Fort Gordon | The Augusta Chronicle

...cemetery with 150 graves in the Bath community, according to a history of Fort Gordon published by Fort Gordon's command historian office. The camp was named after a Civil War commander from Georgia, Gen. John B. Gordon. One of the first units...

Christianity and sex lecture today at USC

...impact on the history of sex.The speaker is Kyle Harper, the senior vice provost from the University of Oklahoma and a historian of the classical world. His talk is titled, "From Paganism to Prudery and Back Again: What Difference Did Christianity...

Charles Rumfelt Jr.

...Hopeful Baptist Church where he served in numerous positions, including Sunday School Assistant Director, groundskeeper, historian, and the brotherhood of the church. He was also a volunteer with Broad Street Ministry and an auctioneer. In addition to...

Airplane dropped copies of 'Augusta Chronicle' at Stevens Creek dam construction site in 1913

...popular, because he was at it again a few weeks later, according to a chronology of important aerospace events by chief historian Phil Myers of the U.S. Air Force Intelligence, Surveillance and Recon nais sance Agency.In a similar exploit on March...

The Artside: Thomason's oil paintings offer view of Appalachia

...Thomason portrayed his own region, becoming a visual spokesman for the area around Nebo, N.C., and its people.Art historian Martha Severens, author of the newly-published book on Thomason and his work, will be at the Morris Museum on Oct. 23...

Records, photos of famed US WWII 'Long Rangers' go online

...are still alive. Most, like Pelle, are around 90.Historians say the experiences of the 307th Bombardment Group are priceless...citations for their bravery," said Jim McCabe, the group's historian. "I think it's important that the families know."

Rants & Raves

...carts in the Wal-Mart parking lot.I HOPE THE SOUTHERN Studies Showcase in Edgefield, S.C., will remember the work of historian Gloria Lucas. Her book was the culmination of years of research work on Edgefield slave records.I SAW THIS ON A T-SHIRT...

Augusta churches to open doors, histories during downtown tour

...the churches) have had representatives sit down and work together," said co-organizer Jackie Andrews.Andrews is the historian of St. James United Methodist Church, which was founded in 1856. She said members of the church wanted to open it up to...

Targeting lessons from WWII still applicable in modern warfare

...personal stories from combat missions over North Vietnam and Laos.Recommended book: Why the Allies Won, by the British historian William Overy. This may be the most objective book on the lessons of World War II. Especially recommended are the portions...

Depression-era colony cashing in on Johnny Cash's fame

DYESS, Ark. - Money and memorabilia from Johnny Cash's family and friends have helped historians restore a significant part of the Historic Dyess Colony, a government collective built to pull Depression-era families out of...