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Put flags in museums

...and the president said it should be in a museum. I know he must have meant Confederate museums around the country.I recall a story in the...What if Confederate flags can be put in museums and taken down from public buildings? Would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-07-01/put-flags-museums
Augusta home of Declaration of Independence signer George Walton to open for tours July 4

...downtown Au gusta.John McBrayer, the museum's director, said the Fourth of July...away as Hawaii and Europe.Calling the museum one of Augusta's best kept secrets...any idea that there's a 1700s house museum right next door," McBrayer said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-02/augusta-home-declaration-inde
SC senator urges rebel flag support

...to those who make a financial contribution to his campaign. Bright has urged supporters to sign an online petition to keep the flag on the capitol grounds. Republican Gov. Nikki Haley has urged lawmakers to move the flag to a museum.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-02/sc-senator-urges-rebel-flag-
Around the Block

The Morris Museum of art is looking for volunteers to serve...tours, assist with special events, greet museum guests and participate in continuing education...and growharrisburg.org. The Morris Museum of Art will show Song of the South at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-06-30/around-block
A new day has arrived

...affiliated with mistakes of the past, regardless of location. The Confederate flag should and must join other heritage icons in museums and private places where those interested can observe and contemplate.The rise in vandalizing Confederate emblems should...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-07-01/new-day-has-arrived
Upcoming Calendar

...2 p.m. Sunday, July 19, Morris Museum of Art; guitarist plays a variety of...2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 23, Morris Museum of Art; members of Georgia Regents University...30-3:15 p.m. Saturdays, Augusta Museum of History, 560 Reynolds St., Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-06-30/upcoming-calenda
When and where to celebrate the Fourth of July

...beach party noon, Savannah Lakes Marina; tlsps.orgAmerican Stories in Song: 1:30 p.m. Saturday, July 4, Augusta Museum of History Rotunda, 560 Reynolds St.; performed by Augusta Bel Canto choral ensemble; freeFourth of July Celebration: 2...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-07-01/when-and-where-celebr
Haley vetoes money to promote Woodrow Wilson Home

...The renovated residence in Columbia remains the only presidential home in the state. Wilson was 14 when he lived there.Last year, lawmakers overrode Haley's veto of $250,000 in national marketing funds for the home turned museum.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-06-30/haley-vetoes-money-promote-wood
Statue of Ben Tillman, former governor and white supremacist, vandalized

...raised again.South Carolina lawmakers are expected next week to consider proposals to take the flag down and move it to a museum. The flag has flown at the Statehouse since the 1960s. It was removed from the Statehouse dome and placed at a Confederate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-30/statue-ben-tillman-former-gov
Rants & Raves

...the Masters. Have you not been to our wonderful museums, the Lucy Craft Laney Museum and the Augusta Museum of History? The other day...who came from Florida specifically to visit the museums to see anything James Brown. We also have our...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-27/rants-raves