Articles from the Richmond Neighbors section archive

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Area group seeks to prevent child abuse

Prevent Child Abuse Georgia is in the process of being reinstated by the national organization, Prevent Child Abuse America.
By Lisa Kaylor

Newsmakers

Westminster Schools of Augusta earned the FBI Safe Online Surfing Internet Challenge National Award for October 2013 in the small-group category. The middle school students will receive a trophy ...

Around the block

The Georgia Press Association is holding a contest to support newspapers. Georgia residents are invited to enter by taking a creative photograph with their local newspaper and post it with the ...

Monday, March 10, 2014

Area group seeks to prevent child abuse

Prevent Child Abuse Georgia is in the process of being reinstated by the national organization, Prevent Child Abuse America.
By Lisa Kaylor

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Newsmakers

Air Force Airman Christopher R. Rodriguez graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. He is the grandson of Barbara Beatty, of Augusta.

Now is the time to get lawns ready

The grass is dormant and plants are not blooming, but winter isn't the time to slack off from working in the yard and gardens. In fact, this is the perfect time of year to work on design issues in ...
By Deborah G. Steele

City Employee of the Year loves helping people with housing

Shawn Edwards' unique background on nearly every side of real estate has paid off. Edwards was recognized as the city’s 2013 Employee of the Year.
By Lisa Kaylor

Around the block

The Friends of the Augusta Library Book Sale will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 8 in the lobby of the Augusta-Richmond County Library, 823 Telfair St.

Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014

Around the block

The Jessye Norman School of the Arts will hold Purses for a Purpose at 7 p.m. March 13 at The Richmond on Greene, 725 Greene St.

Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014

Calendars

THIS WEEK BLACK HISTORY MONTH: JAZZ FOR KIDS: 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb.

Couple feed needy neighbors

It started with 12 tuna fish sandwiches and a few coats slung over a fence. Five years later, Eddie and Patsy Skinner's Neighborhood Outreach Ministry feeds and clothes more than 100 people each week.
By Lisa Kaylor

Around the block

The World Heritage Student Exchange Program is seeking host families for students for the 2014-2015 school year.

Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014

For the record

Grover F. Tuten Jr., 70, of the 2600 block of National Woods Drive, eight counts of theft by taking, five counts of violation of oath by a public officer

School Menus

Jan. 30: Egg and cheese slider, breakfast burrito with salsa, cereal bar, cereal, cookie, fruit, fruit juice

Slavery discussion

The Augusta Museum of History will present Slavery and its Impact, 1840-1870, a talk by Dr. Bobby J. Donaldson, at 12:30 p.m. Feb. 5. The discussion is part of the museum's Brown Bag History ...

Museum exhibit shows pivotable time 150 years ago

An Augusta Museum of History exhibit offers view throw the window of our town in 1864.
By Lisa Kaylor

Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014


Top headlines

Augusta man gets life without parole in killing

Jonathan Lee Felton, 23, was convicted in Richmond County Superior Court of murder and weapon charges for the Oct. 25, 2010, shooting death of 22-year-old Eric "Easy" Wright.
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