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on : Friday, 29 Apr, 2016
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Ret. Cpt. Dominador Manio, Jr. Honored by Filipino American Ass.

Filipino Association Honors Its Founder From By Times Staff Writer Columbus, GA – The Filipino-American Association of Columbus, Ga. honored its founder, Cpt. Dominador Hufana Manio, Jr. (Ret. U. S. Army) at the Chattahoochee River Club on April 5, 2016. Then the guests enjoyed the buffet luncheon. Next came the Presentations to Mr. Manio from the following: Mrs. Terry Gallups, Filipino-American Association of Columbus, Ga. Other presentations came from Dr. Nemia M. Chai, Mr. Arnulfo A. Taganas, Mr. Ray V. Lorenzo, Mrs. Deana P. Taganas, LTC Gil D. Basilio (Ret U. S. Army), MSG Juanito F. Campos (Ret. U. S. Army), Mr.
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Community Comes Together to Give “A Heart for Harriet Sherald Grayson”

By Harriet Stephens Columbus, GA--On Saturday, April 16th, several members of the Columbus Tri-city area came together to raise funds for “A Heart for Harriet” Fundraising Campaign. Harriet Sherald Grayson was born and raised in Columbus to Mrs. Geraldine Sherald and local dentist, the late Dr. Amos P. Sherald. She is a 1987 graduate of Hardaway High School and until 2014, she was employed by the DeKalb County District Attorney’s (DA) office. Harriet was diagnosed with dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) in 2007, which means the heart’s main pumping chamber, or left ventricle, is enlarged and weakened and decreases the heart’s ability to