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Ramblin' Rhodes: Augustan was awed by Toussaint's music, warmth

...developed over the past 30 years by the Lincoln County Historical Society with few public funds and mostly volunteer labor...Edwards, president of the nonprofit Lincoln County Historical Society, said this year you can expect entertainment by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-11-16/ramblin-rhodes-august
Concert pays tribute to World War II veterans

...World War II," said Frederick Gehle, the coordinator of the Veterans History Pro ject for the Richmond Coun ty Historical Society. "I was 8 years old when the Japa nese attacked Pearl Harbor, and I'll never forget how together our nation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-08/concert-pays-tribute-world-wa
One piece of bite-size candy leads to another

...right. Drive a ways. Find a place to turn around. Stay alive.VETERANS SOUGHT: The Augusta-Richmond County Historical Society wants to tell veterans about a program celebrating the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II. The program...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-26/one-piece-bite-size-candy-lea
Lincoln County Pioneer Day Nov. 21

...m. to 3 p.m. at Lincolnton County Historical Park, 147 Lumber St., and admission is free.Lincoln County Historical Society President Gary Edwards said it's the only day for guests to see all the attraction of the park in operation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-09/lincoln-county-pioneer-day-no
Around the block

...724-0436 or go to www.historicaugusta.org. WWII concert and video presentationThe Augusta-Richmond County Historical Society will present a free concert and video presentation of the ARCHS's Veterans History Project at 3 p.m. Nov...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-11-03/around-block
Augusta 'Concerts with a Cause' to celebrate World War II veterans

...the Pacific.At the concert, which is expected to draw about 50 WWII veterans, the Augusta-Richmond County Historical Society will share video footage of six to eight recorded interviews from its Veterans' History Project. The project interviewed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-04/augusta-concerts-cause-celebr
Roster obtained by World War II project stirs memories

...four-year occupation.Gehle said Murray and his wife were among the first contacted in October 2007 after the historical society announced plans to collect biographical material for its Veterans History Project.He said the project, which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-31/roster-obtained-world-war-ii-
Ramblin' Rhodes: Gibson Brothers' bluegrass derived from unusual beginnings

...promoting athletics in Augusta, an elder in Augusta's First Presbyterian Church, president of the Richmond County Historical Society and president of the Y.M.C.A. He also was a leader in agricultural experimentation and one of his best friends...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-10-05/ramblin-rhodes-gibson
Dianne Poteat

...Mrs. Poteat was a charter member of the Lincoln County Friends of the Library and a member of the Lincoln County Historical Society. She was also a member of Double Branches Baptist Church where she served as a Sunday School and Bible School Teacher...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175917736
Even after 100 years, town debates what to do with memories of lynching

...stays alive.The ADL is marking the anniversary with a push for Georgia to pass a hate-crime law. . The Georgia Historical Society is bringing Oney to Marietta to talk about the case.And on August 16, Lebow will lead a memorial service at which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-09/even-after-100-years-town-deb