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C-SPAN will showcase Augusta history, authors this weekend

...know about local history but folks around the country to know about it," said Erick Montgomery, the executive director of Historic Augusta. "Hopefully, it will bring some tourists to the area.""People who have lived here their whole lives...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-31/c-span-will-showcase-augusta
Exterior of Augusta's Union Baptist Church restored

...means."It seemed like there was just no way it was going to survive," said Erick Montgomery, the executive director of Historic Augusta. "It was important to ensure that the building is preserved and continued to exist."The organization...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-07-10/exterior-augustas-union-
Many churches historic

...Augusta, on Dixon Airline Road.This church is more than 75 years older than the synagogue. My cries to the director of Historic Augusta, Erick Montgomery, have fallen on deaf ears, but he has embraced the very idea of restoring the synagogue...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-05-19/many-churches-historic
Commission delays action on demolition of historic buildings as Urban Redevelopment Agency joins fight

...we have a reprieve and can have some discussion about it in committee," said Erick Montgomery, the executive director of Historic Augusta.Discussions about what to do with the 19th century buildings, Georgia's oldest structure built as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-05/commission-delays-action
Renovations underway to transition Weed School into apartments

...building to be left vacant, so we are delighted (about the new plans)," said Erick Montgomery, the executive director of Historic Augusta.He said he has been working to help Williams get tax credits to aid the renovations. Despite the years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-07/renovations-underway-transit
State lacks funds to replace historical markers

...pointed toward the 500 block of Telfair Street."It's an absolute shame," said Montgomery, the executive director of Historic Augusta Inc. "There aren't many historical markers left on Telfair. Every time a marker goes missing, it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-27/state-lacks-funds-replace-his
Historic Augusta accused of fraud by Goodale House owner

...Historic Augusta portrayed its grant solicitation in a way that was untrue."Erick Montgomery, the executive director of Historic Augusta, said last week he feels confident no violation occurred, since the grant was requested for the organization's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-22/historic-augusta-accused-fra
Goodale House owner files fraud complaint against Historic Augusta

...was built in 1799 and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.Erick Montgomery, the executive director of Historic Augusta, has said he feels confident no violation occurred, since the grant was requested for the organization's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-02/historic-augusta-fraud-compl
Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer visits Augusta

...I've gone with other subjects because of the breath and the depth of the man."Erick Montgomery, the executive director of Historic Augusta, Inc., praised the book prior to Monday's event."I think it validates the work that we do here...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-08/pulitzer-prize-winning-biogr
Around the block

Jackson to address genealogy groupJulia Jackson, programs and marketing director of Historic Augusta, will speak at the Augusta Genealogical Society at 3 p.m. Oct. 2.Jackson will talk about the McKinne-Whitehead-Rowland...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-09-24/around-block