Local angler Marshall White recognized for his massive catch

...application, visit http://www.nwtf.org/wheelin/eventPDFs/40001.pdf. CALLING CONTEST: Cabela's Augusta store will play host to a NWTF sanctioned turkey calling contest March 14, with friction, open and amateur classes.The...

Exercise caution when giving guns as gifts

...was given to my daughter at her Bat Mitzvah," said Fishman, pointing to a pink AR-15 rifle inside the downtown Augusta store. "This next gun was given to my son for his birthday. In my opinion, no gift says more about trust than giving...

Neapolitan Cupcake in Augusta to close doors next weekend

...in downtown Aiken for about a year, but closed it in 2012 after traffic was weaker than anticipated.Meek said her Augusta store staff of three employees have found jobs with local small businesses.

Wal-Mart opening hiring center for new Augusta store

Wal-Mart will open a hiring center Friday on Wrightsboro Road for its Augusta store, which is under construction down the street from Augusta Mall.Wal-Mart will hire about 300 associates to work at the store...

Gander Mountain opens Augusta store

The retail chain opened its 52,000-square-foot store Tuesday in Martinez, on Mason McKnight Jr. Parkway near the exit from Interstate 20,

Business news

...Hibbett opening in Augusta this year. In February, a location opened at 2115 Wind sor Spring Road. Like the other Augusta store, the new location will employ eight workers.Jersey Mike's coming to Washington RoadThe area's fifth Jersey Mike's...

Hibbett Sports store opening on Gordon Highway in Augusta

...February, a location opened at 2115 Windsor Springs Road near the Peach Orchard Road intersection. Like the other Augusta store, the new location will employ eight workers.The company, based in Birmingham, Ala., has more than 950 sporting...

Gourmet popcorn business coming soon to Augusta Exchange

...many doughnut shops are out there," Brown said.Brown, who now lives in Columbus, said Walker will manage the Augusta store, which will open with seven to 10 employees.A similar business, PopPin' STOP, which boasts flavors such as Chicago...

Hibbett Sports opening in south Augusta

...next month.Hibbett Sports will open a fifth metro Augusta store at 2115 Windsor Springs Road near the Peach Orchard...localized merchandise, according to a news release.The Augusta store will employ about eight full- and part-time workers...

Augusta man linked to more crimes

...suspected of multiple vehicle break-ins in Aiken County has been linked to a case of stolen fishing poles from a downtown Augusta store.Brian Scott Lowry, 52, of Deans Bridge Road, is being held at the Aiken County Detention Center on an outstanding...