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Graniteville church honors victims of 2005 train wreck

...candles in tribute. As each of the victims' names was read aloud, the toll of a bell echoed throughout the room.Cecil Atchley, who was an assistant principal at Leavelle Mc Campbell Middle School at the time of the accident, said he remembers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-04/graniteville-church-honors-vi
Trainer Al Darlington set to join Aiken Thoroughbred Racing Hall of Fame and Museum

...say it's the people. That's the best way I can explain it. It's a joy to come back in the spring and fall."Cecil Atchley, a longtime friend of Darlington's, recalled when he was asked to do a weekly radio show about thoroughbred racing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-10-27/trainer-al-darlingto
Plenty of events in Augusta compete for attention Saturday

...activities for the whole family, including a hat contest."Come early and bring your families," said event spokesman Cecil Atchley. "We look forward to everyone coming out and having a really great time."Athletic types or even casual walkers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-03-14/plenty-events-augusta-compete
Horse races, benefits walks scheduled for Saturday

...record-breaking crowd of 35,000 people is expected at Ford Conger Field for the Aiken Steeplechase, said event spokesperson Cecil Atchley. The steeplechase is the second leg in the Aiken Triple Crown held over three consecutive Saturdays in March.A cash...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-03-23/horse-races-benefits-walks-sc
Pupils pitch in to help victims

...In three days, the pupils at Leavelle McCampbell Middle School raised more than $1,000, Assistant Principal Cecil Atchley said. An associate member of Aiken's Marine Corps League, Mr. Atchley attended an emergency meeting the day after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/02/met_323243.shtml
Metro | Aiken High School
Brown eased crowd during riots

...Monday at age 73, as a central force behind stopping them. "He was a real person who cared about the city," said Cecil Atchley, a former soldier who was stationed at Fort Gordon at the time. He recalled how he was summoned to the military installation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/27/met_110068.shtml
Metro | James Brown
Stars on wall speak of sacrifices

...he said. Patriotic music played in the background as Cecil Atchley, a Vietnam veteran and a science teacher at the school...Arlington Cemetery and the two Purple Hearts his father, Cecil Atchley Sr., received after being wounded twice during World...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/16/aik_23200.shtml
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Annual race marks start of the season

...thunder threatened to shut down a race day."Maybe a little sprinkle here and there, but nothing like this," said Cecil Atchley, an Aiken Steeplechase volunteer.Atchley has returned to the track for 35 years, ever since he first worked the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-03-26/annual-race-marks-start-seaso
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Principal hopes to add pupils

...certified teachers that will help these kids go to college and beyond." Retired Aiken County schools administrator Cecil Atchley joined the Lloyd-Kennedy family this year in a temporary position and stayed on to oversee discipline after he fell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/06/met_506673.shtml
Metro
James Brown helped calm Augusta rioters

...and not take sides."Many said Brown made the difference."He was a real person who cared about the city," said Cecil Atchley, who was stationed at Fort Gordon at the time."It wasn't a black-white thing with James Brown," Atchley said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/225/2010-08-29/james-brown-helped-calm-augusta-riot
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