2016 campaign begins: Sen. Johnny Isakson kicks off re-election bid at Georgia Capitol

...general," Isakson told reporters. "We just made our announcement early so we'd be prepared for whatever comes."DuBose Porter, chairman of the state Democratic Party, said he's confident the Democratic nominee will be well positioned to challenge...

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...

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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...

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...

Property transfers

...Lots 69, 70 and 71, Block A, King Woods, $89,400Leo A. Novak, Leo A. Novak Jr., Marvin A. Novak and Courtney Porter to Ora Lykins, Section Three, Lots 1 and 2, Block J, Windsor Lake, $7,000German E. Chavarria to Chris S. Chenoweth...

Charles McGregor III

...Hutto will officiate. Interment will follow at Burke Memorial Gardens, Waynesboro, GA. Pallbearers will be Larry Askew, Porter Cohen, Jim Curry, George DeLoach, Roy Jenkins, Grady Mobley, Tom Mobley, J.R. Keen, and Wayne Syms. Honorary pallbearers...

Friendship was forged in heat of 1964 civil rights struggle

...violated Mississippi's Jim Crow-era social code.His teacher at the one-room church school outside town had arranged for porters to toss copies of the Chicago Defender, Jet and other black publications from passing trains, because mailing them was too...

Fans arriving at Brazil airports for World Cup might have rough time

...straight from a copy center and a giant plush Fuleco, the tournament's armadillo mascot. There are, however, plenty of porters in maroon uniforms hoping to persuade gullible tourists to illegally exchange dollars and euros for reals.On a recent day...

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...

Property transfers

...Nicholas G. Voss and Rick A. Voss to James W. Hardy, 0.78 of an acre, Plat Book 30E Page 872, Easement, $79,000Jean A. Porter to Xem T. Shipes and Allen D. Shipes, Section II, Lot 31, Block K, Georgetown EstatesJulia Quentin Davis and Julia Q...