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Memorial Day services honor sacrifice

...Cambodian border. He and two other soldiers spent a month captive undergoing extensive interrogations before President Richard Nixon negotiated for their release.Still, Herlik considers himself one of the lucky ones, as he had friends who spent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-25/memorial-day-services-honor-s
Apollo 13 commander, flight director speak at GRU

...operation crew, including the astronauts and Kranz, would be awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by Presi dent Richard Nixon later that year.With the phrase "Failure is not an option" projected on a screen behind him beneath NASA's Mission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-25/apollo-13-commander-flight-di
Presidents have history of visiting Augusta National Golf Club

...Roberts. The Eisen how er Cabin on the club grounds was named for his wife, Mamie, who made the trips with him.Richard Nixon, the nation's 37th president, also played at Augusta National when he was Eisenhower's vice president.Perhaps...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/presidents-have-history-visiting-augusta-n
Thurmond son recording dad's history

...Thurmond filmed his mother, Nancy, recently talking to the West Ashley Rotary Club. She talked about President Richard Nixon waking her husband with a call to apologize about letting him down, then said he was resigning, She told a story...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-30/thurmond-son-recording-dads-
Notable Deaths of 2014

...premiered in 1987 at the Imperial.JESSE STEINFELDAUG. 5Steinfeld serve as U.S. surgeon general under President Richard Nixon and was president of the Medical College of Georgia in the mid-1980s. THE REV. H.K. MCKNIGHT SR.AUG. 5McKnight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-31/notable-deaths-2014
Nation takes wrong turn

...Democrat, I was enraged by the few Republicans who, to the bitter end, chose to criticize the prosecutors and defend Richard Nixon and his attorney general John Mitchell. Now, as a centrist who finds plenty to dislike about both parties, I am...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-04/nation-takes-wrong-turn
Electorate has spoken

Three months after Richard Nixon resigned, the Republicans lost 48 seats in Congress. After 22 months of Bill Clinton's tenure, the Democrats lost 54 seats...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-11-17/electorate-has-spoken
Recordings reveal Nixon's point of view on Watergate, final days of administration

YORBA LINDA, Calif. - Almost a decade after Richard Nixon resigned, the former president sat down with his one-time...Nixon Presidential Library & Museum and the private Richard Nixon Foundation.The postings begin with Nixon recalling the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-05/recordings-reveal-nixons-point-view
The era of cynicism

...It's also the premeditated nature of it.Past politicians have lied too, but usually to get out of trouble. Richard Nixon was trying to save his skin and cover up unforgivable misdeeds. Ditto Bill Clinton. Same with congressmen and mayors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-06/era-cynicism
Arrest the president

...what their responsibilities are and, by God, be assured they will be held accountable for performing those duties.Richard Nixon was impeached and forced out of office without him killing anyone. How can any reasonable person not demand Obama...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-08-08/arrest-president