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Glynn Moore: Atlanta has been very good to me

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 6:35pm
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For a long time, I’ve told anyone who would listen I stay out of Atlanta every chance I get. After all, I’m a country boy and Atlanta is a country-size city – if that country is China.

Read more Columnist Photos Glynn Moore

Aiken city council race to be decided in Tuesday’s General Election

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 6:27pm

Aiken voters have a City Council race to decide in Tuesday’s General Election.

Read more Staff Writer Photos James Folker

THE WAY WE WERE: Augusta in the 1980s

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 1:21pm

Welcome to downtown Augusta.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Bill Kirby

Couple charged with causing death of 79-year-old relative

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 1:13pm

A Saluda, S.C., couple has been charged with abuse or neglect of a vulnerable adult resulting in the death of the man’s 79-year-old father, according to a news release from the State Law Enforcement Division in Columbia.

Read more Photos Staff Reports

Community remembers investigator at celebration of life

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 8:11pm

Family, friends and fellow deputies gathered Saturday to remember Christian Gandy, a Richmond County deputy lost in an off-duty motorcycle accident Tuesday. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Amanda King

City Ink: Mayor dividing city in arena push for Regency Mall

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 8:11pm
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I could hardly believe my ears when I heard Mayor Hardie Davis say on TV that his push to build a new James Brown Arena at the old Regency Mall site has been divisive because people are saying a feasibility study has been done when it hasn’t. Read more

Columnist Sylvia Cooper

Grovetown, Harlem municipal elections Tuesday

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 7:59pm

Two municipal elections could mean new leadership in Grovetown and Harlem. Read more

Staff Writer Abbigail Lennon

SRP Park continues to rise along river

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 7:59pm
News Sports

NORTH AUGUSTA — Jeff Eiseman looked out over the field littered with gravel, cranes and construction equipment. Read more

Staff Writer Photos David Lee

Sheriff’s office increasingly finds itself at competitive salary disadvantage

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 7:56pm

As the number-crunching gets heated during the city’s 2018 budget discussions, the largest department, the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office, is seeking more money for raises in hopes of filling empty positions and holding on to experienced officers. Read more

Staff Writer Sandy Hodson

AU researcher seeks to make medical devices safer from possible hacking

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 7:44pm

The infusion pump is partly dismantled on the desk and one of its circuit boards lies next to it. Probing the unit for weaknesses and coming up with a protocol to test other medical devices like pacemakers could point to a way to make them safer from hacking and cyberattacks, an Augusta University researcher says. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Tom Corwin

Man charged with attempted murder in Aiken County shooting

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 4:18pm

An Aiken County woman was wounded in a shooting by her common-law spouse early Saturday, authorities say. Read more

Photos From Staff Reports

Augusta man to compete on Jeopardy!

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 4:17pm

An Augusta man will appear on Monday’s episode of Jeopardy! as part of the game show’s Tournament of Champions. Read more

Photos From Staff Reports

Rants and raves

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 3:55pm

No Trump, no more lies falling out of your mouth and off your fingers will obfuscate the facts any more. Things are closing in your your lying cronies for all your illegal acts with the Russians. Read more


KIRBY: A growing mystery in your old family photos

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 3:55pm
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“Who are these people?” That’s usually the first thing I ask myself, followed quickly with “What are they doing? ” …. and then, a “When did this happen?”​ This interrogatory sequence often follows my review of old family photos. Read more

Columnist Photos Bill Kirby

One dead in Aiken County crash

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 2:41pm

A Massachusetts man has died following a single-vehicle crash in Aiken County near Williston. Read more

From Staff Reports

Monument dedicated in memory of pastor, civil rights leader Nathaniel T. Young

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 11:26am

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Rev. Nathaniel T. Young Sr., was misidentified in the story. It has since been corrected.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Amanda King

Local nonprofit group hosts first annual SEW-A-THON to support local veterans and service members

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 10:45pm

Ten quilts of patriotic variety hung on the walls of a back room inside the Augusta Sewing Center on Friday. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Nefeteria Brewster

Rants and raves

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 10:43pm

At Family Dollar on Highway 25 on Friday. A kind gentlemen helped me pay my light bill. I was so grateful and shocked I really didn’t let him know how much this helped this old lady out. Thanks so much. Read more


Post to bid farewell to longtime American Legion member, official

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 10:39pm

The Jesse C. Lynch Memorial American Legion Post 71 in North Augusta was a familiar place to Norman Walker, a retired U.S. Navy master chief petty officer. Read more

Correspondent Photos Don Rhodes

New venue gives Border Bash room for growth

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 10:34pm

Garnet, red and black blanketed the Hippodrome Events Complex for the 24th annual Border Bash, celebrating the cross-state rivalry between Georgia and South Carolina on the Palmetto state’s turf for the first time. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Amanda King




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