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Morris Museum is a powerful 'center of gravity'

...of schoolchildren, grades 4-12, throughout the CSRA and awards cash prizes to budding authors. The Morris-administered Porter Fleming Literary Competition reaches thousands of amateur and professional authors older than age 18 in five states, and annually...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-10-25/morris-museum-po
David Burton

...Mills. The interment will follow at the Graniteville Cemetery. The active Pallbearers will be Brian Mills, Chris Carter, Porter Smith, Ken Leonard, Dave Flanders, Dawn Drasher, Josh Faulkner, John Eargerton and Ben Harm. Members of the City of Aiken...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172956131
Mario Van Peebles believes in being the character

...members of the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters. Airing Feb. 24 (8 p.m. EST) as...1925 to 1937 of the nation's railway porters to found a union, despite forceful opposition...Dutton as tough, flamboyant Chicago porter Milton Webster, and Brock Peters as an...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/25/ent_335441.shtml
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Beer's secret ingredient? Controversy

...serious about crafting rich porters, crisp pilsners and tangy...his controversial Polygamy Porter, he sold about 2,500 cases...Schirf released Polygamy Porter, the beer that bunched the...Republic were ordering Polygamy Porter T-shirts, St. Provo Girl...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/19/oly_334348.shtml
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City Ink: Augusta Commission takes easy way out with tax increase

...the time, proposed a $20 million state-of-the-art riverfront stadium to be built between 11th and 13th streets.Sup porters said the proposed Reynolds Street park would be "something along the lines of Camden Yards" in Baltimore and would take into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-08-02/augusta-commiss
Baseball's dramatic shift noted in '1954'

...in the mid-1950s, visiting black players had to stay at the all-black hotel in town or at the homes of friends of black porters they knew from the trains.? Aaron's effortless loping style in the outfield caused his manager to refer to the Braves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-09-13/baseballs-dramatic-shift-noted-1954
NTSB blames pilot for fatal Vein Guys plane crash

...pole. The plane, carrying Vein Guys employees Dr. Steven Roth, Kim Davidson, Heidi McCorkle, Lisa Volpitto and Tiffany Porter, then crashed into a wooded area.The staff was returning home from a vascular surgery practice at the company's Nashville...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-21/ntsb-blames-pilot-fatal-ve
Lions can't hold lead

PORTER-GAUD 29, AUGUSTA CHRISTIAN 20Porter-Gaud...plays to rally past Augusta Christian. Porter-Gaud 7 3 6 13 ? 29Aug Christian 0 7 7 6...6-11-18-20-1Fumbles-Lost3-22-1Punts-Yards4-396-33Penalties-Yards7-558-70INDIVIDUAL STATISTICSRUSHING?Porter-Gaud?Jeremy Hunt 21-101, Eric Jackson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2014-10-17/lions-cant-h
Around the block

...contestThe Morris Museum of Art will award more than $7,000 in the 22nd annual Porter Fleming Literary Competition.The competition honors the memory of Porter Fleming, one of Augusta's leading philanthropists.Entries will be accepted in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-10-09/around-block
Judge temporarily bans legalized sports wagering in New Jersey

TRENTON, N.J. - A federal judge on Friday granted a request from the four major U.S. professional sports leagues and the NCAA to temporarily stop New Jersey from allowing legalized sports betting.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-10-24/judge-temporarily-ba