Slideshow: Bloodworth through the years
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Augusta College president candidate William Bloodworth, provost and vice president for Academic Affairs at Central Missouri State University.
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Bloodworth smiles during his inauguration while Augusta Mayor Charles DeVaney, state Sen. Charles Walker react behind him.
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Bloodworth delivers commencement address to 1994 graduating class
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New Augusta College president Dr. William Bloodworth during a Question-and-Answer session in October 1993
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Bloodworth in the crowd leading cheers during an ASU basketball game
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Paine College President Dr. Shirley Lewis (from left), the Rev. Lakey, Augusta State University President Dr. William Bloodworth and Medical College of Georgia President Dr. Daniel Rahn sing We Shall Overcome at the chapel.
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When The Chronicle matched up local public figures with the vehicles they drove, Bloodworth posed with his pickup truck
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Judy Cooke and Dr. William A. Bloodworth attended the welcome home celebration for the Augusta State University basketball team March 30.
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Augusta State University President William A. Bloodworth and other faculty and staff prepare for a ride on the new campus shuttle, the Jaguar Express.
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Bloodworth (far left) addresses students protesting proposed college budget cuts.
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Bloodworth addresses a crowd during a special program honoring the first NCAA National Champion Division I golf team
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Augusta State University president William Bloodworth gives a state of the university address during convocation at Augusta State on Aug. 9. He announced that he will be stepping down and this will be his final year as president.
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Bloodworth discusses campus changes during a meeting on the consolidation of ASU and GHSU
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Augusta State University President William Bloodworth acknowledges the crowd after he is recognized during the Unversity System of Georgia Board of Regents meeting at Augusta State University on Oct. 11
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Bloodworth congratulated after winning the Chamber of Commerce's Lester Moody Award.
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Bloodworth in his ASU office
This week William Bloodworth concludes an incredibly successful two decades as president of Augusta State University. Here are some images from The Chronicle's files over the past 20 years.