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Ga. river could be path to the coast for Appalachian Trail hikers

...National Recreation Area.The area is rich in history. The site was once a meeting ground between the rival Cherokee and Creek Indians, whose nations were separated by the Chattahoochee, according to historical documents from the city of Johns Creek...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-11-11/ga-river-could-be-path-coast-
An Indian reservation on Georgia coast?

ATLANTA - A band of Creek Indians has filed papers to establish a reservation on the Georgia coast.A bill that would allow the state to transfer land to the Kialegee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-04-08/indian-reservation-ga-coast
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Thomas L. Roland (SGT EVANS, Ga.)

...retirement from service, he worked at Savannah River Site and Augusta Chronicle. He was a tribal elder of the Poarch Creek Indians; the American Legion Post 192 and VFW 3200. Mr. Roland was also a partial owner of Joy Dry Cleaners. Mr. Roland...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/obituaries/2011-07-28/thomas-l-roland-sgt-evans-ga
Trip to cabin paid for Hank Williams with song, daughter to link lineage

...in that cabin: Kaw-Liga and Your Cheatin' Heart . He apparently had been told stories of the Kowaliga tribe of Creek Indians by Alexander City radio announcer Bob McKinnon. Those days in that cabin turned out to be critically important for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/09/10/rho_547583.shtml
Ramblin' Rhodes
Augusta has a hard time remembering its birthday

...to catch on. In 1739, the general came by to see what the town he'd created looked like. He rode in via the old Creek Indian trail -- what we now call Wrightsboro Road. His party was greeted with a musket salute, and he was generally pleased...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/14/kir_527570.shtml
Bill Kirby
Washington letter donated to group

...how to handle problems with the Creek Indians in the upper part of the state...between the early Americans and the Creek Indians and says he is considering "an...downside of waging war on the Creek Indians would be that the conflict would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/06/06/met_131179.shtml
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Mural created during 'craze' will be covered

...project, the wall visually carries passers-by through Augusta's history, from its founder James Oglethorpe to the Creek Indian nation and beyond, to some of the city's most prominent citizens. There are portraits of Declaration of Independence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/02/04/met_115226.shtml
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Towns celebrate their bicentennials

...the area, first called Big Springs, since at least 1791. Before the late 1700s, the land had been occupied by the Creek Indians. In 1801, a stagecoach stop was opened at the Eagle Tavern, but the town wasn't platted until 1802, when planter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/11/28/met_106226.shtml
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Highest wage states are in the East, lowest in the South

...Douglas County in Colorado and Loudoun County in northern Virginia. Buffalo County in South Dakota, home of the Crow Creek Indian Reservation, had the lowest, at $17,003. It was followed by Owsley County in Kentucky and Ziebach County, also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/30/bus_27437.shtml
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Fans of naturalist to meet in Augusta

...Bartram first came to Augusta in 1773 to attend an Indian congress that resulted in a new treaty between the Cherokee and Creek Indians and the colony of Georgia. This fall, fans of his internationally known work as a botanist and observer of Colonial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/22/met_5942.shtml
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