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Bert Thomas

...Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial in Washington DC. Bert was the first African-American president of the Augusta Optimist Club, was elected Lt. Governor for the Georgia District of Optimist International, and served as International Diplomat...

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Group seeking to prevent child abuse needs new volunteers

...Enrichment, the Child Advocacy Center, the Rape Crisis and Sexual Assault Center, the Augusta Exchange Club and the Optimist Club, Padgett said.They meet on the third Wednesday of each month at University Hospital. Most meetings involve helping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-03-10/group-seeking-prevent-child-
Best & Brightest: Caroline Page, Westminster Schools of Augusta

...GISA AAA State, Public Forum, Gold Medal on the National Latin Exam, Perfect Score on the National Greek Exam, Optimist Club Essay Contest Winner, Science OlympiadCOMMUNITY ACTIVITIES: Global Health Organization volunteer on Medical Mission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-05-20/best-brightest-caroline-p
Group seeking to prevent child abuse needs new volunteers

...Enrichment, the Child Advocacy Center, the Rape Crisis and Sexual Assault Center, the Augusta Exchange Club and the Optimist Club, Padgett said.They meet on the third Wednesday of each month at University Hospital. Most meetings involve helping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-03-12/group-seeking-prevent-child-
Mark Hobbs

...Sunday School Class. Mr. Hobbs worked as an electrician for Austin Industrial and was a member of the North Augusta Optimist Club. He loved his family dearly and was always willing to lend a hand to those in need. Survivors include his wife...

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William Little

...River and the Wampoo River in support of Chinese Liberation where he also medaled. He was a charter member of the Optimist Club in North Augusta where he coached numerous youth sports teams as well as playing a major role in establishing the North...

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Old South Barbecue was culinary highlight of Masters Week

...wheelchairs, furnishings for the lobby and maternity wing, and a color television were among the upgrades.The Optimist Club took over sponsorship of the dinner in the late 1970s. The barbecue eventually stopped, but a dinner eventwas later...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-04-06/old-south-barbecue-was-culina
Families come out for fun, fishing at Augusta Tech catfish pond

...of 77 children casting lines with their families at the catfish pond at Augusta Technical Col lege for the Breakfast Optimist Club's 26th annual Kids Fishing Ro deo. His father, Roger Jones Sr., and others snapped pictures of Roger as he proudly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-06-08/families-come-out-fun-fishing
Best & Brightest finalist: Ramsey Whitley, North Augusta High School

...Society, Spanish ClubAWARDS AND HONORS: USC Aiken Scholar, Presbyterian Scholar, Wofford Scholar, Furman Scholar, Optimist Club essayCOMMUNITY ACTIVITIES: University Hospital junior volunteer, Beta Club delegateCOLLEGE/CAREER: Plans to pursue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2013-05-23/best-brightest-finalist-r
Statewide fishing events aim to grow sport among children

...license laws.Among the waterways to be showcased are Augusta Tech's catfish pond, which will hold the Breakfast Optimist Club's 26th annual Kids Fishing Event, and the McDuffie County Public Fishing Area in Dearing.Augusta-area merchandise...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2013-06-05/statewide-fishin