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Using high-tech equipment, UGA students locate lost graves

...Old Athens Cemetery, was once the main burial place for Athens, from about 1810 to 1856, when the much larger Oconee Hill Cemetery opened a few hundred yards away, across the street from what is now Sanford Stadium. Among the roughly 800 people...
When Bulldogs go to heaven

...Hartman's 2006 funeral at another plot in the Oconee Hill Cemetery, just across the street from the stadium. Mr...crowd the railroad tracks along the edge of the Oconee Hill Cemetery to catch the game. Even today, groups of lettermen...
Funeral honors fallen soldier

...Sgt. Dressler was buried with military honors in Oconee Hill Cemetery, his body escorted by a detail of soldiers from...Dressler, the minister said. It sits at the edge of Oconee Hill Cemetery, on land that slopes gently down to the Middle...
Fertilizer changes UGA campus creek color

...Water flowing down the section of Tanyard Creek that goes under the stadium and East Campus Road and through Oconee Hill Cemetery to the North Oconee River bore a bluish-green tint, cemetery sexton Brian Adler said.Adler notified the state...
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Body parts are stolen from crypt

...have any suspects or motives for the break-in at Oconee Hill Cemetery, the final resting place for many renowned locals...Both are at least 100 years old," he said. Oconee Hill Cemetery was opened in 1856 after further burials were prohibited...

...editions should have said the burial of Dr. Dianne C. Davison, which will be at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at Oconee Hill Cemetery in Athens, Ga., will be open to friends. Incorrect information was provided to The Chronicle. The Augusta...
Former UGA first lady dies

...will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Reid Memorial Presbyterian Church on Walton Way, with a private burial at Oconee Hill Cemetery in Athens at 4:30 p.m. "She was a distinguished UGA alumnus who had the highest aspirations for her alma...
Davison honored at funeral

...enriched Athens, this community and our state," Mr. Beaird said. After the funeral, Dr. Davison was buried at Oconee Hills Cemetery in Athens. Reach Jeremy Craig at (706) 823-3409 or
Overtime: Begay gets out of jail, back on tour 1982, died at his home in Athens on March 3. He was 91. Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. today at Oconee Hill Cemetery in Athens. Leathers, who played guard for the Bulldogs in both football and basketball and a member of the golf...
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Mary S. Kicklighter   (TUCKER, Ga.) will be held on Sunday at 2:00 pm at the Bill Head Funeral Home Chapel in Tucker with burial in the Oconee Hills Cemetery in Athens. Visitation will be held one hour prior to services. The Augusta Chronicle-July 3, 2009