Fri., July 8, 2011 12:16pm
Hundreds of thousands of soldiers died on Civil War battlefields. Many of the fallen were moved and buried in national cemeteries. But some lie in...
Mon., July 4, 2011 12:01am
A new smart phone app will give tourists at the Augusta Canal a closer look at a Civil War factory. Visitors can look through their phone’s camera...
Mon., May 30, 2011 8:37am
Communities around the state held ceremonies to honor those who have served the country in battle. Over the weekend in Marietta, there was a...
Wed., April 27, 2011 3:50pm
A new map of Civil War historic sites is focused on the impact of the war away from the battlefront and highlights places that illustrate the...
Mon., April 11, 2011 2:18pm
A new marker now stands at the site where Union General William T. Sherman ordered what’s known as the “Burning of Atlanta.”
Fri., March 4, 2011 1:00am
The Georgia Historical Society, the state Department of Economic Development and the Georgia Battlefield Association are sponsoring a plaque telling...
Mon., February 28, 2011 3:50pm
A new historical marker in Columbus tells the story of a mob of women who led a bread riot during the Civil War.
Thu., January 20, 2011 1:26pm
150 years ago, Georgia legislators voted to secede from the Union. Three months later, the nation entered a 4-year Civil War that left 600-thousand...
Wed., January 19, 2011 2:00am
A new historical marker unveiled Wednesday marks the event that led Georgia into the Civil War. The sign in Milledgeville will tell the story of...
Mon., January 3, 2011 5:22pm
January 1861 was a momentous time for the republic. The nation moved closer to Civil War. In Georgia, the state militia took over Ft. Pulaski in a...