Laney-Walker, Bethlehem Heritage Trail plans considered

...visit, what are the lessons, what are the insights you want them to glean?" asked Bobby Donaldson, an associate history professor at University of South Carolina who is working on the project.Donaldson said the goal is to help tourists and locals...

Kansas City memorial puts focus on century-old war

...S. involvement in the First World War wasn't as lengthy as that of the other nations', Graydon Tunstall, history professor at the University of South Florida, said it's vital to study World War I."World War II gets the majority of...

Savannah River Site influence on women focus of Tuesday lecture

...nation's changing social, cultural and political domains during the Cold War, said Frederickson, an associate history professor at the University of Alabama.In the Aiken and North Augusta areas, women braced for change as they grew accustomed...

The Discoverers

Opens Friday, May 16, 2014 Synopsis: Burned-out history professor Lewis Birch (Griffin Dunne) and his two teenage kids (Madeleine Martin and Devon Graye) are en route to an important conference when their extended road trip takes an unexpected detour in this bittersweet tale of family dysfunction. The trip was supposed to be the catalyst that reinvigorates Lewis' career, but when his estranged father Stanley (Stuart Margolin) skips out to join a Lewis and Clark historical reenactment trek, the conference takes a back seat to making sure this troubled family doesn't fracture beyond repair. David Rasche and Ann Dowd also star. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Griffin Dunne, Madeleine Martin, Cara Buono, Stuart Margolin, David Rasche Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Georgia professor wins Pulitzer Prize

...the Pulitzer Prize winners announced Tuesday was a history professor from the University of Georgia. Edward J. Larson...said the idea for the book came from fellow Georgia history professor Peter Hoffer. Mr. Larson used a relatively new...

Weekend roundup

...entertainment events and other activities scheduled for today and Sunday: COWBOY MIKE: Michael N. Searles, a history professor at Augusta State University, will perform as Cowboy Mike, the Black Cowboy, at 12:30 and 2:30 p.m. today...

Roving eye of Newt

...charge of the House after decades of being in the minority. Unfortunately, history will also remember the one-time history professor as one of Congress' greatest hypocrites. After that stunning '94 victory, Gingrich sang the praises of "family...

Robert Herron (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Colonel Robert McKissen Herron, a retired history professor at Paine College and the Georgia Military College at Fort Gordon, died after a long illness at Saint Joseph Hospital in Augusta...

Remember past Novembers

...words of another of my heroes, Winston Churchill. Before Congress, he reminded us that we did not get this far because "we are made of sugar candy."(The writer is a history professor at Georgia Regents University Augusta.)

Talmadge at 100: Forgotten, tarnished political force

...surprising upsets in Georgia political history."The sad thing about Her man Talmadge, " University of Georgia history professor James C. Cobb once said, "is he probably could have taken Georgia further than he did, if he had moved further...