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Film incentives bring in major benefits for Georgia

...sexual harassment claims that nearly derailed the nomination of Judge Clarence Thomas to the Supreme Court, is set in Washington, D.C.Because of Georgia's diverse landscape, filmmakers can turn many state locations into different cities, states...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-03/film-incentives-bring-major-b
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 Databases: Search public records data ...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/education/aiken-county-board-e
Macon college tries goat patrol idea for fighting weeds

...Butler sent cards from Wisconsin and Indiana.TODAY'S TOURIST JOKE: A tour guide was showing a tourist around Washington, D.C., and pointed out the place where George Wash ing ton supposedly threw a dollar across the Potomac River. "That's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-02/macon-college-tries-goat-patr
A question worth asking

...marriage has always been a local issue. Our founding fathers went to the local courthouse to be married, not to Washington, D.C.," Paul wrote in Time magazine this week."I've often said I don't want my guns or my marriage registered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-01/question-worth-asking
Ramblin' Rhodes: 7th Augusta Amusements season brings in big band, country, rock, more

...Jim Brickman and Al Stewart shows last season we had people coming from as far as Texas, Minnesota, Florida and Washington, D.C., and had many come from the Atlanta area," he said.All shows in the series begin at 7:30 p.m., with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-07-01/ramblin-rhodes-7th-au
Michaux: Phil Mickelson's best scrambling skills will be required in wake of report

...saying 'Keep your mouth shut,' " said Dan Hill, the president of Ervin|Hill Strategy, a public affairs firm in Washington, D.C.Like the fictional Pope from Scandal ? "except with a little more integrity, I hope," ? Hill has been helping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-06-30/michaux-phil-mickelsons-best
Sysco drops US Foods buyout bid after FTC opposition

...restaurants and other food-service operations under the control of one company. The U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C., granted the halt Tuesday.The end of the deal will cost Sysco. It will pay $300 million to US Foods and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-29/sysco-drops-us-foods-buyou
Court OKs same-sex marriage

...of the courthouse at the top of Capitol Hill grew in the minutes following the ruling. The Gay Men's Chorus of Washington, D.C., sang the "Star-Spangled Banner." Motorists honked their horns in support as they passed by the crowd, which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-26/court-oks-same-sex-marriage
Usher the return of the citizen legislator by imposing term limits

For too long, career politicians in Washington, D.C., have focused more on advancing their own careers than helping the people they are elected to serve.More than eight in 10...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-06-28/usher-return-cit
US home sales climb 5.1 percent in May

...crash.Buyers such as Amanda Fyler saw more financial benefits in owning after renting a 400 square-foot studio in Washington, D.C. The 32 year-old nonprofit analyst is in the middle of finalizing the purchase of a two-bedroom condominium...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-22/us-home-sales-climb-51-per