Westobou Festival celebrates fine, performing arts

...Amos Lee, who has toured with legendary artists such as Bob Dylan and Paul Simon, is the unquestioned headliner on this five-act bill, it should be noted that each performer brings something special.Allen Stone is an artist who has garnered significant...

Employer summit addresses workplace challenges

...and telephone recordings for claims and appeals.Later in the day, the summit addressed compliance with the Affordable Care Act . Since April, the labor department has held similar summits for HR workers in several cities across the state. The Augusta...

Sex charge for SC school janitor

...Galloway of Pendleton was arrested Monday. Galloway is accused of exchanging text messages of a sexual nature and engaging in a sex act on school property with a 15-year-old female student. Walhalla police said the student was the only victim. The investigation...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Daughter's book reveals private life of James Brown

...Augusta Riverfront Marina.I first crossed Raybon's path about four decades ago when he was performing in his family's band, American Bluegrass Express, at a music festival in Lavonia, Ga.He has remained a class act since that time.

General Motors looks to new vehicles, China to boost profit as it shifts away from recalls

...important vehicle updates GM plans. The current Malibu hasn't sold well, but Reuss said the new one shows "we've got our act together in the midsize car segment."GM expects an annual $800 million profit improvement on the Cruze and Malibu alone due...

Single PayPal likely to partner with eBay competitors, aggressively fight for mobile space

...says Cantor Fitzgerald analyst Youssef Squali.With PayPal "now essentially free to focus on payment innovation ... they can act more aggressively to counter new competitors," says R.W. Baird analyst Colin Sebastian. He notes that PayPal will end up...

Augusta Georgia Homes, New Homes, Homes for Sale, Home Listings, House Listings |

...More Details $1,000 Beds: 3 Baths: 2 All real estate advertised herein is subject to the Federal Fair Housing Act, which makes it illegal to advertise "any preference, limitation or discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex...

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...

Denying the undeniable

...Oklahoma beheading late last week was not an act of terrorism.But we differ with those...someone is inspired by something to commit an act, or commit it in a certain way or for a...something is necessarily an integral part of the act.If the killer believes it's part of...

Sex with teen leads to prison term

...Considering the circumstances and his lack of a record, defense attorney Kimberly Wilder sought probation under the First Offender Act.Laws and a second man, 26-year-old Corey Garrett, are accused of having sex with a 15-year-old girl. The girl...