Walter C. Jones

Thunder Over Evans set for May 21

One of the largest annual celebrations, Thunder Over Evans, is expected to attract 20,000 to 35,000 people to... Read more

Deal vetoes drone bill



ATLANTA – The Augusta Commission’s desire to pass an ordinance on drones before the General Assembly enacted its... Read more

Gov. Deal signs state budget with local benefits



ATLANTA — Libraries, juvenile centers, a hospital and university research in the Augusta area will all benefit... Read more

Who will pay for Vogtle construction costs?


ATLANTA — Construc­tion work at Plant Vogtle is coming under the microscope to see who pays for going over budget:... Read more

Review is mixed on MOX


The Department of Energy gave the consortium building the mixed-oxide fuel processing facility at Savannah River... Read more

Cost overruns hurt Southern Co. earnings

ATLANTA – Profits suffered at the parent company of Georgia Power because of cost overruns incurred in the... Read more

Anti-nuclear group protests Vogtle expansion


ATLANTA — A group opposed to nuclear power used Tuesday’s 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl disaster to protest outside the... Read more

Accident-free hours count reset at MOX site



A construction worker’s broken leg in February has triggered a restart on the clock counting the number of... Read more