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Bessie Holmes

...Survivors are her sons, William Holmes, Eddie James Holmes, Arthur Lee Holmes, all of Augusta, GA and John T. Holmes, Flint, MI; daughter, Loretta Holmes Fountain, Augusta, GA; and a host of other relatives and friends. W. H. Mays Mortuary...

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Columbia County Fire Rescue extinguishes structure fire in Grovetown

Columbia County Fire Rescue extinguished a structure fire Thursday afternoon in Grovetown.About 6:30 p.m., firefighters responded to Flint Equipment Co. at 1900 William Few Parkway, according to fire department officials.Fire officials said there were no injuries.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-18/columbia-county-fire-rescue-
Lack of funds forces cancellation of Croatan dig

...half-mile along Buxton's dune ridge, the dig unearthed 300-year-old coins, a smoking pipe, broken wine bottles, flints and musket balls. Most exciting, the team also found twin hearths, copper and brass pieces and lead droppings from molding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/19/tec_228528.shtml
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Dig believed to be 1700s commerce hub

...has examined appears to be from Mary Musgrove's era - roughly 1735-50, Mr. Braley said. "There were far too many gun flints, tobacco pipe fragments and rum jugs in this one cellar for the building to belong to a single family," he said. "It definitely...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/07/met_374908.shtml
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Scientists study slave settlement

...segregated by job skills as well, with overseers living in different areas from laborers or craftsmen. A large number of gun flints found at the site indicate the slaves had weapons so they could hunt for food on the island, Mr. Cornelison said. A large...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/06/29/met_264641.shtml
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French scientists say cave footprints are oldest in Europe

...Daugas said. The Chauvet cave's walls are adorned with animals of the glacial era and the floors littered with campfires, flints and the bones of bears still in their hibernation dens. The valuable find also has been the subject of legal wrangling between...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/06/11/tec_263453.shtml
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Wine Time: Giesen Pinot Gris 2014, New Zealand

...palate you get fresh tastes of lemon, pear and melon. There is a rich, oily, velvety mouthfeel that ends with a touch of flint or mineral. It is a dry wine that keeps getting better with each sip.Although this wine makes for pleasant sipping on its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-06-30/wine-time-giesen-pino
Boosting overtime: Obama calls for broader coverage

...overtime. A spokesman for Chipotle declined to comment on the case.Dawn Hughey, a former store manager for Dollar General in Flint, Michigan, would have also benefited from a higher overtime threshold. Hughey worked 60 to 80 hours a week for about two...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-30/boosting-overtime-obama-ca
Obama proposes to make more workers eligible for overtime pay

...overtime. A spokesman for Chipotle declined to comment on the case.Dawn Hughey, a former store manager for Dollar General in Flint, Michigan, would have also benefited from a higher overtime threshold. Hughey worked 60 to 80 hours a week for about two...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-30/obama-proposes-make-more-w
Painting shows how slaves lived on Cumberland

...include pipe stems, hand-painted marbles, fishing weights, a metal lice comb and an 1819 half-dollar. A number of gun flints indicate the slaves had weapons to hunt. The dig uncovered buttons from military uniforms, which indicates slaves wore surplus...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/17/met_45237.shtml
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