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You Remembered: River fun

...Unfortunately I cannot tell you anything about nude bathing or any police crackdown (before my time), but I can tell you of my surprise to see the picture printed (I was in it front and center).I remember that day well and the fun we had.Most, if not all...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-05/you-remembered-river-fun
Keep on trucking

...trucking industry, which has been moving toward cleaner and more fuel-efficient truck technologies on its own for years.No surprise there: The less fuel trucks burn, the more money trucking companies make."In 2014, trucking spent nearly $150 billion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-05/keep-trucking
Georgia state workers, teachers pay more for health care

...Deal's office declined to comment Friday, and it was unclear whether the governor had read the report.The findings did not surprise members of the group TRAGIC, which was founded last year by teachers and their spouses to fight rising out-of-pocket health...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-04/georgia-state-workers-teacher
Going rogue

...collect the most information," U.S. Rep. Randy Neugebauer, R-Texas, said during a recent hearing.It should come as no surprise the CFPB was the tip of the spear in the Justice Department's controversial Operation Choke Point, the Obama administration's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-04/going-rogue
Novak Djokovic weathers early storm at Wimbledon

...typical second round of a Grand Slam," said Wawrinka, who reached the quarterfinals last year.In one of the day's biggest surprises, 158th-ranked Mattek-Sands upset Ivanovic 6-3, 6-4. Mattek-Sands, who was out for six months last year with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-07-01/novak-djokovic-weath
Williams sisters could be on collision course at Wimbledon

...her pursuit of a fourth consecutive Grand Slam title.Four other women from the U.S. won Wednesday, including two real surprises: 158th-ranked qualifier Bethanie Mattek-Sands eliminated No. 7 Ana Ivanovic, the 2009 French Open champion, 6-3...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-07-01/williams-sisters-cou
Taylor declares run for District 122 seat while Duncan mulls decision

...20-year veteran of the state legislature and former House Appropriations Committee chairman, caught most political observers by surprise Monday when he announced he would be resigning the District 122 seat mid-term to take a job with a Columbia lobbying firm...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-01/taylor-declares-run-dist
Emanuel AME Church's other pastor remembered after Vice President Biden's visit

...study earlier this month just hours before a funeral was held for another of the shooting victims.The vice president's surprise appearance came on the second Sunday the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church held regular services after the June 17...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-06-28/emanuel-ame-churchs-other-pastor-re
Timberwolves take Karl-Anthony Towns with No. 1 pick

...freshman was the No. 1 pick.Towns' selection wasn't a surprise ? though he said he didn't know until it was announced...We're going to the playoffs!"The Lakers pulled off the first surprise, albeit a somewhat mild one, and went small with D'Angelo...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-06-25/timberwolves-take-karl-anthon
In South Carolina, growth puts added stress on highways

...supported by the House and Senate, but more funding must wait until next January.Gov. Nikki Haley kicked off the year with a surprise reversal on her campaign promise not to increase the gas tax. During her State of the State address, the governor called...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-26/south-carolina-growth-puts