10 questions 2015 will answer

...top slugger ? Justin Upton ? to San Diego.6. Will Project Jackson move forward?The controversial North Augusta riverfront development continues to move through legal challenges.7. Will Paine get off probation?Interim President Samuel...

Rants & Raves

...of the lawsuit surrounding Project Jackson, it becomes clear that the new spot to eat and play will be the North Augusta riverfront. Downtown Augusta should seriously reconsider the absurdity of parking meters. With all the pending reasons to...

Fire destroys North Augusta riverfront home

A North Augusta riverfront home was destroyed by fire Wednesday afternoon.No one was injured in the blaze in the 100 block of Savannah Pointe near Riverview...

North Augusta man suing city served with second suit involving Project Jackson

...himself over the riverfront development.North Augusta Riverfront Company LLC, the developer of the Hammonds Ferry...requirement for a TIF district.In its suit, North Augusta Riverfront Company said Donohue sued "with the intent, purpose...

Protest critical of Project Jackson

NORTH AUGUSTA - About a dozen braved the elements Saturday to protest North Augusta riverfront development.

Expect changes for A Day in the Country festival

...longest-running annual outdoor music festival, A Day in the Country, is presented Sunday, May 5, for the 28th time at Augusta Riverfront Marina.The biggest changes are the location of the stage and that patrons must enter through one admission section...

To improve 'woefully dated' Aiken County schools, '1 Cent Makes Sense'

...to get things rolling now vs. later)?The answer to both: Yes.(The writer is the former president of North Augusta Riverfront Company, the current development consultant for the Hammond's Ferry development project in North Augusta. He...

Ironman pumps money into downtown Augusta businesses

...do it because we're all sold out ... on Saturday."The hotel is a half-mile from where the race begins at Augusta Riverfront Marina, making it popular for groups coming to train during the year, too, Green said.At Outspokin Bicycles...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Take a short drive to Newberry to see top music acts

...The Weekly Negro News Magazine. Johnson himself came to Augusta in 1986 for James Brown Day celebration at the Augusta Riverfront Marina.Jet unfortunately now has gone the way of so many other publications; converting entirely into digital...

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

...Next to You, Next to Me.One of the early appearances for Shenandoah was the A Day in the Country festival at Augusta Riverfront Marina.I first crossed Raybon's path about four decades ago when he was performing in his family's band...