When and where to celebrate the Fourth of July

...Road; bare bones-style race, no swag, no T-shirts; overall winners recognized; out-and-back course on Augusta Canal tow path; $15; augustastriders.com/yankee-doodle-dash-augustaMemorial dedication: Augusta Striders Club...

Olympic hopeful Pardon Ndhlovu has found home in Augusta

...long-distance runner frequents the Augusta Canal ? and for several reasons...longer runs, and he found the Augusta Canal a great place to train."I like...you'll see much more of him at the Augusta Canal."This is my training ground...

Augusta Canal boat tours cruise through city's history

...curtain in the theater room at the Augusta Canal Discovery Center last week.Seconds...documentary on the history of the Augusta Canal.Later, they went off in small...education and program director at the Augusta Canal Discovery Center.Petersburg...

Where you live: Along for the ride

Maxwell Rockwood, 8, (left) and Madeline Rockwood, 6, (right) take a ride as their dad, Josh Rockwood, goes for a jog along the Augusta Canal Monday morning.

Augusta Canal | The Augusta Chronicle

... By Rob Pavey | Wednesday, July 11, 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...

Kayak rentals a hot business this summer

...more kayak rental companies in the area to see if they can accommodate more customers.Located just down from the Augusta Canal Headgates, the business typically generates about 20 kayak rentals each week day, mostly from walk-up customers...

Around the block

...geared toward adults.Tickets are $25 per seat and are limited to 36 passengers. Price includes admission to the Augusta Canal Discovery Center. This is the final music cruise before the summer break. Music cruises will resume with the fall...

Smallmouth bass here to stay after nearly decade old mystery

...commonly called the redeye bass ? whose ancestral waters include the fast-flowing, rocky shoals downstream from the Augusta Canal headgates.For several years before Jacobs landed his first smallie, reports had trickled in from other anglers who...

Upcoming calendar

...registration suggested; (706) 793-2020, arcpls.orgSATURDAY SUNSET CRUISE: 6 p.m. Saturday, June 20, Augusta Canal Discovery Center at Enterprise Mill; $21; reservations suggested; (706) 823-0440 ext. 4, augustacanal.comJOHN...