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Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks hospitalized

...burned through the big money he made early in his career. He would later move to Nebraska, where he worked as a custodian at a YMCA before moving to Las Vegas in 2011.Spinks, who has slurred his words since his active boxing days, was diagnosed in 2012...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-10-13/former-heavyweight-c
Ironman 70.3 Augusta competitors get to know city, too

...an Ironman logo on it.The Bloomington, Ind., resident traveled to Augusta to support three friends from the Monroe County YMCA who are competing. The women participated last year, too."They really liked the swim," Sorrells said. "It's a beautiful...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-26/ironman-703-augusta-competit
William Hollingsworth Jr.

...President of the Georgia Association of Realtors. Other activities included Board of Directors of the Chamber of Commerce and the YMCA. He was also a charter member of Pinetuckey Gun Club. Bill loved the outdoors. He especially enjoyed shooting quail at Marsh...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172597617
Martha Milligan

...girls in Rome, GA which many Augusta young ladies attended during the early 1950's. She was also an active member of the YMCA of Augusta in various capacities. She is preceded in death by her husband, Harry C. Milligan. She is survived by two sisters...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172101016
Paul Guffey Jr.

...nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held at a later date in Athens, Tennessee. All memorial donations may be sent to YMCA Sam L. Feezell Wellness Center, Athens, Tennessee 37303 or Children s Hospital of Georgia, 1446 Harper Street, Augusta...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172384375
YMCA, YWCA expected to merge

...is a branch of the Metropolitan Augusta YMCA Inc. "The community thinks we are under...umbrella," said Jerry Dixon, CEO of the YMCA. "They call us `The Y'." And in September...official announcement yet," she said. The YMCA and the YWCA each provide a variety of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/17/biz_208422.shtml
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Fake YMCA checks are used to scam $2,800 from victims

...checks that look an awful lot like the YMCA of Coastal Georgia's checks. Officials...an elaborate scam. Robert Rollins, the YMCA's vice president of finance, said he...the recipient has won $250,000 in a YMCA-sponsored lottery. The recipient is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/07/met_123567.shtml
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YMCA, YWCA become one

...in the background, about 300 children from YMCA and YWCA day camps joined hands Wednesday at the YMCA walking track on Wheeler Road to signal the...said at a brief ceremony. On Sept. 1, the YMCA and the YWCA will officially come together...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/07/met_212564.shtml
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YMCA team rallies to upset select soccer club

The South DeKalb YMCA Sting soccer players ripped off their shirts after outscoring the favored...want to come home." During the past two years, the team has won the YMCA Championship tournament, as well as the Stone Mountain Recreational tournament...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/25/oth_266370.shtml
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Officials disavow YWCA Officials in New York say joining with YMCA rejects mission of women's organization

...The move follows Augusta's YWCA and YMCA joining forces Sept. 1 to form the Family...is the Family Y, a partnership of the YMCA and the YWCA, Ms. Fields said. The hubbub...Family Y and executive director of the YMCA, said his national organization supports...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/13/met_220511.shtml
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