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Richmond County Board of Education to outsource printing of customized math textbooks

...outsourcing the printing of customized math textbooks Tuesday, saying that using an outside printing company would help take the strain off the school system's printing house.Comptroller Gene Spires recommended the board hire Augusta Blueprint to print the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-16/richmond-county-board-edu
Red tide off northwest Florida could hit economy

...and fish, and threatening the waters and beaches that fuel the region's economy.Known as "red tide," this particular strain called Karenia brevis is present nearly every year off Florida, but large blooms can be particularly devastating. Right now...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2014-09-17/red-tide-northwest-florida
Augusta sickness likely part of outbreak

...national outbreak of an uncommon strain of a summer virus, though...confirm the specific outbreak strain, said Dr. Chitra Mani, a...there are more than 100 known strains ? are a common cause of summer...Health to find out the specific strain.Enteroviruses cause 10-15...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-08/augusta-sickness-likely-part
CDC: Ebola virus is our problem, too

...journal Science, which sequenced 99 samples from the recent outbreak, found 395 mutations from previously sequenced Ebola strains, although it was unclear if any contributed to the widespread nature of the current outbreak."There is a theoretical risk...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-02/cdc-ebola-virus-our-problem-
Washington Nationals beat Atlanta Braves 2-1 behind Doug Fister

...antibiotics. He was unsure if Gattis will play in the series.Nationals: Williams said 3B Ryan Zimmerman (right hamstring strain) has been doing some running and agility drills as part of his rehab. "The next step will be ramping that up and getting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-08/washington-nationals-bea
HPV vaccine safe, effective over eight years

...boys and girls who received the quadrivalent vaccine against strains of human papillomavirus, a study out Tuesday in the journal...around age 12 and none developed any disease related to the HPV strains. In another group that was initially given a placebo and then...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-18/hpv-vaccine-safe-effective-o
FIFA-Russia relations hit snag

GENEVA - Relations between FIFA and its next World Cup host, Russia, are under strain.Two major issues have flared since July 13, when Russian state President Vladimir Putin sat next to FIFA President Sepp Blatter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-19/fifa-russia-relation
Internal investigation finds CDC scientist was mum for a month about flu virus accident in lab

...strain of bird flu with a tamer strain, and sent the mix to another...doing work with both bird flu strains ? the deadly form and a tamer...the scientist worked on both strains at the same time. In February...sample and detect the deadly strain.The USDA lab notified the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-15/internal-investigation-finds-
Jarred Cosart, Marcell Ozuna lead way as Marlins pound Braves

...Cosart's night.Ozuna's two-run double capped the scoring. TRAINER'S ROOMMarlins RHP Henderson Alvarez (left oblique strain) played catch today without any pain and plans on throwing a bullpen session on Saturday or Sunday with hopes of returning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-09-05/jarred-cosart-marcell-oz
Todd Gurley leads Bulldogs past Tigers

...and was limited to 12 carries for 154 yards against Clemson, his previous career high rushing total, because of a quadriceps strain."We blocked pretty good, but he blasted through a lot of tackles and kept going," Richt said.Gurley saw the offense...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-30/todd-gurley-leads-bulldog