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Joyful Noise: Concerts with a Cause

...art-related. Concerts this season include the Swingle Sisters; the Vega Quartet with pianist William Ransom; the Christmas Eve Concert and Lessons and Carols; the Millikin University Choir; and Gabriel Faure's Requiem with organist Jared...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-09-12/joyful-noise-concerts
2014 Arts Preview: Music

...Imperial Theatre)Nov. 16: Vega Quartet with pianist William Ransom, 3 p.m. (Maxwell Theatre Project)Dec. 24: Christmas Eve Concert and Lessons and Carols, 10:30 p.m. (United Methodist Children's Home)Jan. 18: Millikin University Choir...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-09-04/2014-arts-preview-mus
Kirby: Test your 'Kirby's Augusta' IQ

...Christmas season of 1951 was best known for:A. Dwight Eisenhower playing Santa in the Broad Street parade.B. A Christmas Eve fire that burned Cullum's Department Store.C. A gas plant explosion that left the city frigid for more than a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-30/kirby-test-your-kirbys-august
SC tow truck driver sentenced for slaying

...A tow truck driver was sentenced to 26 years in prison on Thursday for killing a man during a towing dispute on Christmas Eve 2010.At the conclusion of a four-day trial, jurors convicted 30-year-old Preston Oates of manslaughter and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-20/sc-tow-truck-driver-sentence
Young church bonds as it continues to grow

...the church has grown from meeting in homes to meeting at Augusta Christian Schools. It established a candlelight Christmas Eve service at Evans Towne Center Park for the community, was instrumental in bringing the Christian movie God Is Not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-07-18/young-church-bonds-it-co
Kayakers eager to share love of paddling

...adventures.There are a lot of different birds and animals that can be seen depending on the time of year. During a Christmas Eve trip along the canal, an otter came very close to her kayak, she said.For first-timers or those new to the area...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-06-18/kayakers-eager-share-
Ex-Richmond County Commissioner sentenced for shoplifting from pharmacy

...Commission member has been sentenced to nearly three weeks in jail after shoplifting makeup and medicine from a pharmacy on Christmas Eve.Paul William "Bill" Hiers, 69, was sentenced Monday, June 2, to 20 days in the Columbia County jail.CVS employees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-06-17/ex-richmond-county-com
SRS workers honored for saving truck driver

...Savannah River Site quickly turned into a lifesaving moment for four good Samaritans last year.Before sunrise on Christmas Eve, a truck driver lost control of his vehicle and hit a concrete barrier on a bridge inside the SRS boundaries.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-13/srs-workers-honored-saving-tr
Victims of Christmas Eve crash identified

Warren County Coroner Paul Lowe has identified the two victims of a fatal car crash on Interstate 20 on Christmas Eve.James V. Abruzzo and his wife, Nora Patricia "Pat" Abruzzo, both 67, were killed Dec. 24 when their late-model Ford...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-12/victims-christmas-eve-crash-i
Rants & Raves

...them? OH DANG, ANOTHER good man gone. Rest in peace, Karnig! Much light and love to your wife, Mary. A POLL CHRISTMAS EVE said only 35 percent of Americans now approve of Obamacare. Obama has given us death and destruction. And finally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-01/rants-raves