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Ellis Street Canal | The Augusta Chronicle

...wayside as city officials dealt with pressing financial matters that have upstaged this urban renewal proposal. Some of Thurmond Lake's campgrounds and day-use recreation areas might close earlier, and possibly open later, as the Ar my Corps...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/urban-renewal/ellis-street-canal
Fishing tournaments for July 3

...Lake Murray. Aug. 23: Greenwood State Park, Lake Greenwood. Sept. 20: Dorn Boating Facility, Hawe Creek, Thurmond Lake. Oct. 4: Dreher Island State Park, Lake Murray. Dec. 6: Highway 72 ramp, Lake Russell.Fort Gordon Sportsman's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2015-07-02/fishing-tourname
Boating patrol hits Georgia lakes

...together to enforce the laws across the waterways that straddle the two states' border ? Hartwell, Russell and Thurmond lakes, and the Savannah River.Under the law, those found in violation of boating laws will be issued a written citation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-02/boating-patrol-hits-georgia-
Hot weather, high water at Thurmond Lake attracting big crowds

First came spring rains that filled Thurmond Lake to the brim. Then came hot weather that on many days...Ideal conditions for boating, fishing and swimming at Thurmond Lake have kept park rangers on their toes, especially on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-28/hot-weather-high-water-thurm
Famed guide Donald Ray "Buddy" Edge is calling it a day

...back and legs have forced Donald Ray "Buddy" Edge, 59, to retire as a professional striped bass fishing guide on Thurmond Lake."It had gotten so bad that I didn't want to have a party out and then tell them we had to go in because my arthritis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2015-06-25/famed-guide-dona
Baab: Oxygenation system could explain larger catches at Thurmond Lake

As fishing page editor for more than 30 years, I get to see the results of most bass tournaments held on Thurmond Lake.One trend to which I had no answer, until earlier this week, was seeing five-fish catches totaling 25 pounds and a bit more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2015-06-18/baab-oxygenation
New commander this week for Army Corps of Engineers' Savannah District

...construction programs at 11 Army and Air Force installations in Georgia and North Carolina; Hartwell, Russell and Thurmond lakes and dams; and environmental and regulatory permits for Georgia.Griffin has deployed to Afghanistan, Iraq and Kosovo...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-15/new-commander-week-army-corp
St. John's Thurmond Lake services to begin Sunday

St. John United Methodist Church has announced the schedule for its weekly services at Thurmond Lake.The services, which have been held annually for more than 50 years, begin at 8:45 a.m. at the church's lakeside property...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-06-05/st-johns-thurmond-lake-s
Heavy rainfall caused partial roof collapse at Thurmond Lake Visitor Center; closed for repairs

...overnight rainfall caused a partial roof collapse at Thurmond Lake Visitor Center, which will be closed for several days...Thurmond Dam and is the only visitor center for the lake.Thurmond Lake was 330.01 feet above sea level on Thursday morning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-04/heavy-rainfall-caused-partial
The National Park Service's decision on Biscayne isn't popular

...down the plan.More details are available from info@keepamericafishing.org. ? Reports continue to come in from Thurmond Lake bass fishermen about finding largemouth bass with arrow wounds caused by bow fishermen breaking the law. Game fish...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2015-06-11/national-park-se