Coliseum Authority | The Augusta Chronicle

...the visibility of the facility and the quality and number of acts performing at the venues. Opened in 1967, the James Brown...Jones, general ... Elton John is the latest of recent big name acts coming to the Augusta Entertainment Complex. Augusta area residents...

Allen: 'balanced budget first step toward fiscal responsibility'

...a statement, Allen called the $3.8 trillion proposal, which includes no tax increases, an extension of one of his first acts in Congress ? to cosponsor a balanced budget amendment.The legislation, much of which the Senate endorsed in a similar measure...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Country star Jackson's come a long way in 25 years

...he is bringing his 25th anniversary Keepin' It Country national tour to James Brown Arena on Friday, March 27,with opening acts Jon Pardi and Brandy Clark.Doors open at 6 p.m. with the show starting at 7. Tickets are $25, $49 and $69 available...

Pop Rocks: From Rucker to Revivalists, which music fest draws you?

...year's lineup includes jam-centric acts Gov't Mule, Lettuce and The Revivalists...year's event, which features indie rock acts such as The Strokes, Pixies, Ride and...bility to book demographically specific acts like this are a real reason this annual meat-and-music...

Area church preparing for Love Week, giving back during Easter season

...15 a.m. and 6 p.m. Adams said this is the fourth year the church has come together for Love Week. In previous years, acts of kindness have included gas giveaways, food delivered to police stations and county offices, and stuffed animals for patients...

Don't gouge the public eye

...challenges their version of the truth, and more than a few likely fear being caught committing highly unprofessional or illegal acts.But police need to understand they are public servants, doing the public's work in a public setting. Being in the public...

New Orleans visitors find jazzy music in the streets

...around the French Quarter. TANYA & DORISE: With Tanya on violin and Dorise on guitar, this duet is one of the most popular acts on the streets. It's believed that Tanya was the inspiration for Annie, the fiddle-playing character on the HBO show Treme...

Ringling Bros. Circus to give up elephant acts in 3 years

...stunt show called Nuclear Cowboyz. Roughly 30 million people attend Feld's 5,000 live entertainment shows every year.Ringling's popular Canada-based competitor, Cirque du Soleil, features human acts and doesn't use wild animals.

Rants & Raves

...their religion but that does not make the religion wrong. Terrorists who do evil and deadly acts in the name of Muslim are terrorists who do evil and deadly acts in the NAME of Muslims. That does not make ALL people of the Muslim faith bad at all...

Case continues against Augusta businessman accused of having sex with teen

...photos of himself and the teen posing and engaging in sexual acts, said the teen told him he was 16. To create an account on...molestation charge be dismissed because it is not clear that the sexual acts actually occurred in Columbia County. He also said the enticing...