Augusta demolition project targets four more homes

...a dumpster, while Environmental Services cover landfill fees and volunteers clean the site to possibly help the Augusta Land Bank Authority redevelop the property."We want to make this project as diverse as we can," Keuroglian said. "It is a coalition...

Golden Harvest seeks water for flood victims

Golden Harvest Food Bank is seeking water donations to send to first...South Carolina counties and our sister food bank in Columbia is in enormous need right now...executive director of Golden Harvest Good Bank. "Water is their primary need, but our...

For the record

...Hephzibah, and Cora Collier Pettersend, 60, of AugustaBlake Alan Wooton, 25, of Grand Junction, Colo., and Rakeena Yadaun Banks, 23, of Fort GordonFILED SEPT. 14Richard Cortez Samuel Ousley, 25, and Brandi Michelle Woodard, 26, both of AugustaShakela...

Marion Shropshire Lewis

...11 am. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to "Diamond in the Ruff Animal Rescue" at any Bank of America or checks may be mailed to Bank of America, 1000 Glenforest Rd., Myrtle Beach, S.C. 29579. Please denote of your check in reference...

Bernanke says some needed jail time over financial crisis

...Billions of dollars in fines have been levied against major banks and brokerage firms in the wake of the economic meltdown, which...week. Bernanke writes that the taxpayer-provided bailouts of banks and Wall Street firms were hugely unpopular, but says they...

Financial policy hurts U.S.

...the stock market has been driven up artificially, fed by transfers from these accounts. Our socialist government commanded banks to make unsound housing loans, leading us to the bust and Great Recession in 2008. Speculation is that there will be another...

Here's why Americans are getting new credit and debit cards

...MasterCard and American Express. Banks have wanted a more secure form...their cards. Originally the banks relied on their own software...Bankers Association estimated that bank account fraud cost the industry...a group that represents the banks, payment companies, and some...

The Way We Were: High water

When you live on the banks of the state's largest river in a region known for rainfall, you better have a boat. And maybe a hat.

Joseph Rogers

...1996 has served as a Trustee with the Technical Colleges of Georgia. Since 2001 he has served on the Advisory Board of First Bank of Augusta. He served on the board of directors of the Richmond County Department of Family and Children Services. He also...

Augusta-born Bernanke, in new memoir, recalls Lehman's 'surreal' failure

...desperately but in vain to save the investment bank Lehman Brothers as a "terrible, surreal...Its Aftermath,.Top executives of major banks took part in the marathon talks with regulators...conduct "stress tests" of the biggest banks to reassure investors.The book, tracing...