Loretta Griffin

...2015, with her family by her side at her residence in Girard, GA. Loretta was born on May 28, 1928 in Girard, GA to Abraham and Pearl W. Gordon. She was the 12th of 14 children. Loretta loved her church, home and family where she tried to exemplify...

Nicknames can make ancestor search confusing

...Mattie for Martha, Jincey or Virginia for Jane, and Hattie for Harriet. Some others are Hank for Henry, Abe for Abel or Abraham, and Doc or Doctor for the seventh child. There are thousands of names and variations.We often find a nickname in an old...

WWII vet calls it 'glorious day' as Japanese corporation apologizes for using forced laborers

...captors.The Japanese government has twice apologized to U.S. POWs used as forced laborers during World War II.Rabbi Abraham Cooper, an associate dean at the center whose primary focus in the past has been Holocaust education, said he and the event's...

Roberta Shoemake

...Sr., eulogist. Interment will be in Mount Olive Memorial Gardens. Roberta was preceded in death by her niece, Darlene Abraham in 1995; her daughter, Rhonda Kaye Lesley Goins in 2000; her stepfather, "Buddy" in 2003 and her only sister, Arlena...

Dorothy H. Abraham

In Loving MemoryMrs. Dorothy H. Abraham January 1944 ~ September 2004 Words cannot express how much you are loved and missed by your family and friends Thinking of you always... Jennifer, Dad and The Abraham Family

Upcoming calendar

...Public Library; national traveling exhibition focusing on Abraham Lincoln's struggle to meet the Constitutional challenges...discussing sentiments in Augusta following the assassination of Abraham Lincoln; free; arcpls.orgAUGUSTA DAYLILY SHOW AND SALE...

Alleluia Community School Class of 2015

Daniel Allison **Theresa AlmeterEthan Balducci *William Conkright *Deanna Doughty **Abraham Dresser *Matthew EyrichAndrew FowlerFaith HarmonBernadette Hartney ***Sarah MeredithSean SullivanTherese Visintainer*Ryan Wilby

Upcoming events

...THE CONSTITUTION AND THE CIVIL WAR: Augusta-Richmond County Public Library; national traveling exhibition focusing on Abraham Lincoln's struggle to meet the Constitutional challenges of the Civil War; open through June 26; free programs and events...

U.S. House moves to ban Confederate flag in federal cemeteries

...affected are the Andersonville and Vicksburg cemeteries in Georgia and Mississippi."The American Civil War was fought, in Abraham Lincoln's words, to 'save the last best hope of Earth,'" Huffman said in a debate in which he was the only speaker...

Wiesberger gets the win after overnight leader stumbles

...title.Former Augusta State standout Oliver Wilson 76 to finish tied for 54th. WEB.COM TOUR: In Halifax, Nova Scotia, Abraham Ancer won the Nova Scotia Open for his first tour title, beating Bronson Burgoon with a birdie on the first playoff hole...