Brrrr-eaking news: How cold was it?

...once a 14-year-old paper boy delivering by sled in the snow of Durham, N.C."When I had a chance, I rode the sled down street hills while sitting atop my papers."All in all, this was a great morning, but was I North Pole cold."

Ramblin' Rhodes: Paths crossed with stars now gone

...military bases that took him to Hawaii, Okinawa, a 30-day Far East tour, two weeks in England, a trip across the North Pole and a return to the United States.He performed in Vietnam on three tours and told me, "I worked in a hotel in Saigon...

What Is It?

...hot and were raced a lot."On the other hand, looking at the driver, it may be Santa Claus in a hurry to get to the North Pole so he can start his deliveries to all the good little girls and boys. Ya think?"John Hayes: "I think today's car...

Send a postcard from your vacation

...is the "most beautiful place I've ever seen." And then she went up to Colorado and visited Santa's Workshop in North Pole, Colo.Julie Cox, of Hephzibah, sent a card from Zion National Park and Bryce Canyon in Utah. Katrina Bailey, Wayne...

Augusta artist returns from North Pole expedition

When she left for the North Pole at the beginning of October, Marianna Williams was worried about what she would eat and whether she could bathe in warm water...

Aiken diesel engine manufacturer finishes research and development center

A diesel engine manufacturer in Aiken County is now equipped to simulate the conditions of the North Pole, even if temperatures register into the minus-100-degree range. It took Tognum America Inc. less than a year to complete...

Artic Artist: Local woman will document North Pole

...aboard a specially designed sailing vessel reminiscent of a tall ship.The ship will sail from Norway to the geographic North Pole."The boat itself sort of mimics what old arctic explorers would have used," Williams said.Part of her work includes...

Even in summer Santa cares about his looks

...grand for everyone to see that throughout the year even Santa Claus cares about the way he looks, hidden away at the North Pole and all. Sometimes people become complacent with their appearance when they are out of site from the public. I am sure...

Aubin Mura

...in the Navy, where he served on the early nuclear submarines the USS Skate (the first to successfully surface at the North Pole), and the USS Permit until 1963. After the Navy, Aubin attended Augusta College and then continued on at Georgia...

Atomic City Festival commemorates town uprooted by SRS

...mild climate meant they could work year-round. It also had to be out of range of the Soviet bombers coming over the north pole, Joseph said.Joseph and other members of the SRS Heritage Foundation are working to preserve and interpret the role...