Chester Howard

...the son of the late Carl and June Howard. He was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in Vietnam and was also a retired nurse from GRU Medical Center. Survivors include his wife, Carol A. Howard; one son, Chris Howard (Kathy); two grandchildren...

New Augusta NAACP leadership prompts optimism for chapter's future

...members around important causes, which some members say was discouraged under past leadership.Nash-Teachey, a retired nurse and Army veteran, follows former President Charles Smith, whom the Georgia NAACP banned from the organization for...

Emily McGahee

...Cemetery in Appling. Mrs. McGahee was a native of Columbia County and had lived in Thomson for several years. She was a retired nurse at the Medical College. She was a member of Thomson First Baptist Church. Survivors include her daughter, Harriett...

Aiken couple carry on tradition of Sir Big Spur

...owners, Ron Albertelli and Mary Snelling, who started the tradition on the baseball diamond in 1999.Snelling, a retired nurse and South Carolina alumna, said she still remembers the day her father brought her the first rooster that sparked...

Nancy Toomey

...Jr.; and her sister, Helen Hughes. The family gives special thanks to Vernell Morris, a longtime friend and retired nurse who stayed with Nancy night and day and attended to Nancy's every need for weeks before her passing. A memorial...

Mayhem in Motor City

...after Deborah Hughes intervened after seeing the incident unfold from the window of her home.The 56-year-old retired nurse had a .38-caliber pistol with her."I got over there and I told them, 'Don't nobody hit him anymore...

Suffering from Alzheimer's, man fatally shot

...district attorney has not yet decided whether to press criminal charges against Hendrix for what happened on Nov. 27.A retired nurse who once cared for dementia patients in a nursing home, Westbrook's wife was perhaps better equipped than most...

Memorial service held for body donors

Dexter Mattox's first patient in dental school was a 94-year-old retired nurse.They spent almost one year together, but Mattox never knew her name, her personality and never heard her voice.Even so...

Faith Calendar

...Sept. 1AUGUSTA AGLOW MEETING: 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 27, Spring Lakes Clubhouse; speaker Cynthia Anthony, retired nurse and childbirth educator; beverages and snacks served; (706) 925-7164, AugustaAglow@gmail.comGETHSEMANE MISSIONARY...

Evans woman recalls duty at Parkland Memorial Hospital

Myrna Hackett, 72, a retired nurse living in Evans, said the day of JFK's assassination was one that impacted her career for the rest of her life.