Lake Harding News

5/24/2017 8:34:00 PM
Atlanta comes in at No. 25, Birmingham, Ala., is No. 31 and Chattanooga, Tenn., is No. 53. “From the Chattahoochee River rapids to the Midtown historic district, there’s a lot to see, do and explore in Columbus. (And that’s before you count the city ...

5/22/2017 12:15:00 PM
In Georgia, all roads leading to a better fly fishing experience in the Blue Ridge Mountains, famed Chattahoochee River (Hooch), salt marshes on the coast or even en route to a sojourn in the Seychelles, go through Atlanta’s Fish Hawk. The Fish Hawk is ...

5/21/2017 1:38:00 AM
The west platform area is flatter and will have trails for beginners to intermediate riders. Those trails will provide the only views of the Chattahoochee River. The north platform area will have a backcountry feel and also be fairly forgiving, Doane said ...

5/17/2017 9:25:00 AM
Daytona Beach News-Journal
“We actually got eggs, and we saw them hatch and we watched them grow. Then we released them into the Chattahoochee River in Georgia.” This spring, they’re raising a different species: striped bass. These hybrids, the same as those released annually ...

5/16/2017 3:37:00 PM
1100 block of Broadway from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Friday, June 2. Bay Avenue between 11th Street and the Chattahoochee River Club from 11 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 3. While Broadway will be closed in two different blocks on Friday, the cross ...

5/15/2017 8:16:00 AM
“There were Cherokee all through this area because this was their nation,” he said. “From the Chattahoochee River all the way to Alabama was their country.” He said the long-lost fort serves as a symbol of loss for the Cherokee who were displaced ...

5/9/2017 4:00:00 PM
Move over Jacksons, there’s a new kayak family in town. That’s what played out at this year’s U.S. Freestyle Kayaking National Championships on the Chattahoochee River in Columbus, Georgia, where six children (from the 12-child Kellogg family ...

5/9/2017 12:46:00 AM
Forsyth News
Counties in a Level 2 are Cobb, Coweta, Dekalb, Douglas, Forsyth, Fulton, Gwinnett, Habersham, Hall, Lumpkin, Paulding and White counties, all of which depend on Lake Lanier and the Chattahoochee River for water supply. “Lake Lanier is a large reservoir ...

5/8/2017 12:41:00 PM
La Grange Daily News
“There are very few towns that have a park on the bank of the Chattahoochee River, and have access with boat ramps and have a city that is encouraging getting out and kayaking, and so by helping encourage and inviting folks to join us, we are also hoping ...

5/5/2017 12:55:00 PM
Island Packet Online
That finding in a new study by Clemson University and others at the Tom Yawkey Wildlife Center near Georgetown, S.C., shatters long-accepted dogma on the reproduction and growth of the American alligator. “Either the dogma is wrong, or middle age is ...

5/5/2017 11:57:53 AM
Get Outdoors and experience your Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area as you have never done before. Sweep the Hooch is a day of service mobilizing volunteers on foot, in waders, or paddlers to remove trash throughout the watershed.

5/3/2017 7:08:00 PM
But those who want to try something a little more advanced should check out Morgan Falls Dam on the Chattahoochee River in Sandy Springs. Located at the very end of Morgan Falls Road, the dam has a small, metal fishing pier installed on the downstream bank ...

5/3/2017 12:56:00 PM
Paddlers of all ages and skill levels will take to the water on Saturday, May 20, for the 15th Annual Back to the Chattahoochee River Race and Festival. Organized and presented by Chattahoochee Riverkeeper (CRK) in partnership with the National Park ...

5/3/2017 8:55:00 AM
FOX News
The Rothschild-Pound House is set in the historic neighborhood in Columbus and is walking distance to both the Chattahoochee River and downtown Columbus. Where to eat: 11 th and Bay Southern Table is posted along the Chattahoochee River and serves up ...

5/2/2017 9:44:00 AM
There will still be plenty of fun at the 2017 RiverFest on Friday and Saturday. Event coordinator Stephanie Woodham said the annual competition on the Chattahoochee River was canceled this year, but it may return in 2018. “We just did not have enough ...

5/2/2017 1:00:00 AM
Memorial Day River Canoe Trip at Chattahoochee Nature Center, Sunday Take advantage of your day off and enjoy a little peace and quiet with a beautiful paddle down the Chattahoochee River. A naturalist will guide you from 9 a.m. to noon and get you back ...

5/1/2017 8:35:00 PM
What was the neatest thing about it? “That we were so high in the air and were going so fast. We could see all the Chattahoochee River and everything. And I saw my school,” says Jihran Gomilla. “My dream is to be a mathematician.> Would that figure ...

5/1/2017 6:28:00 AM
Saporta Report
When people think about water and Atlanta, years of litigation and media coverage means that the Chattahoochee River is probably what comes to mind. The headwaters and much of the Chattahoochee, even into the metro area, flow through vast protected forests ...

4/30/2017 8:36:00 AM
The Tampa Tribune
The oysters and the other wildlife, too. Upstream, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers controls Lake Lanier, north of Atlanta, and four other reservoirs on the Chattahoochee. The Corps shows no inclination to send more water Florida's way. Nor does the state ...

