Wed., February 26, 2014 4:20pm
Black Confederates are a relatively small but symbolically important part of the South's history of the Civil War. Or as Georgia Benton puts it...
Tue., February 11, 2014 6:04pm
Savannah's Owens-Thomas House is largely behind a new history book. "Slavery and Freedom in Savannah" is one of the first...
Wed., December 4, 2013 6:00pm
Looking back, Vince Dooley never expected to last at the University of Georgia. “To my wife Barbara, I said, ‘Don’t get too comfortable. Don’t...
Thu., October 17, 2013 4:42pm
The remains of a Spanish and Native American settlement are falling into a creek. Archaeologists are busy documenting the site. But officials are...
Wed., August 28, 2013 12:00pm
Many Georgians now in positions of power attended the 1963 March on Washington 50 years ago today. Their memories are as diverse as they are. In...
Tue., August 27, 2013 5:00am
The deadliest storm in Georgia history struck the state 120 years ago Tuesday. The 1893 hurricane killed about 2,000 people. But it also was one of...
Mon., August 26, 2013 12:53pm
At the nation marks 50 years since the March on Washington, it's worth taking time to note the foot soldiers who fought for change locally. In...
Wed., July 17, 2013 7:10pm
A Savannah historian and author is turning Colonial Georgia history 180 degrees. Paul Pressly argues that America's 13th Colony had more in...
Wed., January 2, 2013 3:26pm
A new exhibit at the Library of Congress tells the story of the Civil War through the eyes of a Macon teenager.
Sat., October 13, 2012 11:00am
Archaeologists say they've unearthed timbers hidden since the Civil War which are believed to be from Confederate Camp Lawton, a stockade used...