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When and where to celebrate the Fourth of July

...members prior to July 5 get in free; greenjacketsbaseball.com/juniorjacketsMONDAYHopelands Summer Concert Series: Parris Island Marine Band, 7 p.m., Monday, July 6, Hopelands Gardens, 135 Dupree Place, Aiken; free; bring seating and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-07-01/when-and-where-celebr
Equestrian event part of 1960 Masters Week community activities

...included a parade down Broad Street, the Miss Golf beauty pageant, an Old South-themed barbecue, boxing matches, a Parris Island Marine Band concert and more."I remember just how generous the people who put on the horse show were," said Marjorie...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-08/equestrian-event-part-1960-ma
Columbia County students graduate from summer school

...off in the end and will only lead to greater things in the future," said Mariacher, who will be shipping off to Parris Island, S.C., in August to become a Marine.Lakeside's Ricky Manuel said he messed up a few things his junior year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-07-10/columbia-county-students-
Aiken concert series starts in May

...June 8), Burns Dance Studio (June 15), 4 Cats in the Doghouse (June 22), U.S. Army Band (June 29), Parris Island Military Band (July 6), Aiken Singers with Belles Canto (July 20), Aiken Brass (July 27), Chris Ndeti (Aug...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/aiken/2015-04-21/aiken-concert-series-starts-m
Talbert Williams

...from Richmond Academy in Augusta and enlisted in the Navy in 1944. He served as a medical corpsman to the Marines of Parris Island, South Carolina. There he experienced the joy of helping others in need, and it became his life's work. After...

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Fourth of July events include fireworks, music, more

...kayak rodeo; shag party Saturday evening, Plum Branch Yacht Club; tlsps.orgHOPELANDS SUMMER CONCERT SERIES: PARRIS ISLAND MARINE CORPS BANDWHEN: 7 p.m. Monday, July 7WHERE: Hopelands Gardens, 135 Dupree Place, AikenDETAILS: Free...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-06-30/fourth-july-events-in
Pioneer who helped integrate Marines recognized

...by President Franklin Roosevelt.Unlike their white counterparts who trained at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot in Parris Island, S.C., or Camp Pendleton in San Diego, the black Marines trained at Camp Montford Point, a facility at Camp...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-21/family-local-montford-point-m
Augusta area celebrates Independence Day

From 1969 to 1975, Tommy Leonard and David Kinsey served in the Marine Corps together, traveling from bases in Parris Island, S.C., to as far away as San Diego.Four decades have come and gone, but each Independence Day the Augusta natives...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-04/augusta-area-celebrates-inde
Widow of Montford Point Marine receives his Congressional Gold Medal

...according to a Congressional Research Service report. While presenting the medal Thursday, Williams, recently appointed Parris Island Commanding General, emphasized the challenges that black Marines faced at the time. He said those sacrifices set...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-05/widow-montford-point-marine-r
Kirby: Being happy is easy - just act it out

...North Carolina to both see Clemson play and view the mountain sights.And Stan and Melody Wooten, sent a card from Parris Island, where they say they brought home Pvt. Jared Wooten. TODAY'S JOKE: A young woman home for the Thanksgiving holiday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/bill-kirby/2014-11-24/kirby-being-happy-easy-j