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MOX costs rise, could hamper nonproliferation agreement

...estimated the lifecycle cost at $30 billion.Bryan Wilkes, a spokesman for CB&I Project Ser vi ces Group, one of the companies...far on the plant, which is about 65 percent complete. NNSA spokesman Derrick Robinson said Aerospace, which performs work for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-25/mox-costs-rise-could-hamper-n
Another victory for choice

...so pronounced that "a local judge blasted the local officials for their actions to keep the school from opening," a Deal spokesman said.H.B. 372 prohibits local governments from subjecting nonprofit charter-school corporations to licensing and inspections...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-24/another-victory-choic
Attorneys say deputy in Oklahoma had special treatment

...resignation."I feel like it's time the good-old-boy club is broken up in Tulsa," said resident Pamela Smith.A spokesman for Glanz said the sheriff had no plans to leave office.Separately Friday, local prosecutors issued a statement saying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-25/attorneys-say-deputy-oklahoma-had-s
Lost family found in SC park

...of five has been rescued after getting lost in the Congaree National Park southeast of Columbia.Columbia Fire Department spokesman Brick Lewis told local media that the family had been canoeing in the park Tuesday evening when they got lost and called 911...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-23/lost-family-found-sc-park
Jeni's recalls ice cream after listeria found

...since the bacteria can't grow at freezing temperatures.A spokesman for the Food and Drug Administration said it has no evidence...updated information to consumers as we learn more," FDA spokesman Jeff Ventura said.The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-23/jenis-recalls-ice-cream-af
Ga. fires back on nursing home payments

...Reese's letter puts the number at 34.Jeremy Arieh, a spokesman for the Department of Community Health, said Wednesday that...GHCA, without specifying what the disagreement was about. A spokesman for the group declined comment this week on the nursing home...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-04-23/ga-fires-back-nursing-ho
Georgia prison-based drug ring busted

...nearly $24,000 in cash, 38 firearms and a car. Nearly all of the guns were in possession of a convicted felon, CNT spokesman Gene Harley said. On April 15, the Chatham County grand jury indicted Christopher and Regina Henry and 46 others associated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-23/georgia-prison-drug-ri
Columbia County Commission | The Augusta Chronicle

...Center Complex at 630 Ronald Reagan Drive. A proposed $20 million water park near Grovetown won't be built, according to a spokesman for the project. An Augusta developer has one month to produce missing state and federal permits before the Co lum bia County...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/government/columbia-county-commission
Scuttle's Island plan scuttled, won't be built in Columbia County

...Grovetown to construct the entertainment facility at another location in the Augusta area, a spokesman for the project said Monday.Rusty Molton, a spokesman for Scuttle's Island, said Monday the water park will not go forward in Columbia County...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-20/scuttles-island-plan-scuttle
Longtime commissioner of Georgia Department of Veterans Service dead at 92

...issues forced him into medical leave last summer, Wheeler continued to play a role in leading the department by phone. A spokesman, Jon Suggs, said Wheeler died early Tuesday at the Atlanta VA Medical Center. He was 92."His impact on the state has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-21/longtime-commissioner-georgia