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Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant | The Augusta Chronicle

...reactors at Plant Vogtle is progressing as planned. Plant Vogtle made a federal list of 21 nuclear reactors east of the Rocky Mountains that are vulnerable to earthquakes and need analyses explaining their ability to withstand damage. MULTIMEDIA...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/businesses/vogtle-nuclear-powe
South Carolina's Edisto Island Serpentarium is hands on fun for people of all ages

...areas this year, including Sweetwater Creek State Park in Lithia Springs, McIntosh Reserve in Carroll County and Rocky Mountain Public Fishing Area near Berry College.Counties with the most nests were Chatham, with 26; Decatur, with 14...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2014-05-31/south-carolina
Augusta VA director makes call for aid

...Greenville, S.C.; Tulsa, Okla.; Syracuse N.Y.; and Fredericksburg, Va.Ann Gifford, the manager of Rocky Mountain Human Services, attended the convention from Denver. Her organization serves more than 2,000 veterans through...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-16/augusta-va-director-makes-ca
Plant Vogtle makes Nuclear Regulatory Commission list for earthquake analysis

Plant Vogtle made a federal list of 21 nuclear reactors east of the Rocky Mountains that are vulnerable to earthquakes and need to conduct detailed analyses explaining their ability to withstand damage from seismic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-12/plant-vogtle-makes-nuclear-r
Cold weather won't have much effect on tick season

...Center saw 20 to 25 tick bite cases last year, at least two of which were for Lyme disease and several that resultedin Rocky Mountain spotted fever.According to reports from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Georgia and South Carolina...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-22/cold-weather-wont-have-much-a
'Stoner Bowl' has pot puns at all-time high

...Bud Bowl XLVIII."If Denver wins, the Washington chapter has to dress in Broncos colors and sing John Denver's Rocky Mountain High. If Seattle wins, the Colorado chapter must dress in Seahawks colors and sing Purple Haze, by Seattle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-01-27/stoner-bowl-has-pot-puns-all-
Patrick Sharp lead Chicago Blackhawks to win

...second time in nine games (5-2-2). COYOTES: Captain Shane Doan has been cleared to return after a bout with Rocky Mountain Fever and could play this weekend.Out since Dec. 4, Doan made a slow recovery, but has been skating with the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2014-01-03/patrick-sharp-lead-chicago
Do your homework when selecting new plants, grass

...it will say the trees will grow as far south as zone 7, which splits the Augusta area. But they are native to the Rocky Mountains of the West, and our climate is a lot different here. To make matters worse, the woman's front porch faces southwest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2013-09-26/do-your-homework-whe
Gun-rights group unwelcome at Friday memorial for Aurora shooting victims

...dead and 58 injured.The Mayors Against Illegal Guns rally is set Friday at Cherry Creek State Park in Aurora, and Rocky Mountain Gun Owners is holding a "peaceful 'counter-rally' at the same park.Colorado Ceasefire compared the counter-rally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/twt/news/2013-07-19/gun-rights-group-unwelcome-frid
Researchers working on scale for wildfire similar to those for earthquakes, tornadoes

...Colorado alone, wildfires accounted for more than $858 million in insurance claims in 2012 and 2013, according to the Rocky Mountain Insurance Information Association. More than 1,100 homes have been destroyed in 2012-13.Alex Maranghides...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-09-24/researchers-working-scale-wildfire-