Stories by Kendrick Brinson

Monday, Feb. 16, 2009

Tooting their horns

The Augusta State University's basketball team's biggest fans play during timeouts. Members of the True Blue Jaguars Pep Band know every player's name. They closely watch every home game, and it's ...
By Kendrick Brinson

Saturday, Feb. 14, 2009

Two hearts can unite with Love

For $95, plus fees in Probate Court, you can walk into Love's Wedding Chapel on Wrightsboro Road and say your vows. The appropriately named Betty Love presides.
By Kendrick Brinson

Monday, Feb. 9, 2009

Swimming for life

The Family Y expects to have the Kathryn M. York Adapted Aquatics Center built in 2010. In the meantime, several adapted aquatics classes meet in the pool in the main building of the YMCA and have ...
By Kendrick Brinson

Friday, Dec. 19, 2008

Sunday, Nov. 23, 2008

Sisters in spirit

North Augusta High School's varsity cheerleaders are more than dedicated athletes. They are a sisterhood.
By Kendrick Brinson

Saturday, Nov. 15, 2008

Aiming for the goal

Laurie Hallman, who works in the visually impaired unit with Veterans Affairs, tosses the ball before a goal ball scrimmage during a clinic at Liberty Park Community Center in Grovetown.
By Kendrick Brinson

Thursday, Nov. 6, 2008

Done for now

Sarah Hollinger checks in electronic poll books at the Richmond County Board of Elections warehouse in Augusta. Nearly 80,000 people came to cast ballots in the county Tuesday.
By Kendrick Brinson

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2008

Celebrating an emotional night

Democrat Lydia Forrest (left) hugs Sarah Crowteau inside the Richmond County Democratic Party Headquarters as they celebrate the announcement of Democratic Sen. Barack Obama of Illinois as the ...
By Kendrick Brinson

Friday, Oct. 31, 2008

Getting into costume

Michele Hattman (left), owner of Costumes by Michele, makes an adjustment to Karen Bruker's costume. Costumes by Michele adjoins a vintage clothing shop on Broad Street. "Vintage clothing works so ...
By Kendrick Brinson

Thursday, Oct. 30, 2008

Festival Treats

Crouching in a catlike stance, Olivia Wahl, 7, awaits the start of a mini pie-eating contest.
By Kendrick Brinson

Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2008

Not just horsing around

Cpl. Jerry Hughes, of Sumter, S.C., feeds his horse, a Tennessee Walker, an apple after the two underwent a test involving emergency dismounting, chasing a suspect, encountering a crowd, walking ...
By Kendrick Brinson

Friday, Oct. 24, 2008

Lapping it up

Matt Starcher swims at the Augusta Aquatic Center. He swims laps three times a week.
By Kendrick Brinson

Thursday, Oct. 23, 2008

Piggies on parade

Junior showmen grades 6-9 show swine during heat one of a competition in the Livestock Barn at the Georgia-Carolina State Fair.
By Kendrick Brinson

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2008

Painter's project

Woody Hudson, a maintenance worker for the Augusta Richmond County Facility Management, paints primer on windows at the Augusta Youth Center Inc. in Augusta.
By Kendrick Brinson

Friday, Oct. 17, 2008

Fair weather for fun

2008 WESTERN CAROLINA STATE FAIR WHEN: Through Oct. 25 WHERE: Aiken Fairgrounds ONLINE: western
By Kendrick Brinson

Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2008

Getting a grip on safety

Sgt. Eric Snowberger, of the Columbia County Sheriff's Department's Community Services Program, demonstrates an attacker's stance with Paine College student Kristina Fordham during self-defense ...
By Kendrick Brinson

Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008

Ribbon of reminder

Sharon Barber, the financial operation manager at SafeHomes, ties a purple ribbon around a lamp post at Sixth and Broad streets in recognition of Domestic Violence Month. The ribbons line Broad ...
By Kendrick Brinson

Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2008

Story time with the mayor

Mayor Deke Copenhaver reads to South Richmond Head Start pupils at the Augusta Museum of History as part of Children's Week 2008. The Children's Story Time, which is held by the East Central ...
By Kendrick Brinson

Saturday, Oct. 4, 2008

Home field hoopla

North Augusta High School varsity cheerleaders wait for the homecoming pep rally to begin on the football field. As a rite of passage, new cheerleaders were decorated in facepaint, colored hair ...
By Kendrick Brinson

Thursday, Oct. 2, 2008

Joining in the surprise

Lisa Sorrells (second from left), a teacher at A. Brian Merry Elementary School, is bombarded with hugs from her pupils after being surprised with the announcement that OfficeMax has awarded her ...
By Kendrick Brinson
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