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Rants & Raves

...afraid they already have. THE CRUSADES were a response to the brutal takeover of the Middle East, Eastern Europe, North Africa, and Western Europe by the Muslims between the 700s and the 1000s. Additionally, Jim Crow laws were created by Democrats...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-15/rants-raves
Christians all too familiar with persecution

...harshest of conditions.Tertullian, the second-century Church Father who, interestingly, also originated from North Africa, wrote, "The blood of the martyrs is the seed of the church." He contended that persecution, in fact, fuels the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-02-20/christians-all-too-famil
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-15/oil-has-fallen-nearly-half
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...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173111679
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...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173111670
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/09/28/gar_322624.shtml
Gardening
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/12/12/obi_176379.shtml
Obituaries
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/11/26/obi_106077.shtml
Obituaries
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/11/27/obi_106158.shtml
Obituaries
Mr. Johnie Benson (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)

...officiating. As a member of the 9th Infantry Division of the United States Army, Mr. Benson participated in the invasion of North Africa, Sicily and Normandy and received a Purple Heart after being wounded in action. Survivors include his wife, Lois...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/27/obi_370943.shtml
Obituaries