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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
The next stage

...can keep it running, but won't turn it into a new car.When the arena opened in 1980 as the Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center, it was the best that 1960s-era design and 1970s-era construction had to offer. But its concrete and steel have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-06-21/next-stage
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-04-21/museum-event-will-cel
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-17/augusta-block-party-will-pay-
'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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/mike-rosier/2015-05-02/money-mayw
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-02-28/curtis-baptist-falls-
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/01/28/met_309182.shtml
Metro | Augusta Futurity
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/16/ent_242014.shtml
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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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/11/met_1405.shtml
Metro | Coliseum Authority
Augusta ticket buyers wait until last minute

...up at the Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center box office to buy tickets for...for the Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center and Bell Auditorium. Leisure...manager of the Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center. "I don't know what we...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/11/ent_227896.shtml
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