Historical marker to return to Old Medical College in Augusta

...from the 700 block of Broad Street in 2013 after a complaint about offensive wording. The marker read:"Nice quaint old town Au gusta, rambling great street 2 miles long, doctors and shopkeepers the society of the place, the latter far more...

The Way We Were: Fire Prevention

...it's only when an old building catches fire that we might remember this used to happen a lot. Do you remember any great old town fires?Share it in an e-mail to bill.kirby@augustachronicle.com.

Washington DC: Don't skip must-sees but take time to explore

...of transportation. Check out monuments by kayaking the Potomac.Try the hop-on, hop-off tour options, including Old Town Trolley Tours, D.C. Ducks (land and water) and Big Bus.Visit the monuments at night or book an evening tour...

Tiger Woods misses cut at British Open

...at least enjoyed that familiar walk over the Swilcan Bridge and up the 18th fairway Saturday at St. Andrews, the gray old town in the background and a crowd six deep lining the road and watching from windows. Not so familiar was his score.He...

Find traces of 'Mockingbird' in Lee's town

...just days away from publication, Monroeville has sites aplenty that draw fans searching for remnants of that "tired old town" where attorney Atticus Finch defended a wrongly accused Tom Robinson while Finch's children Jem and Scout watched...

Nature, history buffs will find Connecticut town delightful

...evenings, the stage affords concerts or theatrical performances, but during the day, anyone can tour the 100-year-old town hall-cum-theater and browse the small museum dedicated to Hepburn's career.The eco-savvy set should appreciate...

Videos help us to learn the history of Augusta

...hotel bedroom.THE TOWN TAVERN: People in Augusta love their restaurants ? even if they aren't here anymore. Take the old Town Tavern, which used to be packed during Masters Week. And you if you were a competing golfer, you were seated immediately...

Falling oil prices raise alarm in North Dakota towns that invested in construction projects

...to the sheer volume of crude flowing from "hot-spots."And so the building continues in Watford City, a century-old town that once marked the end of the line for the Great Northern Railroad. Roughly 60 rigs are drilling in surrounding McKenzie...

Setting the right tone

...significantly better than he found it. The best thing a toothless mayor can do is set the right tone, and Copenhaver could hardly have set a better one.He will long be considered one of this old town's most beloved leaders, and rightly so.

Friendship Nine protesters to have arrest records erased

...place."The men's names are engraved on the stools at the counter of the restaurant on Main Street, now called the Old Town Bistro. A plaque outside marks the spot where they were arrested.In 2009, a white man named Elwin Wilson who tried...