Mon., December 3, 2012 1:00pm
Residents of a central Georgia town are protesting a decision to demolish an elementary school, saying the building is an important piece of history and should be saved.
Tue., June 12, 2012 12:06pm
City officials in Gainesville have approved demolition of a building at the site of one of the nation's deadliest tornadoes 76 years ago. A local architect says human remains might still be buried there, and he says an archaeological investigation is needed. The Times of Gainesville reports that several factory workers were killed when the tornado tore through the town on April 6, 1936.
Mon., June 11, 2012 9:00am
Augusta officials are facing a growing problem with abandoned buildings in the city. The city's code enforcement manager has a list of more than 300 properties that are either considered abandoned or are being seized for demolition.
Wed., May 23, 2012 10:00am
Construction crews have fenced off a historic dormitory at the University of Georgia to prepare for its demolition. University spokesman Tom Jackson said the demolition of 159-bed Rutherford Hall will probably begin in the first full week of June.
Wed., November 9, 2011 11:39am
This week the Board of Regents gave final approval for the demolition of Rutherford Hall at the University of Georgia. The 72 year old dormitory will be torn down in the spring.