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'Star Wars' exhibit featured at Augusta-Richmond County Library

...said.Many of the room's resources are geared toward genealogy, so to go along with Rogers' collection, she did Luke Skywalker's and Princess Leia's genealogy."Even fictional characters have genealogy," she said.Demarest said the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-08-12/star-wars-exhibit-fea
Representing Augusta's best

In The Empire Strikes Back, Luke Skywalker is about to enter a forbidding cave as part of his training."What's in there?" he wants to know."Only what you take with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-02-08/representing-augustas
Films create Dad 's Day mood

...BACK (1980): At this point in time, it probably isn't much of a spoiler to reveal the relationship the heroic Luke Skywalker had with the evil Darth Vader. Needless to say, Darth would have been foolish to believe a Father's Day card was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2010-06-16/films-create-dad-s-da
Lakeside catch up, get ahead in Power Period

Lakeside High School students used some of their class time this week to watch Luke Skywalker and Han Solo rescue Princess Leia from the Death Star. Those same students then bashed Star Wars for its improper portrayal of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/09/05/met_547050.shtml
Metro
Director takes 'Star Trek' to new worlds

LOS ANGELES --- J.J. Abrams grew up more a fan of Luke Skywalker and Han Solo than of James Kirk and his Vulcan buddy Spock, so why is a self-professed Star Wars kid directing Star Trek...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/05/08/mov_197999.shtml
Movies
Leftovers can be gathered into very satisfying films

...including Amy Irving, who auditioned for the role of Princess Leia, and William Katt, who was in the running to play Luke Skywalker. SPACE RAIDERS (1983): A coming-of-age story set against a backdrop of intergalactic warfare, Space Raiders...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/11/23/uhl_105548.shtml
Steven Uhles
Adoption is emotional theme in many movies

...Granted, this adoption didn't turn out all that well, what with the stormtroopers and all. Still, chances are that Luke Skywalker enjoyed a more stable home life than he would have found with Darth Vader. Evil plotting and Death Star-building...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/09/28/uhl_98379.shtml
Steven Uhles
Expanded column drops themes in favor of best-of-decade films

...expect and admire about movies and set the groundwork for every fantastic adventure that followed. Indiana Jones, Luke Skywalker and, of course, Godzilla owe the mighty King Kong a debt of gratitude. IT HAPPENED ONE NIGHT (1934): Sharp...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/23/uhl_72846.shtml
Steven Uhles
Museum exhibit melds science and fiction of Star Wars

...they raced from case to case. At the entrance rests Luke Skywalker's famed landspeeder, the scuffed and battered vehicle...Toward the back of the exhibit, a case displays Luke Skywalker's robotic hand that replaced the forearm that his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/20/liv_24558.shtml
Life & style
Filmmakers peek into the future, faraway galaxies

...arousing. STAR WARS (1977) TONE: Hopped-up hot rods and death-defying dogfights in space. HERO: Some say Luke Skywalker, the farmboy innocent, and others say Han Solo, the cynical smuggler with a heart of gold. Nearly 30 years later...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/30/mov_7643.shtml
Movies