Augusta, Georgia

What is Augusta, Georgia known for?


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: www.medicalnewstoday.com medicalnews.php?newsid 17912 "Singer James Brown prostate cancer surgery successful". (December 16, 2004). ''Medical News Today''. Retrieved January 10, 2007. Regardless of his health, Brown maintained his reputation as the "hardest working man in show business" by keeping up with his grueling performance schedule. right thumb Public memorial for Brown at Harlem's Apollo Theater, 2006 (File:JB Apollo Memorial.jpg) After Brown's death


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playerpage.htm?ilkid TROUPBEN01 Ben Troupe . Retrieved March 19, 2011. where he played high school football for the Butler Bulldogs. Gatorzone.com, Football History, 2003 Roster,team&bio troupe.html Ben Troupe. Retrieved March 19, 2011. Following his senior season, Troupe was a PrepStar high school All-American and was recognized by the '' Atlanta Journal-Constitution


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, Georgia Augusta and Aiken (Aiken, South Carolina). Glenn E. Lader. STORM SUMMARY NUMBER 5 FOR MAJOR WINTER STORM. Retrieved on Dec. 1, 2006. '''Harry Williams, Jr.''' (born August 10, 1982 in Augusta, Georgia) is a former American football wide receiver of the National Football League. He was drafted by the New York Jets in the seventh round of the 2005 NFL Draft. He played college football at Tuskegee (Tuskegee University#Sports). While at Tuskegee Harry Williams was initiated into the Lambda Epsilon Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity in the Fall of 2002. Television SCETV's television state network consists of 11 transmitters (digital television) that cover almost all of South Carolina, as well as eastern parts of Georgia (Georgia (U.S. state)) (including Augusta (Augusta, Georgia) and Savannah (Savannah, Georgia)) and southern portions of North Carolina (including Charlotte and Asheville). During the 1970s, Jock Whitney was listed as one of the ten wealthiest men in the world. The residences at his disposal over the years included an estate on Long Island; a plantation in Georgia; a townhouse and an elegant apartment in Manhattan; a large summer house on Fishers Island, near New London, Connecticut; a 12-room house in Saratoga Springs, which the Whitneys used when they attended horse races; a golfing cottage in Augusta, Georgia, where he was a member of the Augusta National Golf Club; and a spacious house in Surrey, England, near the Ascot Racecourse. Mr. Whitney also owned an estate in Aiken, South Carolina, which he considered his 'retirement' home and where he hoped to spend his final days. In 1983, Ziff Davis sold WTOV, along with then-sister stations WEYI-TV in Saginaw, Michigan, WRDW-TV in Augusta, Georgia and WROC-TV in Rochester, New York, to Television Station Partners, L.P. WTOV, along with WEYI and WROC, were sold to Smith Broadcast Group (Smith Media, LLC) in 1996. In 2000, Cox Enterprises acquired WTOV, along with fellow NBC affiliate WJAC-TV in Johnstown, Pennsylvania on the other side of the Pittsburgh market, from Sunrise STC Broadcasting (one of several subsidiaries of Smith Broadcasting). The station dropped the remaining ABC shows from its schedule soon after Cox took over. It also updated its logo to resemble that of sister station WPXI-TV in Pittsburgh, and along with WJAC, the three were occasionally marketed together as a result until WPXI revamped its news graphics and music package. thumb right Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center Distinctive Unit Insignia (Image:Eisenhower Army Medical Center DUI.gif) The '''Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center''', a 300-bed hospital, is based at Fort Gordon, located near Augusta, Georgia and serves as the headquarters of the Army's Southeast Regional Medical Command, or SERMC. SERMC oversees the Army's hospitals and clinics within the southeastern United States and Puerto Rico. Throughout the 1970s, four more Rich's locations opened in Georgia including one in Augusta (Augusta, Georgia), the first in the state outside of Atlanta. Rich's also began an aggressive expansion with stores in Alabama and South Carolina. Also, there were plans much later in the early 1990s to expand Rich's into Charlotte, but these were scrapped. Of all the stores out of state, stores opened in Greenville, Columbia and Birmingham with two (adding a third in 1986) in Birmingham, creating stiffer competition in the city against regional chains Pizitz, Loveman's (Loveman's of Alabama) and Parisian (Parisian (department store chain)). This expansion also strained the company financially, and the sudden death of Richard Rich in 1975 threw the company into turmoil. It was rumored that the surviving descendants were incapable of running the company, and the store was ultimately sold out to Federated Department Stores (now known as Macy's, Inc.). Early years Grant was born in Augusta, Georgia. ) Reber made Cowan commandant of the Aviation School at North Island, deepening the divisions. '''James Ryder Randall (w:James Ryder Randall)''' (born January 1, 1839 at Baltimore (w:Baltimore, Maryland), Maryland (w:Maryland); died January 15, 1908 in Augusta (w:Augusta, Georgia), Georgia (w:Georgia (U.S. state))) was a journalist and poet. Zach Johnson (w:Zach Johnson) won the 2007 Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia (w:Augusta, Georgia) Sunday. His score of +1 over par (289) is the second highest score ever recorded for the Masters. He was two strokes ahead of three runners up, Tiger Woods (w:Tiger Woods), Retief Goosen (w:Retief Goosen), and Rory Sabbatini (w:Rory Sabbatini).


