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Augusta teenager hospitalized after being pistol whipped

...incident report from the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.The victim said she had been playing basketball outside New Bethlehem Community Center on Conklin Avenue when she was approached by one male and one female.The male allegedly took out a 40 caliber...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-26/augusta-teenager-hospi
Urban Redevelopment Agency OKs tighter rules for oversight of Laney-Walker and other projects

...construction projects, agency Chairman Bob Young said.But the agency "has no intention of managing" the Laney-Walker and Bethlehem redevelopment initiative, the former Augusta mayor said.The agency is charged with issuing bonds for city redevelopment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-06/urban-redevelopment-agen
Paine College to use grant for disease, substance abuse outreach

...of which were black, according to state data.Millicent West, the PC-IDEAL coordinator and grants coordinator for New Bethlehem, said the community center's role will be to help recruit people outside of Paine to take part in the outreach.West said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-03-13/paine-college-use-grant-d
Housing department wants Augusta Commission out of decision making

...spending and contracting for the city's Laney-Walker and Bethlehem redevelopment initiative, the Hyde Park relocation effort...the purchase agreement" for a new home in Laney-Walker or Bethlehem, the proposal states. It also says requiring commission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-11/housing-department-wants
Milestones

...fall 2014 semester.Wells Fargo donates $125,000 to initiativeWells Fargo has donated $125,000 to the Laney Walker Bethlehem Revitalization Initiative for the construction of five houses in the Heritage Pine. The homes' construction will complete...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-12-26/milestones
Elect Pittman to seat

...wants to:? push for independent audits of the millions of our tax dollars spent in the Hyde Park and Laney-Walker-Bethlehem redevelopment projects, and by Augusta's Housing and Economic Development Department;? support our fire, law enforcement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-09/elect-pittman-seat
Commissioners' travel expenses can reach outside budget

...for Georgia elected city and county officials, took a $1,386 expense advance paid from the city's Laney-Walker and Bethlehem redevelopment revenues.He said it was for an Amer ican Planning Association conference in Atlanta that then-May or Deke...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-14/commissioners-travel-exp
Ronald Lloyd

...GA. Ronnie was born in Augusta, GA and was a member of Bethlehem Advent Christian Church. He was a dedicated and devoted husband...8:00 PM at the funeral home. Memorials may be given to Bethlehem Advent Christian Church, 1815 Central Ave., Augusta, GA...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174116582
Willie Harris Johnson

...Consolidated School of Elbert County and retired from Colonial Baking Company after 20 years. She was a devoted member of Bethlehem Advent Christian Church. Mrs. Johnson was a principal member of the Augusta Chapter of the American Gold Star Mothers...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174217855
Laney-Walker/Bethlehem redevelopment project gets 'bridge' loan from URA

...Thursday authorized a $2.5 million loan for the continuation of redevelopment efforts in the city's Laney-Walker and Bethlehem districts, but members of the panel continue to question the project's bookkeeping and reliance on outside consultants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-06-19/laney-walkerbethlehem-re