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Students, teachers, parents respond to recent school shootings, threats

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 02/24/2018 - 10:56pm
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In response to the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., The Augusta Chronicle talked to students, parents, teachers and administrators in and around the Augusta area about safety in local schools. Some felt safe while others were concerned about policies set by their schools. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Amanda King Nefeteria Brewster

Rants and raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 02/24/2018 - 10:54pm
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City Ink: Commissioners see tale of 2 rec centers

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 02/24/2018 - 10:53pm
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There might be only one Augusta, but there are a lot of twos, too. Read more

Columnist Sylvia Cooper

Savannah Riverkeeper pushing to turn Lock and Dam into whitewater attraction

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 02/24/2018 - 10:52pm
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Lisa Butler squints into the sun as she looks over the railing at New Savannah Bluff Lock and Dam and gazes out at the Savannah River several feet below. That there could be a whitewater park at this spot in future years doesn’t faze her as she shifts her fishing pole along the railing. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Tom Corwin

Russian runner takes first in AU Half Marathon

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 02/24/2018 - 10:51pm
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The Augusta University Half Marathon took place minutes after the sun peeked over the Savannah River on Saturday morning and featured participants from all over. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Will Cheney

Students maintain message of peace despite opposing views at March for Our Lives meeting

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 02/24/2018 - 9:31pm
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Evans High students Emily Ball, Abby Brooks, Alyssa Johnson and Emilie Powell never faltered in their message as two adults exchanged heated words over gun control at the March for Our Lives meeting Saturday evening. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Amanda King

KIRBY: No good deed … or bad deed goes unpunished

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 02/24/2018 - 8:44pm
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It was the maddest I’ve been all week. Or maybe just the most disappointed. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Bill Kirby

Transit overhaul a top issue as Georgia lawmakers approach deadline

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 02/24/2018 - 8:38pm
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ATLANTA — Wednesday marks a key deadline for Georgia lawmakers, since bills need pass at least one chamber by then to remain alive for the session, which ends in late March. Read more

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GreenJackets hold auditions for anthem singers

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Sat, 02/24/2018 - 8:01pm
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Augusta University vocal performance major David Sowell said it takes a lot of guts to sing The Star-Spangled Banner. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Amanda King

Rants and raves

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 7:39pm
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Augusta Chronicle President Steve Wade promoted to regional publisher position in Kansas

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 5:07pm
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Steve Wade, president of The Augusta Chronicle, will be returning to the newspaper where he got his first job in journalism.

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Augusta man sentenced to 25 years in prison for molesting child

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 5:01pm
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An Augusta man convicted this week of sexually molesting a child on Christmas Eve in 2014 was sentenced Friday to serve 25 years in prison.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson

Woman pleads not guilty to neglecting disabled adults

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 4:49pm
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A personal care home owner accused of neglecting and exploiting six elderly or disabled adults pleaded not guilty to all charges Friday in Richmond County Superior Court.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson

Parent, student organize responses to school shootings

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 4:36pm
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Tara Wood and Abby Brooks will be silent no longer regarding school safety in the wake of the recent shooting that killed 17 students and teachers at a Florida high school.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Amanda King

White House locked down after vehicle strikes barrier

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 4:04pm
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WASHINGTON — The White House is on lockdown after a passenger vehicle struck a security barrier.

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Lakeside High School not on lockdown, but security increased

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 3:10pm
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Parents and other relatives of Lakeside High School students got a clarification from the school Friday to counter rumors that the school was on lockdown.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Joe Hotchkiss

Man charged with murder of wife extradited to Richmond County

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 2:31pm
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An Augusta man arrested in Texas and charged with murder in the fatal shooting of his wife has been extradited to Richmond County .

Read more Staff Writer Photos Nefeteria Brewster

Richmond County seeking man in forgery case

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 02/23/2018 - 2:02pm
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The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is seeking a man wanted for questioning for forgery.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Nefeteria Brewster

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