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-youngest-champion-century story?id 13888448 title Rory McIlroy Wins U.S. Open to Become Youngest Champion in Nearly a Century – ABC News publisher Abcnews.go.com date 20 June 2011 accessdate 30 November 2011 On Friday, he shot 69 to lead by two strokes over Jason Day (Jason Day (golfer)) with a 10-under-par score. On Saturday, he shot 70 to finish at 12-under-par, four strokes ahead of four other challengers. However, on the fourth and final day, he shot the worst round in history


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development from Bibb County's reorganization of the school district was that the county gained many new private schools. Not all survive, but to this day, Macon has a far larger private school population than similar-sized cities in Georgia (such as Augusta (Augusta, Georgia), Columbus (Columbus, Georgia), or Savannah (Savannah, Georgia)). History Cleckley was born in Augusta (Augusta, Georgia), Georgia (Georgia (U.S. state)) and graduated from the Academy of Richmond County


dance contest

graduated from Henry B. Plant High School in 1948 and then began studying English at the University of Tampa. After two years, he dropped out of college and began working as a dance instructor at the Arthur Murray Dance Studio (Arthur Murray) in Tampa, winning first prize in a nationwide dance contest. On August 25, 1956, he married Anne Lewis, whom he met while giving her dance lessons at Arthur Murray. They had one daughter, Jennifer, born in 1962. ref name


colorful career

the license ordinance mentioned talking animals. '''Henry Shultz''' was an eccentric entrepreneur in the antebellum American South. Born in Hamburg, Germany, he came to Augusta, Georgia in 1806, built an admirable bridge across the Savannah River, and founded the town of Hamburg, South Carolina. He died in poverty October 13, 1851 after a colorful career. The dead town of '''Petersburg, Georgia''' was an upriver market located in Wilkes County, Georgia (now Elbert County


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under Major General Joseph Wheeler attacked McPherson's supply wagons and the Union troops left to defend the wagons. A marker at the Decatur courthouse marks the site of this skirmish. *Luck Flanders Gambrell - wife of former U.S. Senator David H. Gambrell, donated of land for East Georgia College in 1971 *Ben Troupe - born in Swainsboro, played high school ball in Augusta (Augusta, Georgia) - former Florida Gators football University of Florida

He attended Butler High School (Butler High School (Augusta, Georgia)), where he played football (high school football), basketball (Basketball#U.S. high school basketball), and participated in track and field. In football, Rogers played both offense

in Augusta, and played high school football for the T.W. Josey Eagles. In 1995, Deon Grant and the T.W. Josey Eagles would go on to defeat Cedar Shoals to win the AAA State Championship and comple a perfect record of 15-0. However, Columbia was sandwiched between Greenville (Greenville, South Carolina)-Spartanburg (Spartanburg, South Carolina)-Asheville (Asheville, North Carolina) (respectively awarded VHF channels 4 (WYFF), 7 (WSPA-TV), and 13 (WLOS)) to the northwest; Charlotte


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) Reber made Cowan commandant of the Aviation School at North Island, deepening the divisions. '''James Ryder Randall (w:James Ryder Randall)''' (born January 1, 1839 at Baltimore (w:Baltimore, Maryland), Maryland (w:Maryland); died January 15, 1908 in Augusta (w:Augusta, Georgia), Georgia (w:Georgia (U.S. state))) was a journalist and poet. Zach Johnson (w:Zach Johnson) won the 2007 Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, Georgia (w:Augusta, Georgia) Sunday. His score of +1 over par (289) is the second highest score ever recorded for the Masters. He was two strokes ahead of three runners up, Tiger Woods (w:Tiger Woods), Retief Goosen (w:Retief Goosen), and Rory Sabbatini (w:Rory Sabbatini).


high performing

was with WAGA-TV (WAGA (TV)) in Atlanta, Georgia, as a news anchor, where she served from 1970 to 1975. High-performing high-poverty and high-minority schools Exceptions to the achievement gap exist. Schools that are majority black, even poor, can perform well above national norms, with Davidson Magnet School (John S. Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School) in Augusta, Georgia being a prominent example. Another school with remarkable gains for students

of color is Amistad Academy in New Haven, Connecticut. These schools offer more rigorous, traditional modes of instruction, including Direct Instruction. In one study, Direct Instruction was found to be the single most effective pedagogical method for raising the skill levels of inner-city students (Project Follow Through). High performing Black schools are not unique to the twentieth century. In Washington, DC in the late 19th century

Augusta, Georgia

'''Augusta–Richmond County''' is a consolidated city-county in the U.S. state of Georgia (Georgia (U.S. state)), located at the fall line of the Savannah River, at the head of its navigable portion.

The city was named after Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha (1719-1772), wife of Frederick, Prince of Wales. She was the mother of King George III of the United Kingdom.

According to 2012 US Census estimates, the Augusta-Richmond County (Richmond County, Georgia) population was 197,872, not counting the unconsolidated cities of Hephzibah (Hephzibah, Georgia) and Blythe (Blythe, Georgia).

Augusta is the principal city of the Augusta-Richmond County Metropolitan Statistical Area (Augusta metropolitan area), which as of 2012 had an estimated population of 580,270, making it the third-largest city and the second-largest metro area in the state after Atlanta. It is the 116th-largest city in the United States (List of United States cities by population). Internationally, Augusta is best known for hosting The Masters (Masters Tournament) golf tournament each spring.

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