Paine College's positive reach runs wide, deep in Augusta

...The Augusta Chronicle. Often, he ran local or divisional drives for worthwhile organizations like the United Negro College Fund, the Tuberculosis Association and the Heart Fund. He fulfilled leadership roles with The Weekly Review, a former African-American...

Area residents win big in lottery scratch off

...then called his boss to ask for the day off. The couple said they hope to share their winnings with their children.The female winner said she also wanted to use the money for her child.She plans to start a college fund for her newborn.

Hundreds gather to hear jazz, raise funds for Paine College scholarships

...benefits so many minority students at Paine College," said Leandra Collins, the campus coordinator of the United Negro College Fund. "In the past three years, because of this event, we've been able to give out 35 scholarships."The festival...

Joseph Rogers

...by the Fort Gordon Signal Corp. Other civic involvements include serving as Fund Raising Chair for the United Negro College Fund, President of the Kiwanis Club of Augusta and Lt. Governor of the Georgia District, President of United Way of Augusta...

A solid change agent

...Norman received numerous accolades during his lifetime, including the Alumni Achievement Award from the Uni ted Negro College Fund in 2000 and Wayne State's Trailblazer Award in 2010.But he'll best be remembered in Augusta for the affinity...

Civil rights activist, former Paine College chairman Silas Norman Jr. dies at 74

...Wayne State.He received numerous awards over his life, including the Alumni Achievement Award from the Uni ted Negro College Fund in 2000 and the Wayne State School of Medi cine's Trailblazer Award in 2010.Norman served on Paine's Board of...

Paula Clavere

...M. until the time of the service at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to the Tomas and Tyler Latislaw College Fund at 1750 Gregory Lake Rd., North Augusta, SC 29860. Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd., Augusta...

Top stories of 2014: SPLOST 7 fails at polls

...when a new mayor and several new commissioners would likely select different projects for funding.Besides the Paine College funds, the package included $5.25 million for Copenhaver's proposal to redevelop Sibley and King mills into a campus...

SC State not alone among HBCUs struggling to survive

...said John Taylor, president of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund, which gives to the nation's 38 public historically...said Brian Bridges, vice president of the United Negro College Fund. The fund supports private HBCUs, including five in...

Ellene Hammond

...vocal advocate and Friend of the St. Joseph's Indian School, the Oglala Lakota College, and the Native American College Fund. She was a central figure in Lee Iacocca'a Campaign for the Restoration of The Statue of Liberty. She was a Contributor...