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Fourth of July

Fireworks light up the night

Fireworks exploded in the night sky over the Savannah River during Fourth of July celebrations Saturday night.

When and where to celebrate

Looking for fireworks during the Fourth of July holiday weekend? Find out where to see the shows in our complete guide.

Video: Kirby's Augusta

Slideshow: Columbia County bookings June 22-29

Review mugshots and criminal charges from the Columbia County Detention Center June 22-29.

Going rogue

It appears the CFPB will creep along like Georgia kudzu until lawmakers chop it back and pull it out by the roots.

Weekly crime map, database

A total of 244 crimes tracked by The Augusta Chronicle were reported to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office during the past week.

Notable area deaths of 2015

A review of some from our area who have passed away this year including Coach Bernard Morgan (pictured here.)

Code offers different building standards for senior centers

Advocates for senior care say it might be time to re-evaluate building codes for retirement resorts such as Marshall Square and modify them to mirror those for assisted living centers.
By Wesley Brown

Vacations hard to come by for small-business owners

Results from a recent survey by online marketing company Constant Contact showed that 43 percent of polled small-business owners do not take vacations.
By Jenna Martin

Young's bid start of political moves

Former mayor Bob Young’s announcement in City Ink that he would run for the Dis­trict 123 Georgia House seat started the ball rolling in Augusta-area political circles.

Weekly Crime Map

Richmond County | Columbia County

Scuttlebiz: Augusta's chamber of commerce gets honors

The Augusta chamber of commerce has been getting some exciting mail. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation sent word that the local chamber got a three-star Hiring Our Heroes Chamber of Valor honor.
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