Warlette Shubert-Maple

...will be held Sunday, April 12, 2015, 10:00 a.m. at Burke County Office Park 715 West 6th Street Waynesboro, Ga. Interment will be in the Bethlehem Temple Church Cemetery. Her loving and devoted family will cherish her memories.

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...

Harris is a proven quantity

...spiritual leader at Aldersgate Methodist and the Georgia Lina Walk to Emmaus, as a board member of the Lydia Foundation and the Bethlehem Community Center, and as the board president of the Independent Insurance Agents of Augusta, the Downtown Kiwanis Club...

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...

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...

Laney-Walker, Bethlehem Heritage Trail plans considered

...statue, city leaders are hoping to add one more hotspot to the schedules of tourists visiting Augusta: The Laney-Walker and Bethlehem neighborhoods.Engineers are in the planning phase of developing a Heritage Trail to wind through the two neighborhoods that...

Churches plan live Nativity scenes

...interpretation of what life might have been like in Bethlehem the night Jesus was born.Return to Bethlehem, a popular one in North Augusta, is up...639 Georgia Ave.DETAILS: Return to Bethlehem is an outdoor presentation of events the...

Housing, community development director Chester Wheeler resigns

...oversaw pricey consulting contracts for the Laney-Walker and Bethlehem redevelopment effort and relocation of Hyde Park residents...redevelopment of the historically black Laney-Walker and Bethlehem neighborhoods, an initiative designed in 2009 with some...

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...


...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...