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Mary Liz Nolan

6 months ago

Electronics Repair Shop Owner Arrested Again

More charges have been filed against the owner of an electronics repair store in Martinez. 54 year old Perry Bower, owner of Electric Medic in La Petite Plaza, was arrested last week on two counts of theft by deception.  He posted bond, then was arrested yesterday on two more theft charges. The Columbia County Sheriff’s […]

Mary Liz Nolan

6 months ago

10th Annual Rock Fore! Dough Lineup Announced

10TH ANNUAL ROCK FORE! DOUGH LINEUP ANNOUNCED   The lineup for the 10th annual Drive for Show, Rock Fore! Dough concert was announced today.  Darius Rucker and Randy Houser will headline the event during Masters week at the Lady Antebellum Pavilion at the Evans Towne Center. The concert, which benefits the First Tee of Augusta […]

Mary Liz Nolan

6 months ago

Forecast is Good for Augusta

Economic forecasters say things are looking up for the CSRA.  University of Georgia Business Dean Charles Knapp will discuss the area’s projected growth at the annual Augusta Economic Outlook luncheon on Monday, January 27. Knapp will be joined by Wells Fargo Managing Director and Senior Economist, Mark Vitner. The luncheon gets underway at 11:30 a.m. […]

Mary Liz Nolan

6 months ago

Julian Osbon, CEO of Osbon and Associates

Local businessman Julian Osbon has died. The 73 year old Osbon, CEO of Osbon and Associates, died after a lengthy battle with leukemia. Osbon was active in the community, having served as chairman of the CSRA Community Foundation, the University Health Care Foundation Board, and Augusta Tomorrow. His funeral arrangements are pending at Thomas Poteet […]

Mary Liz Nolan

6 months ago

Wind chill range from zero to 10 degrees below zero this Friday

  Georgia’s coldest temperatures of the week are expected early Friday morning, with lows in single-digits in much of the state. The National Weather Service will have a wind chill advisory in effect from 9:00 tonight until 10:00 Friday morning for most of north Georgia. Forecasters predict that wind chill values will range from zero […]

Mary Liz Nolan

6 months ago

No Charges for former Richmond County Deputy-of-the-Year

Investigators say criminal charges will not be filed against a former Richmond County Deputy-of-the-Year.  Deputy Austin Shepherd was fired last month after investigators determined he’d made multiple purchases of cocaine while on duty and in uniform. Shepherd admitted buying drugs while employed by the sheriff’s office and was fired in December.  Sheriff’s investigators contacted the […]

Mary Liz Nolan

6 months ago

National education leaders demonstrate support for school choice

National education leaders are visiting Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School in Augusta today as part of “National School Choice Week.” More than 5, 500 independently planned events have been scheduled this week across the country, to demonstrate support for school choice. Officials say National School Choice Week focuses on educational options that are available for […]

Mary Liz Nolan

6 months ago

Georgia Regents University officials have change of heart

There’s been a change of heart by Georgia Regents University officials who recently posted new signs that did not include “Augusta” in the school name.  “Augusta” was left off the signs despite promises from GRU President Dr. Ricardo Azziz that the city’s name would be included in the schools promotional and marketing efforts. Azziz issued […]

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