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3 weeks ago

PUBLIC MEMORIAL SERVICE SET FOR FORMER DEAN OF DENTAL MEDICINE

  A public memorial service has been planned for Dr. Connie Drisko, former Dean of the College of Dental Medicine at Georgia Regents University, on September 5 at 1:30 p.m. in the Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre on Georgia Regents University’s Summerville campus. Drisko died June 22 at Georgia Regents Medical Center after a short battle […]

Mary Liz Nolan

3 weeks ago

UP IN SMOKE TOUR COMING TO AUGUSTA

  The Up In Smoke Tour, featuring Cheech & Chong and the multi-platinum selling band, War, is coming to the Bell Auditorium September 18. Tickets go on sale at 10:00 a.m. this Friday, August 1. You can purchase them online at www.georgialinatix.com; by phone 877-428-4849; or at the Champions Box Office at the James Brown […]

Mary Liz Nolan

4 weeks ago

PRIMARY RUNOFF ELECTION RESULTS

  Businessman David Perdue defeated longtime Representative Jack Kingston in a Republican runoff Tuesday for Georgia’s U.S. Senate nomination.  He’ll face Democrat Michelle Nunn in the November general election.  Unofficial results showed Perdue with a lead of more than 6,000 votes with 93 percent of the precincts reporting. In the State Senate District 22 race, […]

Mary Liz Nolan

4 weeks ago

KRISTIAN BUSH TO HEADLINE BORDER BASH

  Kristian Bush, half of the platinum-selling country duo Sugarland, will headline the 21st annual Border Bash on Friday, September 12, at the Augusta Common.  The Joe Stevenson Band will also be back for the 7th year.  Border Bash is held every year the night before the big Georgia-South Carolina football game.  General admission tickets […]

Mary Liz Nolan

4 weeks ago

POLICE NEED HELP IDENTIFYING SHOPLIFTERS

The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help in identifying a couple of shoplifters. They’ve released surveillance pictures of a black male and female who took several items from the Dollar General store in the 4000 block of Washington Road in Evans. The store manager said the female’s purse appeared to be full of […]

Mary Liz Nolan

1 month ago

MAN CHARGED WITH LEAVING BOY IN HOT CAR

    A local man who left his baby in a hot car at a Richmond County apartment complex last weekend has been arrested. Russell Givens was charged today with deprivation of a minor. Authorities were called Saturday afternoon after a resident at Woodcrest Apartments noticed the 19-month-old boy alone in the locked car. Some good Samaritans […]

Mary Liz Nolan

1 month ago

EARLY VOTING ENDS FRIDAY

  A reminder that early voting for Georgia’s primary election runoffs ends tomorrow. Besides the Board of Elections Office on Greene Street, early votes can be cast until 6:00 p.m. Friday at the Henry Brigham and Warren Road recreation centers, and Diamond Lakes Regional Park. Election day is Tuesday.  Polls will be open from 7:00 […]

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1 month ago

INVESTIGATION OVER AT LANEY HIGH SCHOOL

  Education officials say they’ve found nothing to support claims that grades were unjustly changed for dozens of Lucy Laney High School students during the past school year. Superintendent Dr. Frank Roberson says he and staffers investigated after getting complaints a few days ago, but turned up no wrongdoing. Roberson says there were grade changes, […]

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