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Ramblin' Rhodes: Paths crossed with stars now gone

...DONNA DOUGLAS: I don't know of anyone who didn't love Elly May Clampett on The Beverly Hillbillies TV series, played by actress Donna Douglas, who died Jan. 1 in her Louisiana home at 81.In 1989, I did a column about a band called Dash Rip Rock based...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-01-13/ramblin-rhodes-paths-
Rowlands is dancing her way through new role

...the bulk of film roles she gets offered: a lot of grumpy and ill-fated old women."I can say, for sure, I die," the actress noted, smiling. "But I have had some really great parts, too."Indeed, the 84-year-old's resume includes two Oscar...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-12-14/rowlands-dancing-her-way-through-ne
Robin Williams' suicide seizes the year on Google

...They were singer Ariana Grande (No. 3), actress Jennifer Lawrence (No. 4), actress Kaley Cuoco (No. 5), reality TV star Kim...No. 6), singer Miley Cyrus (No. 8) and actress Jennifer Aniston (No. 10). Yahoo's list...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-12-16/robin-williams-suicide-seizes-year-
Updating the white dress

...seeing more short, fancy dresses.Among high-profile brides to go short recently were fashion "it" girl Olivia Palermo and actress Cheryl Hines, who married Robert F. Kennedy Jr. last August in a strapless, white, tea-length creation by Romona Keveza...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-01-03/updating-white-dress
Long-ago Rose Bowl took 14-year-old to Pasadena and beyond

...called home before playing Elly May on The Beverly Hillbillies. As you know, Donna Douglas died last week.A decade ago, the actress was in Augusta for a tent meeting, and at the television station where my wife worked the small-town girls hit it off right...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-04/long-ago-rose-bowl-took-14-ye
You Remembered: Fort Gordon

...air-conditioning the pool, and the bar. I remember going to the beautiful Sacred Heart Church for Sunday Mass, too. Footnote: Actress Jayne Mansfield also was at Camp Gordon about that time. Her husband at the time, Paul Mansfield, was a young officer there...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-28/you-remembered-fort-gordon
Shopgirl: Taco Bell adds app

...admitted free. Learn more at www.rthunder.com. WHAT'S TRENDYIn the wake of giving birth for the first time herself, actress Mila Kunis has released a "motherhood ring."Kunis and designer Marina B designed the 18-karat yellow gold and emerald...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2014-10-30/shopgirl-tac
Ramblin' Rhodes: Jones sings holiday tune; fiddler O'Connor to perform

...were many of Carter's close friends and also strangers who never heard of her but were responding to casting calls. One actress came from Atlanta for the video shoot.I was in the second train load being filmed at Bryton Entertainment's studio in North...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-11-19/ramblin-rhodes-jones-
Paul Simon cooperating for biography

...Simon's friends range from Sting and James Taylor to Steve Martin. He has been married three times ? to Peggy Harper, to actress Carrie Fisher and, since 1992, to singer Edie Brickell.Hilburn said Tuesday that Simon was compiling a list of people he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2014-11-06/paul-simon-cooperating-biogr
'Sesame Street' turns 45: TV series changes with the times to remain popular

...celebrates "what makes people special," with Elmo telling Lupita Nyong'o that her skin "is a beautiful brown color." The actress responds, "Skin comes in lots of beautiful shades and colors ... I love my skin!" It's a classic Sesame Street lesson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-11-08/sesame-street-turns-45-tv-series-ch