Stories by Shawna Freeman

Saturday, May 28, 2011

The space they need

After leaving the Aiken countryside four years ago, Elese and Bill Cegelis wanted a home closer to the city. Today, the Cegelis' live in Sage Creek near Aiken.
By Shawna Freeman

Sunday, May 8, 2011

Dance event is raising funds for Alzheimer's Association

Angela Hillesland has not performed a dance routine since she took ballet as a child. Now she finds herself a month away from performing a ballroom dance routine much in the ilk of ABC's Dancing ...
By Shawna Freeman

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

3 die in wreck with logging truck

Three people were killed in a wreck Wednesday, including a woman whose teenage daughter died last month crossing a Hephzibah road.
By Kyle Martin and Shawna Freeman

Thursday, April 14, 2011

Golf signs go back into storage

After all of the Masters Week visitors leave, the city's golf traffic signs go safely back into storage.
By Shawna Freeman

Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Golf fans can research roots

The Masters Tournament is the reason golf enthusiasts are in Augusta; however, the city history might be why some linger. Historically rich stops have many golf fans uncovering their family's lineage.
By Shawna Freeman

Augusta visitors find history, lineage

The Masters Tournament is the reason golf enthusiasts are in Augusta; however, the city history might be why some linger.
By Shawna Freeman

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Salvation Army offers ways to help Japan

More than 7,000 miles away the devastation, the local Salvation Army of Augusta continues to provide immediate necessities to survivors of the earthquake in Japan.
By Shawna Freeman

Thursday, March 10, 2011

Students volunteer on vacation

Students at the University of South Carolina Aiken have packed their bags for Miami. Offering help to needy families is their objective when they arrive.  
By Shawna Freeman

Tuesday, March 8, 2011

They're giving up Facebook for Lent

Cristina Rangel is giving up a vital part of her daily routine for this year's Lenten season: Facebook.
By Shawna Freeman

Monday, Feb. 28, 2011

Rescued puppies bring fort community together

 Puppies recently rescued from a drainage pipe on Fort Gordon have found new homes with the firefighters who saved them.
By Shawna Freeman

Thursday, Feb. 3, 2011

Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2011

She's back; Lady Justice comes home

Lady Justice, who spent most of 2010 getting a makeover in Maryland, has returned to a place of honor at the new justice center.
By Shawna Freeman

Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2011

Class presents hovercraft

After 12 weeks of working -- through holidays and snow days -- engineering students at A.R. Johnson Health Sciences and Engineering Magnet School showed off their handcrafted hovercraft Monday.
By Shawna Freeman

Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2011

Broken insulator led to Monday blackout

A broken insulator caused Monday's power outage for about 2,000 downtown Augusta customers, a Georgia Power spokesman said today.
By Shawna Freeman

Monday, Jan. 17, 2011

Without computers, some firms come to halt

Offices find it's hard to work without their computers.
By Shawna Freeman
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