Metro | The Augusta Chronicle

...to find out how much time is dedicated to cursive and how it is being taught. Healthy Augusta steering committee member the Rev. Jeff Flowers is sending out a letter this week to his fellow clergy urging them to speak out Sunday or the following Sunday...

Health advocates seek stronger ordinance

...ordinance next month, with hopes it will fare better than the last two attempts.Healthy Augusta steering committee member the Rev. Jeff Flowers is sending out a letter this week to fellow clergy urging them to speak out this Sunday or the following Sunday...

Bud Selig is praised on Jackie Robinson Day

NEW YORK - Marking the 67th anniversary of the day Jackie Robinson broke baseball's color barrier, the Rev. Jesse Jackson praised Commissioner Bud Selig for the strides the sport has taken in minority opportunities over the past two...

Vaughna Roberts

...member of the Millen Baptist Church. Memorial Services will be 11:00 a.m., Thursday, at the Millen Baptist Church with Revs. David Wheeler and Lee Roberts officiating. Survivors include her 2 sisters, Hazel R. Hinley of Millen and Waldeen R. Springmire...

Jamey Poss

DEARING, Ga. - Mr. James Virgil Jamey Poss, 48, entered into rest April 12, 2014. Graveside services will be held at 3:00 p.m. today at Westview Cemetery with Rev. Paul Reviere officiating. Beggs Funeral Home, Thomson, GA is in charge of arrangements.

Joseph Lumpkin Jr.

...into rest April 14, 2014, will be conducted Friday morning at 10 o'clock in the Pineview Memorial Park Mausoleum Chapel. Rev. Steve Davis officiating. Masonic Rites will be accorded. Mr. Lumpkin was a native of Philadelphia, PA, a former resident...

Minnie Ferguson

...service, celebrating her life, will be held at St. John United Methodist Church on Friday, April 18, 2014 at 11:00 AM with Rev. Alan Quarles officiating. The interment will follow at the Graniteville Cemetery. Her grandchildren will serve as Pallbearers...

Faith calendar

...Sunday, April 13, the Rev. A.J. Saunders; spring...April 14-16, the Revs. Christopher M. Culbreath...April 14-16, the Rev. Rickey G. DentKENDALL...April 15-17, the Revs. Louis J. Tanksley...Sunday, May 18, the Rev. Clarence Hill; usher's...

Centennial of iconic Archi­bald W. Butt Memorial Bridge cues renovation

...his remarks that the bridge would "remain forever to record the story of his (Butt's) highest duty, nobly done."The Rev. Ashby Jones, who was chosen by the Me morial Association to speak, said, "A memorial is an inevitable revelation of a community's...

George Bush

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Funeral services for Mr. George Adams Bush, 70, who entered into rest April 10, 2014, will be conducted this Wednesday at 5:00 p.m. at Charlie Reid with Rev. Gerald Caldwell officiating.