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Dogs 'muttbomb' celebrities to boost adoptions

...homeless pets and its new movie starring a cartoon canine.The adoption campaign by Dallas Pets Alive, a small, all-volunteer rescue, and Dieste Inc., a marketing firm working pro bono, launched Feb. 10. They take the publicly posted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-03-15/dogs-muttbomb-celebrities-boost-ado
University of South Carolina's Army ROTC one of the nation's fastest growing

...even though the Pentagon is planning for smaller forces in the aftermath of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, the all-volunteer Army is in constant need of new officers. The service is also revamping its brigade structure and is looking to increase...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2012-11-24/university-south-carolina
Retired Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf dies

...Vietnam, Schwarzkopf was among those who opted to stay and help rebuild the tattered Army into a potent, modernized all-volunteer force.After Saddam invaded Kuwait in August 1990, Schwarzkopf played a key diplomatic role by helping to persuade...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-12-27/retired-gen-norman-schwarzkopf-dies
Volunteers help Turn Back the Block

...that homeownership can really help turn around a community, so we thought why not combine those two things."The all-volunteer organization acquires abandoned or vacant houses, rehabilitates them using volunteer labor and donated materials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2013-05-21/volunteers-help-
How far we have come

...of 9-11, more determined to protect ourselves and, hopefully, more aware of our blessings. Especially as an all-volunteer military continues to give of its own lives to protect ours in the misbegotten country whence those attacks were hatched...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2012-09-11/how-far-we-have-come
Right man, right time

...kill it."The ambiguity of the first Gulf War's end wasn't Schwarzkopf's doing. Rather, he lent America's all-volunteer Armed Forces a clarity and John Wayne-style swagger that cut off and killed any of the country's remaining self-doubt...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2012-12-30/right-man-right-time
Volunteer fire departments seek more funding, recruits

...primarily as a volunteer. The former fire chief says all volunteer fire departments face challenges of funding, recruiting...Martinez-Columbia Fire Department in Columbia County used to be all volunteer, and staff availability was always a challenge, said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/23/met_470490.shtml
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State Guard fills in when National Guard's away

...established more than 300 years ago to protect residents in the settlement of Charles Town, now has a new role. The all-volunteer organization will help do everything from direct traffic to coordinate relief supply shipments when the next hurricane...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/26/met_386194.shtml
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20th Empty Stocking Fund Benefit Concert held Sunday

...set the mood Sunday afternoon for the annual Empty Stocking Fund Benefit Concert.For the 20th year in a row, the all-volunteer Augusta Concert Band opened the Empty Stocking Fund season with a free concert at First Baptist Church of Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-11-20/20th-empty-stocking-fund-bene
Artist tries to make creations from chaos

...his home on a slender slice of real estate outside Augusta State University's University Hall. There, with an all-volunteer crew of about 100, he has constructed an organic piece from sticks, twigs and switches. It started as a simple...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/30/liv_441324.shtml
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