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Notable people with ties to the Augusta area died in 2013

...stations in Augusta ? WRDW (Channel 12), WJBF (Channel 6) and WAGT (Channel 26).HALE BARRETTMAY 24Barrett practiced law for more than 59 years at the firm of Hull Barrett PC. He was a fellow of the American Bar Foundation and chairman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-27/notable-people-ties-augusta-a
Ramblin' Rhodes: 'Here Comes Santa Claus' has Georgia connections

...given annually for efforts on behalf of poor people.Clark died in January 2003, coincidentally, also at 96; having practiced law for more than 73 years. OTHER CHRISTMAS SONG CONNECTIONS: Every year, I hear Brenda Lee's classic Christmas songs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-12-18/ramblin-rhodes-here-c
Former SC official retires from post as Consumer Product Safety chairwoman

...started as an elementary school teacher in Augusta and was the South Carolina state superintendent of education. When I practiced law, I focused on public interest law that benefited children and this was just one extension of a wonderful life mission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-29/former-sc-official-retires-po
Asians make strides in state legal system

...contribute to MLK's Dream.I am an Asian-Pacific American immigration attorney, and I call Georgia home. I have practiced law in our fair state since 1994, when I first moved to Atlanta. Fresh from law school in Boston, I believed that there...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-10-19/asians-make-stri
Orville Smith

...Augusta's city judge, city recorder, mayor, city attorney and the chair of the municipal election commission. He practiced law 61 years before retiring in February 2013. He taught the Men's Sunday School Class at Grace United Methodist Church...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000167653410
Hail Barrett

...the Hull Barrett law firm in 1955 that his grandfather had started in 1916. After serving in the U.S. Army, he practiced law at the firm for 59 years, helping shepherd some of this region's major and most important businesses through growth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-05-31/hail-barrett
Deal blames Vogtle's cost overruns on nuclear critics

...of expenses.Deal said he hopes the PSC will keep electricity rates from becoming unaffordable.The governor, who practiced law before entering politics, said nuclear opponents used lawsuits to drive up expenses. He said it is ironic when people...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-07-16/dean-blames-vogtles-cost-o
Jerry Dye

...practice of law in Augusta in 1964. He was commended by the State Bar of Georgia for 50 years of service, and he practiced law in Augusta for 47 years. He served for 38 years as the attorney for the Augusta Economic Development Authority, making...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000166765648
Hale Barrett

...University of Georgia School of Law, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude and was elected a member of Phi Beta Kappa. He practiced law for more than 59 years at the firm of Hull Barrett, PC representing numerous clients, including Castleberry's Food...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000165017509
Re-elect Overstreet

It has been a privilege for each of us to have practiced law in the CSRA for more than a quarter-century. We have had the responsibility of representing thousands of individuals and companies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2012-07-14/re-elect-overstreet