Australian wins Booker Prize with wartime novel

...Ireland and the Commonwealth of dozens of former British colonies, including Australia.U.S. writers Joshua Ferris and Karen Joy Fowler were among the six finalists. Ferris' cyber-identity tale To Rise Again at a Decent Hour and Fowler's unusual...

Holiday hiring in full swing

...rose by 100 to 1,700 jobs, according to the state's labor department.At Stein Mart in Augusta, assistant store manager Karen Johnson started hiring seasonal workers in late September and is still in the interviewing process. Johnson said she expects...

Shirley Hall

...Harmon) Jackson, Covington, GA, William F. Hall, Jr., Edgefield, SC, Donald C. Hall, Johnston, SC and the late Karen Pryor, ten grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren. A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Tuesday, October...

Dahlia Hadden

...Newsome, Pauline Shepherd, Edward Thompson and Roger Thompson. Survivors include her daughters, Sharon Gay Broome (Alan) and Karen Kay H. Tiner (Jeffery); a sister, Evelyn Smith (Ray); five grandchildren, Randy Gay Jr. (Amy), Matt Tiner (Hillary...

South Carolina medical marijuana panel hears tearful testimony

...daughter has been on a variety of medications that don't work and the family spends $100,000 a year on her treatments.Karen St. Marie, who heads an organization called South Carolina Advocates for Epilepsy, said she had to leave her epileptic son...

Pressure ramps up in Georgia governor's race as voter registration closes

...expanded funding for Medicaid and education. Deal defended the ad at an event featuring his wife and former secretary of state Karen Handel, who endorsed the incumbent despite losing a campaign to him in 2010 for the GOP nomination."Politics is a contact...

Dress to prompt respect

...or hopefully the people you respect.If for no other reason, it should appear to others that you have respect for the office you hold. Wearing keys around your neck and pedal-pushers doesn't do it for me.Karen D. LennoxAugusta

Karen Johnson

LINCOLNTON, Ga. - Mrs. Karen White Johnson, 61, wife of Joey Johnson...16th at Doctors Hospital, Augusta. Karen was born on March 21st, 1953 to Walter...she was married 38 wonderful years. Karen retired from the Medical College of Georgia...

Harry Humphrey Jr.

...S.C., Angela M. Humphrey, Martinez, Ga., Paige Hammond (Brad), Edgefield, SC; brother, Donnie J. Humphrey (Karen) Modoc, SC; first cousin, Larry Kitchens, Gibson, Ga.; three grandchildren, Garrett J. Hammond and Emily G. Hammond...

John Annis Sr.

...from Georgia Iron Works. Survivors include his children, Charles Allen Annis, William Harrison Annis, Kenneth Ray Annis (Karen), John Peter Annis, Jr., Daniel Lee Annis (Betty), Kathy Louise Wade and Donna Joan Annis; The mother of his children...