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Tour shows off central Georgia Civil War site

...a dear price paid for the war," he said. Union troops never took Macon during the war. It was only after Gen. Robert E. Lee surrendered that Macon surrendered peaceably, Colvin said.This is the second year the Cannonball House has done...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-27/tour-shows-central-georgia-ci
Kirby: Native son Wheeler had life of distinction

...he lived in Alabama, where he became a congressman. Still, he always referred to himself as a Georgian.Although Robert E. Lee called him one of the greatest cavalrymen he'd ever seen, Wheeler's lowest West Point grades were in cavalry tactics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-28/native-son-wheeler-had-life-d
Civil War's toll created Arlington National Cemetery

...ordered the land turned into a military cemetery.The location for the cemetery just happened to be the former estate of Robert E. Lee, who took command of the Confederate Army when Virginia seceded from the Union in 1861. The Union Army immediately...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-05-31/civil-wars-toll-created-arlington-n
Deborah Morris

...Growing up in Thomaston, it was evident that Debbie was a star. She excelled both academically and in athletics at Robert E. Lee High School. She enrolled at the University of Georgia, and her star continued to shine. She was a member of Alpha...

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Grover Lee Jr.

...GA. He was the youngest of Grover C. Lee Sr. and Sara Ann Grantham Lee. He is preceded in passing by his brother Robert E. Lee, his sisters Agnes Lee Ash and Ruth Lee Merritt; still with us is his sister Dorothy Lee Vaughan. He leaves behind...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000170345207
Empty Stocking Fund donations

...Nickolas Sexton $50Joyce Rollins $20Pamela Oblanc $50In Memory of Harry C. Anderson $50In Loving Memory of My Father Robert E. Lee Michael $100Ralph and Barbara Hauenstein $25John Nikander $100Kenneth and Dana Jenkins $40Carl and Becky Coulson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-07/empty-stocking-fund-donations
2 Civil War museums in US team up for new center

...has among its vast Confederate-centric collection Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson's sword and the flag that flew at Robert E. Lee's headquarters. The other museum strives to tell the story of the American Civil War through the eyes of Northerners...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-11-23/2-civil-war-museums-us-team-new-cen
What does it mean to be patriotic? Take a road trip and find out

...tirelessly and in unison for a more perfect union.Turning points 150 years ago:? Going into Gettysburg, Pa., Robert E. Lee had the upper hand. Federal troops had a major change in command two days before battle. They were beaten back the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-09-22/what-does-it-mea
Empty Stocking Donors 2013

...Nickolas Sexton $50Joyce Rollins $20Pamela Oblanc $50In Memory of Harry C. Anderson $50In Loving Memory of My Father Robert E. Lee Michael $100Ralph and Barbara Hauenstein $25John Nikander $100Kenneth and Dana Jenkins $40Carl and Becky Coulson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/emptystocking/2013
Georgia woman has 1 of 2 winning lottery tickets

...bike and walking trails there as well as a carving depicting Confederate heroes of the Civil War, including Gen. Robert E. Lee.Curry's house is just a few miles from the park. A man who answered the door in a neighborhood of brick and stucco...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-18/georgia-woman-has-1-2-winning