Collector's passion gives researchers a link to 18th century giant

...Mary Hyde Eccles, literary giant Samuel Johnson was more than a ghost of history...and Mary Hyde Collection of Dr. Samuel Johnson is now at Harvard's Houghton...which is why this collection of Samuel Johnson is so central to study of 18th...

Jury convicts man in death of coach

...jury a little more than three hours to find Michael Samuel Johnson guilty in the 2006 slaying of popular youth baseball...his home after the shooting. BACKGROUND: Michael Samuel Johnson shot popular youth baseball coach and businessman...

Jeannette Skinner

...officiating. Interment will follow in the Keysville UMC Cemetery. One of eight children born to the late Fannie and Samuel Johnson, Jeannette graduated from Wrens High School and lived in this area all of her life. She retired after 31 yrs of...

Benjamin Samuel Johnson

Theodore and Lynn Johnson, of Martinez, are pleased to announce the birth of their son, Benjamin Samuel, born March 8, 2006, at University Hospital in Augusta.

Forgotten money brightens holiday work week

The two offices of memory are collection and distribution. -- Samuel Johnson As always, I suspect, there are two types of people: Those who are off the week between Christmas and New Year's, and those...

Bill Kirby
Famed story can be applied to current crisis

Turn on the prudent ant thy heedful eyes. Observe her labors, sluggard, and be wise. -- Samuel Johnson Let's check the mail. My Sunday comparisons of all these bailout requests with the old story of the hardworking ant and the...

Bill Kirby
Scott brought gentlemanly touch to police force

He was so generally civil that nobody thanked him for it. - Samuel Johnson Thirty years in this business, and only once did I ever encounter a public official with an open Bible on his desk. That official...

Bill Kirby
Leave care and feeding instructions when traveling

"The traveler that resolutely follows a rough and winding path will sooner reach the end of his journey." - Samuel Johnson Did I tell you that when I was vacationing in Louisiana last week, I took a tour through a swamp? Did I tell you...

Bill Kirby
Across the area

...was placed in the Richmond County jail Wednesday, charged with molesting an 8-year-old Augusta girl. George Samuel Johnson, 53, of the 4800 block of Washington Road, is accused of having oral sex with the child at his home between Aug...

Metro | Academy of Richmond County
Rare second edition of 'Hamlet' to be auctioned

...English literature scholar best known for her extensive Samuel Johnson collection, now at the Houghton Library at Harvard...in New York, was 91 when she died in August. Her Samuel Johnson collection and other books in her collection were...