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Technology making some jobs less needed

...carrier, farmer, meter reader and travel agent. CareerCast gleaned data from...workers, such as meter readers and travel agents, also have seen computers replace...Margaret Centers, a local travel agent for more than 35 years, said the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-08-30/technology-
Dianna Buffington

...on Tuesday. Mrs. Buffington, a native of Paris, France, lived most of her life in the Augusta area. She was a travel agent and a member of The Sanctuary Church. She is survived by her two daughters, Shannon Davis (Sam), Grovetown, Ga...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172384374
Augusta residents spending on summer trips

...aren't shying away from taking vacations, both near and far, during the peak summer travel season this year.Local travel agents are reporting that just as many, if not more, customers are booking trips this summer as last year."My activity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-07-11/augusta-res
New rides, slides set to open

...a National Geographic travel expert and author of "How to Be the World's Smartest Traveler," says "a lot of travel agents - particularly AAA agents - have some really great deals not available online."Some parks reduce prices during off-peak...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-05-31/new-rides-slides-set-open
Government says airlines should disclose bag, seat fees

...person or online ? and not just from airline Web sites. Airlines that want their tickets to remain available through travel agents and online ticketing services would have to provide them information on fees for basic services, too, something...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-21/government-says-airlines-s
Airlines upbeat despite winter filled with cancellations

...scrubbing 4,000 in January.All the dark clouds of this winter might contain another silver lining for airlines: Travel agents have been swamped by people looking to escape the cold."This really, really tough winter that we've seen has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-10/airlines-upbeat-despite-wi
Vacation spots send warm invitations up north

...the Midwest and the East Coast, travel agents are being inundated with a simple...said Alex Kutin, an Indianapolis travel agent. "They come and say, 'I've...stay a bit longer, anyway."Travel agents say the numbers of travelers would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-03-08/vacation-spots-send-warm-invitation
Harsh winter sends travelers out of town

...vacations in search of more tropical climates, but some travel agents said the cold weather isn't entirely responsible for the surge in sales.Travel agents in Augusta and Aiken say other contributing factors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-24/harsh-winter-sends-travelers
American Airlines rolls out new fare structure

...I'd do it."American said Wednesday that it's selling the new tickets on its aa.com Web site and through travel agents for flights in the contiguous 48 states.Here are the new categories:? "Choice" tickets will be similar to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-12-12/american-airlines-rolls-ou
Airline fees limit ability to compare flights

...supply flight and fare data to travel agents and online ticketing services...gathering by airlines as well as by travel agents and ticketing services that would...flight and fare information to travel agents and online booking agents like...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-12-26/airline-fees-limit-ability