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Thursday, June 19, 2014

Auto recalls

General Motors recalls 3.2 million vehicles for ignition switch woes, plus a half-million Camaros for another ignition problem

Car Trek: What Is It?

Did you recognize the 1977 Pontiac Firebird Formula in last week's photo, and do you know the year and make of the popular car shown this week?
By Glynn Moore

Shopgirl: New store has a bit of everything

Final Cut is a sort of outlet store on steroids, where sample sale items from Anthropologie, Urban Outfitters and their affiliates are massed together at hugely discounted prices.
By Gracie Shepherd

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Muffuletta bread perfect for summer

Do you like French bread pizzas? What about a piled-high, New Orleans-style muffuletta? This hot, bubbly Muffuletta Bread is perfect for serving with a big summer salad.
By Karin Calloway

Saturday, June 14, 2014

Father, sons join together in law firm

Growing up, Richard Gools­by's sons watched him try cases in state and federal courts. They can still watch him try cases, but now he can watch them, too.
By Sandy Hodson

Friday, June 13, 2014

Dates are fast-breakers at Ramadan

During the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, Sameer Sarmast leaves the house each day with his wallet, his keys - and dates.
By Michele Kayal

GM, Toyota recall more cars

General Motors Co. is recalling 89,000 cars over air bag defects, and Toyota is recalling certain Toyota and Lexus models for the same reason.

What Is It?

Did you recognize the pink 1959 Cadillac in last week's photo, and do you know the year, make and model of this week's vehicle?
By Glynn Moore

Reynolds recalled for Red Cross impact

For almost 30 years, Mary Lou Reynolds led Augusta's Red Cross chapter, setting standards in innovation and achievement.
By Bill Kirby

Church rallies to help pastor's son

The 5-year-old son of the Rev. Matt Moore of Trinity Baptist Church has aplastic anemia and is now confined to a hospital room until a bone marrow donor can be found. 
By Lisa Kaylor

Joyful Noise: Chonda Pierce

Chonda Pierce's show, Girl Talk, is scheduled for 7 p.m. June 20 at New Hope Worship Center, 715 S. Old Belair Road.

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Mullis: Check for chinch bugs at first sign of lawn damage

It's time for my annual warning about chinch bugs for those of you who have St. Augustine lawns.
By Sid Mullis

Keen show brings Brotherton home

One of Augusta's favorite acts, Texas country rocker Robert Earl Keen, returns for a performance at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 18, at Imperial Theatre.
By Don Rhodes

Shopgirl: Give Kangaroo Light a jump-start

Kangaroo Light is hoping to be a kinder, gentler replacement for that blinding flashlight app on your iPhone.
By Gracie Shepherd

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

New stroke program improves treatment

A stroke is one of the most debilitating medical conditions. It can limit one's ability to eat, talk, or walk and dramatically reduce quality of life. A recent paper in the Journal of the American ...
By Anant Mandawat

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Easy flourless cake satisfies cravings

I used to make an elaborate flourless chocolate cake for special occasions. Now I've discovered a way to get the same delicious results in just a few minutes and in just one bowl.
By Karin Calloway

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.

Sunday, June 8, 2014

At 88, Lewis keeps comedy going

LOS ANGELES - After nearly 70 years in show business, Jerry Lewis continues to do standup and serve as leader of the storied Friars Club.
By Sandy Cohen

Saturday, June 7, 2014

Don't be afraid to go bold at home, designers say

It might be practical, of course, to decorate your home with neutral colors and muted earth tones. No need to worry about colors clashing. But what if you’re a fan of vivid orange, lime green ...
By Melissa Rayworth

Augusta Player performs on Tonys

Former Augusta Players actress Sutton Foster will perform tonight on the 2014 Tony Awards' telecast, and she will be vying for her third Tony Award.
By Don Rhodes

What Is It?

Did you recognize the 1960 Chevrolet El Camino we highlighted over the July Fourth holiday, and do you know the year, make and model of the car in this week's photo?
By Glynn Moore

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 May 22-June 3. The date indicates when the transfer was recorded in the clerk's office.

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Vehicle overturns in Belk's parking lot

NORTH AUGUSTA - An accident in the Belk's parking lot caused an SUV to overturn Saturday, leaving the drivers of both vehicles shaken but unharmed.