•  
  •  
Event honors career of Georgian Senator Walter F. George

...today.That would be Walter F. George, the son of a south Georgia farm family, who became one of the nation's most...man known mostly today because his name appears on a south Georgia lake and the Mercer University law school.But in his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-01-26/event-honors-car
Slain couple known for charity

...and enjoy it."This week, the couple's bodies were found, each shot in the head, in a small farming town in South Georgia. Bud Runion, 69, had driven nearly three hours from his Marietta home seeking to buy a piece of his youth, a replica...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-28/slain-couple-known-cha
Across Georgia

Police launch search for Marietta coupleATLANTA - Police in south Georgia are searching for a Marietta couple who went missing after going to purchase a car from a seller they contacted online.Telfair...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-24/across-georgia
Enrollment drop plagues Georgia colleges

...Georgia State College, Armstrong State University and South Georgia State College ? have seen their peak enrollment drop...with a long-term decline in the population of most south Georgia counties."The pie is not getting much larger for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-01-25/enrollment-drop-plagues-g
Mexican gets 18-year drug sentence

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- A Mexican citizen living in rural south Georgia has been sentenced to 18 years in prison for his role in a drug plot.According to a statement released by the U.S. Attorney's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-15/mexican-gets-18-year-drug-se
Music by Turner: Time teaches us to be appreciative

...was from Enigma, Ga., (no, I don't think you can get there from here) and brilliantly used her down-home South Georgia humor in her teaching of, at the time, a very uninteresting subject for most of her students. We certainly had no...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-01-06/music-turner-time-tea
Storms head toward Georgia

ATLANTA - Forecasters say the potential for severe thunderstorms will be greatest today in parts of western and south Georgia -- an area south and west of Macon that includes the Columbus area.Then, as a cold front moves across the state...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-23/storms-head-toward-georgia
Georgia's Mike Bobo interviews for head coaching job at Colorado State

...Bobo, the former Georgia quarterback out of Thomasville High, is a strong recruiter who has pulled in prospects in South Georgia, but also has recruited outside the region to land top quarterbacks Matthew Stafford from Texas and 2016 commitment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-17/georgias-mike-bobo-interv
Audit set for private probation company

...records that were maintained by South Georgia Probation Inc., a private probation...Probation Advisory Council revoked South Georgia Probation President Shea Smith's...No one answered the phone at South Georgia Probation's office Tuesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-07/audit-set-private-prob
Court reviews swampland development

...straightforward for most bodies of water but not marshes where the water is calm.The lawsuit against the state and a South Georgia county is over where to draw the starting point of the buffer around marshes or even if there is a requirement for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-06/court-reviews-swampland-de