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What would ancestor think of today's America?

...celebrated Patriots John Hancock and Tom Paine.I know he joined the Virginia militia and fought the British during the American Revolution. His service is confirmed and documented, although his performance is harder to find.Whatever exploits or...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-03/what-would-ancestor-think-tod
Falling for failure

...levels under this president.So naturally, according to Bernie Sanders and CNN.com, we need more of the same?The American Revolution was fought to get government ? in the form of King George ? off the colonialists' backs. It led to the first nation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-06-15/falling-failure
Milestones

...the Research Paper/Project Competition. DAR installsnew membersThe College Hill Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution installed 10 new members at its May luncheon: Donna Farkas, Leslie Williams, Kathy Culbreath, Joyce Haskell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-06-02/milestones
Cadets deserve honors

...the privilege of the Col. William Few Chapter, Sons of the American Revolution, to present our Silver and Bronze Medal awards and certificates...is president of the Col. William Few Chapter, Sons of the American Revolution.)

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-05-01/cadets-deserve-honors
Ellene Hammond

...1943. Ellene was a member of the Eleanor Laurens Pinckney Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, West Columbia, SC, a supporter of the Tamassee DAR School, and the Carolina Children's Home of Columbia...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174826805
Lois Pietrowski

...Robert Chapter National Society Colonial Dames Seventeen Century Augusta Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, First Families of South Carolina, Sons and Daughters of the Colonial Antebellum Bench and Bar, George Walton...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175013615
DAR names Good Citizens

...County high school students received the 2014-15 Good Citizen Award from the Augusta Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution:Mary Conner, Aquinas High School, overall winner for Richmond County; Camille Hayes, Academy of Richmond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-04-07/dar-names-good-c
Milestones

...Winners of DAR's history contest are announdedThe Augusta Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution has announced the winners of the American History Contest and the Columbus Day contest.Students in grades 5-8...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-02-03/milestones
Colonial Times moves to new weekend

...April 19, at the park at 299 W. Spring Grove Ave.Historical reenactors will provide a glimpse of the period of the American Revolution with reenactments of daily life during the British occupation of Augusta including the arrest and court martial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/aiken/2015-04-15/colonial-times-moves-new-week
The Way We Were: The Red Lion

...partial list from the newspaper's archives, and these just come from the 1940s.There was: the Daughters of the American Revolution, the American Business Club, the Exchange Club Fair Board, the England Bible Class, the Augusta Advertising...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-23/way-we-were-red-lion