Aiken High School | The Augusta Chronicle

...the 2014 Best & Brightest Awards. The Aiken High School marching band was chosen to represent South Carolina at the National Independence Day Parade in Washington D.C., making it the only school from the area selected. Don't Miss

Around the block

...For more information, go to www.hjcms.org, or call (706) 951-6877.Adaptive Golf ChallengeWalton Foundation for Independence will hold its annual Adaptive Golf Challenge Oct. 19 at Forest Hills Golf Club, 1500 Comfort Road.The tournament pairs...

Georgia hospitals look at consolidation

...the hospital board's negotiating committee.Memorial's current agreement with Novant has helped Memorial maintain its independence, local management structure and "brand equity," which includes national recognition for quality of care and patient safety...

To counter dying roots of American order, we must return to our past

...features that characterized our nation's birth: township independence, and an awe of God manifested in religion.On townships...past. When we do, we find two elements missing: township independence and religion.Is it merely a coincidence that as our society...

Presidential candidates must protect academic and religious freedom

...must be cautious not to embrace programs, such as those built on the BEST model, that can be perverted to extinguish the independence of private schools. (The writer is a senior fellow for the nonprofit organization American Principles in Action.)

St. Stephen's helps feed those with HIV, AIDS

...St. Stephen's Ministry is dedicated to providing housing for people with HIV or AIDS. The mission is to facilitate independence, dignity and well-being through safe, affordable and appropriate housing. Right now, seven residents live at St. Stephen's...

Republican candidate Ben Carson speaks in Aiken

...celebrated physician. He talked about the influence of his mother and how her determination and work ethic fueled his own independence."The last place I ever expected to find myself was in a political race and running for president of the United States...

Back to school a great time for baby-stepping kids to independence

...parents who embrace baby steps to independence. Encouraging, instilling and planning...lots of little ways to foster growing independence in her brood."I let my oldest go to...principle is the child's need for independence and the adult's need to recognize...

Decide on citizenship

...Founding Fathers had renounced their allegiance to England in the Declaration of Independence in 1776. King George III disagreed, and the war for American Independence was fought.It is Congress, comprised of the people's elected representatives...

The Way We Were: Fire Prevention

...Municipal Building on Greene Street that marks the burial place of two of Georgia's three signers of the Declaration of Independence.It can be seen easily because it is framed by Monument Street, a north-south thoroughfare cut through the middle of...