Augusta man dies by lethal injection

...into the river, leaving behind the blood-stained vehicle. Two days later, James C. Gray, 54, was kidnapped from Beech Island and taken to the end of a Bush Field runway. Mr. High, Mr. Morgan and Mr. Ruffin blindfolded him and shot him twice...

James Brown | The Augusta Chronicle

...1933 - December 25, 2006) called the Augusta-area home his entire life. Born in Augusta and maintaining a home in Beech Island, South Carolina until his death on Christmas Day in 2006, Brown maintained a business presence in Augusta...

Rants & Raves

...Obamacare. People lost their doctors and hospitals. Emergency room visits are up. What a mess. BEWARE, RESIDENTS OF the Beech Island area and maybe others, too: People are depositing unwanted pets in the bed of trucks and going into stores and telling...

Faith Calendar

...Rev. Hardy S. Bennings III leads Laying of the Wreaths Ceremony honoring former pastorsGALILEE MISSIONARY BAPTIST, BEECH ISLAND: Church anniversary 11 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 9, the Rev. Willie Givens; revival 7 p.m. Monday-Thursday, Aug...

Annie Redd

...Magrine Timm, Gene Glisson and his wife, Margaret, Windsor, SC and Grace Winter and her companion, Bill Johnson, Beech Island, SC; sixteen grandchildren, thirty-seven great-grandchildren and twenty-four great-great-grandchildren...

Pardon Our Mess: Jefferson Davis Highway sign

WHERE: 5313 Jefferson Davis Highway, Beech Island, S.C., near the North Augusta city limitsWHAT: A downed road sign for the Highway 1/Highway 278 junction. The sign's...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Birthday event to celebrate Native American heritage

...be connected with Native Americans trading with early settlers around Fort Moore, which existed near present-day Beech Island.Other pottery items apparently came from Native American settlements on Stallings Island in the Savannah River above...

Regina Breeden

...Rufus Breeden, Mccomb , MS, daughter, Aretha (Luther) Landrum, Augusta, GA; a brother, John (Betty) Watson, Beech Island, SC and a sister, Yvonne Drumming, Trenton, SC; six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Cecil Raborn

BEECH ISLAND, S.C. - Mr. Cecil Lamar Raborn, 94, beloved husband of sixty-nine years to Mrs. Katie Ruth Moon Raborn, entered into...

Charlie Danridge Jr.

...Young Zion Baptist Church with Rev. William B. Blount officiating. Burial will be at Runs Missionary Baptist Church, Beech Island. Survivors are his wife, Katie Danridge; daughter, Constance Sawyer; devoted niece, Regina (Derric) Canty...