Monday, July 28, 2014

Will Murray win 'Bachelorette'?

ATHENS, Ga. -- Today is the day that many "Bachelorette" and a lot of Georgia Bulldog fans have been waiting for - Will Josh Murray win the Bachelorette's heart and propose to her?
By Karah-Leigh Hancock

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Weather observer honored for service

BRIDGEHAMPTON, N.Y. - It takes only a couple of minutes, twice a day, but 101-year-old Richard Hendrickson is fiercely proud of his 80 year work for the National Weather Service.

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Augustan self-publishes fantasy tale

A.L. Patterson, who graduated from Georgia Regents University and lives in Augusta, has self-published "Ascension," a young adult novel.

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Actor is excited to return to Augusta for 'Get On Up'

Keith Robinson's role as Baroy "Baby Roy" Scott of James Brown's first band, The Famous Flames, is taking him full circle, back home to Augusta for the July 24 screening of the new Brown biopic, ...
By Jeremy Craig

Sunday, July 13, 2014

Seniors learn "parkour," sport of daredevil youths

LONDON - On a recent morning in London, Lara Thomson practiced spinning on benches, swinging from metal bars and balancing off raised ledges - all elements of a daredevil discipline known as ...
By Maria Cheng

Thursday, July 3, 2014

PBS looks at Nixon through prism of 'The Dick Cavett Show'

PBS is marking the 40th anniversary of President Richard Nixon's resignation by running a documentary on the Watergate scandal as seen through the prism of Dick Cavett's late-night talk show at ...
By David Bauder

Sunday, June 29, 2014

Star Spangled Chorus ready for Fourth

A tradition 18 years old, the chorus and an orchestra will perform a mix of traditional and contemporary songs celebrating American independence inside St. Paul's Church.
By Sean Gruber

Saturday, June 28, 2014

Hemingway celebrated in old haunts

Fans following the Hemingway trail will find museums, homes and other places connected to him in Key West, Fla., Illinois, Idaho, Arkansas and Cuba.
By Associated Press

Neverland Ranch future uncertain

LOS OLIVOS, Calif. - From outside the gates of Neverland Ranch, it appears as if Michael Jackson's former home and fantasyland has been frozen in time.
By Derrik J. Lang

King of Pop bigger than ever

LOS ANGELES - It's been five years since Michael Jackson died, yet his career is more alive than it has been in decades.
By Anthony McCartney

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

New 'Get On Up' trailer online

An extended trailer has been posted online for the James Brown bio movie "Get On Up," being released Aug. 1.

Saturday, May 24, 2014

Brantley Gilbert's latest country album has proven formula

Everybody in Nashville, Tenn., has been predicting Brantley Gilbert will be the next big thing in country music for a couple of years now. His new album, Just as I Am, is engineered to make that a ...
By Chris Talbott

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Opera star Norman shares journey in memoir

In her new memoir, "Stand Up Straight and Sing," soprano Jessye Norman tells the story only she could tell.
By Tom Turner

Monday, April 14, 2014

Deschanel talks fashion, 'New Girl'

Her show New Girl is a hit, she recently released a pop song with Prince, she's working on a movie with Bill Murray and Bruce Willis, and she's been helping design dresses for Tommy Hilfiger.
By Sandy Cohen

Friday, April 4, 2014

Author to sign book about 1975 Masters

Meet Gil Capps, the author of The Magnificent Masters, at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 8, at Barnes & Noble, 3450 Wrightsboro Road in Augusta Mall.

Saturday, March 22, 2014

Augustan 'feels good' as extra

Recently, Augusta resident Diana Renee Williams spent a week working as an extra on the set of Universal Pictures' 'Get On Up.' 
By Diana Renee Williams

Monday, March 3, 2014

Oscar winners list

List of winners at Sunday's 86th annual Academy Awards presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. 

Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014

Surgery, wigs, tape: Stars' red carpet secrets

The flawless looks about to be unveiled on the Oscars red carpet have been months in the making and require an army of experts.
By Sandy Cohen

Oscar nod part of McConaughey's 'McConaissance'

Matthew McConaughey has abruptly shifted to more challenging roles and films in a creative burst that has clearly re-energized him.
By Jake Coyle

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Augusta jobless rate worsens

Metro Augusta's unemployment rate increased to 8 percent in July, the Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday.
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