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Friday, May 1, 2015

Breaking Free Ministries invites public to worship

Breaking Free Ministries is a Christian-based, residential regeneration program for men 17-25 recovering from drug addiction. For the first time, they are inviting the community to worship with them.

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Property transfers

Richmond County property transfers for April 1-7. The date indicates when the transfer was recorded in the clerk's office.

Mullis: 'Fat' azalea leaves sign of disease

A disease on the leaves is called leaf gall which is caused by a fungus Exobasidium vaccinii, which is dormant in the developing buds from one year to the next.
By Sid Mullis

What Is It?

Did you recognize the 1957 Pontiac in last week's photo, and do you know the make and year of the vehicle in this week's What Is It?
By Glynn Moore

2015 Lexus RC coupe adds zip to staid Lexus line

The latest from luxury automaker Lexus is an audacious-looking sport coupe that turns heads and challenges long-held stereotypes of Lexus cars as sedate, plush rides.
By Ann M. Job

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Annual plant swap, sale Saturday

Pendleton King Park's 18th annual Plant Sale is from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. The event is free and open to the public at the Franke Pavilion.
By Sandy Hodson

Shopgirl: Find lipstick shade without 'app-lication'

ShadeScout is a new app that takes in a color sample via your smartphone's camera and spits out makeup shade suggestions from all of the major brands.
By Gracie Shepherd

Fashion show to benefit Jessye Norman School of Arts

Former international model Gaylord Jenkins is sharing her years of experience with Augusta women through the Friends of Jessye Norman School Fashion, Art, Wines & Cheese event on May 7.
By Dennis Sodomka

Be sure to visit New York City's offbeat museums

We'll never tire of exploring The Met, but there are dozens of smaller museums worth discovering, too.
By Joni Sweet

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Karin Calloway: Easy Veggie Dip

I always try to have a special dip or spread on hand for afternoon or pre-dinner munching.
By Karin Calloway

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Ski resorts turn themselves into summer destinations

DENVER - In the old days, after the snow melted at ski resorts, all that remained was grass, a gondola and the occasional alpine slide.
By Steve Knopper

Fat-tire bikes help riders over tough terrain

There's a new trend in mountain biking: Fat is in. For tires. The big, puffy tires look a little strange, but these fat-tire bikes have a smooth ride, even over the toughest terrain, and are a lot ...
By John Marshall

Disc golf gaining in popularity

Although many of the nearly 5,000 courses in the nation boast grand vistas, glorious flora and some fauna, others are tucked along steep terrain and small creeks, providing a use for parkland not ...
By Jennifer Forker

Sad Puppies crying about latest trends in science fiction

NEW YORK - Call it the invasion of the Sad Puppies. One of the signature awards of the science fiction/fantasy community, the Hugos, has been ensnared in a fierce debate over the genre’s future.
By Hillel Italie

More proms are becoming platforms

NEW YORK - Proms have traditionally been a night of glamour and romance, complete with backstage drama over dates and dresses. But prom culture is changing.
By Beth J. Harpaz

Friday, April 24, 2015

Hardships strenghten faith

Win or lose is not important. The important thing is that you and I surrender to God in whatever he allows to come upon us, and allow his truth and glory to be expressed in the many deaths that we ...
By the Rev. Jeff Miller

Police chaplain always there for officers, families

The Rev. Ken Gross' congregation is made up of the more than 750 employees of the Richmond County Sheriff's Office and more than 700 troopers with the Georgia State Patrol.
By Lisa Kaylor

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church to fight cancer with music

Concerts at Christmas and Easter led pastor Patrick Darnell to open the doors of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church for a concert for skin cancer awareness.
By Lisa Kaylor

A Joyful Noise: Matt Maher

As part of his Saints and Sinners Tour, Matt Maher will perform at 7:30 p.m. April 27 at St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church, 4921 Columbia Road.
By Lisa Kaylor

What Is It?

Did you recognize the 1949 Ford in last week's photo, and do you know the make and year of the vehicle in this week's photo?
By Glynn Moore

Auto Recalls

Recalls include those that Fiat Chrysler is contesting with the government, and some toy police cars.

Lexus LS 460 is driving therapy against stress

Lexus' flagship LS 460 sedan is a quiet, fast, comfortable ride.
By Ann M. Job

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 April 17-April 30. The date indicates when the transfer was recorded in the clerk's office.
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