Ronald Deas Jr.

...Ruth Ashmore; father, Jerry McPeek; brother, Robert Greene, Jr.; sisters, Annette Jordan, Sissy Bradley; and fiancee, Beth Malone. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m., Monday at the funeral home. Beggs Funeral Home, Thomson...

Augusta-area author Louise Shivers, 84, dies

...Year. It later was turned into the feature film Summer Heat, which premiered in 1987 at the Imperial Theatre in Augusta, said Beth Siciliano, Shivers' daughter.Shivers penned A Whistl ing Woman in 1993, and her memoir, My Shining Hour, in January 2012...

Does technology help or hurt when studying abroad?

NEW YORK - A generation ago, students on semester abroad were incommunicado, aside from airmailed letters and one or two calls.

Lawrence Hartlage

...survived by his wife of 47 years, Patricia Hartlage M.D.; son, Jeffrey Luken Hartlage, Kahului, HI; daughter, Mary Beth Pfister (Matt), Lexington, SC; brother, Theodore Jeffrey Hartlage (Joan), Portsmouth, OH; and grandchildren, Natalie...

Congregation Beth Shalom (MJAA/IAMCS) 10580 Atomic Rd., North Augu...

Congregation Beth Shalom (MJAA/IAMCS) 10580 Atomic Rd., North Augusta, SC 706-796-3797 Donald Lansing, Messianic Rabbi www.congregationbethshalom.org * Erev Shabbat Service * Torah Service * Hebrew Classes * Davidic Dance Classes * Brotherhood Coffee Club

Georgia wants same-sex marriage lawsuit dismissed

...decline to anticipate a future ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court, and dismiss Plaintiffs' claims in their entirety."Beth Littrell, a senior attorney for Lambda Legal and co-counsel on the Georgia case, said Olens' arguments are "dead wrong...

Tips to make family outings with teens fun

NEW YORK - Family travel falls into three distinct phases. First, there's the exhausting period of travel with crying babies who need diapers, bottles, strollers, car seats and naps.

Martha Mitchell

...Elizabeth W. Hollo (Rich) of Chelsea, MI; brother: William C. Whilden (Diane) of Trussville, AL; grandchildren: Mary Beth Mitchell Taraska (Dave), Amelia Barnes, David Barnes, Mary Ashlyn Barnes Theide (Ryan), Madeline Mitchell, Maxwell Mitchell...

Road Trips: Cruise-in on the Town Square, Edgefield

...off their vehicles, exchange ideas, talk shop and meet with members of various car clubs."Don't have a vehicle?" asked Beth Padgett, the event creator. "Come anyway, and enjoy the sights and meet all kinds of knowledgeable people. Refreshments...

Give thanks to inventor of modern air conditioning unit

...Abbey Kessman is in Kentucky at the Louisville Slugger Museum and reminds us that she "loves baseball, too!"Mac and Beth Coleman were not only in Colorado, but wanted to make sure I got a postcard from Illinois, too. Elizabeth and Jerry Barnes...