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New public housing units set for spring move-ins

...create Twiggs Circle, one of six targeted areas for redevelopment that are part of a master plan for the Laney-Walker and Bethlehem areas.Across Wrightsboro Road from Powell Pointe, two homes are under construction and additional land has been cleared...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-24/new-public-housing-units-set-
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
Chlorine spill left lingering health effects

...increases and trends are still going on, even up to the more recent time," he said.Dr. James Abraham, the pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church, said he sees it even now."A lot of them have upper respiratory problems that some people have to deal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-01-03/chlorine-spill-left-lingerin
Memorial honors victims families, encourages town progress

...lina Aiken's Student Activity Cen ter on Saturday for the 10th annual Train De rail ment Memorial Pro gram, presented by Bethlehem Bap tist Church and the Granite ville Community Coalition.This year's theme was "Cele brating Recovery, Mo ving Forward...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-03/memorial-honors-victims-famil
New mayor brings formal attitude

...but Sonny Pittman, a challenger for the seat, said he'd call for audits of the Hyde Park project, the Laney Walker-Bethlehem redevelopment project, and the Housing and Community Development Department."In the case of the Housing and Community...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2015-01-10/new-mayor-bring
'Epiphany Season' reminder of summer decision long ago

...through the honey sweetness of the romanticized babe to the elephant-in-the-room question: "Who is this that was born in Bethlehem and is headed to death on a cross?" This is what Epiphany is all about.In its basic form, epiphany means to make manifest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-01-09/epiphany-season-reminder
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-11-28/churches-plan-live-nativ
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-02/housing-community-develo
Memorial to honor Graniteville train wreck victims on 10th anniversary

...Brownfields Project for Graniteville.The memorial's hosts are Bethlehem Baptist Church, the Graniteville Community Coalition, USC...who lost loved ones," said Dr. James Abraham, pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church in Graniteville. "We were concerned about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-12-31/memorial-honors-graniteville