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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
Upcoming Calendar

...Tuesday, Jan. 6, Jeff Maxwell Branch Library; with Elizabeth Laney, park interpreter at Redcliffe Plantation State Historic Site; free, reservations required; (706) 793-2020WILDLIFE IN YOUR BACKYARD: 10:30-11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-12-26/upcoming-calenda
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-
St. Charles, Mo.: Where Lewis and Clark began their journey

...and serves fresh bakery items and fruit smoothies.Afterward, take the tour at First Missouri State Capitol State Historic Site at 200 S. Main St. When Missouri became a state in 1821, legislators needed a place to convene while the capitol...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2014-10-30/st-charles-mo-where-lewis-an
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