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WWII-era pillow sham sent by soldier's mother returns home after 73 years

...from where the O'Gara family once lived."To me, it's come back to where it belongs," said Mar ga ret Carroll, the chairwoman of the town historical commission. "It's as close to Mrs. O'Gara as it can get."Donald Lamoureux, who lives in...

Leaders talk opening resource center to solve low homeless count

...south Augusta to capture a segment of the population many feel has been widely overlooked for years.Kim Blanchard, past chairwoman of the city's count, said the data could be improved by adding a day center in the city for homeless people to visit to...

Delay in Murphey Middle, Josey High merger welcomed

...meetings over the past few months that gave us a lot of information, and the need for a delay was something that was clear," Chairwoman Helen Minchew said. "It will give us more time to get all of our construction complete and keep the school together...

University naming panel's leaders talk process

...new name could be chosen by the Regents in August and would take effect in January.After the list was revealed, the co-chairwomen sat down with The Augusta Chronicle to talk about how they got there. Q: How many of those names could you say, "that's...

Pringle gets high marks from board

...since those are confidential according to her contract. We can say that we feel she has done a wonderful job so far," Board Chairwoman Helen Minchew said. "We've been very pleased with her progress, and we will probably start creating a new list of goals...

Faculty accomplishments, new leadership improve climate at Paine

...sciences, economics, science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Conference founder Lola Richardson ? also past chairwoman of the Division of Humanities, and a retired full professor from Paine ? was on hand for closing remarks.During the spring...

Aggravated assault difficult to prevent, officials say

...in nature, but it is usually one of the easier ones they solve, as most victims know their assailants, said Kim Davies, chairwoman of Georgia Regents University's Department of Sociology, Criminal Justice and Social Work."These are usually situations...

Motion for partial demolition of historic buildings passes

...usable form, typically at an expense of $100 a square foot, but that such efforts take time.Commissioner Mary Davis, chairwoman of the Public Services committee, said she hoped the commission would "honor our promises" and spare all but the annex...

Mae Oglesby Sewall (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

...served in many areas of leadership that included teaching 11th grade Sunday school, which was her passion. She also served as chairwomen for the Bereavement Committee for several years. Mae was also a member of Women's Missionary Union. She was a true prayer...