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Long talks end with no agreement

AIKEN -- A Columbia accountant appointed to examine a proposed settlement agreement for the James Brown estate told a judge Friday that he should approve the document concerning the late singer's ...
By Michelle Guffey | Saturday, Jan. 31, 2009

Full day of hearings, no decision in James Brown case

By Michelle Guffey | Friday, Jan. 30, 2009

Director seeks way for celebrity display

Someone in Augusta finally stepped up with a plan to capitalize on the diverse list of celebrities rooted here besides James Brown, but hard financial times have gotten in the way.
By Johnny Edwards | Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2009

Producer moves to protect money for charitable trust

AIKEN --- A one-time songwriter and record producer for James Brown has decided to jump into the legal maneuvering surrounding the late singer's estate.
By Michelle Guffey | Saturday, Jan. 17, 2009

Godfather's giveaways might be moved

Augusta civic center complex General Manager Monty Jones is in talks with James Brown's daughter about moving the annual Thanksgiving turkey and Christmas toy giveaways to the arena named in his ...
Sunday, Dec. 28, 2008

Kids line up for toy tradition

James Brown might not be around anymore to hand out toys to needy children, but his memory lives on through his annual Christmas toy giveaway.
By Jonathan Overstreet | Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2008

Brown's toy giveaway goes on

James Brown might not be around anymore to hand out toys to needy children, but his memory lives on through his annual Christmas toy giveaway.
By Jonathan Overstreet | Monday, Dec. 22, 2008

New trustee will scrutinize deal

AIKEN --- A Columbia accountant was appointed Tuesday to examine a proposed settlement agreement for the James Brown estate.
By Michelle Guffey | Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2008

Judge names new Brown trustee

AIKEN - In the ongoing saga surrounding the estate of James Brown, the court approved a motion to appoint a new trustee and special administrator at a hearing today.
By Michelle Guffey | Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2008

Brown's giving legacy lives on

Hundreds stood in line Monday at Dyess Park, braving the chill and hoping for help from the annual James Brown Turkey Giveaway.
By Jonathan Overstreet | Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2008

James Brown turkey giveaway honors late entertainer

By Jonathan Overstreet | Monday, Nov. 24, 2008

Representing the Godfather

James Brown and the Rev. Al Sharpton didn't always agree, particularly when it came to politics. The close friend and confidant of the late soul singer was reminded of that fact Sunday during a ...
By Adam Folk | Monday, Nov. 24, 2008

Arena makes push for Brown exhibit

To be a big-league music venue, the James Brown Arena needs to have more to do with its namesake than just a plastic sign and a plaque, Augusta-Richmond County Coliseum Authority member Johnny ...
By Johnny Edwards | Friday, Nov. 21, 2008

Brown family attorneys seek to remove trustees

COLUMBIA --- Attorneys pushing a long-awaited settlement over how to parcel out James Brown's estate and trust want the trustees removed, claiming they've done little to protect the singer's ...
Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2008

Brown trustees' removal sought

COLUMBIA - Attorneys pushing a long-awaited settlement over how to parcel out James Brown's estate and trust want the trustees removed, claiming they've done little to protect the singer's legacy ...
By Katrina A. Goggins | Monday, Nov. 10, 2008

Museum might be at a loss despite increased patronage

Nearly two years after his death, James Brown can still attract an audience.
By Steven Uhles | Thursday, Oct. 30, 2008

Brown lawyers plan settlement

AIKEN --- Lawyers involved in the battle over the estate of James Brown are hoping to have a proposed settlement agreement finalized and approved by the court by the end of the year.
By Michelle Guffey | Friday, Oct. 24, 2008

Deal is now in judge's hands

AIKEN --- The legal maneuvering surrounding the estate of James Brown might be drawing to a close.
By Michelle Guffey | Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2008

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