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Right is still shrill

...white establishment, led by the John Birch Society, pointed to the communist-affiliated advisors of civil rights leader the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. America was not swayed by the far-right rhetoric and made a national holiday in remembrance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-12-14/right-still-shrill
Illness cancels Lowery's Augusta appearance

Civil rights leader the Rev. Joseph Lowery is ill and will not be speaking in Augusta on Tuesday night, the Progressive Religious Coalition of Augusta announced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2013-01-14/illness-cancels-lowerys-
Boudreaux is new director of missions for Augusta Association of Baptist Churches

...he's the new director of missions. Boudreaux takes the reins after the retirement of the organization's longtime leader, the Rev. Don Wheless."For our denomination, this is where it all began," Boudreaux said this week from the association's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2012-08-31/boudreaux-new-director-m
Superintendent is superb

...and he is "man enough to apologize, if an apology were in order."In a June 6 article, Roberson told a protest leader, the Rev. Franklin Victor Beckles, that he had no evidence that verifies any of his claims and no reasons to discipline Copeland...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-06-17/superintendent-superb
Suspect in megachurch shooting was committed in Maryland for mental health issues

...employee at the church who resigned in August for "personal reasons," Lester said.The church's founder and leader, the Rev. Creflo Dollar, was not there at the time.Palmer was taken into custody without incident a few hours later at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-10-24/suspect-megachurch-sho
Church shooting suspect has psychiatric history

...at the church who resigned in August for personal reasons, Lester said.The church's well-known founder and leader, the Rev. Creflo Dollar, was not there at the time.Palmer was taken into custody a few hours later at a Macy's at a mall...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-10-25/church-shooting-suspec
Ed Koch, former NY mayor, dies

...developer Donald Trump ("piggy") and mayoral successor Rudolph Giuliani ("nasty man"), lambasted civil rights leader the Rev. Jesse Jackson, and once reduced the head of the City Council to tears."I'm not the type to get ulcers," he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2013-02-01/ed-koch-former-ny-mayor-di
Around town

...LIFE Consumers should get in the habit of routinely reviewing their credit reports. COMING IN BUSINESS Civil rights leader the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. gave a speech in Augusta 12 days before his assassination in Memphis, Tenn. Forty years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/03/22/met_191882.shtml
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Leaders urge unity at religious service

...2001, terrorist attacks. The service was held at Ebenezer Baptist Church, the church where slain civil rights leader the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. once preached, and featured speakers from a variety of religions including Christianity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/12/met_428330.shtml
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400 gather at vigil to pray for recovery

...Center. "She's making one step at a time in this process." Doctors say Mrs. King, the widow of civil rights leader the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., suffered a stroke Tuesday that has left her weakened on the right side of her body and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/22/met_4170.shtml
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