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Married pastors find new home in St. Joseph

...good fits. "They're both very gifted, which made it easy for us," says the Rev. Steve Cox, superintendent of the Pony Express District of the United Methodist Church's Missouri Conference. " ... I'm very excited about what they have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/10/10/rel_551233.shtml
Your Faith
Banking in the fast lane

...checks using digital means, rather than presenting the actual paper check for payment. "Check 21 brings us from the Pony Express into the computer age," said John Hall, a spokesman for the American Bankers Association. For banks, the current...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/29/bus_426760.shtml
Business
CEO Santa ranks at the top

...black and white - sometimes at the same mall at the same time? Runs the world's best distribution system. FedEx is the Pony Express compared to how Santa delivers the goods. Internet lore says Santa's sleigh must travel at 650 miles per second...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/25/bus_394885.shtml
Business
Show brings new collectors

...that year. "What was happening in 1870? Reconstruction. Here in the South, it was the cowboy and the Wild West. The Pony Express had just failed," he said. "I think that was the year before Custer's Last Stand, or it was Custer's Last...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/05/19/met_373024.shtml
Metro
Rants and raves

...God bless those kids and you. Semper Fi! THAT PACKAGE that was mailed to California took 22 days to get there. The Pony Express could have done a better job than the U.S. Postal Service. WITH THE CLOSING of one of the homeless shelters in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2002-11-23/rants-and-raves
Metro | Rants and raves
4-H program serves variety of interests

...and sometimes we ride horses and talk about safety around them," said Matthew Speight, 10, the vice president of the Pony Express 4-H Horse Club in Richmond County. His father, David Speight, helped start the club more than a year ago and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/12/met_338138.shtml
Metro | Augusta Futurity
Postal workers in the front lines

...our mail to our prosperity. United Parcel Service, Airborne, etc., must be vigilant and appreciated as well. The Pony Express and early air mail routes were dangerous professions. Postal workers and shipping employees are now on the front...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/06/op_324495.shtml
Opinion columns
Infamous outlaw brings tourist dollars to town

...their city as the place where the Pony Express began, not where James died...Jesse James Home and focus on the Pony Express Museum or the Patee House Museum...museums and the house are owned by the Pony Express Historical Association. But...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/07/30/liv_293964.shtml
Life & style
Wild West shows thrilled city

...born Aug. 13, 1860, on a farm in Darke County, Ohio. Col. Cody, as later billed, rode on a mail route for the Pony Express, served as a scout for the Union Army during the Civil War, operated a hotel and shot more than 4,000 buffalo...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/09/met_267469.shtml
Metro
Praises cyclists' support of research

...with a generous charitable heart. Recently, we had a regularly scheduled chapter meeting (on) the same evening the Pony Express ride passed through Aiken -- beginning the 300th leg of a two-month long, 15,000 mile motorcycle ride to bring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/21/op_236630.shtml
Opinion columns