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4/29/2017 9:00:00 PM
Marietta Daily Journal
A new National Park Service report shows that more than 2.7 million people visited the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area, which sits on the border of Cobb and Fulton counties, in 2016. Visitors spent more than $119 million in communities near ...

4/27/2017 2:16:00 PM
Law 360
The National Wildlife Federation, the Florida Wildlife Federation and Apalachicola Bay and River Keeper Inc. said the Corps, which operates five dams on the Chattahoochee River, didn’t prepare an adequate environmental impact statement when updating its ...

4/27/2017 10:22:00 AM
La Grange Daily News
The group got started 22 years ago when an Atlanta group took measures to make cities take action to prevent raw sewage from overflowing into the Chattahoochee River the way it did during the ‘80s and ‘90s. Because of the group’s action, the city of ...

4/24/2017 12:58:00 AM
Saporta Report
In metro Atlanta, we enjoy three national park sites: Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area, Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park, and Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Site. Like other units in the national system, they are suffering ...

4/20/2017 7:15:00 PM
That decreases the flow of water down the Chattahoochee river, which flows into the Apalachicola river. Experts blame the water shortage for killing Franklin County's oyster industry. The U.S. Supreme Court is scheduled to rule on the issue soon.

4/20/2017 5:44:00 PM
COLUMBUS, Ga. — Thursday Georgia Attorney General Chris Carr was in town speaking at the Chattahoochee River Club. The Attorney General spoke inside a room full of attorneys and other members of the bar. Carr addressed everything from the water wars to ...

4/20/2017 4:21:00 PM
Reporter Newspapers
The Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area’s estimated visits and economic impact declined more than 10 percent last year, but the park is still a major contributor to the local economy, according to an annual federal report. The park system drew ...

4/18/2017 2:25:00 PM
The event was held on the Chattahoochee River at the Whitewater Good Wave in front of RiverWalk Island. “It was awesome to win on my home wave,” Mason said. “I train down here all the time.” There were eight kayakers in his category and three were ...

4/17/2017 7:12:00 PM
After retiring in 2013 from 22 years as a human resources manager with the Army and Air Force Exchange Service, she has starred in the “Rollin with Kristine” wheelchair travel show on YouTube, including whitewater rafting on the Chattahoochee River, ...

4/17/2017 9:57:00 AM
Atlanta Journal Constitution
334-201-5510, Not all of the waterways are calm and serene. The white water along the Chattahoochee River near Phenix City features several difficult and and 10 smaller rapids that are part of one of the longest urban, white-water ...

4/13/2017 9:56:00 AM
Americus Times-Recorder
DAWSON — The Lower Chattahoochee River Soil & Water Conservation District announces the 2017 Soil Stewardship theme: “Healthy Soils are Full of Life”. Soil Stewardship Week will be officially celebrated April 30- May 7, and is a fun and educational ...

4/12/2017 7:51:00 PM
Students from St. Pius X Catholic High School, assisted by members of the Upper Chattahoochee Chapter of Trout Unlimited, recently released trout fingerlings into the Chattahoochee River. The project started approximately three months ago when the school ...

4/12/2017 1:58:00 PM
Opelika-Auburn News
So are LaGrange, Newnan, Pine Mountain, Warm Springs and Tuskegee. If you are looking for water and parks, there’s Eufaula, Lake Martin, Lake Harding and West Point. We have access to rivers like the Tallapoosa, Coosa, Alabama and Chattahoochee.

4/11/2017 4:16:00 PM
The tornadoes are as follows. The first tornado of the day started in Barbour County moved into extreme northern Henry County then crossed the Chattahoochee River moving into Quitman County. This tornado had maximum winds of 115 mph and a rating on the ...

4/11/2017 9:02:00 AM
The kayakers are competing for prizes in different classes in the competition, which begins Friday on the Chattahoochee River at Whitewater’s Good Wave in front of RiverWalk Island. It will start again Saturday at 1 p.m. and go until 5 p.m. It is free to ...

4/8/2017 8:18:00 AM
Atlanta Journal Constitution
Unsafe levels of E. coli have made it a bad idea to hop into the Chattahoochee River for probably the whole weekend, according to the latest water readings. The United States Geological Survey’s BacteriAlert system has a health advisory in place after a ...

4/7/2017 7:26:00 PM
Atlanta Journal Constitution
Unsafe levels of E. coli have made it a bad idea to hop into the Chattahoochee River for probably the whole weekend, according to the latest water readings. The United States Geological Survey’s BacteriAlert system has a health advisory in place after a ...

4/6/2017 1:24:00 PM
Drought operations will reduce the flow of water from Lake Lanier into the Chattahoochee River, which ultimately feeds the Apalachicola River. “By entering drought operations, the minimum flow into the Apalachicola River to protect threatened and ...

4/6/2017 7:45:00 AM
La Grange Daily News
Last year, 582 volunteers pulled 15.5 tons of trash from the Chattahoochee River and its tributaries, and the Riverkeeper organization is seeing the effect of the cleanup in the rivers and lakes. “We’ve been doing that clean up since we started in 1994 ...

4/5/2017 8:59:00 PM
“Sweep the Hooch brings together a whole lot of volunteers to clean the Chattahoochee River,” said Parks and Recreation Department director Ben Skipper. “From the Girl Scouts to businesses, we had people who came out last year and got about two ...

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