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Washington County ready to cement its legacy

...a county that was named after General George Washington in 1784, five years before he even became the nation's first president. But in small towns like Sandersville, the modern history that resonates most in the community takes place on Friday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2014-12-11/washington-c
A century of service

...Rotary Club met at Augusta's former Albion Hotel and later at the Richmond Hotel. It organized with 44 members. Its first president was James M. Hull Sr., a founding partner of Augusta's Hull Barrett law firm.Like other Rotary clubs around...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-22/century-service
Widow of Montford Point Marine receives his Congressional Gold Medal

PORT ROYAL, S.C. - America's first president and Master Sgt. George Jackson of Beaufort now share a special bond. Both men have been awarded the Congressional Gold Medal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-05/widow-montford-point-marine-r
Rotary marks century in Augusta

...International Director April Matthews and Rotary District Gov. Ted Thompson will speak.Rotary Club of Augusta's first president, James Hull, will be honored and a speech he gave ? the date is unknown ? about what it means to be a Rotarian...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-18/rotary-marks-century-augusta
Rants & Raves

...radicals are about to take over. Just brilliant. Our leaders are worse than clueless. Protect our borders! America First!! PRESIDENT OBAMA HAS clearly given the green light to ALL terrorist with his "catch and release" policy. LINDSEY GRAHAM...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-20/rants-raves
Child star Shirley Temple dies at 85

...later U.S. chief of protocol. She then served as ambassador to Czechoslovakia during the administration of the first President Bush. A few months after she arrived in Prague in mid-1989, communist rule was overthrown in Czechoslovakia as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-02-11/child-star-shirley-temple-di
Eliazbeth Macuch

...cultural organizations. Bee was the organizer of the volunteer program at Doctor's Hospital of Augusta, and was the first President of the Doctor's Hospital Guild. Bee was a member of the Augusta Ballet Board. During her tenure with the Ballet...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171249864
Joseph Fraser

...Island's Presbyterian Men of the Church. He served on the South Carolina Parks, Recreation and Tourism Board, was the first president of the Hilton Head Island Homebuilders Association and was a member of the South Carolina Housing Hall of Fame. He...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000170167283
George Kelly

...Kelly. Mr. Kelly was born in Augusta, Georgia on November 15, 1931. He was the son of Dr. George Lombard Kelly, first president of the Medical College of Georgia, and Ina Melle Todd Kelly. Raised in Augusta, George attended University of Georgia...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171115432
Elizabeth Macuch

...cultural organizations. Bee was the organizer of the volunteer program at Doctor's Hospital of Augusta, and was the first President of the Doctor's Hospital Guild. Bee was a member of the Augusta Ballet Board. During her tenure with the Ballet...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171260208