Truck deals help boost US auto sales in September

...trucks kept U.S. auto sales strong in September.General Motors Co. and Chrysler Group...19-percent sales increases over last September. Toyota sales rose 2 percent; Ford...for the industry in eight years. But September's annualized pace of 16.4 million...

Bill Kirby | The Augusta Chronicle

...in like Carl Sandburg's fog - on little cat feet. Rarely if barely noticeable. Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014 On a mild September day in 1820 an Augusta laborer, anonymous to history, was cutting wood on the banks of the Savannah River. That was when...

A number of stinging caterpillars can be found in our area

Stinging caterpillars have seemed to be a hot topic the last couple of years during the months of September and October.Last week I received an e-mail from a lady who said her son captured a poisonous caterpillar in her garage and...

Visitors expected to spend $4 million in October

...expected to produce $278,000, will have the most visitors at 7,500.October visitor spending is projected at about half of September revenue, when events such as the Ironman, Army TechNet and Arts in the Heart helped generate an estimated $8.97 million...

Grand slam, ex-Jacket power Giants past Pirates in NL wild-card game

...Los Angeles Dodgers and ceding home-field advantage in the win-or-go-home game to the Pirates, who went 17-9 in September while taking St. Louis to the final day of the season in an attempt to win the NL Central.The chase included a decision...

Rants & Raves

...somewhere near the asu campus, take a little initiative and remove it yourself. It was placed there in june. It's now September so you're safe. BILL KIRBY, IT IS NOT a loss of manhood at all to admit you forgot a number. And since you are a senior...

Clemson looking to fill void left by KJ McDaniels

...stability present in the program the next few years. There are obstacles to overcome. Clemson assistant Earl Grant was hired in September, six weeks or so before basketball practice starts, as College of Charleston's head coach and took longtime Tigers director...

Nigel Miller Jr.

...HEPHZIBAH, Ga. - Nigel R. Miller, Jr., age 55, of Hephzibah, passed away Tuesday, September 30, 2014, at University Hospital. He was born September 23, 1959, in Mobile, AL, to the late Nigel R. and Mary Swygert Miller, Sr. He served...

Ronald Newsome

...Ronald Titus Newsome, 66, of Lutz, Florida, passed away Friday, September 26, 2014. He was born in Augusta, Georgia and moved to Florida...Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, Florida. April 10, 1948 - September 26, 2014

Frances Lampp

THOMSON, Ga. - Mrs. Frances Beckworth Lampp, 82, entered into rest September 29, 2014. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. today in the chapel of Beggs Funeral Home with Rev. Barry Clanton...