University Merger | The Augusta Chronicle

...fourth year M.D.,/Ph.D. student at Medical College of Georgia at GRU, will be honored next month for his work in Harrisburg. University Merger The name Georgia Regents University has many people asking: What is a Regent? Here's a dictionary...

Kroc Center | The Augusta Chronicle

...feet of programming space including a 77,000 sq ft complex located on a 17-acre site in the historic mill community of Harrisburg. Construction on the Kroc Center began in 2010. The facility includes an aquatics center, classrooms, a 400-seat...

You Remembered: Harrisburg

...share stories of growing up in the Harrisburg community. Here are some of your...AM SO PROUD that I grew up in Harrisburg. I am 88, but my memories will...the hardest work I ever did.If Harrisburg was competing with "Frog Holler...

100 Beds for Harrisburg

Kim Hines (right), executive director of Augusta Locally Grown, fills flower beds with compost with volunteer Ashley Lwin (left) and 100 Beds of Harrisburg program recipient Angel Newman.

Kroc Center hasn't spurred hoped for Harrisburg revitalization, some say

...100 million Kroc Center opened in Harrisburg three years ago just blocks from Chris...its third anniversary this week, many Harrisburg residents say they are still waiting...it."Although the direct impact on Harrisburg is questioned, city leaders say the...

Turn Back the Block hopes to restore luster to Augusta's Harrisburg neighborhood

...rehabilitating dilapidated houses in Harrisburg and looking to fill them with homeowners...building momentum in its goal to return Harrisburg to the thriving, family-oriented...We want to spur dramatic change for Harrisburg."Turn Back the Block offers interest-free...

McKnight remembered for service in Augusta's Harrisburg community

...Bible Deliverance Temple in Augusta's Harrisburg community and was long respected for...community around it, expanding to include a Harrisburg Family Life Center to offer programs...community under revitalization.Longtime Harrisburg resident Butch Palmer said McKnight's...

Symphony Orchestra Augusta selects historic preservationist as executive director

...businessman Clay Boardman.She was president of Turn Back the Block, a nonprofit organization that restored homes in the Harrisburg neighborhood to elevate the number of owner-occupied homes in the community.The orchestra aims to transform the Miller...

The Way We Were: Mill Villages

...where they grew up as those from the Harrisburg neighborhood.According to the official...narrative of the National Park Service, Harrisburg (also called West End) evolved slowly...you grow up in the area we now call Harrisburg? Did your families work in the mills...

Harrisburg, Frog Hollow remembered by event

...thinking of having a combined Harrisburg-Frog Hollow reunion for at...said McNair, a native of the Harrisburg community west of downtown...veterans, McNair organized the Harrisburg-Frog Hollow reunion, which...