Staff Photos of the Week: Dec. 23-29

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(Emily Rose BennettStaff) Richmond County Sheriff Richard Roundtree, right, distributes Christmas presents to children during the ninth annual police toy giveaway on Tuesday, December 24, 2013.
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Curtis Baptist Football Coach Nathan Duffie at the school's practice field in Augusta Firday afternoon December 20, 2013. Michael Holahan Staff
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Stacy Gross laughs, holds and kisses her daughter Mickaia Dakota Manuel during a portrait session in their home on December 24, 2013 in Augusta, Georgia. Sara Caldwellstaff
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The all-area South Carolina football player of the year is Strom Thurmond quarterback Jauveer Hammond, photographed at the Rebel's stadium in Johnston, S.C., on Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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(Emily Rose BennettStaff) Aiken High School senior Ashbrook Gwinn is the girls cross country runner of the year.
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Brenda Hoban does some last minute Christmas Shopping at Learning Express Toys in Evans Monday morning December 23, 2013. Michael Holahan Staff
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Aquinas football player Ruben Garnett laughs for portraits at the Aquinas football field on Wednesday, December 18, 2013 in Augusta, Georgia. Sara Caldwellstaff
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At his vendor table, Obajalaiye Ifaghbemro (right) shows table placemats, imported from Rwanda, to people at the event celebrating the first day of Kwanzaa on Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013, at Williams Memorial AME Church. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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(Emily Rose BennettStaff) Ruth Nelson smiles as Christmas music is played and cookies are made at Golden Living assisted living center on Wednesday, December 25, 2013.
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(Emily Rose BennettStaff) Certified Nursing Assistant Sheronda Dixon, left, combs Dorothy Newman's hair before Christmas activities begin at Golden Living assisted living center on Wednesday, December 25, 2013.
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Sandra Nelson shops the after Christmas sales with her granddaughter, Aliyha Curry, at the Belk store in North Augusta Thursday morning December 26, 2013. Michael Holahan Staff
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A group of boys sing and laugh as they form a conga line while ice skating at the Augusta Ice Sports Center on Friday, December 27, 2013 in Augusta, Georgia. Sara Caldwellstaff
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(Emily Rose BennettStaff) Claudisha Grandstaff, 6, proudly clutches her Christmas presents received through the ninth annual police toy giveaway though the Richmond County Sheriff's Department on Tuesday, December 24, 2013.
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(Emily Rose BennettStaff) The Augusta Chronicle's volleyball player of the year is Aiken High School senior Anna Tovo.
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Peter Parviainen drops off a Christmas tree at Riverside Middle School on Furys Ferry Road in Evans Thursday morning December 26, 2013. Michael Holahan Staff

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