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Gov. Haley urges Atlantic Beach to end Bikefest after fatal shootings

...talking about the people of Atlantic Beach and the pride that is associated with Atlantic Beach, we're on the front page of USA Today" with a story about the violence.Haley proposed that the town and state work together to showcase the history of Atlantic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-29/gov-haley-urges-atlantic-b
Overtime

...him to announce his plans until September. NBAMillsap added to Team USA rosterPaul Millsap has a new summer job.The Atlanta Hawks All-Star forward has been added to the Team USA roster and will participate in the first of three training camp sessions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-27/overtime
Former Georgia track star Torrin Lawrence dies in accident

...outdoor time of 45.32 seconds at a meet in Belgium."We were devastated to learn of Torrin's passing early this morning," USA Track and Field CEO Max Siegel said. "Torrin represented USATF with pride and passion, and had an incredible future ahead...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-28/former-georgia-track-star
Small businesses selling Fair Trade products looking to make money while doing good

...certified by labels on packages.No organization tracks the amount of Fair Trade products sold in the U.S., but Fair Trade USA, which says it certifies 90 percent of the products in the country, estimates the domestic market at $2 billion, just a sliver...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-27/small-businesses-selling-f
Louise Shivers

...books. The novel Here to Get My Baby Out of Jail , published by Random House in 1983, was named Best First Novel of the Year by USA Today and was made into the film, Summer Heat , which had its glittering premiere at the Imperial Theatre. She was named Georgia...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171895320
Augusta-area author Louise Shivers, 84, dies

...North Carolina, was perhaps best known as the author of the 1983 novel Here to Get My Baby Out of Jail, which won acclaim by USA Today as the Best First Novel of the Year. It later was turned into the feature film Summer Heat, which premiered in 1987 at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-26/augusta-area-author-louise-s
Overtime

...Byron Scott to be their next head coach, ESPN reported Saturday night.? Kevin Love has withdrawn from playing with Team USA just days before training camp for the FIBA World Cup is set to begin. TennisIsner to take on Sela in the finalIn Atlanta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-26/overtime
Ashley Farr looks back at USC Aiken success over professional disappointment

...try not to let it affect me too much."Farr grew up in Columbia and played at Brookland-Cayce High School, where he was a USA Today Honorable Mention All-American and two-time All-State selection. He sought the appeal of a small school while pondering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-26/ashley-farr-looks-back-u
Augusta Ice Sports Center closing Aug. 24

...enough time to get that message through," she said.Any money donated on GoFundMe will go to U.S. Figure Skating and the USA Hockey Foundation, according to the Save the Augusta Ice Sports Center page.Swain said her granddaughter dreams of skating...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-07-25/augusta-ice
Property Transfers

...Timothy D. Bishop and Shannon C. Davis to Abbie G. Davis, 112 Thomas Circle, Lot 22, Block E, Sherwood, $58,000HSBC Bank USA NA to HS Property Owner LLC, Section V, 3605 Lexington Drive, Lot 8, Block L, Mount Vernon, $46,000Jeremy R. Crane...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/real-estate/2014-07-25/property-transfers