Our veterans answered the call of duty, sacrificing much to ensure the freedoms each of us hold dear. Sadly, complaints of backlogs, preventable illnesses and deaths have plagued our VA system for years.
Combine camp, athletes forum will be held
Rising area juniors and seniors will have an opportunity to go through an NFL-like combine during the 2014 CSRA Combine Camp on Saturday at North Augusta High School.
For Fox Creek High School Principal Josh Trahan, what defined the Class of 2014 wasn't the $1.103 million earned in scholarships.
Nor was it the 10 honor graduates or multiple athletes who signed to play collegiate athletics.
• A Multi-Class Reunion for the 1952 to 1980 classes of Langley-Bath-Clearwater High School will be held Aug. 23 from 5 p.m. to midnight at the North Augusta Community Center, 495 Brookside Ave.
The cost is $40 per person and dress is casual.
At times we stop awhile and try
To compare ourselves to others
And much too often we will say
I’m better than my brother
We convince ourselves that we stand tall
Among our fellow men
And pat ourselves upon the back
As if we had never sinned
And perhaps some child might look and say
I’d like to b...
STORY TIME IN THE PARKS: 10-10:45 a.m.; ages 8 and younger, accompanied by an adult; reading of children's books by a volunteer; games; bring blanket or chair; free book for each child; July 2, Perry Park Shelter, Aug.