Augusta Canal | The Augusta Chronicle

... By Rob Pavey | Thursday, June 21, 2012 Augusta Canal The Augusta Canal National Heritage Area includes a three-level...source of power, water, and transportation, the Augusta Canal was one of the few successful industrial canals...

Kroc Center | The Augusta Chronicle

...270-seat banquet hall with a stage for a dinner theater, rehearsal areas and many other features. Nestled along the Augusta Canal, the center campus is comprised of one main building designed to complement the nearby Sibley Mill and King Mill...

How Not to Run 10 Miles

...popped some energy chews into my mouth, washed them down with lemon-lime energy drink and walked downhill to the main Augusta Canal trail known as the Towpath. With a small bottle of water in one hand and my smart phone in the other, I clicked the...

The Way We Were: Mill Villages

...around the historic home of Ezekiel Harris, a merchant and trader.The community boomed in the late 1800s as the Augusta Canal and the textile mills along it expanded. Many of those who worked the mills lived in the neighborhoods nearby. One...

Toxicology report released for June accident

...hit the bridge railing and fell into the canal.Miller was the truck's only occupant.Authorities searched the Augusta Canal for 12 hours before recovering Miller's body about 300 yards downstream from where he lost control of the 18-wheeler...

Augusta studying downtown in preparation for influx of transportation tax dollars

...for Fifth, Sixth and 13th streets, and James Brown Boulevard; and $2.8 million to reconstruct bridges over the Augusta Canal and on Walton Way over Hawks Gully.Downtown is poised for a big makeover using the tax dollars in the next eight...

Upcoming calendar

...beginners welcome; Anne Waters and Lois Stacey lead; $4 fee to enter brick ponds; augustaaikenaudubon.orgSIERRA CLUB AUGUSTA CANAL BIKE RIDE: 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 17, meet in lower parking lot, Savannah Rapids Park; explore the single...

Transportation projects move forward even as tax collections lag

...construction is expected to begin on widening Marks Church Road, repairing and restoring several bridges spanning the Augusta Canal and resurfacing Calhoun Expressway. Also, a $16.7 million widening and realignment of Berck mans Road will begin...

Nonprofit committed to 'Turn Back the Block' in historic Harrisburg

...architectural and economic historical significance to its physical proximity to our downtown, the medical district and the Augusta Canal Industrial Landmark District.To date, Turn Back the Block has rehabilitated five historic mill houses on Broad Street...

Staying warm in winter

A cyclist pedals along the Augusta Canal near Lake Olmstead.