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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
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-
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
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-
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
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