Augusta Red Cross helps Nepal relief effort

The American Red Cross has launched a global fundraising campaign and is accepting donations at its Augusta chapter to assist Nepal in first-aid and search-and-rescue efforts as the death toll soars past 4,300 people from last week's...

Marilyn Towill

...desired, memorial contributions may be made to the CSRA Humane Society Inc., PO Box 14667, Augusta, GA 30919 or the Augusta Chapter of the American CancerSociety, 2607 Commons Blvd., Augusta, GA 30909.

Junior Invitational features another strong field

...opening ceremony, and fundraising "am-am" events will be held Tuesday and Wednesday.The Junior Invitational is sponsored by Electrolux, and proceeds from the tournament benefit the Aiken and Augusta chapters of The First Tee program.

DAR names Good Citizens

The following Richmond County high school students received the 2014-15 Good Citizen Award from the Augusta Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution:Mary Conner, Aquinas High School, overall winner for Richmond County; Camille Hayes...

Group to raise environmental awareness with journey down Savannah River

...also is working to connect and collaborate with like-minded groups and communities along the river, such as the Augusta chapter of the Sierra Club, which held the Augusta Canal side trip Saturday."We are also celebrating the beauty of the...

Woman dies after Heard Avenue fire

...and the adjoining unit, home to a mother and her four children, received smoke damage, the statement said. The Augusta chapter of the American Red Cross has been contacted to assist the affected families. Officials don't yet know what might...

Upcoming calendar

...Tuesdays, Pine View Baptist Church, 117 Pleasant Home Road; Bob Peterson (706) 738-4474USA DANCE GREATER AUGUSTA CHAPTER 6074: Social ballroom dancing 8-11 p.m. first Saturdays, American Legion Post 63; $8 members, $10 others...

Full Gospel Business Men's Fellowship's speakers for April set

...prayer team is available after each meeting.For more information, call David Turner at (912) 245-3535 or Robert Cook at (803) 215-2805 or go to the Full Gospel Business Men's Fellowship in America Augusta Chapter Facebook page.

Student Painters to return to Augusta

...that attracted me to the program was the challenge," said Wilby, this summer's manager of Student Painters' Augusta chapter. "I have always worked well under a trial-by-fire mentality. With this, it is very much on my shoulders to...

Be an 'Everyday Hero' today

...that enables us to continue our work. We encourage you to become an Everyday Hero during Red Cross Month by helping your neighbors.Becky McKenzieAugusta (The writer is board chairwoman for the Augusta Chapter of the American Red Cross.)