State plans Governor's Mansion renovation

...work now," said Linda Stern, chairwoman of the Governor's Mansion and Lace House Commission. So state officials are...and construction of a two-story addition to the Governor's Mansion. The mansion underwent its last renovation in 1963...

Augusta-born governor recorded historic term in leading Peach State

...efficiency to the Revenue Department; strengthened the mental health program; built a police academy and a new governor's mansion; made tourism a billion-dollar industry; expanded the merit system; and established the Water Quality Control...

Hodges family will not live in decaying Governor's Mansion

COLUMBIA -- The Governor's Mansion will be far from "home sweet...opportunity to live in the Governor's Mansion, and they are disappointed...It should be done. The Governor's Mansion should be first-class...

Many visit governor's mansion

...elect Roy Barnes and his wife Marie seemed to be none the worse for wear Saturday as Georgians arrived at the Governor's Mansion for a hello and tour. The weather was bleak, and the Atlanta Falcons offered a bigger lure across town, but Mr...

DeGarmo fans pack governor's mansion

...ATLANTA - Several hundred supporters of American Idol finalist Diana DeGarmo headed to a private party at the Georgia governor's mansion Tuesday evening to cheer on their hometown favorite in the final round of the nationally televised singing competition...

Local trees go to Governor's Mansion

...trees Matthew Gay planted on his tree farm on Tobacco Road will be featured in the holiday decor at the Georgia Governor's Mansion in Atlanta this year. "Their tree ought to come from Georgia growers," said Mr. Gay, who works full time at...

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Christmas open house at SC governor's mansion

...Gov. Nikki Haley and South Carolina's first family are inviting the public to enjoy holiday decorations at the Governor's Mansion.The Haley family is welcoming guests for a Christmas Open House today. This year marks the 30th year the Columbia...

Students, Sanford's in-laws donate to Governor's Mansion

...fourth-graders at a private Greenville school heard Gov. Mark Sanford didn't have enough money to keep the Governor's Mansion open, they headed straight for their piggy banks and gathered up other loose change. It didn't take long for...

Preservationists find hidden treasure at old governor's mansion

...MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. - Preservationists are uncovering treasures of architectural history as they restore the old governor's mansion in this central Georgia city. A national team of preservation experts is working to return the historic building...

Column: Ga. knew Miller was in governor's mansion

...Democratic Party's Southern stronghold, the only state where Democrats still hold both legislative chambers and the governor's mansion. OF COURSE, Miller's name will always be synonymous with the lottery -- fittingly, an idea he rejected in...

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