Kelley Brothers invite friends for golf, music benefit

The Kelley Brothers, Charles of Lady A, and Josh, a well-regarded singer-songwriter in his own right, are giving back to their hometown through the inaugural Kelley Brothers and Friends Golf Tournament and Concert, with golf beginning at 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 27, at Champions Retreat Golf Club, followed by the concert at 7:30 p.m. at Lady Antebellum Pavilion at Evans Towne Center Park.
By Jeremy Craig

Take aim! Zombies haunt paintball trail

The Haunted Paintball Trail at Augusta Paintball on Barton Chapel Road offers a different type of Halloween scare.
By Charmain Z. Brackett

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Wine Time: CoCo Wine & Culinary Festival to be at new location

The Ninth Annual CoCo Wine & Culinary Festival set for Saturday, Oct. 25, will be bigger and better than ever.
By Dennis Sodomka

Aiken Fall Steeplechase is Oct. 25

Watch equine competitors in five races at the 23rd running of the Aiken Fall Steeplechase on Saturday, Oct. 25.

Pop Rocks: Yonder Mountain concert exception to venue's rules

This week, Yonder Mountain String Band will, I hope with minimal difficulty, load in at Jessye Norman Amphitheater to headline an impressive lineup of bluegrass-inspired acts. It should be a success. It should be an excellent evening out. 
By Steven Uhles

Ramblin' Rhodes: Ann Landers show reminder of her trip to Augusta

Seeing that the Newberry (S.C.) Opera House next week is presenting the touring play Ann Landers: Lady With All The Answers made me think about when the real advice columnist came to Augusta in 1975.
By Don Rhodes

James peppers comic act with humor of life

Kevin James might be known best by many as a beloved television comedian. After all, in nearly every American city, The King of Queens is on the air, living on in reruns. But Wednesday, Oct. 29, he's coming to Augusta's Bell Auditorium for a stand-up performance.
By Jeremy Craig

Cher in the City: Augusta City Classic proves to be great motivator

Last weekend I started what I call my Classic Countdown Workout - I start working out three to four days a week leading up to the Augusta City Classic Football Banquet.
By Cher Best

North Augusta hopes for top jubilee attendance

Organizers are stepping things up for the 30th annual Jack-o'-Lantern Jubilee Festival, which is set for Oct. 24-25.
By Nikasha Dicks

Dine & Dish: These treats will satisfy pumpkin cravings

So I decided to go on a fall spice food tour - local style. Essentially, this meant that I crammed in as many fall-flavored foods and drinks as I could find in the course of a week and a half. Here's what I discovered.
By Danielle Wong Moores
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2014 Arts Preview

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Shack Band will play Surrey Tavern

Richmond, Va.,-based group is promoting their first full-length CD "America."

Western Carolina State Fair opens Oct. 16

The Western Carolina State Fair returns for 10 days to the Aiken Fairgrounds, 561 May Royal Drive, from Oct. 16-25.

Georgia-Carolina State Fair opens Oct. 17

The Georgia-Carolina State Fair, at the Augusta Exchange Club Fairgrounds, 308 Hale St., is open for 10 days from Oct. 17-26.

Storyland Theatre back for 27th season on new stage

After nine years at the Imperial Theatre, Storyland is returning to the Georgia Regents University Maxwell Performing Arts Theater, where the group spent 17 years.
By Charmain Z. Brackett

The Artside: Thomason's oil paintings offer view of Appalachia

At the Morris Museum of Art, an exhibition features 26 of Eugene Thomason's oil paintings including a series depicting a fictional mountain clan he called the Hankinses, as well as portraits, landscapes and scenes of everyday life in Appalachia.
By Keith Claussen

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