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Insurer: Georgia files most claims for lightning strikes

ATLANTA - A major insurer says Georgia residents file the most claims for lightning strikes in the country.State Farm officials told WSB-TV (http://bit.ly/1HbPRaa ) that it paid more than $16 million for lightning-related claims in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-06/insurer-georgia-files-most-c
Lightning visits Georgia frequently

Lightning can strike anywhere, but it appears to strike most in Georgia.According to State Farm insurance, Georgia residents file the most claims for lightning strikes in the country.The National Weather Service also named...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-14/lightning-visits-georgia-freq
Bill Sumner

...born in Soperton, Emanuel County, GA to the late Alvie and Inez Sumner, was a retired insurance agent of 41 years for State Farm Insurance. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Christy Elaine Sumner Bullard and sister, Margaret Clinard...

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Wal-Mart Supercenter to open Wednesday in North Augusta

...center with the following tenants: Smallcakes cupcakery, Just Beds, Camino Real Mexican Restaurant, Firehouse Subs, State Farm Insurance and Great Clips.The Supercenter will employ about 300 associates and does not include a gas station.Another...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-10-16/wal-mart-su
Quinn Cook leads Duke past Michigan State

INDIANAPOLIS - Jahlil Okafor spent last year's State Farm Champions Classic trying to pick a school.He spent Tuesday night methodically picking apart one of America's perennial powers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-11-18/quinn-cook-leads-duke-pas
Across the region

...said he is stepping up patrols.State Farm cuts ties with former speakerCHARLESTON, S.C. - State Farm says it is ending its affiliation...during a follow-up meeting with a State Farm official. Harrell's father, Bob...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-14/across-region
Officials: Property damage increases on Halloween

...auto and a more than 9 percent rise in homeowners claims related to vandalism, spokeswoman Elizabeth Stelzer said.State Farm Insurance saw 15 percent more thefts reported last year on Halloween above its daily average. In 2012, such claims were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-17/officials-property-dam
Adaptive golf competition highlights spirit of disabled

...net/donate, or call (706) 826-5809. The event is supported by the National Alliance for Accessible Golf and State Farm."Self-esteem is critical on the road to recovery," she said. "These folks can do a lot. Don't count them...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-20/adaptive-golf-challenge-high
Shoppers like convenience of newly opened North Augusta Wal-Mart

...000-square-foot shopping center. Smallcakes Cupcakery, Just Beds, Camino Real Mexican Restaurant, Firehouse Subs, State Farm Insurance and Great Clips are among the future tenants.The 158,000-square-foot store employs about 300 associates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-10-22/shoppers-co
Insurance companies warn holiday theft, fire can lead to costly claims

...in a holiday catastrophe.Though State Farm Insurance reported January as the...cold weather.Excluding lightning, State Farm received 184 fire claims in Georgia...Georgia and 257 in South Carolina.State Farm did not provide average costs for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-07/insurance-companies-warn-hol