Gun buyback event Saturday

Augusta-area residents will have the chance to turn their firearms into cash on Saturday as the Gun Buyback Day returns for a third year.
By Travis Highfield

Slideshow: Columbia County bookings July 21-28

Review mugshots and criminal charges from the Columbia County Detention Center July 21-28.


See hundreds photos from the local premiere of the James Brown biopic 'Get On Up.'

Kirby's Augusta

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Kirby: What were Augusta's top stories since 1964?

The Atlanta newspaper has displayed a very simple, but very interesting slideshow of images from the top news stories over the past 50 years. If "The Chronicle" compiled a similar slideshow for the Augusta area, what would you put in it?

Another Martinez Wal-Mart

A Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market will anchor a new development on South Belair Road.
By Valerie Rowell

Public hearings set on property tax hike

Homeowners with complaints about the commission's 7-0 vote to raise property taxes by 1.75 mills have the opportunity to air concerns at one of three public hearings.
By Susan McCord

Audit: Augusta VA schedulers changed appointment times

The survey results come as the VA continues to provide twice-monthly updates of how many veterans and newly enrolled patients still wait for initial appointments.
By Wesley Brown

Editorial: Tough under fire

In spite of our government's radical turn to the left, the right of Americans to keep and bear arms is at least being recognized in the courts.
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