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Heritage is threatened

...undeserved assault on the memory of our Southern heroes has never been this vile or demanding...statues and memorials in nearly every Southern town, large and small. Now, after...in history is threatened.That same Southern spirit dwells in the flag supporters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-07-01/heritage-threatened
The Way We Were: Brooks Keel

...Harvard on the Hill."Well what do you know? Later this month, now-Dr. Brooks Keel, the current president of Georgia Southern University, is on track to be named president of Georgia Regents University, the school created when Augusta State University...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-01/way-we-were-brooks-keel
Rants & Raves

...media and not so much the Northerners. Visit any coastal destination from Florida to North Carolina and you will hardly hear a Southern visitor speaking. Go figure. I ADMIRE the parents of Rachel Dolezal for coming forward and telling the world that their daughter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-01/rants-raves
Boards for Georgia Regents Medical Center and Georgia Regents Health System approved continuing budgets

...meetings in August. The boards also voted to continue their current memberships until a new president is chosen.Georgia Southern University President Brooks Keel is the only candidate for that position. The University System of Georgia Board of Regents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-07-01/boards-georgia-regents-medic
Karin Calloway | The Augusta Chronicle

...Stories by Karin Calloway Pound cake is a Southern tradition, but a really good one requires...version of a recipe that appeared in Southern Living Magazine years ago. Mother's...corn cakes and macaroni and cheese are Southern favorites. Tuesday, Feb. 23...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/authors/karin-calloway-0
Graniteville Train Accident | The Augusta Chronicle

...Graniteville Train Accident On January 6, 2005, a Norfolk Southern Corp. freight train carrying chemicals hit a parked train...According to federal court records and annual reports of Norfolk Southern, the largest settlement was to the owners of Avondale Mills...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/graniteville-train-accident
Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant | The Augusta Chronicle

...Westinghouse, while the turbines and electric generators were manufactured by General Electric. The plant, one of three in the Southern Company system, is jointly owned by Georgia Power (45.7%), Oglethorpe Power Corporation (30%), Municipal Electric...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/businesses/vogtle-nuclear-powe
Georgia Regents University names Brooks Keel as its lone finalist in its president's search

...community, officials said.Georgia Southern University President Brooks Keel was...about what he has accomplished at Georgia Southern," he said. "He has Augusta roots...his local ties, his work at Georgia Southern since he became its president in 2010...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-06-30/georgia-regents-universit
Ben Harbin will leave Legislature to become lobbyist

...said Monday he would resign next month to take a position with Southern Strategy Group, a Columbia-based lobbying group with offices...of the areas they have always worked on," Harbin said of Southern Strategy Group.Harbin said his relationship with the firm...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-29/ben-harbin-will-leave-le
Augusta Canal boat tours cruise through city's history

...Seconds later, she thrust a plush, gray bunny rabbit through an opening in the curtain and, in a deeper voice and richer Southern drawl than her own, told a roomful of excited day care students all about how cotton, carrots (the bunny's favorite...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-06-30/augusta-canal-bo