Augusta VA to look at clinic in Jefferson County

The director of Augusta's Charlie Norwood Veterans Affairs Medical Center said her staff will review the "feasibility of establishing a community-based...

New VA director hears patients' complaints at town hall

The new director of Augusta's Charlie Norwood Veterans Affairs Medical Center made her first public appearance Monday before nearly 100 patients.After...

100 Beds for Harrisburg

Kim Hines (right), executive director of Augusta Locally Grown, fills flower beds with compost with volunteer Ashley Lwin (left) and 100 Beds of Harrisburg program recipient Angel Newman.

Community meetings to address 2040 transportation vision

...the state of traffic, growth and public transit as it works toward crafting a 2040 master plan.Melanie Wilson, director of Augusta's Planning and Development Department, said the meetings are vital when it comes to creating an overall vision...

Electronics can be recycled to keep materials out of Augusta landfill

...plans to make a bigger push this year to recycle old computers, phones and televisions.Lori Videtto, the deputy director of Augusta Environmental Services, said too many electronic items are ending up in the county landfill on Deans Bridge Road...

Richmond County teen pregnancy rate continues to fall

...Latif was on Twitter, working to make sure teen pregnancies continue to decline in Richmond County.Latif, the director of Augusta's Teen Life Clinic at Georgia Regents Medical Center, held an open forum on Twitter, urging local teens and...

The Artside: Artists partner with animals to create 'Sheltered' exhibit

...Jurors were Karen Strelecki, director of the Steffen Thomas Museum of Art in Buckhead, Ga., and Kristi Jilson, director of Augusta's Westobou Festival.Students whose works will be on display include Pax Bobrow, Christina Boutwell, Kelli...

Augusta VA's new director takes helm

Maria Andrews assumed her duties Thursday as the next director of Augusta's Charlie Norwood Veterans Affairs Medical Center, with an "ambitious agenda" she said will include personal engagement with...

City inspectors look to demolish Goodale House

...upheld in State Court because they have Augusta code and years of reported neglect on their side.Rob Sherman, director of Augusta's License and Inspection Department, said his staff plans to ask a State Court judge in early 2015 to order the...

Strays offsetting efforts to curb animal kill rates in Augusta

...which raises funds to support local rescues and help people with spay-and-neuter costs.Sharon Broady, the director of Augusta Animals Services, did not respond to e-mails asking about allegations of trapping and has avoided interviews...