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THIS WEEK - Today : Boy Scout Golf Classic; Registration starts 10:30 a.m., lunch 11:30 a.m., shotgun start 12:30 p.m., Mount Vintage Plantation and Golf Club, 215 Mount Vintage Plantation Drive, North Augusta; presented by Cherry, Bekaert & Holland; limited team and individual golf opportuni...

01/19/10 - 10:39pm

Business resources

BUILDING INSPECTIONS Contact your county’s building inspection department before starting your business. Your facility might require inspection before you can obtain a license. Rules and regulations vary from county to county. Contact the inspection department before any remodeling or buildin...

05/31/09 - 9:22pm

Nix ballpark and fund other projects

While Augusta Mayor Deke Copenhaver is running all around trying to get his new ballpark that most of the citizens don’t want, he should stop for a little while and address a few issues. The roads around here are terrible. They have been patched so much they remind me of one of my grandmother&...

01/20/10 - 10:03pm

Church addresses many needs

It is understandable that when a church has a visible presence in the community and region there will be a variety of opinions regarding her ministry and mission endeavors. In a recent online comment subsequently published in The Augusta Chronicle, the First Baptist Church of Augusta was criticized ...

05/31/09 - 8:59pm

Should it be so hard to get along?

There’s a difference between agreeing and getting along. No one expects our elected leaders to agree on everything. But we sure expect them to get along and work together toward the public interest. Why is that so hard in Augusta? Outgoing members of the Coliseum Authority – which state...

01/27/10 - 11:48pm

Robber gets turkey sub, cash

Officers were searching today for a man who robbed the Subway restaurant on U.S. Highway 25 in North Augusta. According to a North Augusta Department of Public Safety incident report, a man entered the Subway restaurant about 8:45 p.m. Saturday, ordered a turkey sub sandwich, then made threats and ...

05/31/09 - 8:24pm

Stricker wins Colonial on second playoff hole

FORT WORTH, Texas – Steve Stricker has all sorts of top-10 finishes on the PGA Tour this season. Now he has the best one, too. Stricker birdied the second hole of a sudden-death playoff to beat Tim Clark and Steve Marino and win the Crowne Plaza Invitational. It was his first title after being...

05/31/09 - 6:58pm

Georgia Tech stays alive with victory over Elon

ATLANTA — Nine consecutive Georgia Tech batters reached safely in a seven-run second inning and the Yellow Jackets beat Elon 8-4 on Sunday to eliminate the Phoenix from the NCAA tournament. Georgia Tech needs to beat Southern Miss tonight to force another game against the Eagles on Monday. Ge...

05/31/09 - 6:53pm

Atlanta area man accused of kidnapping wife, baby at mall

MORROW, Ga. — Authorities arrested 27-year-old Darius Hosley of Clayton County on charges of allegedly abducting his estranged wife and newborn baby from a metro Atlanta mall where shots were fired outside. Morrow police say Hosley confronted his wife with a gun while she and their 2-month-ol...

05/31/09 - 7:45pm

Area gas prices up 6 cents a gallon from week before

Gasoline prices in the Augusta area were up about 6 cents a gallon today from the week before, according to AAA’s Fuel Gauge Report. The price of a gallon of regular gas was $2.29, up from $2.23 on May 24. Nationally. the price of a gallon of regular gas was $2.50, up from $2.42, AAA said. I...

05/31/09 - 8:03pm
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