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Bill Kirby: First signs of summer are lighting up the night

...spelling because, despite my longtime profession in the word game, I have never been a star speller. I blame my grade school teacher.She used to plan weekly "spelling bees" right before recess. Everyone in the class would stand up along the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-29/bill-kirby-first-signs-summer
Our signatures don't have to say anything

...screaming, "Let my people go!"His signature, a horizontal coiled spring, looked exactly like the exercises my grade school teachers made me practice as they pushed me off the physical cliff of printing into the depths of cursive writing.I never...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-01-13/our-signatures-dont-have-say-
Ed Turner: Cooper's song is anthem for the last day of school

...Creek, Ariz., Blanchard was shocked by a visit backstage from Judy Monsalvatge, who was Blanchard's fourth-grade school teacher at Forest Hills Elementary in Augusta."It was so exciting to see one of my students on stage," said Ms. Monsalvatge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2011-05-18/ed-turner-coopers-son
Unintended civics lesson

...country, a different political system. A frightening one.It still is.Remember a few years ago when a New Jersey grade school teacher taught her students to literally sing Barack Hussein Obama's praises?"Mmm, mmm, mmm ? Barack Hussein Obama...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2012-05-22/unintended-civics-les
Trial of former WorldCom CEO begins

...the accounting-fraud trial before U.S. District Judge Barbara Jones. The pool of 16 people includes two grade-school teachers, three bank employees, three current or former New York City Transit employees, and a homemaker, among others...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/26/bus_440938.shtml
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Do our Halloween masks reveal our true selves?

...with the only homemade costume my mother ever made. It was the mask that came as no surprise to any number of grade-school teachers, country preachers and old girlfriends. It was a mask of leering looks, thick mustache and pointy horns. That's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/31/kir_399039.shtml
Bill Kirby
Augusta World War II veteran receives Congressional Gold Medal

...process.He was inspecting Japanese schools and transitioning them to a westernized system.She was a Japanese grade-school teacher hired for the inspection team because she spoke the slightest English.They were married about one year later...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-11-10/augusta-world-war-ii-veteran-
Extra! Extra! Stories of 'Chronicle' paper boys wanted

...Sunday morning when the strain of those big weekend papers snapped my basket, and I had to walk to the house of a grade school teacher on my route, ring her doorbell and ask her for help. Her husband went in the garage and got some bailing wire...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/bill-kirby/2010-05-06/extra-extra-stories-chro
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A strong woman is multifaceted

...King, your grandmother, Michelle Obama, Anne Morrow Lindbergh, your mother, Marie Curie, Mary Kay Ash, your grade school teacher, Clara Barton, Mother Hale, an aunt, Harriet Tubman, Air Force Brig. Gen. Wilma Vaught, Juliette Gordon-Low...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/16/asp_527817.shtml
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Lewis and Clark: Passengers learn about history while riding the rails

...storytellers who joined Williams' eastbound train on a recent June day were two St. Louis-area retirees - one a former grade school teacher, the other the president of the St. Louis chapter of the National Railroad Historical Society. The men unpacked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/24/liv_423112.shtml
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