Fort Gordon | The Augusta Chronicle

...were housed at the camp. After World War II, there was a mass departure from the armed forces, leaving Camp Gordon a virtual ghost town and causing Augusta supporters of the base to become concerned about its future. In 1948, the draft was re-established...

Pop Rocks: Fans finally get date with Edison Project

Initially I thought it was a ghost in the machine, a digital relic of a bygone age. After all, the act in question hadn't been heard from since MySpace was a...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Ghost stories begin with cemetery

...home in North Augusta, will be telling ghost stories in Lookaway Inn mansion Thursday...North Augustans in September of 1907.The ghost stories will follow a trolley tour of North...person," The Chronicle stated. "The ghost addressed her, 'Madam, I want to tell...

Georgia paranormal society shares stories of ghost hunts

...the presentation, she shared stories of ghost hunts and explained the work that goes...by Jason Hawes of the television series Ghost Hunters.Michele Singletary, of Augusta, watches it regularly with several other ghost hunting series.She and her family wanted...

Ghost tale might not be a tale after all

...It was six years ago this week when we first encountered the ghost of Cinnamon Girl.My youngest son Harrison, who was 9 that...cinnamon, I did what any good dad does: I turned it into a ghost story."It might be Cinnamon Girl," I said. "She's a...

Groups offers meetings with a purpose

...typical of this group include dinners, wine-tasting, painting, pottery, knitting and crocheting get-togethers.The Ghost Hunting 101 Meetup Group was started in February 2014 by Josh Wilmoth of the South Coast Paranormal Society.While interacting...

USC Aiken Extra Innning Bull Riding returns to Augusta

...we try to get the best bulls, too."While the bull riders compete, Rockin Robbie Hodges, America's funniest Rodeo Clown, will provide entertainment. And new this year is Team Ghost Riders, which features sheepdog-riding monkeys.

GRU plans Irish ghost stories to raise scholarship money

Georgia Regents University is hosting a night of Irish ghost stories and music Oct. 25 to raise money for study abroad scholarships...Ireland will be a family-friendly event with Irish fairy tales, ghost stories and music around a campfire, according to Debra Van...

Moore: End of chemotherapy for leukemia rang my bell

...A few months later, he took one look at me and said, "You need blood.""How do you know?""You're white as a ghost."Someone at work the day before had told me the same thing. Two units of blood later, I was in the pink.Every time the...

'Haunted' pillar legend was manufactured - but what do I know?

...The city decided to spend between $37,500 to $50,000 on a publicity campaign to attract tourists. They do this with a ghost story about what is called for the first time "The Haunted Pillar."According to a February 1931 story in The Chronicle...