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Hundreds attend Empty Bowl fundraiser

Having attended the Emp ty Bowl luncheon for years without making a significant contribution of her own, Emily Crow thought it was time for change.For...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-01/hundreds-attend-empty-bowl-f
Kevin Harvick wins Xfinity Series race at Atlanta

...made one last push for the front. A vibrating right rear tire ended any hope of catching Harvick, who won by 1.208 seconds.Ty Dillon was a distant third. TRUCK SERIES: Matt Crafton romped to an easy win at Atlanta.Crafton, the two-time defending...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-28/kevin-harvick-wins-xfinity
Gamecocks take Game 2 against Tigers

...Peach Belt doubleheader.Montevallo (5-6, 3-2) won the opener 1-0. GEORGIA COLLEGE 8-0, USC AIKEN 2-1In Aiken, Ty Barkell's RBI single in the bottom of the eighth inning scored the game's only run as USC Aiken (11-6, 4-5) beat Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/gru/2015-02-28/gamecocks-take-game-2
Richmond County Sheriff's Office helps clean Augusta by picking up illegal road signs

...an (eyesore) for our city, and we're trying to put an end to it."In an effort to clean up Au gusta, the Richmond Coun ty Sheriff's Office worked with the License and Inspections Department on Tuesday and Wednesday to remove signs on street corners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-25/richmond-county-sherif
Rants & Raves

...we can get rid of some of the folks in D.C. we might get our country back again. Here's hoping. WHEN GRU AND Univer si ty Hospital merge, woe be unto patients. The only winner will be King James Davis. With one hospital conglomerate in the area...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-19/rants-raves
Columbia County Chamber on Commerce honors builder Mark Herbert with lifetime achievement award

...dedication to the community, was honored with the Columbia Coun ty Chamber of Commerce's Life time Achievement Award on Friday...chamber's 10th annual Banquet and Red Carpet Gala at the Columbia Coun ty Exhibition Center. The event celebrates the accomplishments of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-20/columbia-county-chamber-co
Ga. hospital partnerships, purchases rise

...Care System in Athens said it is talking with financially ailing Ty Cobb Regional Medical Center about a possible acquisition of the...the hospitals in the mix are clearly struggling financially. Ty Cobb Regional, a 56-bed rural hospital, is relying on Franklin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-20/ga-hospital-partnerships-pur
Bond granted in Augusta beating death

...mond County Superior Court for David M. Kyler, 57.Kyler was initially charged with aggravated assault after Richmond Coun ty sheriff's deputies found 58-year-old Matilda L. Jenkins unconscious in his Maxwell House apartment Feb. 7 while conducting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-20/bond-granted-augusta-b
Augustans remember Oscar Baker

...captain, court bailiff and Augusta city councilman.The big man, perhaps best known for founding the Augusta-Richmond Coun ty Committee for Good Govern ment, died Saturday at age 89.He was also my neighbor for about 20 years, living two doors down...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-19/augustans-remember-oscar-bake
Joey Logano gives Roger Penske another Daytona 500 win

...he said.A two-car accident involving Justin Allgaier and Ty Dillon with three laps in regulation set up a two-lap, green-white-checkered...was moving through the middle when his car was bumped by rookie Ty Dillon on the backstretch to end the race.Gordon, who was making...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-22/joey-logano-gives-roger-pens