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Navy divers to help raise confederate warship artifacts

NORFOLK, Va. - The Navy is preparing to send one if its premier diving teams to Georgia to help salvage a Confederate warship from the depths of the Savannah River.Before it ever fired a shot, the 1,200 ton ironclad CSS Georgia was scuttled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-24/navy-divers-help-raise-confederate-
Navy divers to explore sunken Savannah River boat

NORFOLK, Va. - The Navy is preparing to send one if its premier diving teams to Georgia to help salvage a Confederate warship from the depths of the Savannah River. Before it ever fired a shot, the 1,200 ton ironclad CSS Georgia was scuttled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-26/navy-divers-explore-sunken-s
Around the block

...takes guests on a cruise along the Augusta Canal, as a narrator offers historical information about the textile mills, Confederate Powder Works and historic homes along its banks.Several themed cruises are available, such as the Heritage Boat Tour...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-05-28/around-block
Augusta Canal | The Augusta Chronicle

...Dartmouth, Sibley, and John P. King textile mills along the lower end of the first level date from the 1870s and 1880s. The Confederate States Powder Works Chimney is also in the area. A source of power, water, and transportation, the Augusta Canal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/places/augusta-canal
Upcoming events

...THOMAS HEARD ROBERTSON JR.: 4-5:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 9, Augusta Museum of History; signing Resisting Sherman: A Confederate Surgeon's Journal and the Civil War in the Carolinas, 1865; book adds to knowledge of the region and the final days of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-05-26/upcoming-events
Declares Confederates 'not traitors'

...speaking in good faith would refer to Confederates as traitors. But here, 130 years...we have had more closet Yankees and Confederates (those who have very recently adopted...involved in the discussion. Comparing Confederate soldiers to Nazis is like comparing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/02/15/edi_282930.shtml
Editorials
Cites instances of black Confederates

...of Embattled Confederates by Bell Irvin...a letter to Confederate President Jefferson...doubtless wore the Confederate gray, but were...of Negroes in Confederate ranks, but...Indians. Refer to Confederates of Color on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/11/edi_286904.shtml
Editorials
21 Confederates receive funeral

...Confederacy. The remains of 21 Confederate fighting men were buried...error. It was the fourth Confederate funeral in six years in Charleston...ceremony, soldiers untied the Confederate flags from atop the unpolished...The remains of 41 other Confederates found beneath the stadium...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/07/met_446657.shtml
Metro
Brazilian 'Confederates' get back to roots

...chapter of Sons of Confederate Veterans. About 9...Confederados," Spanish for "Confederates." They held on to...of the Sons of the Confederate Veterans. "In Americana...they celebrate their Confederate heritage more than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/26/met_234338.shtml
Metro
Group stopped from desegregating war memorial sues South Carolina

...who pushed for the protection of monuments to help get the Confederate flag off the dome regretting that he fell victim to fears...South Carolina being the only state in the country to fly the Confederate flag atop its Statehouse.He suggested that Greenwood simply...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-23/group-stopped-desegregating-w