Rob Pavey, an Augusta-area journalist since 1984, covered outdoor and environmental issues for The Augusta Chronicle, where he also produced an award-winning Sunday outdoors column for 15 years. He and his wife Tammi - a physician assistant at Interpoint Health - have three adult sons and a bloodhound named Murphy. In addition to fishing and hunting, he enjoys wildlife photography, kayaking, gardening and collecting antique fishing lures.
Upgrades to the Savannah River's oldest hydropower project will extend at least through May, along with lower water levels needed to accommodate the construction. Contractors at...