Some of Thurmond Lake's campgrounds and day-use recreation areas might close earlier, and possibly open later, as the Army Corps of Engineers... Read more
We don't seek to rain on the "downtown trolley" parade -- only to slow it down.
And perhaps question whether it's going in the right... Read more
Not looking to turn down free help, the chairman of the Georgia Golf Hall of Fame is trying to accommodate a volunteer group that wants to take on... Read more
In this bleak economy, Augusta has one of Georgia's few city centers where revitalization keeps chugging along, downtown proponents and developers... Read more
A year ago, Commissioner Andy Cheek shared his vision for turning Ellis Street into a canal and Augusta into a tourist mecca. That faded, and this... Read more
Augusta's flirtation with a railroad-style trolley along Broad Street illustrates yet again the difference between a study and a plan.
The... Read more
I thought the Ellis Street canal proposal was the mother of all boondoggles. But the proposed new library has it topped by a foot or two.
... Read more
Recent activities reported by area economic development organizations:
AUGUSTA METRO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Chamber to... Read more
I was born in Augusta almost 75 years ago at 501 Telfair St.
After my sixth birthday, my family moved to The Hill. I graduated from... Read more
One can see the anti-worker, anti-middle-class mind-set of some of our elected and appointed officials in city government.
Special-... Read more