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Major players in the Palmetto Pipeline debate

Major players in the Palmetto Pipeline debate

Did anyone notice anything odd about The Augusta Chronicle’s editorial this weekend called, “Unwise and Unwanted” about the controversial Palmetto Pipeline? The Texas-based company, Kinder Morgan of Houston, wants to construct a $1 billion fuel pipeline stretching from Jacksonville, Fla., to Belton, S.C., in order to carry more than 165,000 barrels of gasoline, diesel or […]

To the Editor:

To the Editor:

For the over 55 years I have lived in Augusta, I have seen many changes and much progress: but I have also seen where the local politics and those in power have impeded growth and development due to their shortsightedness, incompetence or personal agendas. One of the many issues I have been thinking about lately […]

Bruce Jenner and the Peach State

Bruce Jenner and the Peach State

What does gold-medal Olympian Bruce Jenner and the Peach State have in common? The question sounds like the beginning of a bad joke, but it’s not. Both Bruce Jenner and the state of Georgia are having to come to terms with the meaning of “transgender” and how transgender people are treated in society. Just weeks […]