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Fort McHenry to mark bicentennial of battle, anthem

It's the sight that inspired Francis Scott Key to write what became the national anthem: a gigantic...that's what Key saw.Q: Any surprising facts about Francis Scott Key?A: He was an Anglophile who, at first, opposed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2014-08-23/fort-mchenry-mark-bicent
Georgia highways unaffected by federal funding shortfall

...year 2013, Georgia received about $1.2 billion in federal funding.On Monday, President Obama stood near the Francis Scott Key bridge in the nation's capital and urged Congress to help states repair and rebuild critical infrastructure, The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-07/georgia-highways-unaffected-f
Ed Turner: Cooper's song is anthem for the last day of school

...Eighteen, Only Women Bleed and Poison , School's Out will forever achieve what Cooper said he wanted: "to be the Francis Scott Key of the last day of school."NO MORE TEACHERS DEPT.? Pat Blanchard Jr. got a big surprise last week while gigging...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2011-05-18/ed-turner-coopers-son
Reunions calendar

...MILITARY USS CARPENTER (DD-825): Today, Chula Vista, Calif.; Jimmie Kennedy DD-825@HullNumber.com USS FRANCIS SCOTT KEY (SSBN-657): Today, New London, Conn.; Al Singleman SSBN-657@HullNumber.com USS DIPHDA (AKA-59...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/04/24/ric_196106.shtml
Richmond Neighbors
Reunions calendar

...com USS CARPENTER (DD-825): April 24, Chula Vista, Calif.; Jimmie Kennedy DD-825@HullNumber.com USS FRANCIS SCOTT KEY (SSBN-657): April 24, New London, Conn.; Al Singleman SSBN-657@HullNumber.com USS DIPHDA (AKA-59...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/04/17/ric_195239.shtml
Richmond Neighbors
Reunions

...com USS CARPENTER (DD-825): April 24, Chula Vista, Calif.; Jimmie Kennedy DD-825@HullNumber.com USS FRANCIS SCOTT KEY (SSBN-657): April 24, New London, Conn.; Al Singleman SSBN-657@HullNumber.com USS DIPHDA (AKA-59...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/04/10/ric_194263.shtml
Richmond Neighbors | Harlem High School
Reunions

...com USS CARPENTER (DD-825): April 24, Chula Vista, Calif.; Jimmie Kennedy DD-825@HullNumber.com USS FRANCIS SCOTT KEY (SSBN-657): April 24, New London, Conn.; Al Singleman SSBN-657@HullNumber.com USS DIPHDA (AKA-59...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/03/20/ric_191583.shtml
Richmond Neighbors | Harlem High School
Travel briefs

...organs. Trinity Chapel United Church of Christ on West Church Street houses the grave of the pastor who baptized Francis Scott Key, while the Evangelical Lutheran Church, now on East Church Street, was founded in 1738. Asbury United Methodist...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/18/liv_33832.shtml
Life & style
Place in history up to the fans

...flags, big Uncle Sam hats, painted faces, people singing the Star-Spangled Banner as if they were accompanying Francis Scott Key himself. It was the kind of behavior that U.S. Olympic officials are warning athletes and visitors to restrain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/27/oth_423434.shtml
Other sports
Sisler: Things often are not as they seem

...last stanza of The Star Spangled Banner, but we will surely have to exorcize it from our national psyche because Francis Scott Key dared to "Praise the Pow'r that hath made and preserv'd us a nation!" And horror of horrors, Key declared...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/07/15/op_292584.shtml
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