Probe of ex-Rep. Broun expands to Rep. Hice

...168,000 yearly federal salary as Broun's chief of staff.Hice's spokeswoman said Bowser "assisted with Washington, D.C., fundraising after the primary."But the person interviewed by federal investigators said that Bowser was the...

Aiken High School | The Augusta Chronicle

...The Aiken High School marching band was chosen to represent South Carolina at the National Independence Day Parade in Washington D.C., making it the only school from the area selected. Don't Miss

Aiken mayoral candidates tout experience, leadership during forum

...River Site, her time spent on city council and many contacts she says she has developed regionally, nationally in Washington, D.C., and abroad.Osbon said he would use his business experience ? his family owns Osbon's Laundry and Cleaners...

Senate OKs defense bill with Army Cyber Command funding

...temporarily split and stationed in seven different buildings within a 50-mile radius on forts Belvoir and Meade outside Washington, D.C., according to the command. The buildings provide about 71 percent of the command's required space, which limits...

Holiday sales seen rising 3.7 percent

...factors, according to the nation's largest retail industry trade group. The National Retail Federation, based in Washington, D.C., predicts holiday spending will be up 3.7 percent to $630.5 billion, slower than the 4.1 percent increase...

Forecasts call for warm, sunny weather

...that they "may never come home." Enoch and Robin Booker of Washington, Ga., are "having a great time" in Washington, D.C. Corky and Debbie Holloway, of Evans, send a card from Myrtle Beach, S.C., and report they "escaped" Hurricane...

Augusta commissioners differ on need for purchase of mayor staff car

...recommendation from City Administrator Janice Allen Jackson to fill the new position of compliance director.Finalists are city staff attorney Kenneth Bray, city consultant and attorney Carmen Alexander and Washington, D.C., attorney Amber Haggins.

Maintain animal studies

...trust to select the most effective research techniques; the renowned scientists at MCG, or some political hack from Washington, D.C.? The "expert" from the Humane Society of the United States, Kathleen Conlee ? who wrote a Sept. 9 letter to...

Augusta nears hire for new compliance director position

...a lawyer Jackson contracted with to handle EEO complaints since Humphrey's termination. A third finalist is Washington, D.C., attorney Amber Haggins, who is an acting deputy director for the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Diversity...

2 vehicle deaths show unpredictability of East Coast storms

...flash-flood warnings from historic Charleston to Washington, D.C.An early-morning downpour dumped 4 inches of rain...National Weather Service issued flash-flood watches for Washington, D.C., northern Virginia, southern Maryland and the...