Artists' Row takes over management of First Friday

...according to a news release.First Friday began in 1994 ? one year after Artists' Row was created by former Mayor Charles DeVaney ? to attract people downtown and help tie Broad Street and Riverwalk together. Originally, the event began at...

DeVaney to resign from job

Former Augusta Mayor Charles DeVaney has resigned as executive vice president of Augusta Tomorrow...beginning in the Laney-Walker Boulevard area. "I do know Charles DeVaney is going to be over this Laney-Walker money," Augusta Commissioner...

Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Former mayor forged friendships worldwide

I am just reading the news about Charles DeVaney. I was involved with my brother Edouard in the Savannah River Port Royal development. At that time, Mayor Charles DeVaney was at City Hall, and I have worked closely with...

Letters | Deke Copenhaver
Calls downtown interests `leeches'

Where are the defenders of Richmond County? Where are the leaders of suburbia? Charles DeVaney, Billy Morris, Ed McIntyre and Sen. Charles Walker, D-Augusta, all have one thing in common: Glorify the holy city of Augusta...

Opinion columns
DeVaney will be missed

...member and citizen activist, Charles DeVaney devoted untold hours to preserving...county governments in 1996. Charles DeVaney was the quintessential native...consolidated Jan. 1, 1996. At 54, Charles DeVaney was far too young for an elder...

Editorials | Academy of Richmond County | Augusta State University
Work showed love of local history

...Society are deeply saddened over former Augusta Mayor Charles DeVaney's death. He had just consented to be our next vice-president...Abraham Lincoln in my last letter to the society, Charles DeVaney understood the immeasurable value of life and the...

Many appealing property assessments

...Charles Walker is doing it. Richmond County District Attorney Danny Craig is doing it. So is former Augusta Mayor Charles DeVaney. They are among more than 2,000 Augusta residents or business owners who are appealing their 1999 property assessments...

Ramblin' Rhodes: 'Get On Up' puts James Brown back in the spotlight

...James Brown. You have a photo of me at one of his Christmas parties ...DON: Oh, yeah, with you and Mayor (Charles) DeVaney there. In fact, that's where I met you for the first time. We talked about you being on the Parade of Quartets...

Rants & Raves

...READ YOUR article about the choir from Trinity going to Godalming, England, I almost cried. The late Honorable Charles Devaney created and nurtured the relationship with Godalming for years before his untimely death. But that wasn't even...

Russell looks like mayoral candidate

...He went on to have a career in real estate, and I see his postings on Face book from time to time.Augusta Mayor Charles DeVaney lost his job when the city and Richmond Coun ty consolidated in 1996. He'd served the rest of Mayor Ed McIntyre's...