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Kirby: More notes from hither and yon in postcards

...time. Date on graves brings us to a quiet place of reverence. Temps are comfortable 82 degrees."From the North Carolina mountains they sent this report: "The mountains air is a welcome change from Augusta's scorching heat. Best way to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-13/kirby-more-notes-hither-and-y
Winter storm slams parts of the South, dropping snow, sleet; Northeast freezes in bitter cold

...roads as they walked home in Atlanta and Raleigh, N.C. That storm dumped as much as 22 inches of snow in the North Carolina mountains and pelted the eastern part of the state with ice, much as was expected with the 2015 version.North Carolina...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-02-16/winter-storm-slams-parts-south-drop
Mary Battey

...Hospital and President of the St. Mary's Auxiliary. She enjoyed reading, visiting her wonderful home in the North Carolina mountains, tending her garden, and above all spending quality time with her friends, children, and grandchildren...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174890705
Deciphering the 'valley of dry bones'

...bones."A double dose of illnesses in my family meant we were unable to spend our usual two months in the cool North Carolina mountains this past summer. It was my time to walk in the valley of dry bones.Another unforgettable time of my walking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-10-31/deciphering-valley-dry-b
Wine Time: Bolla Prosecco NV, Italy

...wines are distributed in the United States by Banfi.GOES WITH: I opened this bottle on my last trip to the North Carolina mountains, with a group of friends we call the Magnificent Eight. It started with a memorable trip to Napa a few years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-10-07/wine-time-bolla-prose
Three postcards shy of every state

...well for Bill and Trudy Wood, of Hephzibah. "We are spending the weekend in the north Georgia and western North Carolina mountains in celebration of Trudy's birthday and our 56th wedding anniversary ... Beautiful weather ... "But that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-24/three-postcards-shy-every-sta
Wine Time: Ferrari Brut NV, Italy

...awareness of its wine.GOES WITH: Teri and I brought this bottle with us on a relaxing long weekend in the North Carolina mountains with our friends Steve and Sandy. It rained the first couple of days but we had a great time reading, working...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-12-17/wine-time-ferrari-bru
San Francisco Giants pitcher Matt Cain throws franchise's first perfect game

...Mathewson, Juan Marichal and Gaylord Perry hadn't accomplished what Cain did Wednesday.Perry, who lives in the North Carolina mountain town of Spruce Pine, caught the replays when he woke up early Thursday. He's thrilled the Giants have a perfecto...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-06-14/san-francisco-giants-pit
Should Atlanta have been better prepared for snow?

...his Blackberry to show pictures of frigid snowscapes - and clear roads - from a trip he took Wednesday to the North Carolina mountains."It's funny how just a few days of snow can incapacitate this city," Kuku said. "It's totally absurd...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-01-13/should-atlanta-have-been-bet
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Baseball is postcard pastime

...one of the tougher states to be represented, so ... here you go!!! By the way, NH is great!"From the North Carolina mountains, Eric, Leslie and Libby say "Hello, from 4,200 feet above sea level ? and 30 degrees cooler to boot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-07-11/baseball-postcard-pastime