Staff Photos of the Week: May 19-25

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US Army Capt. Bernie Hasenbein places a flag at the Tree of Remembrance in honor of fallen soldier MSG. Thomas Thigpen, Sr. during the Warrior Remembrance Ceremony at Fort Gordon Thursday morning May 22, 2014. Michael Holahan Staff
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Golfer Mark Moody, from Spalding High School in Griffin, GA, walks through a tunnel leading to the 10 tee during the Class AAAA boys team golf championship at West Lake Country Club in Augusta Monday morning May 19, 2014. For more on the golf tournament turn to the sports page. Michael Holahan Staff
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Selina Hamby (left) takes a selfie with Hardie Davis, Jr., (center) and his wife Evett at Davis' election night party at Enterprise Mill on Tuesday, May 20, 2014. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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A man on a motorcycle gives a thumbs up before driving off after attending a concert by Brantley Gilbert outside of the Harley Davidson dealership off Belair Frontage Road on Wednesday, May 21, 2914 in Augusta, Georgia. Sara CaldwellStaff
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A squirrel scampers across a tee box at West Lake Country Club in Augusta Monday morning May 19, 2014. Michael Holahan Staff
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Eight-year-old Deziyah Brown (far left) and 8-year-old Megan Kemp (center, left) stand with campaign signs for Hardie Davis as Dante Barley (far right) waves a sign for Lori Myles near Mayoral candidate Charles Cummings (center) on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at the Henry Brigham Community Center off Golden Camp Road in Augusta, Georgia. Sara CaldwellStaff
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Mark Fox (left), head coach of the University of Georgia basketball team, and Mark Richt (right), head coach of the University of Georgia football team, autograph a hat for Katie Grant (center) during UGA Day in Augusta at the Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center in Augusta, Ga., on Monday, May 19, 2014. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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American flags are part of the polling supplies at the Board of Elections warehouse in preparation for Tuesday's election, Monday, May 19, 2014, in Augusta, Georgia. (TODD BENNETTSTAFF)
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Jeffrey Billips, conservation ranger first class, patrols the Savannah River as he talks about Georgia boating laws and responsibilities on Friday afternoon, May 23, 2014. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Greenbrier's #2 Ty Snipes tags out Whitewater's #12 Tyler Doanes after attempting to steal second during Greenbrier's 5-4 loss to Whitewater, Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in Evans, Georgia. (TODD BENNETTSTAFF)
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Mayoral candidate Alvin Mason stands with a campaign sign as he waves to cars passing by on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at the Henry Brigham Community Center off Golden Camp Road in Augusta, Georgia. Sara CaldwellStaff
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Richmond Academy's Myesha Howard hits out of the sand trap near No. 9 green during the first round of the Class AAAA Girls State Golf Tournament at Waynesboro Country Club in Waynesboro, Ga., on Monday, May 19, 2014. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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After delivering his concession speech, Alvin Mason dances with those on the dance floor, doing the moves of "The Mason," on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at the Boat House during his campaign party in Augusta, Georgia. Sara CaldwellStaff
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Westside Coach Scott Tate in the school's weight room Friday afternoon May 23, 2014. Michael Holahan Staff
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Whitewater's #34 Nick Fuerstenau is congratulated by teammates after scoring during Greenbrier's 5-4 loss to Whitewater, Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in Evans, Georgia. (TODD BENNETTSTAFF)
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Jabari Pressley, 6 and Zach Jean, 6, play a little basketball TeamBoskie and Jeremiah Pressley collaborate to promote a Stop the Violence song and video at the Aiken County Recreation Center on Saturday, May 17, 2014, MIKE ADAMSSPECIAL.
