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Downtown resident takes on effort to clean weekend trash piles

...Saturday and Sunday mornings, he spends about an hour to 90 minutes collecting litter on the 900 to 1500 blocks.The morning after a First Friday event downtown, Ford notices far less trash on the sidewalks than other weekends. He thinks the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-05/downtown-resident-takes-effo
Hurricane Hugo still haunts 25 years later

When he remembers Hurricane Hugo, Rob Pavey thinks about the morning after, and how he couldn't find even one radio station broadcast.After spending a harrowing night listening to winds as loud "as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/hurricane/2014-09-21/hurricane-hugo-still-haun
'The Augusta Chronicle' has life of James Brown covered

I saw Augusta Chronicle music columnist Don Rhodes on Friday, the morning after the Augusta premiere of Get On Up, the biopic of James Brown.Don was effusive with praise about the red carpet event and the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-25/augusta-chronicle-has-life-ja
Fort McHenry to mark bicentennial of battle, anthem

...A: One is that the large flag flew all night. A "storm" flag flew overnight, but troops hoisted a bigger one the morning after the battle, and that's what Key saw.Q: Any surprising facts about Francis Scott Key?A: He was an Anglophile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2014-08-23/fort-mchenry-mark-bicent
NYC's Roosevelt House: History and education

NEW YORK - Ken Burns' new documentary about the Roosevelts - presidents Theodore and Franklin, and Franklin's wife, Eleanor - is bound to stir interest in some of the places connected to them.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-09-20/nycs-roosevelt-house-history-and-ed
Army engineers turn used Christmas trees into Thurmond Lake fish habitat

...wreaths, yard debris and household trash at the site is prohibited.Claeys, whose family disposes of its tree the morning after Christmas, said he was surprised to see so many families have already donated trees.Gordon Lawson, who lives...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-26/army-engineers-turn-used-chri
Tony Stewart ready to get back behind the wheel

...off-season I've ever had."I'm ready to get doing something again." The crash By the time Jarvis got to Iowa the morning after the crash, Stewart already had been through one surgery. Calls from concerned drivers and car owners came every...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-02-13/tony-stewart-ready-get-bac
What freedoms will be left?

...employers' religious beliefs on the matter.Many have religious beliefs that consider either contraception or the morning-after pill morally wrong and abhorrent to the conscience. The government is nonetheless ordering them to arrange for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-01-05/what-freedoms-will-be
Fryer: Ambrose, Mears shouldn't be punished for scrap

...sucker punch, it didn't put any crew members or fans in danger, and Mears himself seemed to take it in stride.The morning after he was punched, Mears ran in Jimmie Johnson's charity race and acknowledged Ambrose "got me pretty good with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-04-28/fryer-ambrose-mears-should
Amateur 5/6-Year-Old winner Page Bowman also a force in Futurity Non-Pro

...one night earlier. Then, she awoke at 5 a.m. to get her horse ready for the Futurity Non-Pro go-round in the morning.After she and Roamin Cat marked 216 to place second in the go-round, Bowman planned to catch up on her rest and do...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/futurity/2014-01-24/amateur-56-year-old-page