Judy Bloodworth walks through an area where furniture is for sale at Second Time Around, a consignment store in Augusta.

Many shoppers looking to save

Local consignment and thrift stores are continuing to see a boom in business in the recession's aftermath.
By Jenna Martin

Expensive Columbia County homes for sale

Here are homes for sale, gleaned from on April 18, that are in Columbia County neighborhoods.

National Collegiate Disc Golf Championships

Colorado State took the lead from Georgia Regents after Thursday's rounds from the national championships. 

Gloster known for dedication to farming, faith

Farmers are often quiet men who spend their lives working hard outdoors and savoring God’s bounty. That’s how many described James Gloster, 83, who died April 11.

Slideshow: Columbia County bookings April 7-14

Review mugshots and criminal charges from the Columbia County Detention Center April 7-14.

Kirby's Augusta

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Latest crime data map

A total of 156 crimes tracked by The Augusta Chronicle were reported to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office during the past week.  

Sheriff announces downtown policing unit

Business owners are hopeful a plan unveiled Thursday by Richmond County Sheriff Richard Roundtree will change the perception of a dangerous downtown.

Colorado State vaults ahead of Georgia Regents

NORTH AUGUSTA - Colorado State, accustomed to the high winds and open fields of Colorado, owned the courses of the Hippodrome on Thursday, overtaking Georgia Regents as the leader at 52-under 194.

Editorial: Help wanted - desperately

Shouldn't there be a kind of "freedom starter kit" that free nations can provide to new countries such as Ukraine?