The Artside: Start June with celebration of arts

...Family Sunday series continues June 7 at 2 p.m. with a School's Out celebration. Visitors can dance to the Palmetto Pans Steel Drum Band, learn to shag with the CSRA Shag Club, compete in a limbo contest and enjoy art projects and activities. It's...

Wine Time: Educated Guess Chardonnay 2013, Carneros

...to ripen slowly, adding to the complexity of the grapes.Then the winemaker ferments 60 percent of the grapes in stainless steel, to give the crisp acidity. The other 40 percent is fermented in barrels and undergoes malolactic fermentation, which gives...

Cheaper oil not aiding US economy

...Recession. Corporate spending on drill rigs, steel piping for wells and railcars to transport...000. In addition, jobs were added at steel mills, at sand pits to process sand for...firm.That's led companies like U.S. Steel to temporarily close factories that make...

Grand Strand sees quieter bike weekend this year

...with an already heavy presence.Authorities created a 23-mile, one-way loop to keep traffic moving. They also placed steel barricades along Ocean Boulevard to prevent jaywalking that could further slow traffic. And police said they strictly enforced...

As US oil production soars, so do pipeline accidents

...the federal government take a stronger role in regulating older pipelines. Some older systems do not have the same quality of steel or the same coatings to protect from corrosion. And lines welded with a low-frequency electric-resistance bonds are particularly...

U.S. Energy Department yet to release environmental document on potential German waste shipments to SRS

...processed at the site's H Canyon plant.Last month, the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission extended a certificate approving steel and lead shipping casks to transport the spent fuel on nondisclosed routes, said NRC spokeswoman Maureen Conley. The authorization...

Belgian wins first stage of Tour de France

DUBLIN, Ireland -- Belgium's Tom Steels, disqualified from last year's race...the first stage of the Tour de France. Steels survived the concluding circuit of Dublin's...That's why I blew a fuse," Steels said. "The Tour sprints are always difficult...

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Tour riders protest race with delay

...top-ranked cycling the past three years, led the demonstration before the 12th stage, which was eventually won by Belgium's Tom Steels. "The sport is no longer interesting to anyone," Jalabert said. "We won't cycle and that's the end of it." Tour...

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Mrs. Brenda Cartee (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

...services will be held on Tuesday, June 29, 2004, at 11:30 a.m., at National Hills Baptist Church with the Rev. Kevin Steels officiating. Burial will follow at 4 p.m., at Hill Haven Memory Gardens in Monroe, Ga. Mrs. Cartee was a member of National...

Rants & Raves

...Martinez Boulevard. I completely agree with the comment. I also cross the railroad track at Martinez Boulevard and Augusta Iron & Steel Road. That has been there long enough people should be able to READ. We can't sit on the tracks so people STOP means STOP...