When and where to celebrate the Fourth of July

...bit.ly/1GMu0la4th of July Gospel Explosion: Doors 5 p.m., program 6 p.m. Saturday, July 4, Brown Grove Baptist Church, 202 Old Augusta Road, Blythe; Lil Roy & Revelation, The Swanee Quintet, The Gospel Originals, The Anointed...

Around the Block

...more information, call (706) 828-3813. First Baptist Church of Augusta will hold free computer classes on Tuesdays...Roast and Toast at 7 p.m. July 16 at Tabernacle Baptist Church, 1230 Laney Walker Blvd.Coach Ronnie Spry will...

Academy of Richmond County names its hall of fame inductees in its 4th ever selection

...school should have a hall of fame that wasn't just sports-related. Each year the committee sorts through nominations looking for worthy graduates. The induction ceremony for this year's honorees will be Oct. 22 at First Baptist Church.

Georgia Regents University names Brooks Keel as its lone finalist in its president's search

...Augusta initially from the consolidated university's name, said he remembers attending church with Keel at First Baptist Church, where Keel's dad sang in the choir."I think it is an excellent choice and I have heard nothing but good things...

Upcoming Calendar

...Transformation Rehab Center of God and Moses Missionary Baptist Church; school supplies, clothes, shoes, furniture, household...Chapter 439 4:45-5:45 p.m. Tuesdays, Pine View Baptist Church, 117 Pleasant Home Road; Bob Peterson (706) 738-4474

Lillian Hardy

...July 3, 2015 at Science Hill Baptist Church with the Rev. Lorenzo Williams...Interment will be in Mt. Canaan Baptist Church Cemetery. Ms. Hardy, a native...was a member of Science Hill Baptist Church. Survivors include four daughters...

Johnny Jones

...Sunday, June 28, 2015. Funeral services will be held Friday, July 3, 2015, 1:00 p.m., at Bottsford Spring Baptist Church, 2154 Seven Oaks Road, Waynesboro, GA. Interment will be in the church cemetery. His loving and devoted family...

James Kelly

...July 2, 2015, 11:00 a.m., at Mount Olive Baptist Church, 527 West 7th Street, Waynesboro, GA. Interment will be in the Cochran Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, 10345 River Road, Girard, GA. His loving...

Robert Madison Sr.

...Lee Madison, Sr., of Liberty Hill Road, will be held 1 p.m., Tuesday, June 30, 2015 at Old Storm Branch Baptist Church with the Rev. Martris Mims officiating. Entombment will be in Sunset Memorial Gardens. The remains will lie in...

Eartha Bing

...2015 at University Hospital. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, July 2, 2015 at 11 a.m. at Palmer Grove Baptist Church with Dr. Jerry Smith officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery. Eartha was a 1967 graduate of T. W...