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...

'Money' Mayweather once fought in Augusta for free

...today by John Branch of The New York Times. That meeting would take place in Augusta at the Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center, as the James Brown Arena was known in those days, which hosted the Olympic boxing finals for a nationally televised...

Museum event will celebrate James Brown's birthday

...Boulevard, the erection of a life-sized bronze statue on Broad Street, rechristening the Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center as James Brown Arena, and housing an interactive exhibit highlighting Brown's rise to fame at Augusta Museum...

Augusta block party will pay tribute to James Brown

...and personal artifacts from Brown's life.In the 1990s, Brown held his Birthday Bash at the Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center, renamed the James Brown Arena. After his death, efforts to continue the event were not successful.Brown-Thomas...

Curtis Baptist falls in double overtime in state championship game

...Crusaders took two overtimes to decide a winner in the SCISA Class A state championship game Saturday at the Sumter County Civic Center.When the dust finally settled, it was No. 3 seed Laurens Academy who came out on top, 46-38, against Curtis...

Horsemen show stripes in clothing they sport

...town, the Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center is full of boot-wearing Western...end at the Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center parking lot. The parade will...Wednesday at the Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center, meeting rooms A and B. Tickets...

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Concert watch

...Oct. 23, Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center; $9.50 to $14; 828-7700...19.50, Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center Box Office and TicketMaster...19.50, Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center Box Office and TicketMaster...

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Just horsing around: CSRA's roots in the equine industry run deep

...businessman William S. Morris III, the first Augusta Futurity show was held in February 1980 at the Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center. The show has grown to be the largest cutting horse event east of the Mississippi River, and will celebrate...

You Remembered: Western Sizzlin

...the Western was in December of 1980 ... before attending Holiday On Ice at the then-named Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center. ...I still remember what I ordered at the steakhouse ... the sirloin tips with baked potato. They were the...

Music acts cancel after poor sales

...perform at Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center late this summer, but it's...But Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center isn't the only venue with...larger than Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center that isn't struggling to...

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