Historic Preservation: Renovating and Adding On

Historic preservation is one (of many) topics I get a little geeky about, so when my editor at The News Leader mentioned trying to find a way to tell stories of people living in our many historic buildings, I took the idea and ran with it. The result? An occasional series that focuses on preservation projects in Staunton’s five historic districts, as well as other older buildings throughout Staunton, Waynesboro and Augusta County. This first installment, which ran Nov. 11, tells the story of a couple who moved three times on the same street, and finally added on to the …

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