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Pioneer who helped integrate Marines recognized

...was at one time,' " said the retired Air Force lieutenant colonel.Willine Stewart never spoke much about his military experience. Even after his death in 1989, an obituary in The Augusta Chronicle only briefly mentioned his service.His son Arthur...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-21/family-local-montford-point-m
Just horsing around: CSRA's roots in the equine industry run deep

...the series that runs three consecutive Saturdays in March. These trials give young horses in training the opportunity to experience aspects of live racing. AUGUSTA, TOO, CAN lay claim to great horse events.In 1979 a small group of East Coast cutting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-12-20/just-horsing-aro
Interim coaches for bowl games are in tough spot

...Pelini's firing. He vows to make sure the players have the best experience possible at the Holiday Bowl.Yet, he still feels the punch...play for Nebraska."I wouldn't have traded my playing experience, certainly wouldn't have traded working for Frank and working...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-20/interim-coaches-bowl-game
Let us gather for peace

...recently it was a different grand jury, but similar circumstances, on Staten Island, N.Y. Depending on your perspective and experience, those decisions either are the result of the system of justice working, or gross negligence influenced by racist bias...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-12-20/let-us-gather-peace
Planning ahead: Vacationers do photo shoots with cards in mind

...take a posed shot of the two of us."Working with the photographer in a part of the city they wanted to tour was a great experience, he said. "It exceeded what I thought we would get," Tjhio said.They intend to use one of the photos for a holiday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-12-20/planning-ahead-vacationers-do-photo
Greenbrier's Kirsten McMonigle named softball player of the year

...comfortable."That comfort level peaked at the perfect time as Greenbrier won its second state championship. McMonigle said the experience was "indescribable," and her goal for her senior season is to pick up a second ring.McMonigle said she came to Green...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-12-20/greenbriers-kirsten-m
Realism the focus of A.R. Johnson CERT Program training

...everyone should have. That's what you are seeing here."For many of the students, the class proved an eye-opening experience.Noah Mansell, 16, said the class would help him in his planned career in sports medicine while developing added respect...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-19/realism-focus-ar-johnson
Academy of Richmond County | The Augusta Chronicle

...a "Blackout Day" event Friday, cutting off the classroom lights and asking students to put away their digital devices and experience life without the technology ... The demolition of the 89-year-old Cauley-Wheeler building on the Lucy C. Laney...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/education/richmond-county-boar
Savannah River Site | The Augusta Chronicle

...000. Today's SRS advocates say the site must diversify to branch out into new missions. The lab has a glut of hydrogen experience, which is being used at the Center for Hydrogen Research. There are hopes that Aiken County could become a hub for hydrogen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/businesses/savannah-river-site
College football awards show, which includes Ray Guy Award, moving to Atlanta

The Home Depot College Football Awards will move to the College Football Hall of Fame and Chick-fil-A Fan Experience in downtown Atlanta in 2015 as part of a new multi-year agreement between ESPN and the Hall of Fame, it was announced Thursday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-18/college-football-awards-show