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Historic building on Lucy C. Laney High School campus demolished for new construction

...because of those structural issues it had. But we spent a large amount of time thinking about how to honor this very historical site."A similarly sized structure will be built that incorporates materials from the former building, with an area...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-12-19/historic-building-lucy-c-
Old Savannah vaults didn't house slaves, researchers find

...within the vaults and interpretive signs are planned for the site to explain the history of the vaults."This is a historical site and we are going to start treating it that way," Spracher said.The vaults are one of the oldest historical structures...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-09/old-savannah-vaults-didnt-hou
Benjamin Mays was model of achievement against incredible odds

...eight siblings, Mays moved self-assuredly toward his educational pursuits. Today Dr. May's childhood home is a historical site and museum in Greenwood County, S.C.Defying Bates College's earlier denial of his admission to the institution...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-04-07/benjamin-mays-wa
South Carolina Senate overrides 46 of Haley's vetoes

...150,000 for a boat ramp to serve isolated Sandy Island in Georgetown County and $200,000 for the Benjamin Mays historical site that honors the civil rights leader in Greenwood County.Senators also saved a couple of annual veto targets from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-06-27/south-carolina-senate-overrid
Repayment robbed cemetery funds

...article about Magnolia Cemetery was lacking in objectivity and misleading, to say the least. Magnolia Cemetery is a historical site where more than 400 Confederate dead are buried, along with seven Confederate generals, Confederate survivors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/08/23/let_4271.shtml
Letters
Rants and Raves

...entitled to it per the contract they hired him under. I KNOW THE 401 Walton Way (the Law Enforcement Center) is not a historical site, but maybe someone can get into the inspectors who dropped the ball on that structure years ago. Maybe somebody...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2005-03-01/rants-and-raves
Metro | Rants and raves
History event for pupils expanded

...different sides of the stairway because it wasn't proper for women to show their ankles. The children were touring the historical site as a part of the seventh annual Georgia Heritage Celebration of Georgia's founding on Feb. 12, 1733. Rather than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/23/ric_58832.shtml
Richmond Neighbors | Georgia Golf Hall of Fame Botanical Gardens
Freeway in peril

...Augusta to Columbus and Macon is turning into a nightmare. As The Chronicle reported Sunday, if a federal park and historical site don't stop construction, more stringent, clean air standards could. At the very best, these complications have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/31/edi_269125.shtml
Editorials
Picture perfect

...keeping them in stock. "We sell hundreds of them a month," she said. Augusta postcards depict just about every historical site and point of interest in the city. The most popular card at the Cotton Exchange is one of the building itself, Ms...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/08/liv_265202.shtml
Life & style | Augusta National Golf Club
Across the area

...641-3486, pacersports.com Plantation Medicine: 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 27, Redcliff Plantation Historical Site, 181 Redcliff Road, Beech Island; 19th century medical practices; research done by local students; $4 adults...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2010-03-17/across-area
Richmond Neighbors