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...

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...

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.

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: 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...

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 plan is work in progress

NORTH AUGUSTA - Of ficials say the North Augusta riverfront development announced Wednesday faces several challenges...development agreement between the city and North Augusta Riverfront Co. LLC.In that plan, developers would build...

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...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Florida Georgia Line is up front about how they roll

...736-7889 to check on availability.Florida Georgia Line performed at the A Day in the Country music festival at Augusta Riverfront Marina in May 2013 and on WKXC-FM's Guitar Pull in James Brown Arena the following November."I don't think...