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South Carolina's defense hitting its stride at right time

...against rival Clemson.And while defensive end Jadeveon Clowney, safety D.J. Swearinger and cornerback Stephon Gilmore won't suit up this time, the Gamecocks' defense is finding that familiar form at precisely the right time to try for a sixth consecutive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2014-11-25/south-carolinas-defense-h
South Carolina Supreme Court will hear lawsuit on North Augusta's Project Jackson development

...the Augusta GreenJackets.The state's highest court issued a decision last week granting the city's request to take up the suit filed nearly a year ago. Plaintiff Stephen Donohue claimed the city violated the state's Tax Increment Financing law when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-24/south-carolina-supreme-court
Exchange Club of South Augusta donates teddy bears to sheriff's office to comfort children

...community support."The following week, Round tree was contacted by the club."We're really looking forward to getting this program started," Sides said. "And hopefully more Augusta exchange clubs will follow suit by also donating."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-25/exchange-club-south-au
Veterans Affairs Hospitals | The Augusta Chronicle

...leaders - including Robert Hamilton who resigned last week - were not on the staff of ... A wounded Iraq War veteran has filed suit against the government after discovering the seeping wound he endured for years resulted from a sponge left inside him after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/hospitals/veterans-affairs-hos
Ruling for South Carolina's rural schools is encouraging for reform

...opportunities for its school-age children. AS A SOUTH CAROLINA native and a former educational leader, I monitored that equity suit very closely, having attended hearings on several occasions in the state's capital. I also observed the humble tenacity of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-11-23/ruling-south-car
Georgia Supreme Court OKs private probation

...Offender Services has a valid contract with Richmond County, there was not one with Columbia County when five probationers filed suit.The decision stems from a lawsuit by people serving probation for misdemeanors in the two counties. They objected to extra...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-24/georgia-supreme-court-
Making Christmas Christian

...they are presents for baby Jesus' birthday. For him. You know, instead of telling a lie about a fat man in a red and white suit coming down a chimney by magic.Then, on Christmas morning we can tell our children that while Christ appreciates the presents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-11-22/making-christmas-christi
Top turkeys get taste of their own medicine

...was running for mayor, at which time he was against the tax. It's called the Mason Shuffle, which he did wearing a warmup suit on Election Day.Mason also took issue with a $150,000 increase in the mayor's office budget."I'm not convinced the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-11-22/top-turkeys-get
Augusta VA nurses participate in National Day of Action for Ebola Safety

...said dozens of hospitals still lack enough hazardous materials suits that cover the body head to toe and include electronic, air-purifying...hospital created an Ebola task force to acquire full-body suits that are impervious to fluids and began rigor ous face-to-face...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-12/augusta-va-nurses-participat
Georgia Regents University hit with age-discrimination suit

...receive a 2 percent raise and a bonus, the suit states. About two hours later, Duva's immediate...process without success, he stated.Duva's suit follows two other employee discrimination suits against the university. A sex discrimination...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-12/georgia-regents-univer