Stories by Chris Thelen

Thursday, Dec. 24, 2015

Where you live

A cyclist rides along the Augusta Canal during the unseasonably warm weather on Christmas Eve.
By Chris Thelen

Sunday, Dec. 13, 2015

Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015

Where you live: Santa bladers

Wearing Santa hats and dressed in red, neighborhood friends (from left) Wandle Ingham, 11; Ethan Jackson, 9; Damell Bassett, 15; and Tyler Jackson, 10, rollerblade along Knox Avenue Thursday in ...
By Chris Thelen

Monday, Dec. 7, 2015

Columbia County Christmas parade fun for spectators, entrants

Wearing her Santa hat and holding a bag of candy, Olivia Boston, 6, of Evans, smiled and waved to all of the participants in Sunday's 51st annual Merchants Association of Columbia County Christmas ...
By Chris Thelen

Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015

Where you live: Wall art

Augusta artist Leonard "Porkchop" Zimmerman paints his iconic Happy robot on a wall outside of Tire City Potters.
By Chris Thelen

Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015

Visitors witness colonial life during holiday season

Visitors at North Augusta's Living History Park were given a look at what it was like for colonists during the holiday season at Christmas in the Backcountry.
By Chris Thelen

Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015

Where you live: Dooley signs books

Former University of Georgia head football coach and athletic director Vince Dooley chats with Sheena Yeargin of Hartwell, Ga., at the Kroger on Washington and Alexander Roads in Augusta. 
By Chris Thelen

Fishing reflections

Marit Hoover, 8, of Augusta waits for a bite while fishing with her father Adam.
By Chris Thelen

Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015

Just rolling along

Anita Thomas and Tiger cruised around Lake Olmstead.
By Chris Thelen

Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015

Aboard wings of freedom

Antique WWII aircraft tour Wings of Freedom made a stop at Augusta Regional Airport.
By Chris Thelen

Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015

Visitors flock to Summerville Tour of Homes

The shady streets of Augusta's Summerville District were alive Saturday as visitors took part in the 38th annual Summerville Tour of Homes.
By Chris Thelen

Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015

Colonial lesson

The Living History Park in North Augusta holds its 24th Colonial Times: A Day to Remember.
By Chris Thelen

Miracle Mile Walk draws thousands

One year ago Saturday, Sandra DeJesus was undergoing surgery for breast cancer. This year, Sandra - now a breast cancer survivor - and her daughter walked together during the 15th annual Miracle ...
By Chris Thelen

Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015

Where you live: Starting off the holiday season

Gary Hope and Eric Hamilton with Augusta Recreation, Parks and Facilities install holiday wreaths on lamps Wednesday at the Augusta Common.
By Chris Thelen

Workers prepare for the Georgia-Carolina State Fair

Workers are getting ready for the opening of the Georgia-Carolina State Fair at the Augusta Exchange Club.
By Chris Thelen

Friday, Oct. 2, 2015

Where you live

The Augusta Preparatory Day School cheerleaders keep their toes dry while cheering on Friday during their game against Gatewood at Cavalier Stadium.
By Chris Thelen

Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015

Kids compete in fun run

Children compete in the UnitedHealthcare IRONKIDS Augusta Fun Run.
By Chris Thelen

Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015

Riverside reading

Alan Hampton takes a break from work Wednesday to relax and read in the shade of Riverwalk Augusta.
By Chris Thelen

Thursday, Aug 27, 2015

Lessons in leaping

Tootsie the Boston Terrier expresses her interest in a balloon being held by owner Gina Wood while playing Thursday at the Augusta Canal near Savannah Rapids Pavilion.
By Chris Thelen

Monday, Aug 17, 2015

Where you live: Quite a catch

A Great Blue Heron takes its time wading through the waters at Brick Pond Park.
By Chris Thelen
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