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Thomson fuel station now offers an alternative option

...fill-up costs, lower greenhouse emissions, domestic availability and widespread distribution infrastructure.With the national average per gallon hovering at $2.62 for regular gas and $2.82 for diesel, the equivalent for compressed natural...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-05-05/thomson-fue
Aiken High School | The Augusta Chronicle

...in the 2014 Best & Brightest Awards. The Aiken High School marching band was chosen to represent South Carolina at the National Independence Day Parade in Washington D.C., making it the only school from the area selected. Don't Miss ...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/education/aiken-county-board-e
Rule change allows draftees to be traded

...11-player deal Dec. 19 that brought center fielder Wil Myers from Tampa Bay to San Diego. But Turner can't report to the Nationals until mid-June.According to Major League Rule 3(b)(6), a draft pick cannot be traded until one year after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-04/rule-change-allows-draft
Baseball game without fans was mistake

...1882, National League game between the Troy Trojans and the Worchester Ruby Legs. (They were official members of the National League back then.) Troy won 4-1.Both teams left the league after one more game (25 showed up for that one) and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-04/baseball-game-without-fans-wa
Does the US have a police brutality problem?

...at the University of South Carolina, said he's not surprised that some wouldn't comment. He said staying out of the national conversation about police brutality isn't the answer."What they're doing is they're individualizing," Stoughton...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-02/does-us-have-police-br
Veterans' tour superb

...over this nation mingled and gave one another smiles and handshakes, and thanks. The last stop on the way home was at the National Museum of the Marine Corps in Triangle, Va. What can I say? Ooh-rah!Although some were in need of assistance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-05-01/veterans-tour-superb
Braves' Foltynewicz throws well in Atlanta debut, but command is in question

...capable of eating innings at the back of a rotation.Stults allowed two runs on four hits in 6 1/3 innings against the Nationals on Monday. He allowed just one run in six innings in the start prior to that.Stults reached 200 innings with the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-02/braves-foltynewicz-throw
Faith digest

...The breakfast is presented by Miracle Making Ministries and Mayor Hardie Davis. Congressman Rick Allen will speak.The National Day of Prayer was designated in 1775 by the Continental Congress.For more information, send e-mail to mirmakmin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-05-01/faith-digest
Georgia's Cumberland Island has much to offer visitors

...as the island has only sparse facilities, with no stores.Visitation during 2014 totaled 61,402, according to the National Park Service. SRS HUNT APPLICATIONS: Applications are being accepted for Savannah River Site's managed deer hunts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2015-05-02/georgias-cumberland-isla
More Americans spending at least half their pay on housing

...recession began in late 2007. The increased demand has yet to be matched by construction and renovations.In March, the National Low Income Housing Coalition reported a shortage of 7.1 million apartments for low-income renters. The shortages...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-01/more-americans-spending-le