Dan Harr
Singer, songwriter and member of hit Country duo Sugarland Kristian Bush sat for a portrait at the Buckhead Theatre on Saturday, February 1, 2014 in Atlanta, Ga. (Photo by Dan Harr/Invision/AP)

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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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 for any contingency at Brown movie premiere

The Richmond County 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 at ...
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

Commissioners call off search for administrator, cite failure to get consensus on finalists

The action, which was opposed by Commissioner Wayne Guilfoyle with Mayor Pro Tem Corey Johnson and Commissioner Joe Jackson absent, puts off the decision likely 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

Senior Vice President for Research Mark Hamrick said he is leaving his administrative role Sept. 1 and returning to his love of teaching and research to meet an important grant deadline. Vice Provost Roman Cibirka has "stepped away" to "pursue something else" but it was unclear what that was.
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: 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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