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Company making cash from trash with junk hauling franchise

...shirted haulers from 1-800-GOT-JUNK? have handled it all, from discarded boats to frozen animal carcasses to prosthetic devices that prompted wisecracks about charging "an arm and a leg." It is a modern model for one of the oldest of urban...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/02/bus_361693.shtml
Business
'Bionic' duffers set to tee off

...organizers of the Bionic Invitational Golf Tournament for golfers who have had a joint replacement or are amputees with prosthetic devices. This year, the eighth annual tournament has been moved from its usual date in April to Sept. 14, at Houndslake...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/07/10/met_291968.shtml
Metro
Biz Quiz: How much do you know about local business?

...Synthetic motor oil B. Plastic corks for wine bottles C. Polyester fibers D. Man-made rubber and latex E. Prosthetic devices Augusta's then-Mayor Larry Sconyers and Eugene Chin Yu, who worked as a mediator to help the city get Hankook...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/11/bus_1479.shtml
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...modeling of the brain's pathways. The possibilities include finding ways for paraplegics or quadriplegics to move prosthetic devices using brain waves. Oshmyansky graduated from high school in 2002 and from the University of Colorado at Boulder...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/04/biz_439008.shtml
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Some Christians fleeced by own naivete

...ago than he does today, because when he healed people then, the old became new, crippled hands were not given prosthetic devices, blind eyes were not given glasses, deaf ears were not given hearing aids. So why would God replace rotten teeth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/17/op_259246.shtml
Opinion columns
Owl rescued in Georgia gets prosthetic eye from Auburn surgeons

...said. "We ended up stacking one sphere on top of another in order to fill up the long, tubular owl eyeball." Prosthetic devices used in humans are typically painted plastic shells that fit into an empty orb and look like a normal eye. "It's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/09/25/tec_215147.shtml
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Visually impaired veterans learn about VA's technology

...to Aiken County and surrounding areas. He said future sessions could include guest speakers, demonstrations of prosthetic devices or even an expo of products and services. Mr. Turansky said veterans do not have to have a service-related visual...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/21/met_121124.shtml
Metro
Chief Justice criticizes S.C. sales tax exemptions

...others may be arbitrary and sometimes don't make sense economically, such as providing exemptions for dental prosthetic devices but not for wheelchairs. But "the fact a classification may result in an inequity or may be unwise in an economic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/14/met_397077.shtml
Metro
New artificial limbs move like the real thing

...when titanium anchors are dropped into holes drilled in bone, the bone grows around the metal and holds it fast. Prosthetic devices can be clamped to the anchors. Dentists first implanted the metal in gums to fasten false teeth. Dozens of amputees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/06/10/tec_312324.shtml
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Computer graphics firms turning to Hollywood

...Sciences, still provides equipment to the military and makes computer-aided design equipment used to help create prosthetic devices and for other medical applications. But entertainment is becoming an increasingly large part of its business...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/08/tec_212656.shtml
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