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Rory McIlroy (left) walked with Jeff Knox, a noncompeting marker, during the third round of the Masters in April. McIlroy said he was impressed by Knox's knowledge of the greens at Augusta.

Augustan impresses McIlroy

British Open champion Rory McIlroy was so impressed with Augustan Jeff Knox's putting in the third round of April's Masters Tournament that he sent him a letter saying he'd like to play "a couple of practice rounds" with him at Augusta National Golf Club before the 2015 event.
By David Westin

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.)

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

Augusta nears naming administrator

Augusta could be closer to having a permanent head of city government, with Mayor Deke Copenhaver calling a meeting to "discuss and approve" his recommendation.
By Susan McCord

Veteran says he was locked in VA clinic

Veteran says he was locked inside central Fla. VA clinic after being left in consultation room.

Editorial: Paine relievers

Our community is full of qualified professionals who want to save Paine, and the institution's doors should be thrown open wide to provide that opportunity.

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