Charles Stephens Jr.

...speaker. He proudly served in the U.S. Army during World War II with the 1721st. Signal Service Battalion in the South Pacific. Following his military service he followed in his father's footsteps as the owner, editor, and publisher of the...

Sound waves ring with familiarity in `South Pacific'

...Hammerstein's most popular musicals, South Pacific, is coming to the University...James Michener's Tales of the South Pacific, a Pulitzer Prize-winning novel...plays Nellie, said the appeal of South Pacific is its familiarity. "It's...

Sermons share Gospel by way of Broadway

...in song of You've Got to Be Perfectly Taught from South Pacific. And even the musically inclined flim-flam man Harold...by the great Mary Martin, who had starred in their South Pacific. Martin was urged by her agent to view Maria's story...

Church gives regard to Broadway for God's message

...of faith, he said.The second Sunday will feature South Pacific."This one has such a strong message about our openness...people of all races," he said. "The underpinnings of South Pacific were set in World War II but it's also dealing with...

Hugh Bedingfield

...Fraternity. He was a veteran of WWII. During the war he was stationed on the battleship U.S.S. California in the South Pacific. His ship took part in many engagements, but it's most important was the Battle of Surigao Strait in the Philippine...

Augusta bluegrass musician, mentor, Ed Hurt, remembered

...The famous Renfro Valley (Ky.) Barn Dance Show hired Hurt, but then World War II came along and he served in the South Pacific and was wounded and awarded a Purple Heart.After discharge he earned an announcer's license from the FCC and worked...

Golf event offers fun, fellowship

...art, as folk art and as curiosities (including a T. rex made of shells). Shells native to North Amer ica, the South Pacific, the Philip pines and the Caribbean are included. TODAY'S JOKE: Everett Fer nandez shares this one:Late for...

City Ink: Candidates get back to their real lives

...victims of snipers across Germany as they saved the world a second time. They left impressions in the sands of the South Pacific. They froze, almost to death, just before they died in Korea. They sweated in jungle heat so de bilitating that...

South Pacific setting provides films with ideal island scenery

...has been making forays to the South Pacific. Whether it was to bring war to Bali Hai in South Pacific or adventure among the palms in...but hiding from society in the South Pacific. It mixes romantic comedy with...

Steven Uhles
William Ellis

...by example. His faithfulness to his country was proven by serving as Gunner's Mate in the Navy during WWII in the South Pacific and as a Gunnery Sergeant in the Marines during the Korean Conflict. He was a Purple Heart recipient for injuries...