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Columbia rowing club receives support after flood damage

...South Carolina's capital, and the city still must repair roads and bridges. The Columbia club was hit hard when the Broad River's banks swelled past their limits during the massive flooding.About seven feet of water rose into the club's boathouse...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-09/columbia-rowing-club-receives
Receding waters engage new floods

...canal to the reservoir that feeds the water plant and working with the National Guard to pump water directly from the Broad River. In the meantime, he asked the city's 375,000 water customers to conserve water.And in an extraordinary move...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-07/receding-waters-engage-new-fl
SC recovering quickly, Haley says

...Gentry also says progress has been made on a dam at the main water plant. There are backup plans to pump water from the Broad River and acquire water from West Columbia and Cayce if needed.Richland School District One officials say they hope to resume...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-10-12/sc-recovering-quickly-haley-says
Columbia lifts boil water advisory for some

...the advisory.While the hole in the canal wall is repaired, city workers are pumping water into the canal from the Broad River.Benjamin said repairs are going well along the canal: "I believe we might be a little bit ahead of schedule right...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-11/columbia-lifts-boil-water-adv
Asheville's River Arts District: Wander amid art and artists

...Arts District in Asheville, N.C.The River Arts District is a sprawling section of town along Asheville's French Broad River that manages to be charming and historic, gritty and trendy all at once.Unlike other tourist-friendly shopping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-05-09/ashevilles-river-arts-district-wand
Photograph shows Petersburg boat in 1913

...centuries ago, Petersburg was Georgia's second-largest inland town, situated at the confluence of the Savannah and Broad rivers. It had paved streets, its own schools and newspaper, and an affluent population that produced two U.S. senators...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2014-09-27/photograph-shows-petersb
Ga. boy shot, killed on father-son boat trip

...investigating the death of a 15-year-old teenager killed when a gun discharged during a father-son outing along the Broad River in northeast Georgia .Madison County sheriff's Capt. Jimmy Patton said the investigation is ongoing, but that all...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-24/ga-boy-shot-killed-father-so
Marshall White's Thurmond Lake flathead catfish was worth fighting for

...Lincoln County, Ga., which will operate and maintain Broad River, Clay Hill and Hesters Ferry campgrounds.Last November...lcgagov.org.Reservations can also be made by phone: Broad River, (706) 359-2053; Clay Hill (706) 359-7495 and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2014-04-05/marshall-white
Lincoln County campgrounds will remain open

...to close for the spring and summer will remain open, the Army Corps of Engineers announced Friday.The Clay Hill, Broad River and Hesters Ferry campgrounds at Lake Thurmond opened for the 2014 recreation season this week after the Corps reached...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-05/lincoln-county-campgrounds-wi
Missing plane found in SC, 2 dead

...Emergency Management Director Eddie Murphy said the plane was found in some woods around 4 p.m. Monday near the Broad River about 10 miles south of the Chester-Catawba Regional Airport. Lt. Robert McCullough with the South Carolina Department...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-27/missing-plane-found-sc-2-dea