Poll finds Ga. Senate race tied

...Towery credits Perdue with the greatest momentum in the race by eating away at the 11-point lead Kingston had enjoyed last month. Follow Walter Jones on Twitter @MorrisNews and Facebook or contact him at walter.jones@morris.com.

Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant | The Augusta Chronicle

...Sunday, May 4, 2014 By Meg Mirshak | Tuesday, April 29, 2014 By Meg Mirshak | Monday, April 14, 2014 By Walter Jones | Wednesday, April 9, 2014 By Meg Mirshak | Tuesday, April 8, 2014 By Meg Mirshak | Sunday, March 16, 2014...

First Bank in Augusta part of Atlanta Bank merger deal

ATLANTA -- One of Augusta's largest local banks announced this morning it has agreed to be acquired by a bigger, Atlanta bank.

Roadshow promoting alternative fuel vehicles makes stop in Evans

...lack of public charging stations available."We just got to get some of these vehicles out there on the street," he said. "Then people will see what they can do."Morris News Service reporter Walter Jones contributed to this article.

Georgia would feel minimum wage hike, study says

...A copy of the complete Equifax report is available online: http://www.equifax.com/assets/WFS/miinimum_wage_wp.pdf Follow Walter Jones on Twitter @MorrisNews and Facebook or contact him at walter.jones@morris.com.

Georgia voters will go back to the polls to determine state schools superintendent

...of the candidates raised enough money to go on television or mount much of a statewide campaign. As a result, voters relied on personal contacts, friends and endorsements. Morris News Service's Walter Jones contributed to this report.

Gov. Deal's self-inflicted wounds in ethics case may affect reelection bid

Deal has handed his critics a big club that they can use constantly between now and election day.

Steam problem triggers shutdown of Vogtle reactor

ATLANTA - Plant Vogtle's Unit 2 nuclear reactor shut down automatically Tuesday morning as a result of a loss of steam pressure, Southern Nuclear announced Wednesday.

Georgia Capitol busy with qualifiers

...announced candidates for state superintendent of schools have qualified. Follow Walter Jones on Twitter @MorrisNews and Facebook or contact him at walter.jones@morris.com and (404) 589-8424.

Former Thomson star Ray Guy elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame

...placekicker Jan Stenerud as the only specialists in the hall.Also elected Saturday were Michael Strahan, Andre Reed, Walter Jones, Derrick Brooks, Aeneas Williams and Claude Humphrey.They will join Guy in the enshrinement ceremonies Aug. 2 in...