Fur balls take to the field in Hallmark's third Kitten Bowl

NEW YORK - On the field, the four-legged fur balls of the Hallmark Channel's Kitten Bowl III were all business. But off? Well, let's just say there were some impurr-prieties dogging these feline paw-thletes.
By Leanne Italie

Book captures decades of pop culture moments that scream love

NEW YORK — Fashion and style have forever been in bed with film, television and music, especially the moments that scream love.
By Leanne Italie

'CBS This Morning' could see viewership boost after Super Bowl

The Super Bowl looms as an important opportunity for the people at "CBS This Morning," although they have no plans to be anywhere near the San Francisco area.
By David Bauder

In a big crowd? Steps in place to avoid phone jam

NEW YORK - It's the pain of crowds: Texts, photos and video streams take forever or just can't get through.

Shopgirl: Make these gift boxes personal for sweetie

Veuve Clicquot has an entire line of champagne gift boxes that take giving to a new level of personalization, perfect for any Valentine's Day gifts you're looking for.
By Gracie Shepherd

Football viewing of future revealed

SAN FRANCISCO - Imagine being able to watch all 22 players at the snap with video that expands from your living room television set to the entire wall.
By Josh Dubow

2016 Lexus IS 200t is turbocharged version of Lexus' smallest sedan

The Lexus IS gets a turbocharged model for 2016, making it more sporty for not all that much more money.
By Ann M. Job

Nissan, Ford, Suzuki recall vehicles

Nissan issues yet another recall on the Altima, Ford recalls its defunct Ranger pickup and Suzuki warns about stalling on a number of its motorcycles.

Sid Mullis: Rid your yard of weeds with tips

Using herbicides whether pre or post emergent is all fine and good when it comes to weed control, but you must look beyond herbicides for weed control. 
By Sid Mullis

Artificial lights can keep plants growing during winter months

Short days put sunlight at a premium. Even houseplants feel it.
By Lee Reich

Volunteer of the Year announced

Trisha Burger had hoped she would be honored for her dedication to the Salvation Army, but her tears as she was announced Volunteer of the Year proved she never really imagined it.
By Bianca Cain Johnson

Articles from the Life section archive

Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016

What Is It?

Did you recognize last week's round taillights as being from a 1. 1961 Ford Galaxie, 2. 1960 Buick Invicta and 3. 1965 Ford Custom, and do you know what this week's picture shows.
By Glynn Moore

2016 Chevrolet Impala is Chevy's largest car

The 2016 Chevrolet Impala is a fine family car but not overly frugal on gasoline.
By Ann M. Job

Sid Mullis: Laying sod in winter challenging

The reason it is best not to sod in winter unless you have to is that roots in sod originate at the soil surface, where temperatures closely mimic air temperatures. If the air temperature is at or ...
By Sid Mullis

Disney to release more 'Star Wars' toys of heroine Rey

Following a social media firestorm over the lack of Rey in a new 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Monopoly game, Disney says it is unveiling a raft of new merchandise that puts more of Rey front and ...
By Ryan Nakashima

Quick Reads: Friends of the Library to hold annual meeting

The Friends of the Augusta Library annual meeting this week will feature guest speaker Charlie Bennett.

Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016

Libraries, meetup groups get into adult coloring craze

DEFOREST, Wis. — Adults caught up in the coloring book craze now have new and more social ways to participate: through libraries and meetup groups.
By Carrie Antlfinger

Karin Calloway: Winter sauce as summer taste

This week's Pasta with Winter Tomato Garlic Sauce is perfectly portioned for two to three and offers a taste of summer in the dead of winter.
By Karin Calloway

Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016

Church moves missions agency to Atlanta

The United Methodist Church's missions agency is moving its headquarters from New York City, where it has been based for nearly 200 years, to Atlanta.

Sunday, Jan. 17, 2016

Sikh community holds interfaith service

The Sikh community at Guru Singh Sabha Augusta Gurudwara celebrated three important events: the 20th anniversary of their temple, the 350th birthday of their 10th Guru and the ...
By Lisa Kaylor

Blazing a trail in art therapy, pioneer benefits from its healing power too

CHICAGO - Harriet Claire Wadeson loved to create art when she was growing up, but she never considered pursuing the solitary career of an artist.
By Nancy Maes

Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016

Property Transfers

Here are Richmond County property transfers for Dec. 21-30. The date indicates when the transfer was recorded in the clerk's office. 

'Deus Ex' among anticipated new games of 2016

LOS ANGELES - If the video games set to be unleashed in 2016 are any indication, this will be a year of interactive exploration.
By Derrik J. Lang

Friday, Jan. 15, 2016

Victory Baptist Church in North Augusta celebrates end of mortgage

Victory Baptist Church celebrated the end of its mortgage on Sunday, Jan. 10.

Augusta's Sikh priest is retiring

Bhai Jit Singh is retiring after 22 years as priest at Guru Singh Sabha Augusta.
By Lisa Kaylor

Lay aside the cellphone and see the world

Not long ago I stopped off before going into work to grab breakfast at a restaurant near my office. About the time I ordered my food and sat down, I discovered I had left my cellphone at home.
By the Rev. Ed Rees

Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016

Augusta Futurity plans truck parade, while auto show features big trucks

Family Fun Truck Parade to roll Sunday for Augusta Futurity The inaugural Family Fun Truck Parade will begin at 3 p.m. Sunday at The Hippodrome in North Augusta to kick off the 37th Augusta Futurity.

What Is It?

Did you recognize last week's 1977 Chevrolet Concours, and can you tell us the make and year of the cars bearing these three taillights?
By Glynn Moore

Chrysler to release Pacifica minivan

Chrysler is remaking its minivan and giving it a new old name in the process: Pacifica. The company hopes sleek looks will dispel the "soccer mom'' image.
By Dee-Ann Durbin

Sid Mullis: Winter is right time for fireplace safety

The cold weather we've had since Sunday makes us want to build more fires in our fireplaces and wood stoves. If you are like me, you haven't had near the number of fires you normally would have ...
By Sid Mullis

Soil terminology knowledge can help set best base for plants

Good gardens start from the ground up, but to be a good soil steward you have to understand some basic terminology.
By Lee Reich

What is it?

Did you recognize last week's 1957 Dodge Custom Royal from its huge fins and stacked taillights, and do you know the make, model and year of this week's car?
By Glynn Moore

Property Transfers

Here are the Richmond County property transfers for Jan. 15-22. The date indicates when the transfer was recorded in the clerk's office.

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