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Glynn Moore: Not even a hospital should have caged children and a magician

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 5:26pm

Recently I was hospitalized for a day because it was the fastest way to get some fresh blood. I told them I didn’t want to spend the night and would check out when they finished with me even if it was 2 o’clock in the morning.

Read more Columnist Photos Glynn Moore

Easter Seals selling ornaments, wine tickets

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 5:21pm

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Amanda King

Public safety workers seek same retirement multiplier used for other city staff

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 5:20pm

Augusta public safety workers are pushing to have their retirement benefits computed with a larger multiplier that’s being used for another group of city employees.

Read more Staff Writer Photos Susan McCord

Arts in the Heart draws art lovers

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 11:38pm

Augusta has a heart for the arts. Three blocks of Broad Street and the Augusta Common were filled with patrons and more than 130 juried fine arts and crafts booths for this weekend’s 37th annual Arts in the Heart of Augusta Festival. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Amanda King

Legendary race car drivers visit Augusta

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 11:35pm

Bobby Allison, his brother, Donnie, also known as part of the Alabama Gang, attended the Augusta International Raceway Preservation Society Hall of Fame and Bench Dedication on Friday and Saturday to celebrate Donnie’s induction into the hall.  Read more

Staff Writer Photos Amanda King

Search warrant procedure under attack in DUI cases

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 11:00pm

It’s one of the most invasive searches possible and in Richmond County, permission to do hundreds of these searches has been given by court clerks. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson

GreenJackets new home positioned to be more than just a baseball stadium

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 9:41pm
News Sports

Don’t call the Augusta GreenJackets’ new home a baseball stadium. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Joe Hotchkiss

City Ink: Absent mayor misses plenty of photo opportunities

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 9:37pm
Columnists News

Where in the world is Mayor Hardie Davis? As evacuees flooded into Augusta to escape Hurricane Irma, the best I can figure is the mayor evacuated to escape Augusta. The last I saw of him was in a picture at a news conference Sept. 8, the day the first evacuees from Savannah were arriving. Read more

Columnist Sylvia Cooper

Young woman “earns” time off after successful battle with leukemia

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 9:31pm

Briana Hinson is not going back to school until next year and is going to take some more time off. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Tom Corwin

Mayors to discuss growth at forum

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 8:05pm
News Business

The mayors of Augusta, Aiken and North Augusta will talk about growth during a forum Sept. 21 at the Palmetto Terrace in North Augusta’s Municipal Center. Read more

Staff Writer Photos James Folker

Man injured in Thursday crash dies

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 8:04pm

One man has died from injuries sustained in a multi-vehicle crash on Thursday. Read more

From Staff Reports

Burke County man charged with arson in church fire

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 6:35pm

One man is in custody following a fire at a church in Waynesboro. Read more

Photos From Staff Reports

Kirby: Summer vacation success was again in the cards

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 6:13pm
Columnists News

We have concluded another successful vacation season by collecting a postcard from all 50 states as well as the District of Columbia. Read more

Columnist Bill Kirby

Rants and raves

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 6:13pm

Because you are wealthy does not mean you are morally corrupt; it just means some contributor to this column is jealous. Read more


Limited power outages remain in Augusta area

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 3:52pm

Georgia Power has restored power to nearly 1 million customers since Hurricane Irma, but a few people remain without power in the Augusta area. Read more

From Staff Reports

Arts in the Heart takes over downtown

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 11:22pm


Community Stage... Read more

Staff Photos

Rants and raves

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 11:01pm

To the illegals screaming “not my President” well guess what, he’s not your President if you are not a U.S. citizen. Read more


Crowd cheers as Miller Theater marquee lights up

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 9:05pm

After more than 30 years of being in the dark, the Miller Theater’s marquee was relit Friday night to cheers of a crowd gathered during Arts in the Heart of Augusta. Read more

Correspondent Photos Charmain Z. Brackett

Officer glad to be alive after tree hits patrol car

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 5:56pm

It happened so fast, Daniel Smith had no time to react. Read more

Staff Writer Photos James Folker

Mother of missing teen presumed dead granted half-million dollar bond

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 2:46pm

The Augusta mother of missing teen LaTania Janell Carwell who is presumed dead was granted a $500,000 bond Friday. Read more

Staff Writer Photos Sandy Hodson