Ray Guy | The Augusta Chronicle

...is the first pure punter to be elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame, and he joins placekicker Jan Stenerud as the only specialists in the hall. Guy was in his 23rd year of eligibility and was a senior nominee. To be elected, he had to receive at least...

Augusta State University | The Augusta Chronicle

...University System of Georgia. It offers more than 50 programs of study leading to associate, bachelor's, master's and specialist degrees, a paralegal certificate and a cooperative doctoral degree; (706) 737-1400; www.aug.edu Don't Miss...

Candidates 'interviewed' again in third debate, and Cruz wins out

...experience. He was challenged on his voting record, personal finances and an attempt to increase immigration visas for specialists sometimes used to replace American workers. Ohio Gov. John Kasich continued to promote his record in Ohio ? never mentioning...

Wet October lifts Thurmond, Hartwell and Russell lakes from drought

...and returned to normal status (Wednesday) and today levels are into flood storage," Jeremy Buddemeier, a public affairs specialist for the Corps of Engineers' Savannah District, said in an online post today. Buddemeier said Thurmond, Hartwell and Russell...

West Ga. college fire displaces students

...relocated to other student housing complexes and area hotels and supplied with toiletries.The university's Communications Specialist Christa Robbins says it was gratifying to see so many campus divisions and resources come together to help the students who...

Conjoined twins arrive, placed in intensive care

...the impending birth and health issues for both the twins and their mother. Dr. Paul Browne, a maternal and fetal medicine specialist at GRMC, said weeks before the delivery that the boys' heart appeared to be in good shape but that even if all went well...

Environmentalist group cites wood pellet threat against Augusta-area forests

...as 2014, but Edgefield County planners say there are no permits yet to develop the site.Debbie Hammel, senior resource specialist for NRDC's Land and Wildlife Program, said such facilities place pressure on forests that provide habitat for rare plants...

Thurmond Lake water release felt near Augusta

...record-breaking November after rainfall has already exceeded the month's averages on the heels of October's record-setting. To date, Thurmond has recorded 5.7 inches in 12 days, said Chelsea Smith, corps public affairs specialist.

Russia launches investigation into doping

...stripped its accreditation.In comments reported by Russian agency R-Sport, Mutko said Russia was ready "to put a foreign specialist in charge of the laboratory, if that's what's needed."The governing body of swimming said Wednesday it is moving its...

Mental health care concerns discussed at forum

...need a direction to go."Even when people want to help, they might not know where to turn. Ann Lewis, a certified peer specialist, broke down in tears pleading with Berry for help in establishing a peer-run center."I see so many people who are falling...