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Margaret McGee

...association and she won state award and national for outstanding community service. She was a member of the Saluda County Historical Society, The Richland Community Development Club and the Business and Professional Women's Club. Mrs. McGee was a longtime...

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History lovers expected to swarm Edgefield, SC for Southern Studies Showcase

...heritage, this two-day event is held annually the third weekend of September and brings in genealogical and historical societies from all over South Carolina and parts of Georgia. Last year, the showcase attracted 130 people from 11 states...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-09-13/history-lovers-expect
Calene Wren

...Chairmanships. In addition, she was a member of the National Association of Retired Federal Employees the Warren County Historical Society and Warren County Farm Bureau. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She will be greatly missed by...

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Book briefs

...Charleston: Earthquake and Murder on the Eve of Jim Crow at the Sept. 23 meeting of the Augusta-Richmond County Historical Society at 7 p.m. in Church of the Good Shepherd Parish Hall, 2230 Walton Way.For more information, contact Molly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2014-09-04/book-briefs
Jell-O's revitalization efforts turn out to be a big flop

...bladders, said Lynne Belluscio, director of the LeRoy Historical Society in Le Roy, New York, where Jell-O was invented...The museum - essentially a room in the town's historical society - still gets between 10,000 to 13,000 visitors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-22/jell-os-revitalization-eff
World War vets meet, socialize at luncheon

...for Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service.Gehle, one of the directors of the Augusta Richmond County Historical Society, arranged for the veterans to be honored at the July 4 concert at the church, as he does every year.He again...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-07/world-war-vets-meet-socialize
Raymond Mason

...past chairman. He was past member of Franklin Memorial Library Board, Swainsboro American Legion, Emanuel County Historical Society and past board member, Swainsboro Lions Club, Swainsboro Shrine Club, Swainsboro Masonic Lodge #244 and Alee...

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Best & Brightest: Alec Hendrix, Emanuel County Institute

...ACTIVITIES: Emanuel Arts Council, First Baptist Church, vacation Bible school, Red Ribbon Week, Emanuel County Historical Society, animal shelter, Citizen's Bank Advisory Board, Operation Christmas Child, soup kitchenCOLLEGE/CAREER...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-05-20/best-brightest-alec-hendr
Ramblin' Rhodes: James Brown memorabilia is right here in Augusta

...Children's Museum of Richmond, Va., and had just spent 11 years as director of the museum division of the Kentucky Historical Society where she helped plan and build a 169,000-square-foot history center in Frankfort.Glaser understands that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-15/ramblin-rhodes-james-
Veteran's name will be added to Riverwalk tribute

...that Brown considered for inclusion on the wall after The Augusta Chronicle notified the Augusta-Richmond Coun ty Historical Society, which created the monument in the early 1990s, about three possible veterans missing from Heroes Overlook. Research...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-03/veterans-name-will-be-added-