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Christmas Day romance at ground zero blossoms into marriage

...began with a Christmas Day massage at ground zero blossomed into marriage, with...volunteered as a spiritual counselor at ground zero. "There are no words to describe...pain, the sorrow," of Christmas at ground zero, the pastor told friends and family...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/09/11/nat_351975.shtml
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Martinez minister recalls helping at ground zero after 9/11 attacks

...members of the Church of the Holy Com forter congregation volunteered at ground zero nearly seven months after the attacks.Crews had already cleared out...the volunteers she met during the few days she and her team spent at ground zero.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-09-08/martinez-minister-recalls-he
Georgia man shoots self at ground zero

...25-year-old from Georgia who was apparently distraught over President Bush's re-election shot and killed himself at ground zero. Andrew Veal's body was found Saturday morning inside the off-limits site, said Steve Coleman, a spokesman for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/08/met_433794.shtml
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The Cross at Ground Zero

...gravesite is a replica of the Cross at Ground Zero. Thus, for Father Jordan and...al-Qaeda invasion. The Cross at Ground Zero had to be moved so that the rubble...never felt Jesus more." The Cross at Ground Zero became a back-drop for numerous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/dan-white/2010-09-09/cross-ground
Ground zero left lasting memory for volunteer

...conditions.It has to do with the two weeks Bannan spent at ground zero."We had hard hats and masks," the retired nurse...In her home, Bannan keeps a journal of her two weeks at Ground Zero, as well as stuffed animals, drawings and work gloves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-09-06/ground-zero-left-lasting-mem
Kings players visit ground zero, remember two scouts lost Sept. 11

...officer who stopped the Los Angeles Kings' team bus at ground zero Tuesday knew this wasn't just another bunch of celebrities...Monday - the players and coaches agreed to spend it at ground zero. "There's a lot of emotion involved," said center...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/09/hoc_331953.shtml
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Old Bulldogs have new roles

...stayed at running back."Green played cornerback at Camden County High School, so he doesn't feel like he's at ground zero. Richt said after only one practice that Green "looked pretty natural out there" as a cornerback."I think I'm...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-03-26/old-bulldogs-have-new-rol
Remembering Sister Cornelia, "the flying nun"

...to Cambodian immigrant women. After Sept. 11, 2001, Sister Cornelia spent Sundays ministering to rescue workers at Ground Zero in St. Paul's Chapel, according to sisters at St. Helena. In 2008, she moved to Augusta. Sister Cornelia led...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/kelly-jasper/2012-12-03/rememberi
At ground zero, an otherworldly scene of broken stone, twisted steel and Wall Street paperwork

NEW YORK -- The spot where the World Trade Center once stood was an otherworldly place Wednesday, a hazy landscape of gray dust, splayed girders, paper and boulders of broken concrete. The hellish scene was occasionally punctuated by flames, erupting as debris was removed and air fanned the smoldering wreckage. "We got a problem with fireballs!" came a call over a Fire Department radio.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/09/12/nat_319290.shtml
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State trooper at ground zero

State Trooper Donald Smith Jr. of Augusta was doing his job early Saturday - moving spectators away from a suspicious bag in Centennial Olympic Park. Then a bright white light flashed and he was on his hands and knees with blood everywhere. "The concussion from the bomb just knocked everybody that was on the perimeter down," Trooper Smith said. "There were two troopers - my two roommates were down. They were right next to me. And at that point I saw a lot of blood, and I didn't know where the blood was coming from.

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