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Bill Kirby: Mother Nature can be worrisome

...were "rolling on the (Ohio and Mississippi) river."And Anthony and Susan Lamb, of Gibson, Ga., made it to Mount Rushmore and Pike's Peak. "Amazing sites, beautiful weather!" they report. TODAY'S JOKE: Felix was playing golf...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-06/mother-nature-can-be-worrisom
Kirby: Augusta Chronicle readers' postcards teach lessons from their journeys abroad

...They said Theodore Roose velt National Park in North Dakota was a "very interesting" side trip, as were both the Mount Rushmore and Crazy Horse memorials in South Dakota.Katieanne Randolph, sent a very interesting postcard from Japan, where...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-02/readers-postcards-teach-lesso
The Roosevelt trail leads visitors deep into history

...the region in the 1880s; www.nps.gov/thro/. MOUNT RUSHMORE: Theodore Roosevelt is one of four presidents whose faces adorn Mount Rushmore in South Dakota, along with George Washington, Thomas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-09-20/roosevelt-trail-leads-visitors-deep
Leno says time is right to pass 'Tonight Show' torch

...fixture, which trips up people with simple questions.Leno's favorite Q&A is that those queried about how Mount Rushmore was formed often reply, "erosion." His head-shaking reaction: "The wind and rain not only picked four presidents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-02-03/leno-says-time-right-pass-tonight-s
How the media size up scandals

...Fox News out of covering news events.But perhaps the most blatant example is the 2013 government shutdown that saw Mount Rushmore and the Grand Canyon closed to tourists, but the president's military golf course remained open and his private chefs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-01-10/how-media-size-scanda
Celebrate the Fourth of July with a 10K race

...Benson's Skating Rink, which Shirley's parents own.Carol and Henry Klein, of North Augusta, had a great time at Mount Rushmore and Yellowstone National Park. "Lots of antelope playing and buffalo roaming," they write.TODAY'S JOKE: A...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-07-01/celebrate-fourth-july-10k-rac
Bill Kirby: It's about the journey and the destination

...Minneapolis, he added a post card from the new Target Field baseball park to my collection. In South Dakota he visited Mount Rushmore. And his next a card from North Dakota reported buffalo sightings and more 75 mph speed limits. Then came a card...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-08-02/bill-kirby-its-about-journey-
Postcard contest has leader

...on a postcard a few weeks ago. "12 days; 6,082 miles; 23 states; sent 23 postcards."His highlights were Mount Rushmore, the Four Corners, his first time in six states and his tours of 10 state capitols.He also did what I used to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-08-20/bill-kirby-postcard-contest-h
Who said it was OK to wear your pajamas in public?

...Presidential Library in Simi Valley, Calif. Speaking of presidents, Roy and Laura Morris and Jean Wood sent a card from Mount Rushmore. They also shared a card from the Buffalo Bill Ranch in Nebraska.Pat Vanhooser , of North Augusta, found Alaska...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-06-10/who-said-it-was-ok-wear-your-
Family stories beat hotels in summer vacations

...Kozinsky , of Waynesboro, Ga., have found "lots of spring like temperatures" in South Dakota, where they checked Mount Rushmore off their "bucket list." Greg Brooks found cool temps from the top of the Mendenhall Glacier in Juneau, Alaska...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-06-16/family-stories-beat-hotels-su