Brick by brick, help build a generous community

...caring, nourishing, developing and enhancing what it is to be human for both the benefactor and beneficiary. An apprentice bricklayer showed up for his first day of work to discover a large pile of bricks and a plot of land cleared for a foundation. Nervously...

Hopelands getting a labyrinth

City officials sometimes wear many hats, but Aiken Mayor Fred Cavanaugh had never played the role of bricklayer - until recently. In a special ceremony March 24, Mr. Cavanaugh placed one of the first bricks at the Labyrinth of Hopelands...

Mr. James Polk Jr.

...with the Rev. J.C. Trowell officiating. Burial will be in Southview Cemetery. Mr. Polk, a native of Augusta, was a bricklayer and a member of True Vine Baptist Church. Survivors include two sons, Michael Polk Williams, Augusta, and Welton Davis...

Mr. John Parker Sr.

...officiating. Burial will be in Mount Olive Memorial Garden. Mr. Parker, a native of Richmond County, had retired as a bricklayer from Babcox & Wilcox. He was a member of City of Refuge Christian Center. Survivors include his wife, Anna L. Parker...

Carlton Parks (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

...with Rev. Ricky Dent officiating. Mr. Parks, a native of Augusta, was a graduate of Westside High School, a master bricklayer and a member of First Mt. Carmel Baptist Church. Survivors are two sons, Carlston N. Trimble, Carlton D. Nipple; two...

What Is It? A 1956 Buick

...is more than likely a convertible. When I was in the Black Hills of South Dakota, we were having a building built. The bricklayer had a 1956 Buick Century hardtop. Black and white. One morning as he was coming through the state park a huge bull buffalo...

Walter Morris

...from high school in 1939, he began an apprenticeship as a bricklayer, but found construction work sparse during the Depression...s Fifth Avenue. Mr. Morris spent his postwar career as a bricklayer in North Carolina and New York. He retired in 1984 and relocated...

Unsolved killings

...Daniel McGee's main goal was working to acquire the finer things in life.The 22-year-old worked two jobs as a bricklayer, and on occasion, found time to play video games often without making a peep, said his mother, Vallery McGee...

Maier wins downhill for fifth consecutive victory

...by more than 300 meters because of fog, in 1 minute, 44.89 seconds, for his 13th medal finish in 16 races. The former bricklayer and part-time ski instructor beat Nicolas Burtin of France, runner-up in 1:45.57. Maier's teammates took the next...

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Residents of Harrisburg rally for change after man's death

...Bethel AME Church on Crawford Avenue, where a candlelight vigil and service were held outside. Mr. McGee, a 22-year-old bricklayer, was riding his bicycle home from the grocery store when he was fatally shot last month. He had been running an errand for...