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Hardie Davis, Jr., (center) with his wife Evett and their son Benjamin (far left) gives a speech thanking his supporters after candidate Alvin Mason conceded the race during Davis' election night party at Enterprise Mill on Tuesday, May 20, 2014. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Greenbrier pitcher #23 Adam Sasser hurls a pitch toward a Whitewater batter during Greenbrier's 5-4 loss to Whitewater, Tuesday, May 20, 2014, in Evans, Georgia. (TODD BENNETTSTAFF)
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Brantley Gilbert performs outside of the Harley Davidson dealership off Belair Frontage Road on Wednesday, May 21, 2914 in Augusta, Georgia. Sara CaldwellStaff
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A little girl sits on a man's shoulders and beats his head while waiting for a concert to start outside of the Harley Davidson dealership off Belair Frontage Road on Wednesday, May 21, 2914 in Augusta, Georgia. Sara CaldwellStaff
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The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution float drive by the judges stand during the Memorial Day Parade down Laurens Street on Saturday, May 24, 2014 in downtown Aiken, South Carolina. Sara CaldwellStaff
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Fourteen-year-old Nola Christian (right) and 13-year-old Savannah Luckey try to take selfie photos with a camel in the background before they leave the petting zoo area during the Papa Joe's Banjo-B-Que festival at Evans Towne Center Park on Friday, May 23, 2014 in Evans, Georgia. Sara CaldwellStaff
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A worker moves a scaffolding rope on the water tower at the corner of Berckmans and Washington Roads in Augusta Tuesday afternoon May 21, 2014. Workers were there using a pressure washer to clean the tower. Michael Holahan Staff
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Pushpa Ram (left) holds up her phone, recording video of the Sikh presentation, while sitting with Satwant Kaur (right) during an Interfaith Fellowship of Augusta Sounds of Faith service at the Saint Augustine of Canterbury Episcopal Church on Thursday, May 22, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. Sara CaldwellStaff
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One-year-old Kieran Welch is held by his father Klaus Welch to feed a piece of a carrot to a camel at the petting zoo during the Papa Joe's Banjo-B-Que festival at Evans Towne Center Park on Friday, May 23, 2014 in Evans, Georgia. Sara CaldwellStaff
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A woman waves an American flag from a passenger side window as she rides in a car during the Memorial Day Parade down Laurens Street on Saturday, May 24, 2014 in downtown Aiken, South Carolina. Sara CaldwellStaff
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Richmond County Sheriff's Office Major Gene Johnson, seen here at the Charles B. Webster Detention Center in south Augusta Wednesday morning May 21, 2014, is retiring after a 48 year career at the Sheriff's Office. Michael Holahan Staff
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Phyllis Collier laughs as she preps to do a rope workout at CrossFit for Everyone off Old Petersburg Road on Thursday, May 22, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia. Collier qualified for the National CrossFit Games for age 55 and over. Sara CaldwellStaff
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From left, Josie Suarez and Evelyn Suarez are escorted by a soldier to the Tree of Remembrance during the Warrior Remembrance Ceremony for fallen soldiers at Fort Gordon Thursday morning May 22, 2014. Michael Holahan Staff
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Three-year-old Isac Cornejo plays in the water at the Summerfield Park Spray Pad on Friday, May 23, 2014 in North Augusta, South Carolina. Sara CaldwellStaff
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Max Antonacci, 3, and his brother Dante,7, spend Sunday afternoon playing disc golf with their father Tim at Riverview Park in North Augusta, S.C. on Sunday, May 25, 2014. MIKE ADAMSSPECIAL.
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Genny Beavers swims with other children during the Hammond Hill Swim Team's time trials at Hammond Hill Suburban Club pool on Thursday, May 22, 2014. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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Homebuyer Isaac Battle (right) makes a preliminary walk through before his final walk through next week of his family’s newly constructed home with agent Larry Ramsey in The Retreat at Baker Place subdivision off Baker Place Road in Columbia County on Wednesday, May 21, 2014. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF
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State Sen. Hardie Davis, the mayor-elect of Augusta, Ga., is photographed outside the Municipal Building on Greene Street on Friday, May 23, 2014. JON-MICHAEL SULLIVANSTAFF

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