Area Announcements

  • Follow Sports

Note: Announcements for participatory events must be written, delivered, mailed or faxed to The Augusta Chronicle, 725 Broad St., Augusta, GA 30901, with a return address and phone number. No phone calls are accepted. Fax number is (706) 823-3408. The announcements will be published weekly.


● The Martinez Evans Little League is accepting registration for ages 4 and up older. Sign up online at

● Masters City Little League is holding registration for ages 4-16. For more, visit


● William Avery will play host to the Spring Break Basketball Camp from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday through Thursday at Evans Middle School. Boys and girls ages 6-14 are allowed to attend. Camp is $140. To register and for more information, visit


● The 30th annual Lauderdale Golf Tournament will be held at Forest Hills Golf Club on April 18. Women and senior team division shotgun start at 8 a.m. and open team division shotgun start at 1 p.m. For more information, call Wes Zamzow, director of annual giving, at (706) 721-2699.

● The third annual Support 1 Golf Tournament will be held April 28 at Midland Valley Country Club. Four-man teams are $400, or $100 per golfer. Registration will be at 8:30 a.m. with a shotgun start at 10. For more information, contact Michael Ford at (706) 830-6963 or via e-mail at

● The Palmetto Kiwanis Club Charity Golf Tournament will be held May 17 at Aiken Golf Club. Four-person teams are $200, or $50 per golfer, before May 10. Check-in will be 9-9:45 a.m. Tee time is 10. For questions or to register by phone, contact John Boyette at (803) 645-0362.

● The 5th Annual Aiken-Augusta Wounded Warrior Charity Golf Classic will be held May 19 at Woodside Plantation County Club in Aiken. Entry fee is $100 per player. For more information, contact Jack Morrison at (803) 295-2614.


● The fifth annual Dream Equine Foal-A-Palooza will be held at Three Runs Plantation in Aiken on Saturday beginning at 9 a.m. Non-riders pay $15 for adults and $7.50 for children. For more information, visit Dream Equine at

● There will be a live pro wrestling exhibition Saturday at the Bernie Ward Community Center. Doors open at 7 p.m. with a 7:30 p.m. bell time. Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door. Kids 4-and-under are free.

● The Augusta Sports Council is accepting nominations for the 2014 Greater Augusta Medals for Excellence in Sports Awards Banquet. Deadline is April 18. Visit or call (706) 722-8326 ext. 235.

● The third annual Benderdinker will be held April 26 at Betty’s Branch at 10 a.m. Registration cost $35. VIP packages are $45. Registration can be found at For more information, contact Brinsley Thigpen at (706) 722-8326, ext. 237, or (706) 840-1234 or via e-mail at

● The Southeastern Firefighters Burn Foundation is planning its 11th annual Best Dam Bicycle Ride for April 27. The event starts at 8:30 a.m. at Thurmond Lake at Clarks Hill Dam. Cost is $35 per rider in advance and $40 on event day. To register, visit

● E.W. Hagler Club will play host to the Burger Battle at 1903 Division Street, Augusta, on April 28 at 5 p.m. Baseball legend Ozzie Smith and comedian Bill Engvall are scheduled to attend. For more information, call (706) 504-4071.

Top headlines

Commissioners seek attorney general's opinion on SPLOST

Two Augusta commissioners are seeking an opinion from Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens on the city's disbursement of sales tax proceeds to non-profits.
Search Augusta jobs