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Columbia County charter school group announces deal for school site

...purchase land for a future school site near Blanchard Woods Park in Evans.The Columbia County...15 acres of property at the corner of Blanchard Woods Drive and Willie Daniel Drive...owned by Superior Court Judge James G. Blanchard Jr.The group is speaking with various...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-03-31/columbia-county-charter-s
Bond denied ailing slaying suspect

...attorney Keith Johnson told Judge James G. Blanchard Jr. that Obryant is totally dependent...Obryant around the clock, Johnson said.Blanchard told Johnson his concern was that Obryant...could happen to his next caregiver.Blanchard said he would reconsider bond if a locked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-01/bond-denied-ailing-sla
Columbia County cuts ribbon at official grand opening of new BMX track and skate park

Under a blue, cloudless sky Saturday, the official opening of the Blanchard Woods BMX Track and Skate Park was grand.Children of all ages rode the new BMX course, which has been open for nearly two weeks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-28/columbia-county-cuts-ribbon-o
BMX track at Blanchard Woods Park opens Monday

The long-awaited opening of Columbia County's BMX track will be on Monday.The Blanchard Woods Park BMX Track, which was damaged by a vandal in late December, will open at 4 p.m."Monday is basically a soft opening...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-13/bmx-track-blanchard-woods-par
Teen gets 45-year sentence over home invasion

...83-year-old woman whose door was kicked in, Judge James G. Blanchard Jr. sentenced Suell to 45 years in prison."It would...coldest day in Hades before I would probate this case," Blanchard said.Suell and Christopher L. Black Jr., 19...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-30/teen-gets-45-year-sent
Plea deal frees suspect held for years in molestation case

...time served, his sentence would be 16 years on probation, and he would have to register as a sex offender.Judge James G. Blanchard Jr. said that the last time he presided over a child molestation trial in which there were conflicting details from victims...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-30/plea-deal-frees-suspec
Mary-Kathleen Blanchard

...The Rev. Dr. Mary-Kathleen Gernant Blanchard died unexpectedly on March 19, 2015...1979. The same year, she married Paul Blanchard whose two children recall that she embraced...and Katie Grizzle; stepson Paul L. Blanchard (Julie Jestice) and grandchildren Benjamin...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174461474
Things to Do

SKATE/BMX PARK OPENSWHAT: Grand opening of Blanchard Woods Skate/BMX ParkWHEN: 2 p.m. Saturday, March...open to public 7 a.m.-10 p.m. dailyWHERE: 4600 Blanchard Woods Dr. in EvansDETAILS: Food, giveaways, five-time...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-03-25/things-do
Blanchard Woods Park to be home for talent-packed soccer tournaments

...from Georgia, South Carolina and even North Carolina coming to the area for the Regions Border Classic Soccer Invitational, Blanchard Woods Park will be a hotbed of high school soccer.Westminster boys coach Mike Freace said the new rule not only will help...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-03-04/blanchard-woods-park-
Biz Bits

...RUSSELLAward/honor: Named sales agent of the month for February from Blanchard and Calhoun Real EstateELLA PERRYAward/honor: Named sales agent of the month for February from Blanchard and Calhoun Real EstateABU KHANAward/honor: Received the Allstate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-27/biz-bits