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Knox, 61, business CEO, dies

Peter Seymour Knox III, prominent businessman and member of a prominent Augusta and Thomson family, died at his residence Sunday. Mr. Knox, 61, was chairman and chief executive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/12/09/met_201117.shtml
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Who are the Tubmans?

...however, she was known as one of the city's finest hostesses - the well-to-do wife of Richard Tubman, a prominent businessman and landowner. He was 52, when he met the 24-year-old Kentucky belle who won his heart."As a young lady...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2001-09-09/who-are-tubmans
News
Georgia publisher Otis Brumby dies

...The Marietta resident, one of suburban Atlanta's best-known native sons, made a name for himself as a prominent businessman and journalist who grew a small local paper into a thriving conglomerate during a time when Atlanta's suburbs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-09-09/georgia-publisher-otis-brumby
Across Georgia

...estate of the late Allen E. Paulson this week. The check is the first installment of a $7.5 million pledge the prominent businessman made nearly 12 years ago. The funds will be used toward student scholarships, endowed academic chairmanships...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/06/met_388898.shtml
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Are we in or out?

...seized $95,000 in cash, as well as records pointing to bookmaking activities. Those arrested, including a prominent businessman and an erstwhile political operative, claim, as one of them said, that it was "just a group of guys getting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/07/edi_442052.shtml
Editorials
Benjamin L. Dent and Richard A. Dent

...House of Representatives since Reconstruction and served 16 years in the Georgia General Assembly. He became a prominent businessman with his own tile company, R.A. Dent Floor Coverings, on 12th street. In 1975, Richard Dent became the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/01/op_277124.shtml
Opinion columns
Valdosta's oldest home burns in large fire

...Rice said a cause isn't known yet.The home's namesake is J.T. Roberts, a former Valdosta mayor and prominent businessman at the turn of the 20th century. The Valdosta Heritage Foundation has owned the house for the past decade after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-01-27/valdostas-oldest-home-burns-
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Signs will honor effort of Connell to pave way

...War II he is admired and respected as a consummate Southern gentleman, a pillar of the Augusta community, a prominent businessman and a prominent leader in government, political and religious organizations in his community." Flanked by his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/15/met_69888.shtml
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Tabasco museum aims to bust myths about legendary hot sauce

...for many years. Bernard also discounts a story that McIlhenny got his first pods from Col. Maunsel White, a prominent businessman in antebellum Louisiana. White has been credited with giving McIlhenny the "secret recipe" for making the sauce...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/22/art_409542.shtml
Arts
Senate party switchers face uncertain fate on map

...a Republican, and two legitimate Democratic challengers - former Senate Majority Leader Charles Walker and prominent businessman Ed Tarver. Cheeks is holding out hope that a brief filed by Senate leaders with the court will convince judges...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/22/met_409580.shtml
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