Ash Wednesday observed by many Augustans

...McCollough, pastor of Woodlawn United Methodist Church, prayed with her. A moment later, the Rev. Kelsey Hutto, assistant rector of St. Paul's Church, placed ashes on her forehead in the sign of the cross.Outhwaite, a senior ecology major at Georgia...

Historically significant Abbeville church being restored

...very window from accounts of the church's consecration in 1860. I found a letter in an old church safe, written by then-rector Benjamin Johnson in 1862, to then-church treasurer Armistead Burt, saying to issue payment to a man for repairs to the chancel...

Renovations underway to transition Weed School into apartments

...black children and named after the Rev. Edwin Weed.According to a historical marker at the property, Weed was the first rector of the Church of the Good Shepherd and later became bishop of the episcopal diocese of Florida. It was his contributions and...

Southeastern Conference football signings list

...Ariz.Ean Pfeifer, ol, 6-4, 285, Bentonville (Ark.) HSJared Pinkney, wr, 6-4, 232, Norcross (Ga.) HSAndrew Rector, s, 6-0, 195, Father Ryan HS, Nashville, Tenn.Donovan Sheffield, db, 5-11, 180, Ensworth HS, Nashville, Tenn...

Local Catholic churches prepare for canonization of popes

...of dignitaries gathered inside the cathedral, leaving little room for families of the priests, including Ragan's."The rectors put some nice benches in front of the pews in front of the church. They had front-row seats. It was great," he said...

Longtime 'Chronicle' employee Irvine Lamback dies

...Street, and even drove the ambulance that the funeral home operated.More recently he worked at Chance & Hydrick Funeral Di rectors on Richmond Hill Road. Lamback's family said he thought the funeral business was a good way to serve people.He served...

Parking meters are only the start of revenue possibilities for downtown Augusta

In a surprise move, the Down town Development Au thority and Executive Di rector Margaret Woodard have renewed their push for parking meters on Broad Street.Just kidding about it being a surprise. Woodard...

Harnessing awesome power of thank-yous has far-reaching benefits

...He also explained that they worked with greater enthusiasm if they know that they are both appreciated and recognized.The rector at St. Paul's Church in downtown Augusta, the Rev. George Muir, told a powerful story in a recent sermon. When he was...

Mayor gets approval to hire staff, Smith named mayor pro tem

...had been spent on demolitions as many residents continued to await a visit from city relocation staff.After former HCD Di rector Chester Wheeler abruptly resigned last month, several commissioners and City Administrator Janice Allen Jackson said an audit...

Babe in the manger reminds us to protect

...himself for us. Let us all love one another with openness and self-sacrifice ? especially those who are too small and helpless to look after themselves. THE REV. JEFFERSON OTWELL IS THE RECTOR OF ST. LUKE ANGLICAN CATHOLIC CHURCH.