The Artside: Mellencamp brings his art, then his music to Augusta

...1895-1972) captured a distinctive slice of American life, recording scenes from Southern Appalachia during the Great Depression and decades to follow.Ongoing special exhibits at the Morris include Brian Dettmer's sculptures created from old books...

Chronicle continues holiday traditions

...throughout our pages throughout the next week.The Empty Stocking Fund, a traditional charity of this newspaper since the Great Depression, will still be covered on the front page. And the list of givers will be reported on the Metro front.Our Sports Department...

Explosion of Georgia counties meant to counter urban growth

...Georgia had created 161 counties. Two of them ? Campbell and Milton ? got into such financial straits during the Great Depression that they prevailed upon their larger, urban neighbor Fulton to annex them.That's why, if you look at Fulton County...

Roberson to write of recovery, donate proceeds to Paine students

...hopes his story gives comfort to other patients working on recovery.A portion of the book discusses how he dealt with the depression that accompanied his slide from an intellectual with a Ph.D. to someone who could not perform simple math or put together...

Comet craters spark Carolina investigation

...thousands of strange, oval-shaped depressions in the landscape, ranging in size from...Scientists have determined that these depressions, called Carolina Bays, were created...sandhill region is the number of circular depressions that are scattered over the surface...

Life & style
Slices of wilderness

...the variety found inside the shallow depressions along the coastal plains called Carolina...from Georgia to Maryland, although the depressions are most often found in the Carolinas...over thousands of years carved out the depressions and gave them their elliptical shape...

Successful traits are spotlighted

...business students, faculty and alumni about the findings of research into 36 American companies that had withstood wars, depressions and many changes in leadership. By comparing companies of similar age and industry, he discovered that the better-performing...

XXX Bizarre
Georgia Avenue reopened after man threatens to harm himself near bridge

...evaluation, according to Lt. Tim Thornton."The man suffers from a medical condition and was in a severe state of confusion, depression and frustration," Thornton said. "Fortunately, negotiators responded quickly and worked diligently to resolve the incident...

Robin Williams' suicide seizes the year on Google

...seize the day" that Williams popularized in the film Dead Poets Society. Reports about Williams' long-running battle with depression caused searches for that term to triple. There was also a flurry of searches about his movies (the top five were: Mrs...

Busch testifies he tried to defuse situation with ex-girlfriend accusing him of assault

...said she tried to reach out to Busch's mother after the New Hampshire race, saying Busch was drinking and struggling with depression.Busch testified that he told Driscoll "bye forever" after New Hampshire but acknowledged sending a text nearly a month...