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MASH concert raises $100,000

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.

11/10/15 - 2:09pm

Ex-Brave Hanson dead at 29

ATLANTA -- Former Braves pitcher Tommy Hanson is dead at age 29, WSB-TV and the AJC Web site report.

11/10/15 - 6:52pm

Raises part of Augusta administrator's budget proposal

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.

11/10/15 - 2:33am

Dry week predicted for Augusta area

After a wetter-than-normal start to November, the Augusta area is expected to stay dry for most of the week.

11/09/15 - 8:09pm

Commissioner Ben Hasan sells stake in newspaper

Augusta Commission member Ben Hasan says he's no longer an owner of Urban Pro Weekly, the newspaper he co-founded in 2011.

11/09/15 - 7:28pm

Rain closes Columbia County fair today

The Columbia County Fair is canceled again Monday, the second day of steady rain.

11/09/15 - 6:47pm

Ethics group gives D-minus to Georgia

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.

11/09/15 - 7:42am

Man fired stolen gun into air downtown, police say

A Kentucky man was arrested early Saturday for firing gunshots in downtown Augusta, police say.

11/08/15 - 6:51pm

Columbia County fair canceled today

The Merchants Association of Columbia County has announced that the Columbia County Fair will be canceled today.

11/08/15 - 6:46pm

Fort Gordon tribute run honors fallen Marines, Navy sailors

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.

11/07/15 - 1:47am
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