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Westerns once reigned supreme

Not long ago, the Western channel on my television devoted a weekend to a couple of Westerns from the 1950s and '60s: The Rifleman and...hours revisiting some of my childhood heroes. Westerns were the Law & Orders of their day - all over...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/01/15/moo_112565.shtml
Glynn Moore
Mercer drops Southern Conference game to Western Carolina

MACON, Ga. - Troy Mitchell connected with Spearman Robinson on all three of his touchdown passes, and Western Carolina beat Mercer 35-21 on Saturday.Mitchell finished 13 of 18 for 194 yards and Robinson had seven catches for 108 yards...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-10-18/mercer-drops-southern-con
Janette Hinton

...the late Floyd Edmunds and the late Camelle Reese Edmunds. She worked at Thomson Company for 35 years and retired from the Western Sizzlin. Mrs. Hinton was a member of Sweetwater Baptist Church. Survivors include her daughters, Kathy Broadway (Mike...

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Biz Bits

...performance.CLAIRE STONEAward/honor: Named the sales and listing agent of the month for September from Meybohm Realtors.BEST WESTERN EVANS HOTELAward/honor: Named the Customer Care Champion for 2014 by Best Western International.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-18/biz-bits
Great Westerns are gold in aisles of video stores

...drifters changed the face of the Western forever. A reaction to the...Quiet Man). They also made Westerns - lots and lots of Westerns. Many were good movies, and...look and feel of the Hollywood Western. Reach Steven Uhles at (706...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/05/app_323940.shtml
Applause
Western Carolina State Fair opens Oct. 16

The Western Carolina State Fair returns for 10 days to the Aiken Fairgrounds, 561 May Royal Drive, from Oct. 16-25.New this year is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/aiken/2014-10-15/western-carolina-state-fair-o
Rants & Raves

...Georgia's recipients of food stamps make it the sixth-highest in the nation. Mr. President, we need your help! AS IN WESTERNS when the cowboys would check their guns at the door, so should people with phones attending a movie theater. It is so annoying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-08-05/rants-raves
Blood on their hands

...commonsense restrictions on travel and immigration until this outbreak can be tamped down.Even Haiti ? the poorest nation in the Western Hemisphere ? has imposed a West African travel ban.And what is the president of the hemisphere's richest nation doing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-17/blood-their-hands
Georgia will have to do it without Todd Gurley again

...Razorbacks and LSU are ranked."There's only one game that matters the most: when the eastern division champion plays the western division champion," Richt said.Other factors to watch on Saturday as the uncertainty surrounding Gurley's status remains...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-10-17/georgia-will-have-do-it-w
At the Movies: 'Once Upon a Time in Mexico'

...Simultaneously an homage to Sergio Leone's Westerns and a goofy send-up of them, "Once...kind he does best: a rock 'n' roll Western that has stylized violence but doesn't...guns and go to work. Like all the best Westerns, nearly everyone is dirty or has some...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/12/mov_387046.shtml
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