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Wyman Roth

...Ficklen Presbyterian Church, where he served as a church Elder. He was a U.S. Army Veteran, having served at the Panama Canal. Graveside services will be 11:00 Monday morning, April 27,2015, at the Washington-Wilkes Memorial Gardens...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174722261
Georgia Regents extends win streak to 10 on national TV

...soldiers as part of a crowd of 2,874 on Military Appreciation Day. Metress is a "military brat" who was born in the Panama Canal Zone ? this is where he picked up the nickname "Dippler the Traveler," thus shortened to "Dip." His father, Patrick...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/gru/2015-02-21/georgia-regents-exten
Augustans remember Oscar Baker

...Jeff Guerrant, of Aiken, send a postcard from the Panama Canal."Another great birthday cruise that included a partial Panama Canal transit," they wrote. "Quite an operation and true...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-19/augustans-remember-oscar-bake
Congressional spending bill funds Savannah port work

...is racing for deeper water to make room for larger cargo ships expected to begin arriving in 2016 via an expanded Panama Canal.Congress has appropriated small sums for the Savannah project since 2009. This latest installment would cover less...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-15/congressional-spending-bil
Elsie Reid

...been living in a nursing home close to her daughter. Both surviving children were with her. Elsie was born in the Panama Canal Zone on April 20, 1924, the oldest of three daughters born into a military family. With her father's retirement...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173103681
Willard King Jr.

...born at Ft. Monmouth, New Jersey and spent his childhood in Eatontown, New Jersey, except three years living in the Panama Canal Zone. He also lived in Augusta, GA and Williamsburg, VA before moving to Florida. Willard was a kind, loving person...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173466451
Final deal to start dredging Savannah harbor close

...Savannah is scrambling for deeper water to make room for supersized cargo ships expected to begin arriving via an expanded Panama Canal in little more than a year.Nearly two years have passed since the federal government gave final approval to the Savannah...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-29/final-deal-start-dredging-sav
Deal says Georgia, Army Corps should finish agreement to deepen Savannah harbor this month

...to deepen their harbors to make room for supersized cargo ships expected to begin arriving soon through an expanded Panama Canal. The Panama project's completion date, originally expected this October, has been pushed back to late 2015. Experts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-09/deal-says-georgia-army-c
Congress raises Savannah harbor price tag to $706 million

...Savannah is scrambling for deeper water to make room for supersized cargo ships expected to begin arriving via an expanded Panama Canal in 2015. The federal government gave final approval to dredging more than 30 miles of the Savannah River in 2012...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-22/congress-raises-savannah-harb
Barrow, Allen both target Obama in early TV ads

...other East Coast ports, is scrambling to deepen its harbor to make room for supersized cargo ships expected once the Panama Canal finishes a major expansion. The Savannah project was granted a federal permit in 2012, but Washington has yet to fund...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-23/barrow-allen-both-target-obam