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Michelle Obama stumps for Nunn in Ga. Senate race

...minority and female voters. She told a large crowd in a recreation center just steps from the Martin Luther King Jr. Historic Site in Atlanta that Nunn and Jason Carter, a Democrat running for governor, can win in November if just 50 Democrats...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-08/michelle-obama-stumps-nunn-ga
Teens love vacation selfies, but older travelers worry they're distracting

...the selfie was misinterpreted. She'd studied World War II history with her father and they'd planned to visit historic sites together, but he died before they could make the trip.Her selfie from the grounds of the concentration camp was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2014-08-03/teens-love-vacation-self
Where Travel: Going beyond London

...England's medieval queens, and a palace used by Henry VIII and his first wife. Now, as one of Britain's most visited historic sites, you can enter the State Rooms and see original Tudor and Medieval artifacts. The grounds enhance the site as a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2014-07-26/where-travel-going-beyon
Historic sites are in danger, preservationists say

WASHINGTON - The National Trust for Historic Preservation recently released its listing of America's 11 Most Endangered Historic Places. It includes sites from Virginia to Hawaii.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-07-05/historic-sites-are-danger-preservat
The Artside: Sacred Heart to show paintings by artist-teacher Kuhlke

...Murdock and Flo Carter in the Palmetto Terrace.There will also be a birthday cake competition and exhibits on the historic sites of North Augusta and Sno-Cap's 50th anniversary. Laura Warren of WRDW-TV will be host for the celebration. Tickets...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-08/artside-sacred-heart-
Tips to make family outings with teens fun

...shouty-caps on their Facebook pages if they're late.3 BE FLEXIBLE WITH ITINERARIES: I like museums, gardens and historic sites. My husband likes 6 a.m. sunrise hikes, preferably up steep mountain trails. Guess what? Our kids sometimes rebel and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-07-19/tips-make-family-outings-teens-fun
For now, Carter's role limited in grandson's campaign

...Georgia as part of a campaign fundraiser. For $12,600-a-person, the group toured the Jimmy Carter Na tional Historic Site, had dinner with the family and attended Sunday school."This weekend we had a very nice event. We had my grandson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-08/now-carters-role-limited-gran
The Artside: Tarleton Blackwell will talk about his visual world

...Archeologists will be on hand to identify and classify artifacts and there will be displays of artifacts from local historic sites. There will be activities for children and tours of the historic house. THE HAMMONDS FERRY Art Walk is also planned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-04-29/artside-tarleton-blac
Efforts underway to preserve Revolutionary War battlefield

...rarely seen in preservation," said archaeologist Dan Battle, who has spent the past year assessing the Screven County historic site to determine what secrets it might still hold.The Battle of Brier Creek unfolded March 3, 1779, when a British...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-11/efforts-underway-preserve-rev
Rants & Raves

...hair. He needs to cut it. He looks unkempt. OUR NATION IS BROKE ? no money for our military, MOX, preserving historic sites, etc. Leave it to our Congress to pass a $1 billion aid package for Ukraine. RAVE TO KAREN GORDON for stepping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-03/rants-raves