Lady Bird's Texas wildflower center draws visitors by the thousands

AUSTIN, Texas - The center is the embodiment of the vision of its founder and namesake, the late first lady with a passion for native plants.

Newly published Williams story tells of college love

Before his mother became the model for Blanche DuBois and his sister the inspiration for Laura Wingfield, Tennessee Williams drew upon a college girlfriend to tell a story of desire.

Will surge of older workers take jobs from young?

CHICAGO - It's an assertion that has been accepted by droves of the unemployed: Older people remaining on the job later in life are stealing jobs from young people. One problem: ther's no basis in fact.

Richard Benjamin

NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Richard Walter Benjamin, beloved husband of Sally C. Benjamin passed away peacefully at home on Monday, December 9, 2013. The family will receive friends on Sunday, Dec. 15, from 3 until 5 at Posey Funeral Directors. Funeral

Don't ramrod 'Regents'

...California-Berkeley (in Berkeley, Calif.), University of California-Davis (in Davis, Calif.), University of Texas at Austin (in Austin, Texas), University of Chicago (in Chicago), University of California at Los Angeles (in...

On the move

...Hershey Medical Center for four years.Education: Bachelor's degree in business administration at the University of Texas at Austin and master's degree in public health administration at Brigham Young University.JOAN WESSMAN New job title...

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Ramblin' Rhodes: 60 years ago, stars were caught shining in Augusta

It must have been an interesting week for local residents 60 years ago with Jayne Mansfield, Ernest Tubb and Lash LaRue making appearances.

Charlie's Angel Farrah Fawcett dies at 62

LOS ANGELES --- Farrah Fawcett, the Charlie's Angels star whose feathered blond hair and dazzling smile made her one of the biggest sex symbols of the 1970s, died Thursday after battling cancer. She was 62.

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Across South Carolina

...Sorensen. Mr. Sorensen's base salary of $552,482 is barely topped by President William Powers, of the University of Texas at Austin, whose base salary is $552,500. The No. 1 spot is held by David Roselle, the president of the University...

List of deadly campus shootings

Fatal shootings at U.S. colleges or universities in recent years.