an electric golf cart, and Whitney's latest proprietor, John Cummings, is more liberal-minded lawyer than ogre overseer. Cummings is on hand daily to answer questions at his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2015-03-07/museum-reflects-shameful-tim
Dine & Dish: Wrap Em Up has crepes with a twist

...end of the trip, it was a crepe.I remember we bought it from a stall somewhere in Paris, watching in fascination as the proprietor, a rotund little French man, made a thin (so thin!) pancake and flipped and filled it with my choice of fillings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-03-11/dine-dish-wrap-em-has
Rosa Wilson

...will be at Mount Olive Memorial Gardens. Ms. Wilson retired from the Veterans Administration Medical Center and was the proprietor of Cherokee Lounge. She leaves to cherish her memory: four daughters, Sandra (Minister Jeffrey) Lowe, Augusta, Ga...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174309450
Washington state issues first recreational marijuana shop licenses to 24 stores

...issued its first retail marijuana licenses Monday with a middle-of-the-night e-mail alerting bleary-eyed pot-shop proprietors that they'll finally be able to open for business."We're pretty stoked," said John Evich, an investor in Bellingham's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-07/washington-state-issues-fi
Vault proprietor keeps his cool with fur coat storage

...long time when there are more than 3,000 of them to care for. On the job Subject: Hamilton Kuhlke, cold-storage vault proprietor Time in field: Eight years Training: Previous experience running a business. "Everything I know about furs I learned from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/18/ent_236327.shtml
Things to Do
Local bar owners feeling tapped out

Opening a bar downtown has never been easy, but some proprietors say starting a bar and keeping it running is getting tougher as the number of establishments have grown in recent years. "I think...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/30/bus_441303.shtml
Business
Zito thrives in dreamland

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Earlier this week, Nick Zito made some comments that angered the proprietors of several other top horse racing events. He basically said there was only one real horse race, the Kentucky Derby, and everything...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/02/oth_207648.shtml
Other sports
Lucky few will get a taste of history

You get what you pay for, and in the case of wine, the best is worth the price. At least, that's what the proprietors of La Maison on Telfair Street are hoping. On Dec. 10, the restaurant will host a wine-tasting and dinner that will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/12/03/ent_299440.shtml
Things to Do