Laurens County closes all schools over illnesses

...environment for them to learn."Most of the illnesses were reported at East Laurens Primary...also reported sporadic cases of similar illnesses. The decision was made to close all...department workers sent to look into the illnesses suspect students were infected with norovirus...

Gladys Bates

...South Carolina on September 15, 1923, Gladys Chapman Bates passed away at her home on April 26, 2015 after an extended illness. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. William B. Bates, Jr., and her parents, Joe and Margaret Chapman, three...

Joyce Gebhardt

...be held with the family at a later date. We would like to give a special thanks to the doctors and health care workers that cared for Joyce and the co-workers, friends and family that gave her encouragement during her tragic illness.

Mary Peebles

...University Health Care Foundation, 2100 Central Avenue, Suite D-1, Augusta, GA to assist the needs of those battling a serious illness such as cancer, as two of her siblings had cancer. Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd., Augusta, GA...

Marilyn Towill

...AUGUSTA, Ga. - Marilyn Pilcher Towill, 87, died peacefully at University Hospital on April 20, 2015 after a brief illness. She was preceded in death by her husband Dr. John Judson Pilcher, Jr., her husband John Bell Towill, and her daughter...

Wyman Clark

...a Heartfelt Thank You to Hospice Care of Tri-County for the wonderful care that was extended to their love one during his illness. You were all truly Angels on Earth. Napier Funeral Home, Inc., 315 Main St., Graniteville, S.C. 29829 is in charge...

Jeni's recalls ice cream after listeria found

...intensive cleaning and employee training in response to listeria illnesses linked to its ice cream.The recalls are uncommon: Listeria...for Disease Control and Prevention said there are no known illnesses linked to Jeni's products.In an online statement, Jeni's...

Championship format changes give injured, ill drivers more flexibility

BRISTOL, Tenn. - There was a time in NASCAR when skipping a race because of illness or injury was simply not considered. Rather than sit out with swollen eyes, Ricky Rudd used tape to keep them open. Richard...

Faye Harvey

APPLING, Ga. - Nellie Faye Harvey, age 80, of Appling, Georgia, entered into rest after a brief illness on April 22, 2015. Faye was preceded in death by Jim Harvey (husband), Dave Lovell and Benda Ridley (parents), Mary Smith...

Johnny Garnett

...Lee Garnett, 65, entered into rest Sunday, April 19, 2015, at the Augusta V.A. Downtown Division after an extended illness. Viewing will be held April 24 at 3:00 p.m. at C.A. Reid Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Saturday...