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IOC faces stark differences in Olympic host hopefuls

...kilometers (40 and 90 miles) outside Beijing. A planned high-speed rail line to Zhangjiakou is supposed to cut travel time to 50 minutes.Both countries have been assailed for their human rights records. Human Rights Watch issued a report...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-07-26/ioc-faces-stark-differen
Richmond County Board of Education approves alternative school transportation program

...Pringle said. "We have also worked all summer to create more efficient bus routes to cut down on gas costs and travel time, which also helped us save money for this pilot program."Deputy Superintendent Kenneth Bradshaw said the pilot program...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-07-14/richmond-county-board-education
Appling thoroughfare to be closed for bridge replacement

...family make the trip to Columbia County often for shopping, business and medical care. She will allow for some extra travel time, then enjoy the project when it's finished."It'll be a little bit out of the way," Fulmer said. "It'll...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-20/appling-thoroughfare-be-close
Things to know when attending a college graduation

...closest venues will naturally fill up first, but those are also likely to be the most expensive.Give yourself extra travel time and stay a few miles away in a nearby town.Do a little research and find a restaurant a little farther away than the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2015-05-02/things-know-when-attending-c
All Columbia County lights updated to adaptive traffic system

...million in annual savings for Evans motorists by cutting vehicle stops by 77 percent, traffic delays by 81 percent, travel time by 34 percent, fuel consumption by 17 percent and emissions by 23 percent.By the end of the year, Prickett said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-09/all-columbia-county-lights-up
Curtis Baptist's Spurlock molded another winner despite league switch

...Independent School Association titles, Curtis Baptist moved to the South Carolina Independent School Association. Travel time was drastically cut, but the Crusaders were entering the unknown.But Spurlock was still around. He coached Curtis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-04-07/curtis-baptists-spurl
Columbia County upgrades to stoplights to be finished by end of March

...million in annual savings for Evans motorists by cutting vehicle stops by 77 percent, traffic delays by 81 percent, travel time by 34 percent, fuel consumption by 17 percent and emissions by 23 percent.Prickett said Columbia County budgeted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-04/columbia-county-upgrades-sto
Blanchard Woods Park to be home for talent-packed soccer tournaments

...soccer.Westminster boys coach Mike Freace said the new rule not only will help forge rivalries, but it cuts down on travel time and makes it easier to schedule nonregion foes.There's the potential for bragging rights."Everybody has pride...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-03-04/blanchard-woods-park-
Richmond County schools add GPS bus tracking

...Coun ty's fleet equipped with a new "Zonar" system, which tracks the bus and records information on bus stops and travel times. Thomas said the new system not only helps keep him "sharp," but it also "keeps him out of trouble" as he travels...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-03-27/richmond-county-schools-a
Overtime

...Owls (12-11).Kennesaw State is 12-11.? Because of the threat of inclement weather in Augusta and the long travel time for the Tigers West Alabama from Livingston, Ala., the doubleheader scheduled for today vs. Georgia Regents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-03-24/overtime