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Local TV favorite 'Trooper Terry' Sams dies

Terry Sams, 80, known to a generation of young Augusta television viewers as "Trooper Terry," died Friday after a brief illness, but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-11/local-tv-favorite-trooper-ter
Forever a trooper

...station WJBF. In his size-7' cowboy hat, black denim shirt and brown leather suspenders, Trooper Terry, a.k.a. Terry Sams, looks as though he could play the heavy in an old-time Western. But that's not his schtick. Mr. Sams, the star...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/02/15/ent_306771.shtml
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Every Saturday was Trooper Terry time, if you had a good antenna

...Augusta ? even near Augusta ? to be a fan of Trooper Terry.You've likely read or heard about the death April 11 of Terry Sams, the veteran Augusta broadcaster whose biggest claim to fame was playing host to a popular local children's show...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/joe-hotchkiss-columns/2014-04-19/every-satu
Terry Sams Sr.

NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Memorial Services for Mr. Terry R. Sams, Sr., 80, of North Augusta, SC, who entered into rest April 11, 2014, will be conducted Thursday at 6 o'clock in the First Baptist Church of North Augusta. Dr. Tommy Meador, Dr. Randy

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000170615503
Augusta's super 'Trooper'

...If the city of Augusta were a living, breathing person, it would have the warm, resonant voice of local broadcaster Terry Sams.Thousands of Augustans of a certain age fondly remember Sams' children's-show alter ego ? Trooper Terry. He died...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-04-15/augustas-super-troope
Rants & Raves

Comments from readers. DURING THE SUMMER months, "Trooper Terry" Sams would have an opening show at the Imperial Theatre, and he had prizes to distribute to Tarzan and Jane yellers, and whoever got...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-18/rants-raves
Musicians, TV notables part of birthday events

...general manager at both WRDW and WAGT television stations. He will be joined by "Bwana John" Radeck and "Trooper Terry" Sams, who both were general managers and popular children's show hosts at WJBF.Music will follow with bluegrass band...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-07-10/musicians-tv-notables
The Artside: Trio started painting later in life

...birthday cakes and enjoy a show hosted by former television personalities Lee Sheridan, John Radeck (Bwana John) and Terry Sams (Trooper Terry) with music by Flo Carter, The Henrys and Ryan Abel.Tickets cost $10 and must be purchased in advance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-07-08/artside-trio-started-
Age creeps up on you even when you expect it

...at the Louis Harris Award luncheon put on by the West Augusta Rotary Club. In case you're interested, Jim Davis , Terry Sams and even Clyde Wells all look pretty much the same as they did back when they were on TV or drawing editorial cartoons...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/05/09/kir_198176.shtml
Bill Kirby | Augusta State University
Veterans Day events

...PATRIOTIC CONCERT: 7:30 p.m., Grace United Methodist Church, Wesley Center, 639 Georgia Ave., North Augusta; Terry Sams will read the Gettysburg Address; (803) 215-8998 FORT DISCOVERY VETERANS SALUTE: Fort Discovery, 1 Seventh St...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/11/met_482998.shtml
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