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New Orleans renaissance leaves Lower 9th Ward in the wilderness

...20.5 million community center attest to hard-fought progress. But only one school has reopened, and few stores.Reconstruction money matched pre-Katrina market values that didn't cover rebuilding. A protracted debate over whether to abandon the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/weather/2015-08-23/new-orleans-renaissance-lea
Wrightsboro Road project prompts lane closures

...Georgia Department of Transportation plans lane closures in the week ahead for the Wrightsboro Road widening and reconstruction project.At various times one of two lanes on Wrightsboro Road from Flowing Wells Road to Bobby Jones Expressway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-07/wrightsboro-road-project-prom
Lane closures planned on portion of Wrightsboro Road

...Georgia Department of Transportation plans lane closures in the week ahead for the Wrightsboro Road widening and reconstruction project.At various times one of two lanes on Wrightsboro Road from Flowing Wells Road to Bobby Jones Expressway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-07/lane-closures-planned-portion
Photos detail King Tut's face

CAIRO, Egypt - The first CT scan facial reconstructions of King Tutankhamun's mummy have produced images strikingly similar to the boy pharaoh's ancient portraits, with one model...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/11/liv_452809.shtml
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Park Service now looks at Civil War Reconstruction sites

...period of American history: the era of Reconstruction after the war. The agency is embarking...telling the sometimes-bloody story of Reconstruction - a time when 4 million blacks, freed...nationally important sites dealing with the Reconstruction era from the Civil War through 1900...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-25/park-service-now-looks-civil
Some SPLOST projects make cut, some don't

...but it does address some of the major drainage basins and roads and pedestrian safety issues ? like Wrightsboro Road reconstruction and pedestrian safety improvements ? that have been needed for a long time," Jackson said.Though requests for a new...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-10/some-splost-projects-mak
Thousands view slain pastor

...carried Wednesday into the Statehouse where he served the people for nearly 20 years, becoming the first black person since Reconstruction to rest in honor in the South Carolina Rotunda. Hours later, his congregation returned to the scene of a massacre, keeping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-06-25/thousands-view-slain-pastor
Software donation aids accident reconstruction

...the 21st century when it implements the latest in accident reconstruction software in 2014.Last week, the agency received ARAS 360...software takes the technical complications (of accident reconstruction) and puts it into a form so that it's easily understood...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-12-22/software-donation-aids
Aiken street closed for accident reconstruction Wednesday

The Aiken Department of Public Safety's Accident Reconstruction Team will be mapping a traffic collision in the southbound lane of Laurens Street between Hampton and Edgefield avenues from 9...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-04-14/aiken-street-closed-ac
Reconstruction-era blacks reclaim spot in history

...the South Carolina House during Reconstruction reclaimed their place in history...Museum played host to a major Reconstruction exhibit that offered a balanced look at the complex period. Reconstruction was the federal government's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/19/met_224409.shtml
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