Oil has fallen by nearly half, to recession levels, as US economy improves

...production of any OPEC member other than Saudi Arabia.As U.S. production ramped up, turmoil in the Mideast and North Africa reduced supplies from Libya, Iran and elsewhere. A balance was struck: Increasing supplies from outside of OPEC and...

Otis Mobley

...but lived in Augusta, GA. He graduated in 1942 from Waynesboro High School. He served in the United States Army in North Africa and Italy from 1943-1946. Mr. Mobley graduated from Georgia Teachers College (now Georgia Southern University...

Clarence Bell

...High School where he played football and baseball. Sergeant First Class Bell served in the U.S. Army Signal Corp in North Africa and the Asiatic Pacific Theater Campaign during WW II. He also served in the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve after WW...

Evans native helps Syrian refugees

...and he has been carefully following the events in the Middle East.Earlier this month, he returned from a trip to North Africa and the Middle East to do research for his book.While there, he wanted to reach out to the refugees of the combat...

The Rev. Jerry Ragan named head of national fraternity of priests

...Ragan said.The fraternity's way of life was based on the life of French priest Charles de Foucauld, who lived in North Africa in the late 1800s and early 1900s and was martyred there.He lived among the Tuareg people, who were Muslim, not...

Augusta playground dedicated in honor of WWII veteran

...for the exceptional care they said their father received for post-traumatic stress disorder after the invasion of North Africa in 1942.O'Quinn said Tuesday that she was not always aware of the challenges of her father's recovery but that...

James Proudfit

...and Mason; and sister, Rowena. Mr. Proudfit was a veteran of the United States Army serving during World War II in North Africa, Sicily and Italy. Funeral Services will be held Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 11 a.m. with Rev. Nolan Jackson...

Oak trees are good choices for the yard

...growing, but some fast-growing varieties are available. There are about 500 oak species worldwide. They grow in North Africa, Europe, western Asia and North America. Even in places that don't have a true oak, such as Australia, people...

Lawrence A. Vola (BOONTON, N.J.)

...served in WWII in the Navy's Amphibious forces, a forerunner to the Navy Seals. He participated in 4 invasions: North Africa, Sicily, Salerno and Anzio, as a member of the Underwater Demolition Team. He was a life member of the Belmar volunteer...

Edward Stanley Kucela (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

...in Augusta since 1965. He was retired from the US Army after 24 years of service where he served in WWII, Burma, North Africa, and Korea. He was in the Combat Engineers in the 101st Airborne Division. He retired from the Fort Gordon Commissary...