Metro Augusta stores seeing Father's Day business

Foot traffic is picking up in metro Augusta stores as shoppers make last-minute Father's Day purchases.

Escape Outdoors moving its Augusta store to downtown

...Pizza Joint. "We knew that we needed to expand our Augusta store," said manager Matt Patrick. "There have been plenty...leased space is more than triple the size of the existing Augusta store, which is less than 2,000 square feet, Patrick said...

Whole Foods Market new to Augusta

...also has a coffee shop, large food bar, indoor restaurant, outdoor cafe and growler station for craft beer. The Augusta store even has a nine-hole putting green on its outside patio in honor of the Masters Tournament.The Augusta location...

Suspect sought in case of checks stolen last week

Police are seeking information on a man seen passing stolen checks at Augusta stores.Police said the unidentified man has used checks stolen from a burglary at two stores on three occasions Friday.Anyone with...

Kmart denies North Augusta closure; commission OKs plan to redevelop site

Hours after Kmart officials denied "unsubstantiated rumors" that its North Augusta store is closing, city planning commissioners approved a preliminary site plan Thursday that would do just that if property owners proceed...

North Augusta could lose Kmart, gain new retailers

...its last two Kmarts, if plans to demolish the North Augusta store on East Martintown Road progress.North Augusta's...agreement made with the landlord to close the North Augusta store.The redevelopment request will be presented Thursday...

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.

Man, 52, stole cash from Augusta Kmart, deputies say

A Wrens man is accused of robbery after he took cash from an Augusta store Saturday, deputies say.About 8:15 a.m., Richmond County sheriff's deputies were called to the Kmart store at 1647 Gordon...