About a year and a half ago, father-daughter duo Chris and Kylie Amos began running half-marathons together.
Last weekend, the North Augustans took things to another level by participating in the intermedix Ironman 70.3 Augusta event.
While working on a north Georgia plantation, George Dixon fell in love with the plantation owner's daughter, Queenie, who gave him a gold coin for good luck. He kept it with him at all times, and during the Battle of Shiloh, he was shot.
Martha "Monty" Corkrin grew up in east Tennessee and came to North Augusta with her husband when he was assigned to the military police school at Fort Gordon.
She was a features writer for The Augusta Chronicle when her husband died.