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Augusta VA walks to combat veteran homelessness as problem grows in city

...diabetes, congestive heart failure, and hypertension," said Loflin, the hospital's clinical nutrition manager and co-chair of the employee wellness committee. "We would like to make this an annual community event and so far, it's working...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-05-20/augusta-va-walks-combat-vete
Park service needs younger visitors for aging facilities

...support and court a younger, more diverse visitor base. First lady Michelle Obama and former first lady Laura Bush will co-chair the campaign, calling on Americans to "Find Your Park."Sustaining the parks and keeping them relevant to visitors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-04-04/park-service-needs-younger-visitors
Brain injury walk helps survivor

...affected by a brain injury, whether it's through a concussion during sports, a car accident or a stroke," said walk co-chair Patty Goolsby, a program director at NeuroRestorative. "Most of us probably even know someone with a brain injury...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-05/brain-injury-walk-helps-surv
Harriett Lemke

...Darlington County Transportation Committee. As a thirty-seven year cancer survivor, Harriett also enjoyed serving as co-chair of the Darlington County Relay for Life. Preceded in death by her husband, Dr. James (Jim) Wayne Lemke of thirty...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174029032
Graham lines up presidential bid

...Ambassador to Canada under President George W. Bush and chairman of President Bush's 2004 campaign in South Carolina and Co-Chair of the 2000 effort. Political strategist Christian Ferry and Graham adviser Scott Farmer have also joined Graham's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2015-01-29/graham-lines-p
Georgia's home-schooled students seek admissions equality

...need. If you go (the) unaccedited route, some people find it hard to get college admission."Mary Jo Patterson, co-chair of the Georgia Home Education Association, said families she advises, are also concerned about "unfair" practices...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-01-23/georgias-home-schooled-st
Boston organizers unveil plans for 2024 Olympics

...hints at the political and public arm-twisting needed to make it happen. David Manfredi, an architect who is the co-chair of the Boston 2024 planning committee, said the goal is to leave a legacy not just for the athletes, but for the city...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-01-21/boston-organizers-unveil
Cannabis oil clinical trial at Georgia Regents University might not be only option

...said, But that would still leave thousands who might need the oil without access, said Rep. Allen Peake, R-Macon, co-chair of the committee and one of the chief proponents of the legislation."We believe there should be dual paths," he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-12/cannabis-oil-clinical-trial-
Jim Brady dies: Reagan aide, gun control advocate

...Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence.Brady also served as vice chair of the National Organization on Disability and co-chair of the National Head Injury Foundation.Survivors include his wife; a son, Scott, and a daughter, Melissa."We...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-04/jim-brady-dies-reagan-ai
Paine College Golf Tournament seeks entries

...We've been late in terms of getting the community support and that's what we need," said Rufus Whitmore, who is the co-chair on the tournament's board.The tournament has raised more than $150,000 for the golf program in the past five years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-08-06/paine-college-golf-tournamen