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Augusta's leaf color peak will be later in 2015

...Augusta; and although there is some color, he said it's nowhere near the peak.According to Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites Leaf Watch 2015 Web site, the mountain parks are at peak now with lower elevations expected in early November.As...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-30/augustas-leaf-color-peak-will
2015 Arts Preview: Art

...2 ages 17 and youngerFridays in September: Black History Trolley Tour 10 a.m.-noon; visit more than 25 historic sites related to Augusta's black history; $15, includes museum admissionThrough Sept. 30: Women and Civil Rights Exhibition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-09-09/2015-arts-preview-art
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
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-
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-
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
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