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Kristian Bush, along with Larking Poe and Puddles the Sad Clown, performed at Buckhead Theatre on Saturday, February 1.

Sugarland singer headlining Border Bash

Grammy Award winner Kristian Bush from the country music duo Sugarland will headline the 21st annual Border Bash.
By Meg Mirshak

Election Results

  • Augusta District 6: Hasan wins 52-48%
  • Georgia Senate District 22: Jones wins 61-39%
  • 10th Congressional District: Hice wins GOP 
  • GOP U.S. Senate: Perdue wins GOP - 50.71%
  • GOP school race: Richard Woods defeats Mike Buck by 726 votes.

Sweet Chili Salmon with Creamy Sriracha Dressing

A large piece of fish, such as a side of salmon or bright pink steelhead trout, makes an impressive meal for guests. And the bonus - it couldn't be simpler to prepare.

Slideshow: Columbia County bookings July 14-21

Review mugshots and criminal charges from the Columbia County Detention Center July 14-21.

Way We Were: Allen Park

Many growing up in Augusta in the 1940s and 1950s remember summers at Allen Park, the city’s recreational wonderland of water pools, baseball fields and tennis courts.

Kirby's Augusta

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Augusta Outdoors

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Notable area deaths of 2014

A review of some from our area who have passed away this year including Ralph Herndon (pictured here.)

Police prepared anything at movie premiere

The Sheriff's Office's newly formed Dignitary Protection Team of about 17 people already has looked at every imaginable possibility to ensure that the premiere and afterparty goes smoothly, Maj. ...
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Stories about Guy's exploits at Thomson live on

THOMSON - The Ray Guy stories from his youth are almost endless - and most of them are true.
By Chris Gay

Brian Grazer made James Brown film possible

The real hero behind the reality of a feature film finally getting made about James Brown is producer Brian Grazer.
By Don Rhodes

Augusta Commission calls off search for administrator

The action, which was opposed by Wayne Guilfoyle, likely puts off the decision until next year, when Mayor-elect Hardie Davis and three new commissioners take office.
By Susan McCord

School board to begin superintendent interviews

The school board will begin the interview process in a closed meeting at the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce at 1 p.m. Friday. A second session will be held at 8:30 a.m. Saturday.
By Sean Gruber

Mother tries to conceal newborn's birth

Cierra Y'Kesia Simms, 22, initially told Richmond County Sheriff's deputies about 7 a.m. Wednesday that she had discovered the baby on the ground behind the Masonic Temple on Wrightsboro Road, wrapped in towels.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

GRU officials resign for different reasons

Two top officials at Georgia Regents University are stepping down from their duties in unrelated cases.
By Tom Corwin

UGA dismisses Taylor from team

University of Georgia redshirt sophomore defensive end Jonathan Taylor has been dismissed from the team following his arrest on aggravated assault/family violence charges early Tuesday morning.

Editorial: All eyes on Georgia

Let it be Georgia that helps turn this ship around with a solid Perdue victory in November.

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