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Economists say Georgia must work to stay competitive

...Tutterow said Thursday.Tutterow was joined by Georgia Budget and Policy Institute Executive Director Taifa Smith Butler as guest speakers at the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce's post-legislative breakfast. Tutterow referenced business magazine Site Selection's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-05-21/economists-
Can Iran be trusted?

...Journal guest column. "If he instead commits to a plan that will lead to a nuclear Iran, Congress must stop it."House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, said the legislation was necessary because Americans and their allies are "worried that the White...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-05-24/can-iran-be-trusted
Group stopped from desegregating war memorial sues South Carolina

...that owns the monument in downtown Greenwood, have sued At tor ney General Alan Wilson, Lt. Gov. Hen ry McMaster and House Speaker Jay Lucas. The men want a court to find unconstitutional the 2000 law that removed the Con federate flag from atop the State...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-23/group-stopped-desegregating-w
Memorial Day Events

...1101 15th St.; Lt. Col. Peter Knight, from Fort Gordon, speaker; Signal Corps Band and Post Ceremonial Detachment Color Guard...Col. Servando Ramos Jr. and Dr. Gregory A. Francisco, speakers; moww.orgMEMORIAL DAY GRILLING AND GAMING: noon to 10 p...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-21/memorial-day-events
Faith Calendar

...BREAKFAST: Pushing Back the Dark 8-9 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, DoubleTree Hotel, 2651 Perimeter Parkway; Helen Mayers, speaker; $25 adults, $10 children; (803) 341-2343, propheticvoices.infoAN EVENING OF PRAISE AND WORSHIP: 6 p.m. Friday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-05-22/faith-calendar
2015 Lexus LS 460 worth the money

...pleasant ? perhaps more so ? when the world of phone calls and finding a destination is muted and the Lexus Mark Levinson 19-speaker surround audio system plays.The LS 460 is a recommended buy of Consumer Reports, and predicted reliability is rated better...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-05-22/2015-lexus-ls-460-worth-money
Rants & Raves

...almost-identical bill that didn't protect rape victims. So they tweaked a couple words and have now passed a bill that Speaker Boehner called "the most pro-life legislation to ever come before this body." We should all be concerned.RANTS TO THE...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-21/rants-raves-0
Around the block

...music. Dana Atkins, a retired Air Force lieutenant general and president of The Augusta Chronicle, will be the featured speaker. Tickets are $25 for adults and $10 for students under 25 and active duty military.For more information, call (706...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-05-19/around-block
Upcoming calendar

...salute by Fort Gordon Installation Honor Guard, playing of Taps; Col. Servando Ramos Jr. and Dr. Gregory A. Francisco, speakers; free; moww.orgUPCOMINGMAXWELL MORNING BOOK CLUB: 10 a.m. Thursday, May 28, Jeff Maxwell Branch Library; reading...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-05-19/upcoming-calenda
Spiritual leader missed

...1980s, when I was a member of Augusta's Salvation Army Advisory Board. The board gave me permission to invite her to be our speaker at the annual board meeting that year. I was to be in London, where the international headquarters is located. I could hand-deliver...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-05-21/spiritual-leader-missed