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Augusta Warrior Project plans first national symposium

...expected to receive future commitments from between 400 and 600 service professionals from organizations such as the American Red Cross, Operation Homefront and the Department of Veterans Affairs.Jim Lorraine, president and CEO of the Augusta Warrior...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-06/augusta-warrior-project-plans
Laura McCreary

...sisters, Pauline Orr, Wilma Wilcutt, and Margie Meadows. If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to the American Red Cross, 1322 Ellis Street, Augusta, Georgia, 30901, or to www.redcross.org. The family will receive friends at...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000170028331
Storm response could have been better, say some Augusta officials

...of that number, 31 have backup generators or the capability to hook up an emergency power supply, according to American Red Cross records.Walker said it would be great if the 311 department had the resources to remain open and that she has been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-21/storm-response-could-have-bee
S.C. Red Cross in need of blood donors after storm cancellations

Last week's winter storm cancelled 40 blood drives in South Carolina and the American Red Cross is seeking blood and platelet donors to help restock its February supply.There's an urgent need for donors with types O positive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-19/sc-red-cross-need-blood-donor
Closings and time changes

...system regarding additional delays or closings. We are currently in coordination with the Augusta Chapter of the American Red Cross and are prepared to open a public shelter for Columbia County residents should power outages create a need for citizens...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-11/closings-and-time-changes
Fire spurs Samaritans

...the house next door that was damaged because of the heat from the fire.We also want to extend our thanks to the American Red Cross for its assistance, and to all who sent out prayers for the family. The compassion shown by the reporters from the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-02-10/fire-spurs-samaritans
Dale Earnhardt Jr. reigns after long delay at Daytona 500

...an hour, with electronic bulletin board urging fans to seek shelter in their cars.The threat was so real, the American Red Cross told people to fasten their seatbelts and turn on their engines during the storm so their air bags could deploy in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-02-24/dale-earnhardt-jr-reigns-aft
Shelter comes up with birthday surprise

...executive director of Augusta's American Red Cross, delivered a surprise."I...who remained Friday morning.American Red Cross volunteer Marty Jones said he...who has volunteered for the American Red Cross since Hurricane Katrina...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-14/shelter-comes-birthday-surpri
Power out for much of region

...residents.A new shelter was to open at noon. The Richmond County Department of Family and Children Services and the American Red Cross will operate the facility at 2920 Mike Padgett Highway.Richmond County road conditions were dangerous, as well...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-13/power-out-much-region
Augusta hardest hit statewide for power outages

...Thanks to underground utilities, we have no power outages to report."The rest of the area was not as lucky.The American Red Cross reported that more than 200 people sought refuge in emergency shelters in Richmond, Columbia, McDuffie, Jefferson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-13/augusta-hardest-hit-stat