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Residents share memories of Savannah River, Miller Theater

...some friends were remembering the 1908 flood in Augusta. I pulled out my tape recorder to capture some oral history.Dorothy Parks recalled that her extended family of aunts, uncles and cousins had all gathered in the home that was considered the safest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-15/residents-share-memories-sava
Civil War soldiers buried as 'unknowns' identified

...install the two new walls, which are 8 feet wide and 4.5 feet tall, as well as new landscaping, said Rich Buss, the city's parks and recreation director.Hunter said community members donated an additional $7,000 to buy and engrave the new slabs of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-16/civil-war-soldiers-burie
Georgia ethics commission fires director Holly LaBerge

...last week, "fundamentally conflicts with the specific mission and purpose of this commission."LaBerge's attorney, Lee Parks, did not immediately respond to an e-mail and a phone call seeking comment, and LaBerge did not immediately respond to a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-08/georgia-ethics-commission-fir
DDA approves low-interest loan for Broad Street redevelopment

...community. Loans may be used for buying property, rehabilitating buildings, new construction, and providing green space and parks; and must be repaid in 10 to 15 years.In June, the Augusta Historic Preservation Commission approved Osbon's post-demolition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-09-11/dda-approve
12 tips for a better Disney trip

...licenses. We couldn't wait to visit the parks with our 1-year-old and 3-year-old...past seven months, we've been to the parks three dozen times. We've gone multiple times a week, even to multiple parks per day. In that time, we have learned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2014-09-06/12-tips-better-disney-tr
Across South Carolina

...Richard Ellison, 53.Authorities say they think the men were changing shifts when they were killed. Greenville County Coroner Parks Evans said both died from multiple injuries near the guard station of the Hollingsworth plant, but he was withholding the exact...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-30/across-south-carolina
Republicans ruinous

...Authority; the Works Project Administration to put people to work; the Civilian Conservation Corps that built the national parks; and, of course, the G.I. Bill, Medicare and Medicaid. The country fought World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-09-07/republicans-ruinous
$20,000 in sanctions issued in Georgia ethics case

...non-transparent."LaBerge referred questions to her attorney, A. Lee Parks, who said in a written statement that she would appeal the...hide the truth and avoid liability in pending litigation," Parks said.The attorney general's office hired attorney Ed Lindsey...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-03/20000-sanctions-issued-g
Augusta residents surveyed want more power for mayor, consider garbage service good

...techniques would have garnered more responses, but at a higher cost.Regarding city services, respondents rated garbage, parks and recreation, the water system and the city Web site as "good," with 39.4 percent rating the new once-weekly garbage...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-03/augusta-residents-survey
AG defends actions of state lawyers in ethics case

...to disclose after he received it from Holly during the litigation, no one would have ever known it existed," attorney Lee Parks said in a statement.A jury ultimately sided with the former director of the ethics commission, who said she was forced out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-04/ag-defends-actions-state-lawy