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Many people join forces to help ensure veterans' success in civilian life

...Sam's Club; and the Aiken-Augusta Warrior Project. FOR ME, THERE is no more worthy investment than supporting those who have given so much to protect our freedoms. I encourage you to join me in ensuring the continued success of USC Aiken in serving our...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-12-20/many-people-join
Son's text of ultrasound brought good news for the Moores

...Hello, Papa" superimposed over it. It took me a minute to realize that here was something...meme."Papa" is what my son has called me from childhood, and it's what my grandchildren have called me for the past couple of decades. It's an...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-21/sons-text-ultrasound-brought-
Florida State coach unsure if Jameis Winston will turn pro

...he wants to do. But it would not shock me either way."Fisher said, at this time...believe it or not. So it would not shock me either way." NOTRE DAME: Malik Zaire has...jumped ahead 35-0."I would have benched me after the USC game," Golson said. "I'm...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-20/florida-state-coach-unsur
Family hopes poem can solve slaying

...talked to him," Cole said. "He told me to gather up some articles from the papers...have to get a job.' He had been helping me cut trees and building decks, but I knew he couldn't make enough money working for me." The loss of his son has been difficult...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-21/family-hopes-poem-can-
Lakeside sophomore Alyssa Hooker runs away with cross country honor

...that before," Hooker said. "It makes me feel like I'm actually doing something...but coaches and my parents definitely told me otherwise."At the state championship...said. "Coach (Meitin) likes to compare me to her. I will definitely try to get there...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-12-21/lakeside-sophomore-al
Census: Augusta young adults struggling to find jobs

...found any work in my field that would allow me to stay here," said Thompson, who graduated...because there is not enough opportunity for me.' Then, they go away and realize the...I am not letting my current income stop me," said Thompson, who hopes to buy a house...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-21/census-augusta-young-adults-s
Georgia Tech wins inside game, beats Vanderbilt

...focused on who you're going to play and you have to go out there and play harder than the next person. All three of our bigs ? me, Demarco (Cox) and (Robert) Sampson ? we played harder than them."Mitchell scored 19 points and Marcus Georges-Hunt...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-20/georgia-tech-wins-inside-
Empty Stocking Fund donations

...Annie Lizzie Tankersly, Mrs. Willie Bell Johnson, and Mrs. Carrie Bell Thomas. Also, for a friend who was like a father to me, Mr. Walter S. Williams $100Merry Christmas from the Hourihans $100Dr. Brian Olson $50Karen Balez $50In memory of William...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-20/empty-stocking-fund-donation
TV's show-runners fielding flood of fan feedback on Twitter

...follower," he said. "If I did what the Twitter followers wanted me to do on my show Bones, (characters) Booth and Brennan would've...for a living. Remember, it's not real, OK? Don't tweet me your craziness."Andrew Adashek, head of TV at Twitter, says...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-12-20/tv-show-runners-get-fan-feedback-tw
Exercise caution when giving guns as gifts

...is a true honor.""There's something very special about giving my son a firearm," Ryles said. "It means a lot. To me, it's all about family heritage and making memories."According to federal law, except for certain circumstances, anyone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-10/exercise-caution-when-giving-