Singer heir helped Bobby Jones build Augusta National amid Depression

...person. He wasn't a showy person at all," Swan said. "He was a very keep-to-himself, gentle man."Augusta businessman Levi Hill IV has researched Bourne, met some of his family members and visited Singer Castle, Frederick Bourne's...

Augusta mayor to declare Thursday as Lee Elder Day

...17 other black golfers will be honored for their efforts in breaking the sport's color barrier, according to Augusta businessman Gordon Renshaw.Renshaw and businessmen David Jones and David Rachels organized the invitation-only event at...

Augusta National caddie, president formed friendship while fishing

...South Carolina."Individual golfers took very good care of the caddies. They knew them well," Hatney said.Augusta businessman Low ell Dorn said Williams was unforgettable."If he knew you real well, you might get a second bag (of golf...

Case continues against Augusta businessman accused of having sex with teen

The case against an Augusta businessman accused of having sex with a teen will continue after a preliminary hearing Tuesday.A Columbia County magistrate judge ruled...

Symphony Orchestra Augusta selects historic preservationist as executive director

...Robinson Schoolhouse during her tenure as vice president and project manager of Flywheel, a company founded by Augusta businessman Clay Boardman.She was president of Turn Back the Block, a nonprofit organization that restored homes in the...

Augusta businessman named to state economic board

The president of Augusta-based MAU Workforce Solutions was appointed to serve on the state's economic development board.

Augusta businessman accused of sex with teen

An Augusta businessman was recently arrested after being accused of having sex with and delivering sex toys to an Evans teen.Randy Houston Mercer...

Stevie B's offers 'no comment' on closing

...LOTS OF NEWS FROM THE TWITTER FEED:Augusta tourism officials expect $2 million in visitor spending in January. Augusta businessman Alonzo Boardman Jr. dies at 82. Wet Seal and Body Central close in Augusta Mall. Sitel will eliminate 675 jobs...

Three qualify to seek District 7 seat in special election

...qualifying, Sean Frantom, starting his third year as development director for Ronald McDonald House Charities, joined Augusta businessmen Louis "Hap" Harris and Sonny Pittman in qualifying to seek the 21-month commission stint.Frantom, who lost...

Augusta businessman Alonzo Boardman Jr. dies at 82

Friends and family members remembered Augusta businessman Alonzo P. "Bruz" Boardman Jr. on Sunday as a sharp businessman who could see opportunities where others did not.Boardman...