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Atlanta university students research 'cold case' killings from civil rights era

...continued his own research over the summer.A broader project is tackling similar killings across the South and collected FBI, NAACP and other files documenting the crimes, investigations and reaction from state and federal authorities.This fall's class...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-24/atlanta-university-stu
Top Stories of 2014: Allegations led to ex-NAACP chief Charles Smith's ouster

...allegations first surfaced against former Augusta NAACP president Charles Smith, 2014 was the year they caught up to him.The Georgia NAACP banned Smith from the organization in October...election in November. Newly elected Augusta NAACP president Beluah Nash-Teachey has already...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-22/allegations-led-ex-naacp-chi
Advocacy group looks to better protect kids and whistleblowers of sexual abuse

...students alleging abuse and 10 others who said they witnessed misconduct.The Georgia NAACP in October removed Smith from his position as the Augusta NAACP branch president, a position he held since 2003, after The Augusta Chronicle reported...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-01-22/advocacy-group-looks-bett
McDonald's faces employee lawsuit over franchisee behavior

...workers when they face discrimination, said the Rev. Kevin Chandler, president of the South Boston, Va., Chapter of the NAACP."McDonald's must be held responsible for permitting this unconscionable mistreatment of its workers," he said.Franchisees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-22/mcdonalds-faces-employee-l
New Augusta NAACP leadership prompts optimism for chapter's future

Newly elected Augusta NAACP President Beulah Nash-Teachey is planning...educators, local media. She wants NAACP members to invite neighbors and friends...President Charles Smith, whom the Georgia NAACP banned from the organization for life...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-06/new-augusta-naacp-leadership
NAACP ousts Charles Smith as Augusta chapter president

It took 13 years for the Georgia NAACP to acknowledge sexual abuse allegations...of abuse to seek justice.The Georgia NAACP banned Smith from the chapter Sunday evening...During a news conference Monday, Georgia NAACP President Francys Johnson said the allegations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-10-13/naacp-ousts-charles-sm
Around the block

...Department and radio station WKZK-AM (1600). The event is free. For more information, call (706) 821-1754. Also, the NAACP will hold its Martin Luther King Jr. Day parade at 11 a.m. Jan. 17. The parade will start at the Dyess Park Community...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-01-12/around-block
GOP candidate calls on NAACP to end SC boycott

...South Carolina superintendent urged the NAACP on Saturday to end its business boycott...Veterans have in years past picketed the NAACP's annual protest of the Confederate flag...in Washington, Burgess said he asked an NAACP representative when the group was going...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-10/gop-candidate-calls-naacp-end
Community leaders gather to pray for peace, unity

...their character," Daoudi said.Mayor Deke Copenhaver and Beulah Nash-Teachey, the newly elected president of the Augusta NAACP, said they were supportive of calls for unity, peace and justice."We all must work together, because when one has received...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-22/community-leaders-gather-pra
NAACP honors many at banquet

...held April 5 by the Augusta Branch of the NAACP.Sheriff Richard Roundtree, Probate Judge...valued service to the Augusta Branch of the NAACP.The branch is ranked the No. 1 compliance...and national level to include 20 national NAACP Million Dollar Club Awards; Ruby Hurley...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2013-05-07/naacp-honors-man