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Cross fined by state campaign finance regulators

Columbia County Commission Chairman Ron Cross has agreed to pay $2,750 in fines and fees to settle violations of campaign finance laws, according to a consent order...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-30/cross-fined-state-campai
Twins fire Ron Gardenhire after 13 seasons

The Minnesota Twins fired manager Ron Gardenhire on Monday, ending a 13-season tenure that included at least 92 losses in each of the past four years.The move was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-29/twins-fire-ron-gardenhir
Georgia, local leaders discuss new taxes for transportation funding

...where we need to look at. I think we need to have a multi-prong approach," he said.Columbia County Commission Chairman Ron Cross told Roberts regions that approved the 2012 referendum should be exempt from a new 1-percent tax, if politicians decide...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-30/georgia-local-leaders-discus
Braves hitting coach Greg Walker quits

...baseman, was the manager at Triple-A Round Rock this season.Tim Bogar was the interim manager for the final 22 games after Ron Washington resigned. Bogar will interview within the next two weeks.Texas general manager Jon Daniels said when the season...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-30/braves-hitting-coach-gre
Shortchanging schools?

...it appears the county is soaking the school system for revenue, it isn't, according to Columbia County Commission Chairman Ron Cross. He said there is much more to tax assessment and collection than is reflected in departments' operating budgets...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-28/shortchanging-schools
Patricia Pearson

...native of Brooklyn, New York, having made Harlem her home for the past 40 years. She was a Catholic and wife of the late Mr. Ron Pearson. Her greatest desire was the happiness of her family. Survivors include three sons and daughters-in-law, Tim and...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172585518
State has new demands for Columbia County hospital

...financing is approved by voters.The new requirements should not be a problem, though, Columbia County Commission Chairman Ron Cross said.At a recent meeting with Georgia Department of Community Health officials, the three Augusta hospitals vying to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-25/state-has-new-demands-columb
Officials tell Grovetown, Columbia County residents to brace for change

...fourth annual State of the Community Address, sponsored by the Columbia County Chamber of Commerce.County Commission Chairman Ron Cross told everyone to be prepared for many years of road construction throughout the county. Miles of Washington Road, William...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-23/officials-tell-grovetown
Panthers keep rolling despite ailing Cam Newton

...since 2003 - the season they made it to the Super Bowl - entering Sunday night's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers.Coach Ron Rivera said Newton probably won't be healthy until after the season."It's frustrating to have this nicked up, have that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-09-20/panthers-keep-rolling-despite
Overdue for an audit

...R-Ga., passed with major bipartisan support 333-92.It was a version of the bill introduced in 2012 by former U.S. Rep. Ron Paul, R-Texas, a longtime critic of the Federal Reserve.Paul's son, U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., has introduced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-22/overdue-audit