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2 former Georgia prison inmates accused of Pennsylvania jury duty scam involving $990 in fines

...false surnames, then would tell the people being called they had missed jury duty. Those called were told to go to Wal-Mart to wire money to an account.Two deputies from Allegheny County spent three days in Atlanta tracing a transaction with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-20/2-former-georgia-priso
Augusta Public Transit | The Augusta Chronicle

...Transit have an ally in the Augusta Bus Riders Association. A new bus route between Fort Gordon and the Augusta Mall and Wal-Mart on Wrightsboro Road begins Monday. Don't Miss Databases: Search public records data Things to Do: Events...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/transportation/augusta-public-transit
Rants & Raves

...that one must pay for instant gratification. A HUGE RAVE to the gentleman who turned in my iPad at the North Augusta Wal-Mart. There are not enough Thank-you's for this kind, honest act. THIS IS A RAVE to ALL LAW ENFORCEMENT in AMERICA...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-16/rants-raves
New retail plans announced for area off Grovetown exit

...wife Rosemary, owns several Zaxby's franchises.Duehring said he plans to develop nearly 13 acres across from the Wal-Mart-anchored Gate way shopping center with his ninth Zaxby's in addition to other restaurants, a possible hotel, bank...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-04-17/new-retail-
Things are happening in North Augusta, city administrator says

...create an environment attractive for businesses.Growth around I-20's Exit 5 include last year's opening of a new Wal-Mart and several restaurants and business that have opened surrounding the development.In downtown, Medac will bring more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-17/things-are-happening-north
ALDI, Fareway, and the Value of Discount Grocery Stores

...grocers) that are about equidistant, then several stores that are roughly the same distance (a Super Target, two Wal-Mart Supercenters, an ALDI, two Sam's Clubs, and so on). Going to anything but that nearest Fareway adds at least...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/simpledollar/2015-04-17/aldi-fare
All Columbia County lights updated to adaptive traffic system

...Washington Road. It includes 22 lights from the Evans Wal-Mart to the county line at Pleasant Home Road."We will continue...Prickett said the county could add a new light at the Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market on South Belair Road and three more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-09/all-columbia-county-lights-up
Walgreens aims to close about 200 US stores

...and improving the services they offer and making them more competitive with the grocery chains and big retailers like Wal-Mart that have muscled into the prescription business.Walgreens also announced the closing of 76 stores last year. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-09/walgreens-aims-close-about
US job openings surge, yet employers slow to hire

...openings.Many companies in those sectors have announced high-profile wage increases in recent months, including Wal-Mart, McDonald's, Ikea, and TJX Cos., the parent of discount store operator TJ Maxx and Marshall's.Average hourly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-07/us-job-openings-surge-yet-
US employers added just 126K jobs in March

...cutting into exports.This year's job growth has yet to ignite a larger boom in consumer spending. McDonald's, Wal-Mart, the Gap and other major employers have announced raises for their lowest-paid employees. But those pay raises are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-03/hiring-slowdown-us-employe