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Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014

Around the block

The Augusta Mini Theatre Community Arts and Life Skills School will perform What Black Folk Say About Black Folk.

Astronomy club has fun in space

The Astronomy Club of Augusta formed in 1986 around an interest in amateur astronomy.
By Lisa Kaylor

Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014


Christina Clutter received the 2014 Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership/Student of the Year by Augusta Technical College for being the top student in the Occupational Therapy Assistant program.

Farmers market

Commodities available from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday through Saturday at the Georgia Farmers Market, 1150 Fifth St. Call (706) 721-3004 between 5 a.m. and 9 p.m. Monday-Friday and 7 a.m. and 9 p.m. ...

Around the block

The Friends of the Augusta Library will hold a book sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 11. The sale will be held at the headquarters branch of the Augusta-Richmond County Public Library, 823 Telfair St.

Junior League turns 85

The Junior League of Augusta will celebrate 85 years of community service to the Augusta area this year. It was started in 1924, when Louise Hankinson and a group of friends joined together to ...
By Lisa Kaylor

Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014

Around the block

Enopion Theatre Company will hold auditions for Jacob beginning Jan. 9. All auditions are by appointment only. Parts are available for men and women age 18 and older.

Family finalists in fitnesses challenge

The Wells family has advanced to the third stage of competition and was selected out of 200 families to be one of five finalists.
By Lisa Kaylor

Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013

For the record

Indictments handed down Dec. 10 and 17.

Farmers Market

Commodities available from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday through Saturday at the Georgia Farmers Market, 1150 Fifth St.


Dean's list, college graduates, essay winners and military acknowledgements.

Residents running into 2014

Augustans are running in support of several charities with 5K events in the books for January.
By Charmain Z. Brackett

Calendar of events

THIS WEEK: Shoe collection drive for the homeless through Friday, Jan. 3; sponsored by Augusta area podiatrists and the Georgia Podiatric Medical Association.

Augusta home houses president's history

A two-story home on the corner of Telfair and Seventh streets houses some interesting Augusta history.
By Lisa Kaylor

Around the block

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will accept Christmas trees through Jan. 8 to be used for fish habitats at Lake Thurmond.

Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013

Top headlines

Meth use on rise in Richmond County

Production of meth, a highly addictive drug made from household cold medicine, batteries, drain cleaner, brake fluid and other harmful chemicals, increased in recent years when the shake-and-bake ...