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Washington DC: Don't skip must-sees but take time to explore

...between Union Station and 15 stops around the Mall. CLASSIC ATTRACTIONS: You can't beat the free and plentiful historic sites and museums at the heart of the city. But do some homework to zero in on what most interests you. Or, surrender...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2015-08-15/washington-dc-dont-skip-must
Confederate flags placed near MLK church

...at 6 a.m. Thursday and notified the National Park Service, which operates the Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site, which is adjacent to the church."Our grounds men were so upset, they took pictures and then they moved them...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-30/confederate-flags-placed-near-mlk-c
Upcoming C-SPAN programs will highlight Augusta's history, authors

...our specially outfitted local content vehicles (LCVs) into these selected cities, visiting various literary and historic sites, as we interview local historians, authors and civic leaders. Equipped to shoot and edit on location, we'll also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-07-26/upcoming-c-span-
SC House members vote to override most of Gov. Haley vetoes in apportionments

...As he did last month, House Ways and Means Chairman Brian White, R-Anderson, said designations for museums and historic sites are about preserving the state's history for future generations, also questioning why Clemson University, from which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-06/sc-house-members-vote-override-most
'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-
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
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
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