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Long Live Walter Cronkite

Walter Cronkite's death truly is a loss of a national...would be treated to a lecture about Walter Cronkite. If the news story did not give me...did not live in a time period where Walter Cronkite dominated news, and an overall shift...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/gapeach64/2009-07-20/long-live-wa
Rants & Raves

...on reporting national and international stories? We already have a half-dozen 24/7 networks doing that. Less Walter Cronkite, more local interest items, please. AL-JAZEERA AMERICA? Would we have had Radio Berlin America during World...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-08-27/rants-raves
Residents remember JFK assassination

...in my mind. The first is of Walter Cronkite confirming the news as he tried...living room at the exact moment Walter Cronkite was making his official announcement...crying and on the television was Walter Cronkite telling all of America what...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-21/residents-remember-jfk-assass
Ramblin' Rhodes: The Grascals bookend bluegrass dates in Newberry, Augusta

...the title of a CD by The Lewis Family of Lincolnton, Ga.Scott was interviewed over the years by Johnny Carson, Walter Cronkite, Oprah Winfrey, Charles Kuralt, Jane Pauley, Ralph Emery and David Letterman.The guest stars who traveled with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-10-08/ramblin-rhodes-grasca
North Augusta man was eyewitness to Kennedy shooting

...had blood all on her skirt and (Kennedy) was just slumped over. I walked back to my car, turned on the radio and Walter Cronkite came on. He said, 'We have just been informed that the president has been shot.' Then I knew what I had just...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-21/north-augusta-man-was-eyewitn
Memories of the Beatles' US television debut

...You didn't have anything like that in England. The whole experience was just incredible."___CBS anchor Walter Cronkite scored tickets to the "Sullivan Show" for his teenage daughters Nancy and Kathy."The Beatles were already huge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-02-08/memories-beatles-us-television-debu
40 years later, we all see the same moon

...landed on Earth's satellite. Walter Cronkite TV explained what I was seeing...word of it -- not even from Walter Cronkite! Those astronauts had gone no...OUR UNCLE: I grew up watching Walter Cronkite deliver the news each evening...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/20/moo_541520.shtml
Glynn Moore
'Dyn-O-Mite!' TV Land lists the 100 greatest television catchphrases

...100 greatest catchphrases in TV, from the serious Walter Cronkite's nightly sign off "And that's the way it is...Fonzie, Happy Days) "And that's the way it is" (Walter Cronkite, CBS Evening News) "Ask not what your country can...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/10/liv_107663.shtml
Life & style
Dan Rather signs off as 'CBS Evening News' anchor

...years as "CBS Evening News" anchorman. Rather was the public face of the legendary news division since replacing Walter Cronkite on March 9, 1981. His first newscast included a story about English girls imitating the hairstyle of Price Charles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/10/tel_446958.shtml
Television
Will National Guard story overshadow Rather's career?

...anchorman stepped down late last year. The latest came in a New Yorker magazine article, where fellow CBS News legends Walter Cronkite and Mike Wallace talked about how difficult it was to watch Rather as an anchor. The embattled Rather is left fighting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/07/tel_446693.shtml
Television