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See Flag Day for what it is

...flag of their choice on Flag Day, June 14. Please remember that the United States had only two freedom flags: the Betsy Ross flag and the Confederate battle flag. These two respective flags each represented a confederation of independent states...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/12/let_455779.shtml
Letters
Diners can take a bite out of history at The Peppermill

...menu is chatty and friendly, giving hints as to where the names of dishes came from. Most are historically based. The Betsy Ross salad is a salad with "an attitude," says the menu. And the U.S. Grant sandwich description says that "one bite...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/12/app_348047.shtml
Applause
New Georgia flag badly designed

...label their equivalent of "Georgia History" on their flags. Their symbols are powerful enough to stand alone. The "Betsy Ross" flag was flown mostly in the northern colonies during the Revolution and only for a short time as the national flag...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/02/05/op_305177.shtml
Opinion columns
Click your way to the Liberty Bell and cheesesteaks

...ushistory.org -- www.libertynet.org/iha/index.html. You can read copies of historical documents, learn about Betsy Ross and sample their suggestions for historic tours. If you want to see what the city looks like, try the live Web camera...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/12/tec_253174.shtml
XXX Technology
Augusta adopts new city flag

...flag as far as we knew," said Tom Robertson, an engineer with Cranston, Robert & Whitehurst. Enter the city's own Betsy Ross: Rozelle "Rockie" Dinwiddie. She and her husband, Gray - then a dean at Augusta College - were charged by Mayor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/12/08/met_300422.shtml
Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Say what you want, but umbrella rigs do trick

...being caught off Fripp and Pritchard's islands and in Trenchard's Inlet. Cobia are still being caught around the Betsy Ross and other wrecks. The flounder bite is strong off the rocks at the north and south ends of Fripp. Nice-sized blues...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2011-06-30/say-what-you-want-umbrella-rigs-d
New limits set for Lake Russell

...fishing is only fair for redfish and flounder. Cobia fishing is fair in the Broad River and around the wreck of the Betsy Ross. Nearshore fishing is good for Spanish mackerel and spadefish. Offshore, bottom fishing is good for black sea bass...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2010-06-21/new-limits-set-lake-russell
Using live herring works wonders in muddy water

...many fishermen out, but fishing for trout and redfish remains good. Offshore, bottom fishing around the 6HI buoy, Betsy Ross wreck and Savannah Towers has been excellent. Lots of black sea bass are being caught, but most of them are small...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/18/fis_559993.shtml
Fishing
History-filled city offers plenty to see, do

...branch met until 1800, and the U.S. Mint. Both are free. The home of Philadelphia's most famous seamstress, Betsy Ross, is a few blocks away. Admission is $3, or $5 for the audio tour. ARTS AND CULTURE Don't worry, Philly isn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/08/liv_513651.shtml
Life & style
Bream beats herring now as bait

...Offshore, the best bet this week is Spanish mackerel schooling around the 6HI buoy and the wrecks of the Savannah and Betsy Ross. A few blues are showing. Bottom fishing is only fair around the artificial reefs for grouper, red snapper and vermilion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/01/fis_467857.shtml
Fishing