History lives in Augusta's street names
Much of Augusta's earliest history is remembered today in its oldest streets.
Dates of the Millennium: January 28
On Jan. 28, 1986, the space shuttle Challenger exploded 73 seconds after liftoff from Cape Canaveral, killing all seven crew members.
Families move for secret plant
Kenneth Ellis often returns to what used to be his hometown. The government has put a monument and a couple of benches at the now-wooded corner of U.S. Highway 78 and what was Main Street of Ellenton, a town the government closed almost half a century ago to build the Savannah River nuclear plant.
Dates of the Millennium: January 27
On this day in 1973, the Vietnam peace accords were signed in Paris.
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