Kelly Jasper

  • Location: Augusta, Georgia
  • Education: James Madison University with degrees in Political Science and Media Arts and Design (Print Journalism concentration)
  • Profession: Journalism
  • Birthday: November 2

About Me

I moved to Augusta in 2008 to cover religion for the Chronicle. I didn't know a soul this far South at the time, but the area is quickly becoming home. Before then, I covered the cop beat and crime while working at a newspaper in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. I got my start in Virginia writing features for a community weekly while in college.

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3 years 32 weeks ago

I'd be glad to clarify. The construction was contracted for $10,180,000. But the figure you're seeing there is an up-to-date total...

3 years 44 weeks ago

Just the one now. In the past, there were other assistants and media folks who helped out, but I was told that as of Monday, the three...

4 years 25 weeks ago

Right, the damage you see in the photos is from where those ceiling tiles came on down and water accumulated. The food is good; we were...

4 years 25 weeks ago

Just got word that the tentative re-open date is Sept. 9!

4 years 26 weeks ago

Maybe I can clarify, because it seems that the quote, "The Hispanics, they haven't learned to trust you yet," didn't come off as...

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Funding for homeless down slightly

Federal funding for local homeless programs decreased by $552 this year compared to 2014, which community leaders hope to offset in the future by expanding the city's homeless count into south ...
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