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...

SC Senate passes bill allowing legal bridge games

...unconstitutional."Act 312 of 2008 is a collection of many previously-enacted unconstitutional single-county and special acts addressing various counties in the State of South Carolina," attorneys for the group wrote.Sen. Larry Martin, Judiciary...

Pop Rocks: Be sure to make time for Broad Street

...become one of the premier live music venues in the region. While national acts have become particularly fond of it's professionalism and eager audiences, it's the local acts that remain the foundation on which the venue's reputation is built...

Rucker headlines 10th annual Rock Fore! Dough concert

...m."This is my fourth time singing the national anthem (at Rock Fore! Dough), and every year it's something I look forward to," Ward said. "Hopefully one day I'll get to be one of the acts ? that's my ultimate goal."

Augusta bluegrass musician, mentor, Ed Hurt, remembered

...announcer's license from the FCC and worked for WYCB-AM radio station in Bristol, Tenn., playing his instruments live for acts on the Farm and Home Hour.Hurt ended up in Augusta in 1951 when his brother was stationed at Camp Gordon, and he became a...

Ga. man kept pregnant teen murder victim under surveillance, GBI says

...When (she) confronted both Smith and Hair about the injuries, she was told Hair had the bruises as the result of sexual acts," the GBI affidavit noted. The former girlfriend then "advised Smith that he should keep his hands off of Hair because she...

Fred Couples | The Masters

...one, will look back at his 26th Masters Tournament and not shake his head over what could have been on Sunday. Couples rarely acts his age on the course Posted: 04/11/10 It's been said that things begin going downhill after a person turns...

Deal acts on Ga. food stamp woes

ATLANTA -- Gov. Nathan Deal is ordering changes aimed at clearing the backlog jamming the state's food stamp program as federal officials threaten to cut up to $76 million in administrative funding if the problems aren't fixed.

Music by Turner: Big names hitting the road with stops near Augusta

...think I've seen so many great musicians hitting the road in years but with declining CD sales from new as well as established acts, touring is now their No. 1 source of revenue.But as it is with the Masters, it takes plenty of green these days to see...

St. Thaddeus set for 55th homes tour

...St. Thaddeus', Waugh said.St. Thaddeus' tour is a popular event and usually brings in more than $10,000 for Aiken charities, she said. This year's funds will benefit My Father's House, ACTS and Golden Harvest Food Bank.