January visitors to Augusta area expected to generate more than half a million dollars

According to the Augusta Convention & Visitors Bureau, January is expected to bring $664,095 in direct visitor spending to the Augusta area.

The Club Car 2012 International Sales Conference, expected to bring 175 people who will spend $242,086, will run between Jan. 8-13.

The Dasani Mayor’s Cup Junior Championships held at Newman Tennis Center will bring in 300 people Jan. 14-16 spending $240,065.

The National Association of Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle Club 2012 Soldier Ride will come through Augusta Jan. 13-15 with an expected 250 participants and an impact of $126,350.

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Mon, 01/16/2017 - 21:36

Augusta ‘Sister March’ planned Saturday

Augusta will host its own “Sister March” in conjunction with the Women’s March on Washington this Saturday.

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Mon, 01/16/2017 - 22:51

Gas prices starting to drop