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Thursday, Dec. 24, 2015

Night at the Movies

New this week: Joy, The Big Short, Concussion, Daddy's Home, Point Break

2015 Holiday Events: Concerts, church services and more

Lights displays are shining for a few more days and holiday concerts are still ahead, including a Jan. 3 performance by Fantasia.

A Joyful Noise: New Year's Eve gospel concert

Gospel artists Claude Deuce and Big Al will perform a holiday concert on New Year's Eve.

Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2015

Dream role as Annie comes true for North Augusta girl

Heidi Coughenour was only 3 when she saw the film, Annie, for the first time. "I watched it a lot. I just loved Annie. I listened to the soundtrack, and I'd sing all the songs," said the ...
By Charmain Z. Brackett

The Artside: Gallery on the Row closing

One of Artists' Row's longtime galleries will close on Dec. 23.
By Charmain Z. Brackett

Ramblin' Rhodes: Augusta celebrates a history of outstanding people

One of the buildings at 1467 Broad St. stands to the memory of a remarkable Augusta woman named Louisa Mustin.
By Don Rhodes

Friday, Dec. 18, 2015

Christian comedian Akintunde to perform Dec. 19

Christian comedian Akintunde will peform at 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 19, at Beulah Grove Baptist Church.

Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2015

Night at the Movies

New this week: Star Wars: The Force Awakens; Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip; Sisters

Review: 'Force Awakens' blends old, new in satisfying way for fans

Star Wars: The Force Awakens opens to the American public Thursday evening. And it is good. Not great. But far better than "not bad." Solidly, confidently good.
By Michael Phillips

Theater will get permit in time for 'Star Wars' premiere

Richmond County license and inspection officials confirmed Wednesday evening that the new Riverwatch Cinemas will receive its certificate of occupancy in time to open Thursday - just in time for ...
By Damon Cline

Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2015

2015 Holiday Events: Lights displays, concerts, church services and more

The holiday events continue in North Augusta, Augusta, Aiken and beyond.

Pop Rocks: Big movie event for Augusta isn't latest 'Star Wars' movie

If all goes according to plan, and I have no reason to believe it won't, by the end of the week Augusta will celebrate a significant cinematic moment - and it's not the one you're thinking of. ...
By Steven Uhles

Ramblin' Rhodes: This isn't Kelley's first time around

Many newspapers and online and print music magazines are referring to Charles Kelley's new single release The Driver as his first "solo" single in advance of his first "solo" album to be released ...
By Don Rhodes

Dine & Dish: Augustino's offers enjoyable dinner

I'm very familiar with the Augustino's lunch pasta bar, but not so much with dinner. At night, the restaurant offers a variety of Italian-inspired foods.
By Danielle Wong Moores

Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015

2015 Holiday Events: See lighted displays, parades, concerts and more

The holiday festivities continue in North Augusta, Augusta, Aiken and beyond.

Night at the Movies

New this week: In the Heart of the Sea

Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015

Augusta Players to present 'A Christmas Carol'

The Augusta Players will present 'A Christmas Carol' at 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 12, and 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 13, at the Imperial Theatre.
By Charmain Z. Brackett

Opera tenor Panuccio returns for holiday concert

Through music, Marco Panuccio formed a strong bond with the Augusta community, and on Dec. 17, the lyric tenor returns to the area to perform his signature holiday concert.
By Charmain Z. Brackett

Ramblin' Rhodes: Asleep at the Wheel, Berry shows have holiday twist

The year is winding down for concerts but in the coming days you can catch Texas swing king Ray Benson with his Asleep at the Wheel band and Georgia's own John Berry performing their Christmas shows.
By Don Rhodes

The Artside: TEDxAugusta adds artwork

December's First Friday brought lots of art openings and events, including the unveiling of an art exhibit in conjunction with TEDxAugusta.
By Charmain Z. Brackett

2015 Arts Preview

Our 2015 Arts Preview includes everything from dance and music to theater and art.

Night at the Movies

New this week: The Boy, Dirty Grandpa, The Fifth Wave

Night at the Movies

New this week: The Choice; Hail, Caesar!; Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

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