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Summer home sales reach highest point in eight years

...think there was some pent-up demand," she said.McManus, like other Realtors in the area, said the housing demand will spike as more people transfer into the area for work affiliated with the Cyber Command. Many local homeowners are choosing to act...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-09-12/summer-home
Top 25 roundup: Ducks' potent attack too much for Spartans

...State's Bo Brown miss. Then he rammed into a pack of three Cowboys' defenders, bounced off Aaron Sam and zoomed past Brent Spikes on his way to the end zone. NO. 20 KANSAS STATE 32, IOWA STATE 28In Ames, Iowa, Jake Waters ran for an 8-yard touchdown...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-09-06/top-25-roundup-ducks-pote
Savannah River Site safety lapses spike, according to federal report

A federal nuclear safety oversight panel has warned the U.S. Department of Energy that an apparent spike in safety violations, contamination incidents and injuries at Savannah River Site must be addressed before a more serious incident...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-13/savannah-river-site-safety-l
Criminal charges for Tony Stewart are possible, legal experts say

...things that would get the average person arrested ? think two boxers in the ring, or a baserunner sliding into second with his spikes high. But sometimes an act is so far outside the bounds of accepted sporting behavior that it becomes a crime.So Stewart...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-12/criminal-charges-tony-stew
Community Expo welcomes cyber newcomers

...Chris Johnson, of Fidelity Bank Mortgage, said that area growth remains in new-home construction but that his firm expects a spike in home sales in the next year or two.He told those in the military interested in buying homes that they usually get the best...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-28/community-expo-welcomes-cybe
Training injuries triple at Fort Gordon, report says

...conduct firing and dismount practice, according to injury logs.J.C. Mathews, Fort Gordon public affairs officer, said the spike in training injuries to an "increased emphasis on accident reporting" for all incidents including those that result in a fatality...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-26/training-injuries-triple-fort
Recharged Camilo Villegas has lead in Greensboro after opening 63

...first four holes.He was briefly at 7 -under before he wound up with a bogey on the 17th when his 3-foot par putt hit a spike mark."Normally, the ball will kind of pop right over, but it got it pretty good and went right," Simpson said. "Late...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-08-14/rescharged-camilo-villegas-h
Jeanette Averett

...Averett is survived by her son, Michael E. Steed (Deadra); her daughters, Shannon Green (Jesse) and Karleen Nichols (Spike); her six grandchildren; and her seventeen great-grandchildren. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Happy 39'ers...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172250055
Spikes welcomes the spotlight

PHILADELPHIA - Takeo Spikes has spent plenty of Monday nights sitting...seen a lot of Monday night games," Spikes said. "I want it to be the best game...have to have cable to watch this." Spikes spent his first five seasons in the NFL...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/18/pro_144144.shtml
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Spikes finds success in San Francisco

...SANTA CLARA, Calif. --- Although Takeo Spikes was talking about Eagles running back...old, they've lost a step,' " said Spikes, an 11-year veteran and Washington...Oh, he can't do this any more,' " Spikes said. "I don't look at it that way...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/10/12/pro_479156.shtml
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