Exchange Club enriches lives of kids

Members of the Richmond County Exchange Club are looking for more people to join their ranks.

Unswerving ideals

Cathy's greatest contribution might be to future generations as a role model.

Cowboy Mouth headlines annual Border Bash

Fred LeBlanc and members of Cowboy Mouth bring a party with them wherever they go."We are from New Orleans, where people tend to celebrate being alive," said LeBlanc, the drummer and lead singer for the band, which will perform at this weekend's Border Bash at the Augusta Common.Border Bash begins at 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 5, and will feature the University of Georgia and University of South Carolina cheerleaders, along with USC mascot Cocky and UGA mascot Hairy Dawg.

Boule members help black youths

Although one helps high school seniors pursue a college degree and the other mentors middle school pupils, both projects share the common goal of making a positive difference in Augusta.

Richmond Neighbors

...A New York City Firefighter's Triumphant Comeback from Crash Victim to Elite Athlete , will speak at the Boys and Girls Club of Augusta's 24th Annual Steak and Burger Dinner at Christenberry Fieldhouse at 5 tonight.Individual tickets cost...

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Economic slump affects Santa Claus, too

...never promise anything. You don't know the situation," said Rick Pinnell, who has played Santa for the Boys and Girls Club of Augusta for more than 15 years.Children seem to be taking cues from their parents' financial straits as many are...

Around the block

Richmond on Greene will hold a dinner, dance and diamond dig from 6-10 p.m. Thursday.

Fundraising effort exceeds $10 million

The Salvation Army's 85,000-square-foot Kroc Center complex in Augusta's Harrisburg community is well on its way to becoming a reality, according to organizers of the $97.8 million project.

Around the Block

List of events happening across the area.


POETRY CAFE: Second annual evening filled with poets singing, rapping and reciting poetry presented by Teens in Action with Goals.

Richmond Neighbors