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Park Service now looks at Civil War Reconstruction sites

...University in Chicago and Greg Downs of City University of New York. Michael Allen, based at the Charles Pinckney National Historic Site on the South Carolina coast, is one of the National Park Service staffers working with the study. He helped conduct...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-25/park-service-now-looks-civil
Rants & Raves

...location a new top destination. And every other historic city could verbally flog our city for its lack of respect for historic sites. It's not like it's one of the hugely rundown shotgun houses that the Augusta Commission didn't even want...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-11/rants-raves
Missing Georgian in Nepal calls home

...earthquake is the worst to hit the Himalayan nation in more than 80 years. The quake destroyed infrastructure and historic sites in Kathmandu, killed over 5,000 people and was felt across parts of India, Bangladesh, Tibet and Pakistan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-30/missing-georgian-nepal-calls
'Mockingbird' production at risk in Harper Lee's hometown

...around $16,000 in licensing fees for Mockingbird, and revenues also help pay for the upkeep and operation of county historic sites including the old courthouse, where the dome is gleaming white after a $13,480 paint job that was completed recently...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-04-13/mockingbird-production-risk-harper-
City not unified on saving history

...softer stance on less flattering historic sites prevalent in his district...Lenox Thea ter, while another historic site, Dent's Undertaking Esta blish...plans exist to tear down other historic sites, or condemn private historic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-02/city-not-unified-saving-
Around the block

...artifacts and collections. Paleo-Indian and Dalton period projectile points will be recorded. Artifacts from local historic sites will be on display.Children's activities will include flint knapping and primitive weapon demonstrations.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-04-22/around-block
C-SPAN broadcast to feature Augusta history, culture and writers

...exploring the literary and historical life of "mid-size" cities across the country. The C-SPAN crew visited historic sites, interviewed local historians, profiled Augusta-based authors and visited area schools for the Augusta specials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-02-25/c-span-broadcast-feature-
Top travel destinations for 2015

...Vietnam War ? even though Americans had been sent to the country in prior years.A number of U.S. museums and historic sites will be hosting exhibits and events to mark 150 years since the assassination of Abraham Lincoln and the end of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-12-27/top-travel-destinations-2015
Historic building on Lucy C. Laney High School campus demolished for new construction

...Montgomery said. "That new building is not a historic site. A link to a great figure is now gone...out to discuss the future preservation of historic sites."The RCBOE owns several more historic sites, and I would love for them to come and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-12-19/historic-building-lucy-c-
Touring Atlanta streetcar's new route

...King Historic Dis-trict stop to walk through Martin Luther King Jr.'s life at the Martin Luther King National Historic Site. Of particular interest is the home where King was born and raised. National Park Service guides lead tours through...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2015-02-07/touring-atlanta-streetca