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Army chaplain heeded call of the Lord to set aside dreams of West Point for humble ministry

...procession made its way in silence ? save for the beat of a drum ? from Memorial Chapel on Arlington Hill to the grave site.People visiting other graves stopped and put their hands over their hearts as the procession went by."It was such...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-03-20/army-chaplain-heeded-cal
Fence removed from Allman grave site

...liquor. Do they think Duane and Berry get up at night and enjoy it?" Oakley's sister held a news conference at the grave site Thursday to call attention to her fight against vandals. She said Mr. Marshall called her Wednesday to inform her that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/29/met_237421.shtml
Metro
Rants & Raves

...Christmas season. WHAT KIND OF person steals items off people's loved one's graves? When a loved one is lost, their grave site may be all that is left. Let people rest in peace. WHEN ARE WE going to come to grips with the fact that Iran is giving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-04/rants-raves
State guide targets black sites

THOMASVILLE, Ga. -- The grave site of the first black person to graduate from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point has caught the attention of Georgia's Department...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/02/22/bus_222935.shtml
Business
Plots give testament to history

...two sunken plots of earth between some houses in Columbia County's Maple Creek subdivision, he sees more than an old grave site. He sees the final resting place of one of the county's earliest leaders. He sees the grave of his ancestor, Peter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/07/met_252630.shtml
Metro
God will not forsake his children

...However, to me, it means more than the promise of a clean grave site and dignity in burial. God's care is constant. I...funerals, the sting of death still burns. However, the grave site can be a reminder of God's care for us. Yes, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/28/liv_268878.shtml
Life & style
Society looks for project

...Columbia County Historical Society's next project, according to president Pat Moore. "We have some photographs of the grave site and headstones before they were messed up," she said, "and this is something we've been wanting to do for about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/11/met_225869.shtml
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Ceremony will honor Confederate soldier

...Benson's life as a Confederate soldier. Confed erate re-enactors will be present, and a new flagpole at Benson's grave site will be dedicated, Wright said.Benson, born Feb. 9, 1843, in Hamburg, S.C., gained notoriety during the Civil...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-07/ceremony-will-honor-confedera
Constitution signer William Few honored at grave-site ceremony

...hero William Few, one of two Georgians to sign the U.S. Constitution, was remembered Thursday in a ceremony at his grave site in St. Paul's Church cemetery. About 150 people watched as a color guard in Colonial-era uniforms presented colors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-09-15/constitution-signer-william-f
Found headstone reunited with infant's lost grave site

ATHENS, Ga. --- Not long after an Oconee County deputy walked into an abandoned graveyard off Lenru Road, he knew his mission to return a tombstone to its rightful place had come to an end.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-01-28/found-headstone-reunited-infa
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