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What Is It?

...correct entries was the name of Larry Anderson, of Perry, Fla., who wrote:"In the early '70s, I had just got back from Vietnam, and the car I had left at my mother's house in Columbia (a 1961 Mercury) ... was on its last leg. I happened to buy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-07-31/what-it
Ramblin' Rhodes: 'Get On Up' puts James Brown back in the spotlight

...I met him real quickly and said hello and talked to him.Then I went in the Army and saw him when he came to Long Binh, Vietnam. I was part of that. Then in the early '70s, I moved to Augusta and started writing for the Augusta daily newspapers and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-29/ramblin-rhodes-get-pu
Martinez man keeps Father's legacy alive 50 years after his death in Vietnam during medical evacuation mission

...continued into the highlands of northeast Vietnam on a medical evacuation mission in his UH-1...a coming rush of anniversaries of the Vietnam War ? his five words carry significant...I was 3½ when my father left for Vietnam," Kelly said Monday in a small trailer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-14/fathers-legacy-vietnam-lives
The Way We Were: 1960s Augusta

...good about itself in the final weeks of 1969. The stories of the year had all been national ones -- the moon landing, the Vietnam War, Woodstock.Augusta had so far avoided much of the turmoil of a turbulent American decade.But not for long. The race...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-27/way-we-were-1960s-augusta
Rhodes: 'Get On Up' is accurate depiction of James Brown's life

...and not Augusta.? He and some of his band members and backup singer Marva Whitney did perform at several locations in Vietnam, but his plane engine never did catch fire.? The movie spent too much time on Brown's greedier and sadder times and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-27/rhodes-get-accurate-depictio
Vietnam veteran fabricated heroic acts during trial

...nell detailed his heroic acts during the Vietnam War in an attempt to convince Judge Mi...false claims of military service.In Vietnam, 966 Ameri cans were POWs; only 662...Distinguished Fly ing Cross from his time in Vietnam, said the fact that Chavous has been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-06-28/vietnam-veteran-fabric
Rants & Raves

...did it start costing so much to join the YMCA? THE U.S. SENDS additional 300 troops into Baghdad. Just like we got into Vietnam ? send a "few" advisers, then add more, soon war. GENERAL MOTORS IS recalling more cars than it's making. It seems...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-24/rants-raves
America's past is tainted

...Impe; and Hal Lindsey are all misguided.I am 69 years old, and have been a Christian all my life. I also am a disabled Vietnam veteran. I was born and raised in black segregation, and have experienced racism. One time I got on a city bus during segregation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-24/americas-past-tainted
Brian Grazer made James Brown film possible

...took place in 1991 at the Wiltern theater in Los Angeles.Those scenes filmed around Natchez included Brown performing in Vietnam, which was filmed at the Natchez-Adams County Airport, his appearance at the T.A.M.I. show that took place in 1964...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-23/brian-grazer-made-jam
Claude Thompson Jr.

...still and laid to rest a man words could not describe. A loyal patriot serving occupation of Germany WWII, Korean Conflict, Vietnam War, earning numerous awards and medals. Great father and grandfather any kid could wish for. On Sunday, July 20, 2014...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000171826254