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Rifle fires during Craigslist exchange in Goodwill parking lot

A gun accidentally fired as two people exchanged a Craigslist purchase Thursday in the parking lot of Goodwill Job Connection, according to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.The buyer and seller...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-26/rifle-fires-during-craigslis
Phone scams claiming missed jury duty defraud individuals

...Richmond County deputies, Superior Court judges and Clerk of Court Elaine Johnson. They ask the person, often elderly, to purchase a money order or Green Dot card at a store near their home and deliver it to the sheriff's office on Walton Way. Before...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-26/phone-scams-claiming-m
Coliseum Authority | The Augusta Chronicle

...Center complex. The second-floor lounge in James Brown Arena has a bar, covered outdoor patio and restrooms for patrons who purchase annual club passes, available for $700 to $1,000, said Monty Jones, general ... Elton John is the latest of recent...

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Coliseum Authority | The Augusta Chronicle

...Center complex. The second-floor lounge in James Brown Arena has a bar, covered outdoor patio and restrooms for patrons who purchase annual club passes, available for $700 to $1,000, said Monty Jones, general ... Elton John is the latest of recent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/local-government/coliseum-authority
New K-9 named for fallen Officer Scotty Richardson hard at work for Aiken police

...vs. Carolina Panthers game, the Ben Roeth lis berger Foundation presented Aiken Public Safety with a grant to help with the purchase of a K-9."At that point we knew the dog would be named in honor of Scotty by his family," Mahoney said.They chose the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-25/new-k-9-named-fallen-o
Target reports quarterly losses from Canada pullout

...stronger sales.The discounter has been playing catch-up online and revamping its apps. It also cut its minimum online purchase to qualify for free shipping in half to $25. Target said shoppers responded to its no-minimum free-shipping offer during...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-25/target-reports-quarterly-l
US home sales plunge 4.9 percent in January

...year of numbness in the real estate market. Few properties are being listed for sale, would-be buyers are holding off on purchases and snowstorms are cutting into traffic at open houses.Weak sales in 2014 had set up expectations of a strong rebound in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-23/us-home-sales-plunge-49-pe
Ga. hospital partnerships, purchases rise

ATLANTA -- The hospital partnership dance continues in Georgia. Given the pressures of the health care economy, nobody apparently wants to be a wallflower.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-20/ga-hospital-partnerships-pur
Local developer purchases old Woolworth building

The old Woolworth building at the corner of Eighth and Broad streets if off the real estate market after local developer T.R. Reddy purchased the property.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-02-20/local-devel
Lower gas prices fuel convenience store sales

...are really the only two things that can expand the amount of purchases in the industry."Sprint Foods, which operates 14 stores...Stores consumer survey, consumers who do make in-store purchases after buying gas are most likely to get a drink, followed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-02-20/lower-gas-p