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Georgia Regents University students analyze rap album, hip-hop

...a way for students to understand social issues, urban culture and politics while also navigating poetry, rhyme and musical canon."Hip-hop can be engaging in a rigourous way and challenging way that really pushes the boundaries of thinking in the classroom...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-28/georgia-regents-universit
Shopgirl: Roadtrippers app helps you find fun stops during your travels

...Augusta is one month away, and this year it opens with a program featuring Four Last Songs by Richard Strauss, Millennium Canons by Kevin Puts and Symphony No. 3 by Camille Saint-Saens.Soprano Susan Gritton will perform these with the SOA, and you...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2014-08-14/shopgirl-roa
Testimony in South Carolina Episcopal church split winds up

...even after the local diocese amended its constitution in 2010. The amendment noted that the local diocese would not follow the canons of the national church if its General Convention passed resolutions not in keeping with the local constitution.About 100 people...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-25/testimony-south-carolina-epis
S.C.'s Project Mess

Optimism is a fine attribute, but not when it's carried to the point that it violates canons of commonsense. A case in point is the South Carolina Park, Recreation and Tourism Department's decision to cut the number...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/15/op_247534.shtml
Opinion columns
Gateway makes headway in digital camera space

...beyond the tried-and-true Canons, Sonys and Nikons. Gateway's...cameras have this, like my own Canon S400 4-megapixel camera...menu screen, also better than Canon's. There's a "set" button...earlier that day with my trusty Canon. I'm told by professional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/27/liv_398588.shtml
Life & style
Mary Dickson

...Entered into rest Tuesday, August 12, 2014, Mrs. Mary Canon Dickson, 90, wife of 45 years to the late William Shelton...Kenza, Miah, and Shelton. Her brothers, Charles and Billy Canon, precede her in death. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172101024
Canon Arturo Montoya

AUGUSTA - Stephanie and Stephen Montoya of Augusta are pleased to announce the birth of their son, Canon Arturo Montoya, born April 17, 2010 at University Hospital in Augusta. He made his debut at 6:42 p.m., weighed 8lbs 4oz...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/births/2010-05-01/canon-arturo-montoya
Births
Canon Christopher Burke

Tracy C. and Candi L. Burke of Evans announce the birth of a son, Canon Christopher Burke, Friday, Sept. 5, 2003, at Doctors Hospital. Grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Lynn C. Lewis and Luise Cheek, all of Augusta, and Mr. and Mrs. Archey Burke of Martinez.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/02/bir_393187.shtml
Births
Howell expects to battle weather at Canon

CROMWELL, Conn. - Charles Howell is expecting the worst today in the Canon Greater Hartford Open - from the weather. Howell, an 18-year-old amateur from Augusta who is playing in the PGA Tour event...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/07/24/oth_211823.shtml
Other sports
The Artside: Deadlines approaching to enter best photographs, more

...International Images for Science photography exhibition from the UK Royal Photographic Society and a keynote presentation by noted Canon photographer Ken Sklute. Exhibit venues include the Morris Museum of Art, Artists' Row, the Augusta-Richmond County Library...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-23/artside-deadlines-app