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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
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
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
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
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-
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
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 at Lake...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-03-24/overtime
Oxbow lake study could provide interesting answers

...being shortened by 40 miles, that is one whole day of travel time," he said, referring to the speed of the river's flow...the river ? if we lengthen the river by one day of travel time, think about the benefits."Reconnecting all those...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2015-03-21/oxbow-lake-stu
Investigation finds employees wasting time on the job

...On March 6, this vehicle compiled 68 minutes of travel time, 265 minutes of shop/unspecified time, 73 minutes...vast opportunities for improvement, with considerable travel time, as well as considerable time spent outside approved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2015-01-03/investigation-f
Columbia County growth spawns new traffic solutions

...county has already recouped the costs, generating an estimated $2.6 million annually in saved fuel by cutting local travel time in half through reducing stops and increasing average vehicle speed by between 93 and 100 percent."The system works...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-01/columbia-county-growth-spawn