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Plan ahead to enjoy fall's leaf show in Georgia

...Mountain Trail. For a touch of history, drive to Dowdell's Knob to see a life-sized bronze sculpture of President Franklin Roosevelt and great views of the forested valley. Georgia Highway 190 is a pretty driving route. FORT MOUNTAINLOCATION...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/2014-10-02/plan-ahead-enjoy-falls-leaf-sh
The Roosevelt trail leads visitors deep into history

...Roosevelt means "rose field" in Dutch, and is pronounced rose-velt), and he was Eleanor Roosevelt's uncle and Franklin Roosevelt's distant cousin. A sickly child, Teddy became fit using a gym on a terrace off his bedroom here. Museum artifacts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-09-20/roosevelt-trail-leads-visitors-deep
Franklin Roosevelt Whaley (AIKEN, S.C.)

AIKEN, S.C. - Mr. Franklin Roosevelt Whaley, 76, of Laurens Street North, Aiken, SC, entered into rest June 2, 2009. Mr. Whaley requested to be cremated with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/04/obi_526449.shtml
Obituaries
Mr. Joe Franklin (PHILADELPHIA, Pa.)

...Survivors are two children, Donetta Franklin and Andre Franklin; a sister, Juanita Jenkins; three brothers, Edward Franklin, Roosevelt Franklin and Dr. James A. Franklin. Services are Friday at 1 p.m., at Walker Funeral Home. Interment will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/03/obi_369599.shtml
Obituaries
Burns explores Roosevelt legacy in new documentary

...President Theodore Roosevelt and Franklin Roosevelt and his wife, Eleanor. The...Deal politics championed by Franklin Roosevelt to alleviate the suffering...Roosevelt and a distant relation to Franklin Roosevelt.All three of the Roosevelts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-11-09/burns-explores-roosevelt-legacy-new
Playing golf is positively presidential

...home."He wasn't much good at it, his wife often beating him," Montgomery said.Polio might have limited Franklin Roosevelt in athletics by the time he became president, but he was quite the golfer in his youth, winning a Campobello Club...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-04/playing-golf-positively-presi
South Carolina GOP seeks local-level dominance

...him by telling a story that in the 1932 presidential election in the midst of the Great Depression that Democrat Franklin Roosevelt got 10,000 votes and Republican incumbent Herbert Hoover received two votes."They joked they were still looking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-23/south-carolina-gop-seeks-loca
Augusta orphan found fame in Washington then vanished

...social columns described his wardrobe in detail."Ham" Lewis was an ally of Woodrow Wilson, a key supporter of Franklin Roosevelt and a mentor to a young senator named Harry Truman.His photograph on the cover of Life magazine taken by the famous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-08-03/augusta-orphan-found-fame-was
All citizens can give thanks

...conditions vastly improved.We have had presidents who fought for legislation for the average person. President Franklin Roosevelt, during the Great Depression, saw the need for safety nets for working people and elderly citizens. President...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2012-11-21/all-citizens-can-give-th
Headline usually says it all in a presidential election

...later, "Herbert Hoover Carries Richmond" suggested surprising GOP support.This would melt away in the four Franklin Roosevelt elections of 1932, 1936, 1940 and 1944, when Augusta was reported "back in the fold."Things were close on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-11-03/headline-usually-says-it-all-