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Sears 4Q loss narrows, sales slide as business shifts

NEW YORK - Sears recorded its fourth straight year of falling...billionaire hedge fund manager, combined Sears and Kmart in 2005, about two years after...gelled.To try to get back on track, Sears has shifted its focus from running a store...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-26/sears-4q-loss-narrows-sale
Ramblin' Rhodes: Pioneer in Augusta broadcasting still making music

...when Evelyn was eight; and her stepmother Eva Mae Smith.Her mother was a talented seamstress who made draperies sold in the Sears store in Augusta.That talent rubbed off on Lowe who also made her stage clothes.TV Mirror, a popular national magazine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-02-24/ramblin-rhodes-pionee
Thomas Mallard Sr.

...Thomas Jefferson and Lillie Mae Mallard on July 27, 1943. Mr. Mallard was a retired truck driver and former owner of the Sears and Roebuck Catalog Store in Waynesboro, Georgia. He was a past member of the Waynesboro Exchange Club and was member of the...

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Walter Manly Jr.

...Dolores Waddey Gentry; his sister, Lynda LaCasse (J.P.); his niece, Laura Massaro (Marc); and by his cousin, Marvin Sears (Sarah). He was preceded in death by his father, Walter Manly, Sr., and by his stepfather, O. Lee Gentry. If so desired...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174223731
No stabbing in fight at Augusta Mall, police say

...like that."The 15-year-old was charged with a misdemeanor count of reckless conduct. He was located running through the Sears parking lot and taken to the ground by a mall security guard. The knife, with a 4-inch blade, was in his possession at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-19/no-stabbing-fight-augu
Irene Walters

...Bernard Winkel and Carola and Albert Glindemann. After working 30 years as a switchboard operator and a sales associate at Sears, Roebuck & Co., she spent a great deal of her time camping in the North Georgia mountains with her husband of over 60 years...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174141957
Sears to raise cash through Canadian sale

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. - Sears, sorely in need of cash, is selling...the majority of its 51 percent stake in Sears Canada Inc. will give the retailer some...is undertaking to shore up finances. Sears said that it will evaluate its capital...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-02/sears-raise-cash-through-c
Sears 3Q loss widens as retailer reshapes itself

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. - Sears Holdings Corp. tried to reassure investors...Illinois-based company, which operates Kmart and Sears, said it has raised $2.2 billion so far this year. Still, Sears' third-quarter loss widened on a 13 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-04/sears-3q-loss-widens-retai
Sears plans to raise more cash via rights offering

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. - Sears is looking to raise more cash, announcing...with European fashion retailer Primark.Sears has been cutting costs, reducing inventory...Chairman and CEO Edward Lampert combined Sears and Kmart in 2005 about two years after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-20/sears-plans-raise-more-cas
Sears explores sale-leaseback deal of buildings

NEW YORK - Sears Holdings' stock soared Friday after the struggling...investment trust, or REIT, that would hold the stores. Sears would continue to operate in the stores by leasing them back. Sears said it would get "substantial proceeds" from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-07/sears-explores-sale-leaseb