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Finalists for Augusta housing director interviewed

...interim Director Hawthorne Welcher Jr.; Akron, Ohio, Housing and Community Services...money," Welcher said.Tatum joined the Akron Plan ning and Urban Devel op ment Department...in urban planning at the University of Akron.He earned his bachelor's degree at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-03/finalists-augusta-housin
LSU kicks tackle off the team following his arrest

...against Minnesota with a road game in 2018 and in Fresno in 2019. AKRON: Among all 125 NCAA Football Bowl Sub division teams, the university had the worst home attendance this past season.The Akron Beacon Journal reports the Zips drew a total of 55,019 fans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-06-29/lsu-kicks-tackle-team-fol
Westminster Presbyterian to get new pastor

...has spent the past eight as pastor of Faith Presbyterian in Akron, Ohio.He graduated from Hope Col lege in 1986 with a bachelor's...church in Manchester, Conn., for 10 years before moving to Akron.He and his wife, Kathy, and Matthew, the youngest of their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-06-05/westminster-presbyterian
Michigan survives scare from lowly Akron

...with 2:49 left and No. 11 Michigan made a desperately needed stop on the final play to hold on for a 28-24 victory over Akron on Saturday.Michigan (3-0) avoided getting upset at home - as it did against Appalachian State and Toledo ? by a Mid-American...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2013-09-14/michigan-survives-scare-l
Akron, Virginia face off for NCAA title

...The men's soccer programs at Akron and Virginia have little in common from...championships in 10 College Cup appearances, Akron has reached the semifinals for just the...of respect for all these teams here," Akron coach Caleb Porter said. "The last several...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/13/oth_559353.shtml
Other sports
Akron lifeless in lost to Creighton

...OMAHA, Neb. - A scheduling quirk that had Akron playing only two games in 20 days didn't...those two games in three weeks hurt us," Akron coach Keith Dambrot said. "We just didn't...and Nick Harney both had 12 points for Akron (4-3). NO. 21 UNLV 76, CALIFORNIA...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2012-12-09/akron-lifeless-lost-creig
Warriors' Stephen Curry wins NBA MVP award

...think it's very well deserved, and I think it's great that another kid born in Akron, Ohio, can win an MVP, so, I liked it."Curry was born in Akron but grew up in Charlotte, N.C., where he started in the shadows of his father...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-05-04/warriors-stephen-curry-wins-n
Michaux: Who to pull for, Atlanta or Cleveland?

...realize that four years ago. I do now."James' only real roots are in Ohio, where he was "Mr. Basketball" three times in Akron and became "King James" to his fans. Kismet let the Cavaliers be the team that drafted him No. 1 right out of high school...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-19/michaux-who-pull-atlanta-or-
You Remembered: Polio

...finally run free.? Cindy Putnam McMillion In the early 1950s, my father, Hap Polonus, was a public relations executive in Akron, Ohio, loaned by his company to the national March of Dimes Campaign.Polio had stricken our family twice, so my father...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-26/you-remembered-polio
Jack Kotz (AKRON, Ohio)

AKRON, Ohio - Jack Kotz passed away peacefully, at age 91, surrounded by his family on February 10, 2008 in Akron, Ohio. He was a lifelong resident of Sandusky, Ohio. He was preceded in death by parents, Sakie Rebecca (Steinsen) and John...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/02/13/obi_187143.shtml
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