More than $100,000 was raised for military organizations by the recent MASH: Music for Action, Service, Hope - an Oct. 25 event featuring Kid Rock and other entertainers at its inaugural concert at Evans Town Center Park.
ATLANTA -- Former Braves pitcher Tommy Hanson is dead at age 29, WSB-TV and the AJC Web site report.
The $745.8 million budget proposal includes a 2 percent pay increase for all staff, along with increased general fund and law enforcement spending, but calls for no increase in ad valorem taxes.
After a wetter-than-normal start to November, the Augusta area is expected to stay dry for most of the week.
Augusta Commission member Ben Hasan says he's no longer an owner of Urban Pro Weekly, the newspaper he co-founded in 2011.
The Columbia County Fair is canceled again Monday, the second day of steady rain.
ATLANTA - A national advocacy group has awarded Georgia a D-minus for laws dealing with campaign finance, government ethics and openness in an assessment released today.
A Kentucky man was arrested early Saturday for firing gunshots in downtown Augusta, police say.
The Merchants Association of Columbia County has announced that the Columbia County Fair will be canceled today.
After running nonstop for 10 days and more than 1,500 miles, hundreds of service members completed the 11th annual Tribute to the Fallen at Fort Gordon on Friday.
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