GRU professor to discuss Quran

...439 Greene Street.Leightner, an economics professor at GRU's Summerville Campus, has traveled and taught in the Far East and is writing a book on modern society and the sacred texts of major religions.

Designers mix modern with a dash of Marsala

...modern (a blend of rustic and contemporary); and a color palette centered on sophisticated pastels.Motifs from the Far East, Morocco and India remain strong, but now there are more Greek and South American elements, including Hellenic patterns...

New England hit by blizzard's 2 feet of snow

...were canceled, and schools, businesses, government offices and transit systems shut down. But the storm tracked farther east than forecasters expected.While Philadelphia, New York and New Jersey had been warned they could get 1 to 2 feet...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Paths crossed with stars now gone

...first country music artist to circle the globe on a tour of military bases that took him to Hawaii, Okinawa, a 30-day Far East tour, two weeks in England, a trip across the North Pole and a return to the United States.He performed in Vietnam...

Wine Time: Frank Family Pinot Noir 2012

...tasting room.Frank Family has continued to grow, gaining fans all over the world. Their latest expansion is in the Far East: China, Japan, Thailand, South Korea, Hong Kong and Singapore.GOES WITH: My wife, Teri, and I had this with...

There are options to consider when phone contracts end

...Glenwood Springs in Colorado, AT&T and T-Mobile had limited service, while Verizon and Sprint had none at all. Farther east, though, AT&T was the one that cut out. Along many mountainous stretches, none of the four had service.This...

Augusta residents spending on summer trips

...college, doing some things that they've always intended to do, which can be fairly expensive ? travel to Europe, the Far East. You name it. From people just going to Hawaii, it's all over the place."American travelers are expected to spend...

Augusta missionary Emma Lester had brushes with history

...and to encourage others toward Christian service.In China she would teach some of the most influential people in the Far East. One was a young girl who became Madam Chiang Kai-Shek. She invited Emma to her Dec. 1, 1927, wedding to her country's...

Robert Symms

...states. Robert was selected by Eastman Kodak to be the first photographer to serve in Kodak's "Mentor" program in the Far East, instructing in the photography of children. He presented Seminars to hundreds of professional photographers in Singapore...

Faith digest

...Dr. Billy Kim will preach. He is the pastor emeritus of one of South Korea's largest churches and chairman of the Far East Broadcasting Company in Korea. A 40-member Korean Children's Choir, which travels with Dr. Kim, will also perform...