Jefferson County High School Class of 2015

...James*Riccardo Martese Jenkins Jr.Carrington Camille Johnson*Mary Fre'daijah JohnsonTa'Sheena LaTonya JohnsonWilliam Roosevelt JordanAngela Rene' KelleyJazlyn Olivia KingNickolous Nekel KitchensLondon Joseph KleckleyJasmine Nyree LaGuerreMacy Brooke...

'Murder on the high seas': Sinking of the Lusitania ended U.S. neutrality

...Empire and the Ottoman Empire.Former President Theodore Roosevelt called it "piracy on a vaster scale of murder than old...dare to look the truth in the face," thundered Theodore Roosevelt. "Let us dare to use our own strength in our own defense...

100 years later, plea for kindness to animals continues

...throughout the years, and history shows notables from Eleanor Roosevelt to John Wayne have a soft spot for helping animals.No star...the proper attitude toward their pets," first lady Eleanor Roosevelt countered in her newspaper column on April 13, 1943.Learning...

Dine & Dish: Enjoy elegant brunch at Willcox Inn

...historic hotel, built during Aiken's heyday as a Winter Colony, and has played host to luminaries such as Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Winston Churchill and the Vanderbilt family ? and famously had to turn away the Prince of Wales during Masters Week when...

The Way We Were: Public feared polio

...response to raise money to fund efforts to stop its crippling affects.Polio seemed to touch almost everyone from Franklin Roosevelt, the president of the United States, to classrooms of the 1940s and '50s that invariably featured a fellow pupil or two...

US senator says it's time to put a woman on the $20 bill

...after a month of online voting: former first lady Eleanor Roosevelt, escaped slave and leading abolitionist Harriet Tubman...woman, Shaheen said some of her top choices include Tubman, Roosevelt, former first lady Abigail Adams and Frances Perkins, the...

The Artside: Sometimes paintings tell more than what's obvious

...achieved distinction on military and diplomatic fronts, and was military aide and good friend to both President Theodore Roosevelt and President William Howard Taft.The artist, Francis Davis Millet, was born in Massachusetts in 1848, earned a master...

Property transfers

...Hills, $29,000Mary Parham to Christine Gordon, Section One, 2115 Turtle Court, Lot 11, Block B, Turtle Creek Place, $78,000Karlotta Parham to Christine Gordon, 2137 Roosevelt Drive, Lot 12, Block B, Albion Acres, $60,000

You Remembered: Polio

...many summers as a patient at the Warm Springs Foundation in Warm Springs, Ga., an institute established by Franklin D. Roosevelt and dedicated to research, treatment and rehabilitation of those affected by the polio virus.It was FDR who initiated the...

The Roosevelt trail leads visitors deep into history

...Here's a look at some major sites connected to Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt: THEODORE ROOSEVELTTHEODORE ROOSEVELT BIRTHPLACE: Theodore Roosevelt lived at 28 E. 20th St. in Manhattan from his birth in 1858 until he was 14. The...