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July Fourth event to celebrate Georgia Declaration of Independence signers

...event in honor of Georgia's signers of the Declaration of Independence, only nine people showed up ? and six were...dedicated to all three of Georgia's Signers of the Declaration of Independence and the final resting place of two of them...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-30/july-fourth-event-celebrate-
It's OK to be exceptional

...ethnicity. We are not defined by bloodline or by anything except an idea. And that idea was expressed in the Declaration of Independence and in our Constitution, the idea that people are created equal and that all people have a chance to aspire...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-04/its-ok-be-exceptional
Words matter - none more than these

...than those of this country's founders.Some of our favorite phrases from those documents include:From the Declaration of Independence:? "We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-08-05/words-matter-none-mor
Georgia's three Declaration of Independence signers honored

...dedicated to the memory of George Walton, Lyman Hall and Button Gwinnett ? Georgia's three signers of the Declaration of Independence.Their bravery long ago, and willingness to attend the first Continental Congress in 1776 with 53 other...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-07-04/georgias-three-declaration-i
Ceremony honors Georgia's Declaration of Independence signers

...100 people who had gathered downtown around the Signers Monument to honor Georgia's three signers of the Declaration of Independence: Button Gwinnett, Lyman Hall and George Walton. "These three patriots signed their names in blood and died...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-04/ceremony-honors-georgias-dec
Ga. Declaration signer's signature may fetch fortune

...neither the most well-known signer of the Declaration of Independence nor was he the most successful, but more than...short life. Less than a year after signing the Declaration of Independence, Gwinnett was mortally wounded in a duel with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-12-16/ga-declaration-signers-signat
Political culture of Founding Fathers differs greatly from today's

...Immediately preceding their signatures on the Declaration of Independence are these noble words: "(W)e mutually pledge...remember with reverence the signers of the Declaration of Independence 237 years ago, and the sacrifices they made...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-06-30/political-cultur
Declaration signer home to open July 4th

...Walton in downtown Augusta, will be open July Fourth in celebration of one of Georgia's three signers of the Declaration of Independence.In the past, guided tours of the National Historic Landmark, which is one of Georgia's oldest dwellings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-01/augusta-farm-house-george-wa
Family traces father's emotional journey on, after D-Day

...there is a story surrounding the significance of who we are and how we must respect these days.After the Declaration of Independence, the Revolutionary War was fought to gain our freedom as a nation. The U.S. Constitution was ratified...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-07-06/family-traces-fa
Religion, politics often mix

...contained the church were a hotbed for revolution, giving us Dr. Lyman Hall and Button Gwinnett, signers of the Declaration of Independence from Georgia. Nathan Brownson was a member of the church and served in the Continental Congress from 1776-78...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-07-04/religion-politics-often-