Commission delays decision on animal ordinance package

...restrictive on performance and breeding animals.Lynda Bragg-Workman, of the Augusta German Shepherd Dog Club, said the ordinance...We are not at opposite ends of an extreme here," Bragg-Workman told the commission. "What we have found is as this ordinance...

Rants & Raves

TO THE WORKMEN who are fixing West Avenue in North Augusta: The sidewalks, the bricks, the road, it all looks so beautiful. You have done...

News you can use

Today in regional history: SEPT. 30, 1980 Workmen took the roof off Butler High School, and Mother Nature this...rainwater leaked into the building. Coverings prepared by workmen did not keep out the water. Custodians worked all day Monday...

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MCG Children's Medical Center ready for dedication

...After months of tromping past mud and dodging beams and workmen while Medical College of Georgia Children's Medical Center...superintendent Terry Cadwell over the buzzing and hammering of frantic workmen in the lobby below. "Doesn't it, now?" Dr. Kanto said...

Restoration for the ages

CAIRO, Egypt (AP) - The Egyptian workmen let out a groan as they hoist a limestone block, suspended...through the structure, weakening everything." Since 1988, workmen have been guided by photos from the 1850s and a color-coded...

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Columbia County Commission abolishes construction, engineering advisory boards

...over enforcement of some building regulations and other issues, such as the whether homeowners should be required to obtain workman's compensation insurance for certain types of work performed on their property.Construction Advisory Board Chairman Mark...

Line break causes loss of county's 911 service

Workmen digging holes to lay telephone lines cut through a fiber-optic cable in northwest Aiken County, knocking out 911 service across...

Faith digest

...annual Christian Haitian Outreach Celebration at 3 p.m. Sunday.The event celebrates the ministry founded by Mom Eleanor Workman in 1974. She began the mission by rescuing abandoned babies and children that had no home, food, clothing, medical attention...

Augusta news heard while stuck at home with the pets

I really must start getting out of the house more. I've been stuck inside with the animals while workmen bang around outside fixing things. The dogs put on quite a show the first morning the roofers showed up at 5 a.m. and started...

No cable makes for quiet night

...on a debt you don't even know if you owe. - Mark Twain Talk about roughing it. The cable went out Friday. We think some workmen did the honors, inadvertently slicing our home's connection with the outside world of chatty news shows, Ted Turner reruns...

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