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Lawmakers push Augusta Canal funding

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 02/20/2015 - 5:23pm

 ATLANTA -- The members of the Augusta legislative delegation introduced a resolution Thursday to urge Congress to extend federal funding for the Augusta Canal National Heritage Area.

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C-SPAN to produce feature on Augusta history

Latest from The Augusta Chronicle - Fri, 02/20/2015 - 5:00pm

C-SPAN will be in Augusta on Wednesday to record and feature the city’s history and literary life.

At 1 p.m., officials with the television station will be joined by Augusta Mayor Hardie Davis and Historic Augusta, Inc. Executive Director Erick Montgomery at the Boyhood Home of President Woodrow Wilson.

At Wednesday’s event, C-SPAN representatives will reveal the stories and segments that will be explored by the national network during their stay. During their time in Augusta, C-SPAN representatives will also conduct community and education outreach.

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