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Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Karin: Be daring with dessert - try rice and mango

When it comes to desserts, most of us have a favorite. For some, it's creme brulee. For others, it might be chocolate cake. For me, it's sweet sticky rice with mango.

Saturday, July 5, 2014

Historic sites are in danger, preservationists say

WASHINGTON - The National Trust for Historic Preservation recently released its listing of America's 11 Most Endangered Historic Places. It includes sites from Virginia to Hawaii.
By Brett Zongker

Ring will alert wearer to phone calls, reminders

Historically, the technology industry has catered mainly to men. That has been their loss and they're learning, because the few technology companies now gearing toward women's needs have been met ...
By Gracie Shepherd

Friday, July 4, 2014

Alabama law bans church from housing sex offenders

CLANTON, Ala. - Believing it was his calling to reach out to people Jesus called "the least of these," Pastor Ricky Martin built a little church and opened a camp out back for some of society's ...
By Jay Reeves

Religion, politics often mix

Religion and politics mix well in American freedom. They don't mix in an autocratic government.
By Dan White

Thursday, July 3, 2014

What is it?

If you think you’ve seen this photograph before, you’re thinking correctly. This week’s vehicle is the same as last week’s, so you get another chance to tell us the year, make and model of this ...
By Glynn Moore

General Motors recalls more vehicles

General Motors extended its record-breaking string of safety problems, announcing last week three more recalls, including a large one involving its top-selling vehicle.

Church sermons to give regard to Broadway

Broadway is coming to Mann Memorial United Methodist Church – in the form of a series of sermons built around Broadway musicals.
By Lisa Kaylor

Thatch can smother lawn if not removed

Thatch - a layer of living and dead roots, crowns and lower shoots that develop in lawns - can be a problem.
By Sid Mullis

Southern Democrats speak of faith in campaigns

ATLANTA — The technology has changed in the four decades since Jimmy Carter spoke openly about his religious beliefs while campaigning. But the broader message of a shared faith remains the ...
By Christina A. Cassidy

Mazda stays sporty with crossover SUV

Mazda's large CX-9 SUV is a nimble handler, with sporty manners and looks.
By Ann M. Job

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

Wednesday, July 2, 2014


Chan-Tresa Z. Carr has been named to the president's list at Piedmont Technical College for the spring 2014 semester.

Farmers market

Commodities are available from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. seven days a week at the Georgia Farmers Market, 1150 Fifth St. Call (706) 721-3004 from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday to Friday and 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. ...

Winemakers seeing success through rose-colored glasses

Pink wines are white hot right now, and there's never been more to choose from.
By Michelle Locke

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Karin: Leftovers salad adds spice to lunch

This week's Spiced Quinoa, Roasted Vegetable and Arugula Salad is a hearty salad that can be made completely out of leftovers from last night's dinner.
By Karin Calloway

Sunday, June 29, 2014

Care gains mixed since ruling

Brent Kaderli has a wheelchair-accessible van waiting in the driveway, a hospital bed in a spare bedroom and an electric lift that's left unused.
By Matt Sedensky

Saturday, June 28, 2014

Home designed for relaxed living

Come by and tour this five-bedroom and 5½-bath house from 2 to 5 p.m. on any Saturday or Sunday, or contact Howle for more information at (706) 373-1862.
By Taylor Hanks

Kid-friendly crafts have July 4th spirit

Here are simple crafts that can involve children in preparations for the holiday's fireworks and picnics. Not only do you keep them busy, but you get decorations to reuse next year.
By Jennifer Forker

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

What Is It?

Did you recognize the 2015 Cadillac Escalade sport utility vehicle in last week's photo, and do you know the year, make and model of this week's vehicle?
By Glynn Moore

Kia, BMW recall vehicles

Kia has recalled its Soul and BMW its best-selling 3 Series to repair safety problems.

Find property transfers online

You can now search the most recent information available to see what properties have sold in Augusta. In the database, you can search for property sales back to 2005.

Property Transfers

Here are the Richmond County property transfers for June 18-25. The date indicates when the transfer was recorded in the clerk's office.

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Clemson, Auburn play 2016-17

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