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...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...

UGA legend Magill remembered by friends

Daniel Hamilton Magill Jr., legendary University of Georgia tennis coach and sports historian, passed away Saturday at the age of 93.With a celebration of his life set for noon Thursday at Athens Country Club, two of...

Fort McHenry to mark bicentennial of battle, anthem

...talents required: the ability to talk to visitors in an engaging way, do the marches and drills, handle a musket and be a historian.Q: Who trains them?A: We do ? the National Park Service at Fort McHenry. And there are degrees of specialty, like...

UGA great Dan Magill dies at 93

...present.He ran the Collegiate Tennis Hall of Fame situated next to the Dan Magill Tennis Complex. He was the unofficial historian for Georgia athletics and Athens sports for that matter. He wrote columns for the Athens Banner-Herald. He still played...

Recordings reveal Nixon's point of view on Watergate, final days of administration

...close to what anybody is going to experience sitting down and having a beer with Nixon," said Gannon, now a writer and historian in Washington, D.C. "Like him or not, whether you think that his resignation was a tragedy for the nation or that he...

Around the block

...begin at 6 p.m. provided by Edgar's Grille for $12. The program will begin at 6:45 p.m.. National Park Service Historian Jim Odgen will present The Battle of Atlanta, July 22, 1864.The meeting is open to the public. For more information...

Woman donates years of geneaology research to Augusta-Richmond County Public Library

...with research files, the last of her collection."This is an exceptional donation," said Monaco, who is the library's historian and is in charge of the library's Georgia Heritage Room. The materials will be kept in a climate- and humidity-controlled...

Georgia Regents University historian Lee Ann Caldwell discusses JFK's death

...asked Dr. Lee Ann Caldwell, the director of the Center for the Study of Georgia History at Georgia Regents University and historian-in-residence for the university, why the event still resonates.Q: Why does the memory of President Kennedy's death...

Fort Gordon historian talks about area military

As part of its continuing Brown Bag Lecture Series, the Augusta Museum of History will host Fort Gordon Army historian Steven J. Rauch on Wednesday to lead a 12:30 p.m. talk entitled "Living the Southern-Style, The Military Presence in...

Tables turn on the Lincoln County sheriff in 1914

...justice.? Abraham LincolnI'll be the first to tell you I am not a historian.I just like old stories, and I've got a time machine ? almost...the sheriff got the message.Or maybe that's because I'm not a historian.