Upcoming events



NATURE PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP: THE DIGITAL DIFFERENCE: 9 a.m. Saturday, Phinizy Swamp Nature Park, 1858 Lock and Dam Road; learn how to produce better photos with a digital camera; bring your own camera and accessories; $5 members, $8 nonmembers; class size limited; register by today; (706) 828-2109

TEST PREP WORKSHOP: 6 p.m. Monday, T.W. Josey High School, 1701 15th St.; discussion of SAT, ACT and NCAA guidelines; parents, junior and senior students and athletes encouraged to attend; public is invited; (706) 737-7360

PARENT MATH NIGHT: 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Rollins Elementary School, 2160 Mura Drive; parents will play math games with their children, CRCT practice books will be sent home with each parent; (706) 796-4972


AUGUSTA NEWCOMERS CLUB POT LUCK DINNER: Saturday, Jan. 17; call for time and location; Jeannie Hipsher (706) 210-7547

WATERFOWL WALK: 9 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 17, Phinizy Swamp Nature Park, 1858 Lock and Dam Road; take a trip through the Nature Park's wetlands in search of wintering waterfowl; $3 members, $5 nonmembers; register by Thursday, Jan. 15; (706) 828-2109

ALS ASSOCIATION BENEFIT CONCERT WITH BRIAN LAM: 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 30, Warren Baptist Church, 3203 Washington Road; concert featuring American Idol semifinalist Brian Lam; benefits ALS Association, which focuses on Lou Gehrig's disease; $10 advance, tickets available at Family Christian Stores, 204 Robert C. Daniel Jr. Parkway; $12 at door; LamALSconcert@yahoo.com



Hephzibah grad serving on Navy destroyer

JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM — A 1986 Hephzibah High School graduate and Augusta native is serving in the Navy aboard the guided-... Read more

4-H members collect pop tabs for local charity


Georgia 4-H members have collected aluminum pop tabs to raise money for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Georgia for... Read more

For the Record



Miranda Whitaker Slick, 48, of the 2300 block... Read more

School menus




Oct. 27: Steak biscuit, cereal with breakfast cracker, frudel... Read more