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Empty Stocking Fund: Single mother seeks help

...and my children, especially my kids, have something for Christmas," she writes.Her young son has suffered a variety of illnesses and is facing his third surgery."Grandma helps," the mother writes, "but she is ill herself and can't do very much...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-18/empty-stocking-fund-single-mo
Jimmy Butler leads Bulls to victory over Knicks

...night in a game that was missing All-Stars Derrick Rose and Carmelo Anthony.Playing without Rose, who sat out with an illness, the Bulls got another strong game from Butler. He was 11 of 21 from the floor with four 3-pointers, five rebounds, seven...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-12-18/jimmy-butler-leads-bulls-vict
Penguins win in overtime over Avalanche

...the mumps.Fleury, who recorded the 34th shutout of his career, was tested after missing Wednesday's practice with an illness, but the results came back negative and he was cleared for Thursday's game.Sidney Crosby also returned Thursday after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2014-12-18/penguins-win-overtime-over
MCG students buy toys for children's hospital patients

...our money and our work," he said.As medical students, and with classmates who have been affected personally by childhood illness, the class of 2017 chose the hospital as the beneficiary of their efforts.In January, the students built vegetable gardens...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-12-18/mcg-students-buy-toys-chi
Flu is here but might not look like flu

There is definitely some illness spreading through Augusta and making...highest level of intensity for flu-like illness, Georgia was at 10 last week, she...see that increase in influenza-like illness."Earlier this month, the Centers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-16/flu-here-might-not-look-flu
McDuffie County school system closes after influenza outbreak

...staff members experiencing symptoms of illness. The school system, which will reopen...students from the environment would stop the illness's progression in the county."By stopping...Health. The intensity of influenza-like illness activity, reported on a scale from 1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-12-17/mcduffie-county-school-sy
Empty Stocking Fund: Family coping with sick child

WHO'S IN NEEDAn Augusta family is coping with a child's illness this Christmas and past bills."I go to school part time and work full time," the mother writes. "My daughter is doing good...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-16/empty-stocking-fund-family-co
Community assists North Augusta Optimist Club after Christmas tree theft

...proceeds from the Christmas tree sale remain in North Augusta to support activities for children.The money goes to kids with illnesses, booster club football teams and North Augusta Youth Appreciation Day, where youths spend an afternoon with a city official...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-17/community-assists-nort
Empty Stocking Fund: Unexpected illness spurs need

WHO'S IN NEEDAn unexpected illness and then surgery for a Columbia County mother has kept her away from work and struggling to pay bills."Family has helped with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-11/empty-stocking-fund-unexpect
James Wimberly

ATLANTA, Ga. - After a long illness, James Wilson Wimberly died on December 15, 2014, in Atlanta, Georgia. He was born on March 7, 1919 and raised in Waynesboro...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173497474