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Bobcat confirmed on Jekyll Island for first time, while search for more determines 'few at most'

...whether it's a different animal from the one photographed in September. Meanwhile, pungent bait was left at 50 locations across...few at most."It's possible the bobcat photographed in September came from the mainland and either trudged up the 5-mile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-25/bobcat-confirmed-jekyll-islan
Top stories of 2014: Smith resigns from District 7 commission post

...The other shoe has yet to drop in a scandal that led to the September resignation of Augusta Commissioner Donnie Smith.A lieutenant...internal affairs investigation, in the works at least since September, still looms for Smith.The Department of Public Safety...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-24/smith-resigns-district
Columbia County stormwater chief makes plans for new revenue

...larger area we are responsible for managing."Bennett said that when he took over Columbia Coun ty's stormwater division in September 2013, his staff consisted of four people struggling to complete as many as 150 work orders. The office had to pull $4 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-25/columbia-county-stormwater-ch
US economy grew at fast 5 percent annual rate in Q3

WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy grew at a sizzling 5 percent annual rate in the July-September period, the fastest in more than a decade, on the strength of higher consumer spending and business investment.The resurgence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-23/us-economy-grew-fast-5-per
US orders for durable goods fall 0.7 percent in November

...defense orders - was flat last month. That marks an improvement from declines of 1.9 percent in October and 1.1 percent in September.The weak performance in this core category suggests that businesses are hesitant to invest, said Diane Swonk, chief economist...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-23/us-orders-durable-goods-fa
Tyler Summitt, son of Pat Summitt, trying to make his own name at Louisiana Tech

...but there was some shock that a program with the tradition of Louisiana Tech would hire Pat's son, who just turned 24 in September."Seeing (Summitt) on the court has only reaffirmed what we liked about him when we made the hire," Louisiana Tech athletic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-23/tyler-summitt-son-pat-sum
Dow tops 18,000 as market reaches new highs

...horizon."GROWTH SPURT: The Commerce Department reported that the economy grew at a 5 percent annual rate in the July-September period, powered by stronger consumer spending and business investment. That's the fastest quarterly growth since the summer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/finance/2014-12-23/dow-tops-18000-mar
Local History | The Augusta Chronicle

...Pavey | Thursday, April 11, 2013 By Rob Pavey | Wednesday, April 10, 2013 By Rob Pavey | Tuesday, April 9, 2013 September 11 - 10 Years Later Local History The intersection of Columbia Road and Louisville Road was called Lucky's Corner after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/subjects/local-history
Ironman 70.3 | The Augusta Chronicle

...Ironman 70.3 Canadian Brent McMahon won the overall event at the sixth annual intermedix Ironman 70.3 Augusta on Sunday, September 28, 2014. Dallas resident Lauren Barnett claimed first in the women's division. See the pictures and read the message...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/sports/esi-ironman-703
Savannah River Site | The Augusta Chronicle

...the name of freedom and protection from Soviet Communism. The federal government put more than 38,000 people to work by September 1952, toiling around the clock toward the production of plutonium and uranium needed for hydrogen and atomic bombs...

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