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Georgia welcome centers to get facelift

...pay for renovating Georgia's welcome centers and rest areas.The Department...enhance the appearance of the nine welcome centers and 17 rest areas that dot the...vending machines and maps, and the welcome centers offer tourist information and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-08-29/georgia-wel
Road Trips: Cruise-in on the Town Square, Edgefield

...Civic League will serve spaghetti suppers for $7 from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Tompkins Library on the Square. Call the Welcome Center at (803) 637-4010 to reserve a ticket.WKSX will be playing oldies via live broadcast. A 50/50 drawing will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-14/road-trips-cruise-tow
Kirby: I'll be thanking Joseph M. Still Burn Centers at the Peachtree Road Race

...North Augusta, sent several cards from Virginia, Pennsylvania, and North Carolina where a "nice lady at the NC welcome center got this card out of her desk drawer for you."Lyn and Kathy Smith, of Appling, are in the nation's smallest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-03/kirby-ill-be-thanking-joseph-
Ramblin' Rhodes: Georgia On My Mind Day to be treat for tourists, locals

...big day on Thursday, Nov. 13, 1969, when Georgia Gov. Lester Maddox came to Augusta to dedicate the eighth "Welcome Center" in the state.The seven-acre site on I-20 at the Savannah River was said to be large enough to accommodate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-09/ramblin-rhodes-georgi
SC legislature upholds 22 of Haley's 76 budget vetoes

...dubbed "Undiscovered South Carolina."Haley argued the budget needs to take care of existing state parks and welcome centers, not increase spending through "yet another grant program."Sen. Paul Cambell, R-Goose Creek, asked his colleagues...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-18/sc-legislature-upholds-22-hal
Visitor centers expect more traffic during Masters

...manager of the South Carolina Welcome Center on Interstate 20 in North Augusta.Freeman, who has worked at the welcome center for nearly 40 years, said many...Augusta National Golf Club.The welcome center keeps in contact with hotels in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-01/visitor-centers-expect-more-t
James Crawford

...officiating. Burial will be at Mt. Olive Memorial Garden. Mr. Crawford was an information specialist at the Georgia Welcome Center on I-20. He was part of the James Brown Revue and Brown s business manager from 1963 to 1967. Survivors includes...

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Project ramrodded through

...the People's Republic of North Augusta and Aiken County! That's the sign we need to hang at the Interstate 20 welcome center after you cross the Savannah River from Georgia.The city of North Augusta, against the wishes of its citizens, has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-09-18/project-ramrodded-throug
Civil War anniversary tourists aren't invading Georgia

...e-mailed to about 2,000 subscribers, and it is scripting driving tours. Plans also call for an online video, welcome-center brochures, and familiarization trips for tour operators and travel writers next year, all related to the war...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-11-25/civil-war-anniversary-to
Sara Cameron

...the age of 38, Mrs. Cameron was recruited to move to North Carolina to become the Director of the state's new Welcome Center program. Under Sara's leadership, the program won a number of awards and accolades. Sara was recognized by the...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000160645911