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Plans to renovate mill fall to pieces

...through, but it just didn't happen," Mr. Boardman said of the plan to buy the mill from its current owner, Avondale Mills Inc. "We made a lot of plans and had a lot of meetings, but it didn't work out." A purchase option on the property...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2009-01-09/plans-renovate-mill-fall-piec
History in the breaking

...pavey@augustachronicle.com. TOP 10 ENDANGERED HISTORIC PROPERTIES - Sibley Mill, 1717 Goodrich St., owned by Avondale Mills, Inc., lies vacant and vulnerable to "demolition by neglect." It was built in 1880 and occupies the site of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2006-09-13/history-breaking
Sibley, other projects fill redeveloper's plate

...declined to name the company. No work will begin until Mr. Boardman, who has been under contract to buy Sibley from Avondale Mills Inc. for more than a year, closes on the sale. Environmental testing at the site has delayed the sale, but Mr. Boardman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2008-06-22/sibley-othe
Local Business | Business | Kroc Center
Boardman set to buy Sibley Mill

...State's office May 18. Sibley Mill manufactured textiles along the Augusta Canal for nearly 125 years. Owner Avondale Mills Inc. of Monroe, Ga., closed it last year, putting more than 100 out of work. Avondale Mills, which announced last...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/05/26/met_129946.shtml
Metro
PR firm to open office in Graniteville

...introduced him to Mr. Wyatt. Brett Communications worked with Mr. Wyatt last summer when he purchased the former Avondale Mills Inc. Woodhead plant, now known as Graniteville Specialty Fabrics. The firm also helped organize the World Club Championship...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/04/bus_123078.shtml
Business | Aiken County Council
Down, but not out

...standing, albeit wobbly. Some say Graniteville's string of bad luck can be traced to November 2004, when five Avondale Mills Inc. employees who'd just gotten off work were killed when a train struck their car. Tight-knit townspeople, many...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/11/05/met_103305.shtml
Metro
New customers warrant need for expansion

...will create new customers from the proposed development. In addition, he said, Breezy Hill is awaiting word from Avondale Mills Inc., to find out whether the cooperative will be able to take over Avondale's distribution system. Mr. Hilton...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/09/20/aik_97314.shtml
Aiken County Council
Developers see promise in mill land

GRANITEVILLE - Avondale Mills Inc.'s closure later this month has drawn attention to the company's vast network of brick textile factories and what will become...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/09/met_88288.shtml
Metro
Job fair helps workers get jump on fresh start

...fierce than any sporting event held within the gym walls. With layoffs just around the corner for more than 1,600 Avondale Mills Inc. employees, a throng of people piled into the gym at Christian Heritage Church in Graniteville with hopes of finding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/29/bus_87077.shtml
Business
Across the area

...arrived. Sgt. David Turno said the case is being treated as a crime. Avondale Mills holds job fairs at church Avondale Mills Inc. is holding job fairs today through Thursday at Christian Heritage Church, 285 Ascauga Lake Road in Graniteville...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/27/met_86891.shtml
Metro | Aiken County Crime