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Stand up - no apologies necessary

...moral to be drawn from this dangerous nightmare situation is a simple one: Don't let it happen. It depends on you."? Author George Orwell, on the dire warnings of totalitarianism in his novel 1984 As prescient as Orwell was in his ominous cautionary...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-12-27/stand-no-apologies-ne
Upcoming Calendar

...Jan. 5, Jeff Maxwell Library; read by author Dr. Corey D. Brown, pastor of Moses...free, open to the publicTHE WATCH WITH AUTHOR JACK REES: 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan...m. Thursday, Jan. 29; listen as author Amber Forbes reads from the novel When Stars...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-12-26/upcoming-calenda
Faith Calendar

...BLACK FATHERS: THE LIVING DEAD: 1:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 5; Jeff Maxwell Branch Library, 1927 Lumpkin Road; read by author Corey D. Brown, pastor of Moses Missionary Baptist; free, registration required; (706) 793-2020, arcpls.orgKEEPING...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-12-26/faith-calendar
Around the block

...Heart Garden Festival. Guests at the tea will enjoy tea, champagne, cucumber sandwiches and a gospel concert.Farmer is the author of several gardening and cookbooks. He is an editor-at-large for Southern Living Magazine and has been featured on NBC...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-12-26/around-block
Yes, Virginia

...at once and thus prominently the communication below, expressing at the same time our great gratification that its faithful author is numbered among the friends of The Sun: Dear Editor! I am 8 years old.Some of my little friends say there is no Santa...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-12-24/yes-virginia
Faith Calendar

...BLACK FATHERS: THE LIVING DEAD: 1:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 5; Jeff Maxwell Branch Library, 1927 Lumpkin Road; read by author Corey D. Brown, the pastor of Moses Missionary Baptist; free, registration required; (706) 793-2020, arcpls.orgDR...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-12-19/faith-calendar
Blind woman filled garden with riot of colorful flowers

...did by touch.This achievement was even reported in The Augusta Chronicle by correspondent I.S. Caldwell, the father of author Erskine Caldwell. Here it is, from the July 2, 1929, edition:"Today on a side street in a rather out of the way place...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-22/blind-augusta-woman-filled-ga
World War II Museum tour visits Battle of Bulge locations 70 years later

...from the museum in New Orleans, Larry Decuers, and a historian who has written about the six-week battle, Alex Kershaw, author of The Longest Winter.The tour participants, who paid $5,000 each for the trip, are among thousands of people who take...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-12-20/world-war-ii-museum-tour-visits-bat
Former WWE star CM Punk to try UFC

...reason to pretend there needs to be any kind of working relationship," he said.Punk has found bliss as a blossoming comic author and his "Thor Annual No. 1" under the Marvel Comics banner is set for a February release. He'll write a tale of "Strange...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-12-22/former-wwe-star-cm-p
Bottom line

"Everything in life is somewhere else," wrote famed author E.B. White, "and you get there in a car."In America...gasoline" for public and environmental health, said study co-author Julian Marshall, an engineering professor at the University...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-12-16/bottom-line