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Picnic celebrates 50 years of Chapel Under the Pines

...said of the property near Modoc, S.C.In the early 1960s, the church leased the property from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.Members had big dreams for it. Seegars wanted to begin a lake ministry. Tennis courts, a Boy Scout area, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-09-12/picnic-celebrates-50-yea
Deal says Georgia, Army Corps should finish agreement to deepen Savannah harbor this month

...deepening the busy shipping channel to the Port of Savannah.If Georgia can sign a cost-sharing agreement with the Army Corps of Engineers before October, it's possible dredging could get underway in the Savannah River by the end of the year, Deal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-09/deal-says-georgia-army-c
Lincolnton 17-year-old drowns in cove

...officers from the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office, EMS, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and a dive team from McCormick, S.C., responded.Reviere said because of the murky water and darkness...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-01/lincolnton-17-year-old-drown
Monthlong Thurmond Lake cleanup campaign begins

...Lake cleanup initiative will begin today to remove litter and debris from public lands and water.The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers needs volunteers for the annual lake cleanup campaign, which concludes Sept. 27 on National Public Lands Day...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-26/monthlong-thurmond-lake-clean
Continued pressure from Isakson moves shipping channel deepening project in Savannah forward

...those sped up."For years, state officials were eagerly anticipating the record of decision from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the document showing the agency supports the project since the U.S. Constitution gives authority over navigable...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-26/continued-pressure-isaks
Dove season days added in Georgia, South Carolina for this year

...has been in the past. SPEAKING OF DOVES: The Army Corps of Engineers will play host to dove hunts open to youth and...at the lake" probably has a lot bordering the Army Corps of Engineers' "collarlands" surrounding lakes Thurmond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2014-08-23/dove-season-da
Thurmond Lake water data now on smartphone app

Thurmond Lake water levels and rainfall predictions can now be more easily accessed.The Army Corps of Engineers Savannah District has released a smartphone application that puts the same data from its popular water management Web site in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-07/thurmond-lake-water-data-now
Georgia drafts plan for deer management

...researchers are focusing a new round of research on the rare species this summer.The partnership between the Army Corps of Engineers and the S.C. Department of Natural Resources involves safely catching sturgeon, inserting acoustic transmitters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2014-08-16/georgia-drafts-plan-deer
Corps of Engineers' settlement won't change Thurmond Dam operations

...Agency the amount of pollutants it's sending into the Savannah River, as a recent legal settlement ordered the Army Corps of Engineers to do for eight dams in Oregon and Washington.The Corps, however, will continue to comply with South Carolina...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-06/corps-engineers-settlement-w
Thurmond Lake visitors, businesses enjoy full lake pool, good weather

...above sea level for most of the summer season. Because of ongoing work on the dam's flood gates, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is keeping the reservoir about a half-foot below normal.On Wednesday, the lake was at 328 feet above sea...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-30/thurmond-lake-visitors-busin