Find traces of 'Mockingbird' in Lee's town

...across the street.In the atrium outside the courtroom, part of a gnarly old tree trunk taken from near the original Lee home site is encased in plastic. With a notch in the side, the log evokes the knotty hardwood where Boo Radley emerged from his...

Fruit tree varieties make home orchards possible

...orchards. Your local Extension office has a spray schedule.Pears require less attention. You've probably seen many old home sites with old pear trees where nothing has been done for years, and the trees are loaded with good fruit. There are several...

ACC keeping its football title game in Charlotte

...guarantee their same seat for both games.Swofford said the conference only briefly considered hosting the game at the home site of the conference's top team, but quickly decided not to pursue that option."First of all, from a competitive standpoint...

Cherry Tree Crossing closer to demolition

...October to build a modern, mixed-income apartment complex on the Cherry Tree Crossing site. The developer also built Walton Oaks and the Legacy at Walton Oaks on the former Underwood Homes site on Sand Bar Ferry Road for the housing authority.

February honors female Columbia County preacher

...preacher from the banks of Kiokee Creek.The Marshalls' home site and the Old Kiokee Church building are not far from our...Tubman Road, off Washington Road in Columbia County. The home site has interpretive markers and is well worth a visit. DAN...

Peach Belt Conference set up for frenetic finish

...Belt commissioner Dave Brunk told The Augusta Chronicle starting next season the basketball tournament will return to home sites for first-round (quarterfinal) games. Then, the highest remaining seed will play host to the semifinals and finals...

Laney defense holds off Vidalia

...10-2) advances to the state quarterfinals for the first time since 2004. The Wildcats will face Lovett, with the home site to be decided by a coin flip at 9 a.m. today in Madison, Ga."Those kids have been digging and grinding all year...

Michaux, bowl executive debate BCS system

...likely end up going to bowl sites for any playoff games except the championship. I think they would end up doing it at home sites until the championship game. That would be a reasonable way to it. So Auburn would host a first-round game against...

A Hill of a problem

...The vet's family has the option of either continuing to work with the homeowners association or to look for another home site. We hope both sides find a way for the Gittenses to stay. After all, they moved to Knob Hill for the same reasons everyone...

More artifacts discovered at lost Civil War site

...commander's headquarter building, things like that. It would be a large complex, perhaps a combination of existing home sites commandeered for use, along with tents and temporary buildings."Actual digging will proceed slowly, due to the need...