Shane Atkinson

...both of Augusta; aunt and uncle, Michael and Tracey Deas, of Hephzibah; maternal great grandparents Marietta and Richard Wright, of Mesa, Arizona; paternal great grandmother, Shelvy Miller, of Hephzibah; and great uncle, William Miller...

Mayweather's lawyers seek softer term

...fear for his safety ? or put him in house arrest for the rest of his three-month sentence.Mayweather lawyer Richard Wright said he'd be willing to have the boxer serve the sentence somewhere less luxurious than his posh Las Vegas-area...

James Richard Wright

Shannen Marie Wright, of Aiken, is pleased to announce the birth of her son, James Richard, born May 17, 2006, at University Hospital in Augusta.

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NAME: Jordan Bey AGE: 4 HOMETOWN: New Ellenton PARENTS: Richard Wright and Teshania Bey WHAT MAKES HER SPECIAL: "She is a diva in training; a true supermodel," her mother says. (Do you know a...

Ways of South have hindered some, supplied tales for others

...inspired writers as diverse as William Faulkner, Richard Wright, Eudora Welty, Flannery O'Connor, Pat Conroy...The Collected Stories of Eudora Welty - Black Boy, Richard Wright - A Childhood: The Biography of a Place, Harry Crews...

Pink Floyd to re-form for Live 8 concert

...more than two decades. Guitarist David Gilmour, drummer Nick Mason, bass player Roger Waters and keyboard player Richard Wright have not performed on stage together since 1981. The group, which achieved major success with their 1973 album...

Historical fantasy book among awards winners

...McElvene, executive director of the Zora Neale Hurston/Richard Wright Foundation, said Tuesday. Maryse Conde's "Who...for contemporary fiction. The Zora Neale Hurston/Richard Wright Foundation was founded in 1990 to "develop, nurture...

Pink Floyd's Gilmour releases first solo album in 22 years

...thinking again, and finally gave in again and agreed." Last year's reunion with drummer Nick Mason, keyboard player Richard Wright and Waters was perhaps the biggest highlight of the global charity event Live 8 and even helped end some of the discord...

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...summer for a Live 8 benefit concert in London. It was the first time Gilmour, drummer Nick Mason, keyboard player Richard Wright and bassist Roger Waters had appeared onstage together since a concert at London's Earl's Court in 1981. Gilmour's...

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Actor Ossie Davis dies at 87

...of the time, including the preacher Father Divine, W.E.B. DuBois, A. Philip Randolph, Langston Hughes and Richard Wright. He also had what he described in the book as a "flirtation with the Young Communist League," which he said essentially...

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