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Augusta family remembers Robin Williams' support of St. Jude hospital

...2011.The Simkinses and the family of Patrick Chance, of Atlanta, inspired a fundraising campaign for pediatric cancer research that has donated $1.5 million, so far. Patrick, son of native Augustans Erin and Stephen Chance, fought neuroblastoma...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-13/augusta-family-remembers-rob
Safety still a concern at Watkins Glen International

...kids aren't even getting access to it."Gordon recently was honored for raising nearly $5 million to help with cancer research at Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis. He also created Jeff Gordon Children's Hospital in Concord, N...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-08-13/safety-still-concern-watki
Secondhand smoke harmful for dogs, cats

...more dogs and cats than any other disease, according to Den ver-based Morris Animal Foun dation, which funds pet cancer research.The recent surge in the use of electronic cigarettes has raised questions about their impact on pets. The greatest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-07-19/secondhand-smoke-harmful-dogs-cats
Immunotherapy promising for cancer

...Regents University Cancer Center said.During a Twitter chat on Wednesday sponsored by the American Association for Cancer Research, Dr. Esteban Celis answered questions on behalf of the organization. The opportunity attracted many of the top...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-06-18/immunotherapy-promising-canc
Milford LeDou

...may be made to CSRA CF/ c/o Press On Fund, 1450 Greene Street #228, Augusta, GA 30901 to benefit pediatric cancer research or to Bel-Ridge Baptist Church, 108 Monterey Ave, Belvedere, SC 29841. Posey Funeral Directors of North Augusta...

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Milford LeDou

...may be made to CSRA CF/ c/o Press On Fund, 1450 Greene Street #228, Augusta, GA 30901 to benefit pediatric cancer research or to Bel-Ridge Baptist Church, 108 Monterey Ave, Belvedere, SC 29841. Posey Funeral Directors of North Augusta...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171286359
4 commissioners absent from tax vote

...realize there's a big difference between an educational institution and a hospital. The $8 million goes toward cancer research, and that could save your life, provided you live long enough.That's what can happen when you show up. You...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-01/4-commissioners-absent-tax-vo
GRU Cancer Center a 'go' without SPLOST, official says

Even without the $8 million included in the sales tax package rejected by voters Tuesday, progress on a new cancer research building at Georgia Regents University will move forward, an official said Wednesday.The money would have helped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-21/gru-cancer-center-go-without
Former Clemson quarterback Chad Kelly apologizes

...American Athletic and Sun Belt conferences.Officials from both leagues were on hand. The game will help benefit breast cancer research.JETS: Agreed to terms with former Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson.Johnson was officially released...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-04-16/former-clemson-quarterbac
SPLOST work session scheduled Monday

...million for ongoing renovations at Augusta Municipal Building and $8 million in matching funds for GRU to build a cancer research center in the referendum scheduled to go before voters May 20.The SPLOST session precedes five commission committee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-21/splost-work-session-sche