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Georgia Southern to lead study in storm vulnerability

...it statistically less likely than nearby states to attract a direct hit from a major hurricane, but the entire Southeastern coast is frequently vulnerable to related wind, erosion and flooding.This week, a Georgia Southern University scientist...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-02-08/georgia-southern-lead-region
Ga., S.C. coasts brace for holiday soaking from storm

A cluster of thunderstorms that stalled off the southeastern coast Saturday is expected to make for a sloppy, rainy Memorial Day on beaches from Florida to South Carolina.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-05-26/ga-sc-coasts-brace-holiday-s
Spotlight: Katie Duncan

...you learn that, then you learn how to be able to get all of your schoolwork done is so little time." She also says that swimming has had a huge impact on her social life. "I have tons of friends from all over the Southeastern coast."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/13/xtr_120041.shtml
Xtreme
Woods 'blinded' by first glimpse of Royal St. George's

...a lot of blind shots," Woods said after playing 18 holes with Charles Howell III on a warm, windy day on the southeastern coast. "You're going to have to play a few rounds to get an idea where to go," he said. "On a couple of holes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/14/gol_381100.shtml
Golf
Police ID man linked to scam

...Hopson said Mr. Dais is believed to be working with a group of white men who may be targeting communities along the southeastern coast. She described the scam: A group of men knock on the door and offer to perform small jobs for low pay. They do...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/13/met_358236.shtml
Metro
An update on climate changes

...elevations in its northern reaches, but is losing much more ice to melting at lower elevations along its southern and southeastern coasts. At the North Pole, which is covered by the Arctic Ocean, the ice has thinned 42 percent and shrunk by 6 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/21/tec_339840.shtml
XXX Technology
GreenJackets notebook: Red Sox's Gordon starts for Augusta

...exciting. I'll remember this the rest of my life." BACKUP PLANS: With Hurricane Floyd bearing down on the southeastern coast, the teams and SAL president John Moss held a conference call after Tuesday's game and decided to move the remainder...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/15/bas_270258.shtml
Baseball
Business briefs: UPS, pilot union reach agreement

...oil spill hits shoreABUJA, Nigeria -- Oil oozing from a ruptured pipeline has washed ashore along Nigeria's southeastern coast, blackening beaches for a mile, Mobil Corp. said Monday. The 1.6 million gallon spill -- said to be the largest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/20/bus_220886.shtml
Business
All eyes are on McIlroy with Woods sitting out of British Open

...he's not wearing golf spikes, either.The British Open, which starts Thursday at Royal St. George's on the southeastern coast of England, will be the fourth major that Woods has missed since 2008. There was a time when Woods' absence would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2011-07-09/all-eyes-are-mcilroy-woods-s
Listening tools may be savior to whales

...limited results. Mr. George estimates the planes spot only about 25 percent of the right whales present off the southeastern coast. Mr. Clark has been eavesdropping on right whales in Cape Cod Bay since 2001. Using federal grants, he's also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/02/11/met_116134.shtml
Metro