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James Brown | The Augusta Chronicle

...violence and drug possession. Local honors to the legendary musician include the renaming of the Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center to James Brown Arena in September 2006, the renaming of 9th Street to James Brown Boulevard in 1993, and a life-size...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/people/james-brown
Coliseum Authority | The Augusta Chronicle

...architect I. M. Pei. The fourteen-member Coliseum Authority meets the fourth Tuesday of every month at 9 a.m. at the Civic Center complex. The second-floor lounge in James Brown Arena has a bar, covered outdoor patio and restrooms for patrons...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/government/coliseum-authority
Coliseum Authority | The Augusta Chronicle

...architect I. M. Pei. The fourteen-member Coliseum Authority meets the fourth Tuesday of every month at 9 a.m. at the Civic Center complex. The second-floor lounge in James Brown Arena has a bar, covered outdoor patio and restrooms for patrons...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/local-government/coliseum-authority
The Way We Were: The Bell Auditorium

...also remember the Music Hall which shared a stage with the Bell. It was torn down many years ago to make room for the civic center. Smaller productions, such as the Augusta Symphony, the Augusta Opera and the Augusta Players were able to utilize the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-10/way-we-were-bell-auditorium
Ramblin' Rhodes: Take a short drive to Newberry to see top music acts

...who performed often at Horne's Motor Lodge and also at other local nightclubs and in the Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center (now James Brown Arena) with country music stars beginning when he was 12 years old.The resident of Cartersville...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-08-12/ramblin-rhodes-take-s
Success arrives from all states (and D.C.)

...continued to miss ? the scene 20 years ago when actress Sharon Stone joined him on stage during a "birthday bash" at the civic center ? a memorable photo.Well, this week we found it after someone suggested we look in the "Sharon Stone" file. You...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-07/success-arrives-all-states-an
Ray Guy greets Professional Football Hall of Fame

...first pure punter elected into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, Guy received his gold jacket at a dinner at the Canton Civic Center. The gold jacket signifies that Guy, after seven previous times rejected as a finalist for the hall, is officially...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-02/ray-guy-greets-hall-fame
Include Augusta in James Brown movie premiere

...naysayers would point to the empty Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center each May when Brown would come for his annual birthday...SEVERAL MONTHS before Brown died, he was able to have the civic center be named in his honor. The official name of the arena...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-03-23/include-augusta-
Texas twins graduate despite mom's murder

...strangled and beaten at the hands of their father, Brian and Reagan will walk the stage Thursday night at the Amarillo Civic Center Complex as the valedictorian and salutatorian of the Bushland Class of 2014. They had every reasonable excuse, every...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-25/texas-twins-graduate-despite
SPLOST questions

...may fund construction but not maintenance of public facilities, including courthouses, administrative buildings, civic centers, jails, and others.From there, usage is less clear. When Augusta allocates funds to outside entities ? such as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/election/splost7