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Why was Civil War fought?

...the North.The South felt the only way it could change this unfair arrangement would be to secede and form its own country. Abraham Lincoln, a former railroad lawyer, said no. The North could not survive without the cotton tariff, and he would do all...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-08-27/why-was-civil-war-fought
Milestones

...Novann Rouse, Asha Simmons and Alyssa Johnson.The following students were named to the Distinguished Achievement List at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College: Jeremiah B. Coleman, Larry A. Overton, Justin A. Rectenwald, Tyler L. Gray, Hannah F...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-08-11/milestones
Personal prayer takes many forms in strengthening your bond with God

...kind of prayer is possible because, through Jesus, I have come to have a personal and loving relationship with the God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob. This God ? the One God in three people ? has demonstrated His love for me in very many ways.For those...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-08-16/personal-prayer-
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-19/wwii-vet-calls-it-glorious
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...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175404885
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

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174826793
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-06-02/upcoming-calenda
Chair in which Lincoln was shot center stage on anniversary

...DEARBORN, Mich. - Jeff Buczkiewicz stood before the chair Abraham Lincoln was sitting in when he was assassinated 150 years ago...Goodwin, the author of Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln, said the chair will offer an extra "dimension...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-11/chair-which-lincoln-was-shot-center
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

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-22/alleluia-community-school-cla
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-05-26/upcoming-events