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Richmond, Columbia county schools tobacco bans 'normal part of life' now

...experiencing the negative health effects of smoking and second hand smoke, it also makes less likely they see a respected role model smoking ... we want to make sure the social expectation to smoke is gone," O'Conner said. "Exposure to tobacco...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-03-18/richmond-columbia-county-
Children in poverty need a rescue line to pull toward a brighter future

...the families ? or almost four of every five ? are headed by a single woman. No husband, no male figure, no male role model. This breakdown of the traditional family unit should be alarming to us all, because of the damage it is doing to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-03-08/children-poverty
Trainer Freddie Roach already getting in shots at Floyd Mayweather

...intense as the bout itself."Floyd is so disrespectful," Roach said by phone from China. "Manny is the perfect role model for this fight and Mayweather is not. I told Manny we've got to beat him for the whole world. There's no way we...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-03-05/trainer-freddie-roac
New Business Spotlight: Mary Beth's Photography's Studio

...important business principle is to pamper my clients with unique portraits by capturing their life's beautiful moments.ROLE MODELS/INSPIRATIONS: My dad, Anthony Jackson, owned two different businesses, so he taught me that I could do anything...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-13/new-business-spotlight-mar
Scout leader offered youngsters direction

For 25 years, Henry T. Armstrong Jr. served as a role model for young Boy Scouts, and under his leadership more than 30 of them became Eagle Scouts.For about 10 years, he was Scout Master...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-03-11/scout-leader-off
Target is locked

...with solid executive experience as a governor. As a bonus, he possesses the Midwestern sensibilities of his political role model, Ronald Reagan, whom he met through the American Legion's Boys Nation program while representing Wisconsin at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-01/target-locked
Weather delays Georgia woman execution until Monday

...employees, clergy, educators and fellow inmates detailing Gissendaner's transformation through faith into a positive role model who has aided troubled inmates and helped prison guards keep order.The clemency petition also included statements from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-25/weather-delays-georgia
Disturbing the peace

...There's simply no excuse for such behavior by a sworn officer of the law. Officers should be seen by youth as respected role models of approachable authority, not intimidating bullies from whom to flee.Walker reportedly was asked by the child's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-13/disturbing-peace
Elementary school uses reading to offer positive male role models

...dinosaurs trying to navigate a suburban home.Chandler said he wanted to read to the school's students to be a positive role model, and as he moved from classroom to classroom to read to more students he felt he had accomplished his goal. But he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-01-27/elementary-school-uses-re
Haley: 'My dreams for South Carolina know no bounds'

...convictions or guilty pleas of state legislators and lobbyists.She quoted the late Republican Gov. Carroll Campbell, her role model, as saying 25 years ago that "the very soul of our state is shaken" if people think their elected leaders are dishonest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-14/haley-my-dreams-south-ca