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Owners of Marshall Square retirement resort intends to rebuild

...Independent senior living facilities, such as Marshall Square, are treated as apartment complexes under the National Fire Protection Association's Life Safety Code, the standard most commonly used. They have no specific minimum construction requirements...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-07-07/owners-mars
Board should release other GRU finalists in presidential search, attorney says

...is for their benefit, not the University System, and we would not be acting in good faith if we failed to offer them the protection the law allows."Keel was scheduled to be voted on this morning by the Board of Regents to replace Dr. Ricardo Azziz...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-07-07/board-should-release-othe
Keep on trucking

...struggling to comply.But every once in a while, an exception comes along.One of those appears to be the new Environmental Protection Agency rules on heavy-duty trucks, which aim to increase fuel efficiency and decrease carbon dioxide emissions beginning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-05/keep-trucking
Going rogue

...heard of the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, an agency that critics say knows...Perdue-sponsored Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Accountability Act of 2015 that...and the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection-Inspector General Act, introduced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-04/going-rogue
Code offers different building standards for senior centers

...essentially looked at as apartment complexes under the National Fire Protection Association's Life Safety Code, the standard most commonly...evacuate," said Greg Harrington, the NFPA's principal fire protection engineer.He said the Life Safety Code has relatively new...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-04/code-offers-different-buildin
Report finds church fire in Greeleyville, S.C. was caused by lightning

...electrical systems, according to estimates by the National Fire Protection Association. The association based its estimate on data collected...Perception matters," said Marty Ahrens, an analyst for the fire protection association. "We don't know all the causes of all the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-02/report-finds-church-fire-greeleyvil
Augusta man sentenced for child abuse, sexual assault

...told a forensic interviewer that Newton sexually molested her, Lamb said.The children's mother was granted an order of protection and filed for divorce in late 2012; she dismissed both actions, according to court records. Newton has been under various...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-02/augusta-man-sentenced-
Clemson trying to fill voids after rocky off-season in football

...ligament surgery this past December and missed Clemson's 40-6 victory over Oklahoma in the Russell Athletic Bowl.Watson's protection will fall to Hyatt, a 6-6, 270-pound five-star freshman prospect who enrolled in January and won a backup spot on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2015-07-02/clemson-trying-fill-voids
Important steps at SRS make the world safer

...contractors, as well as regulators; the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control; the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; and the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. All have worked well together to meet this tank milestone before...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-07-04/important-steps-
Savannah River Site | The Augusta Chronicle

...to provide about 200,000 acres of farmland and forest. Nearly 1,500 families were displaced in the name of freedom and protection from Soviet Communism. The federal government put more than 38,000 people to work by September 1952, toiling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/businesses/savannah-river-site