The Way We Were: Miller Theater

...an Edgefield woman.The Broad Street theater, which could seat about 2,500, also gave Augusta its first look at Elvis Presley's first film, Love Me Tender, Jimmy Stewart in It's a Wonderful Life, and Humphrey Bogart's African Queen...

Robert Symms, Augusta photographer, dies

...images of visitors such as President Eisenhower and Elvis Presley, died Thursday. He was 83."A true Augustan...assignment covering the June 1956 performance of a young Elvis Presley before 6,000 screaming fans jammed into Bell Auditorium...

Kirby: "Scenic" sign along expressway is still wrong

Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain't goin' away. ? Elvis Presley Recent suggestions that we diminish the Calhoun Expressway got me to thinking.Let's start small.Get rid of the sign. The one...

James Brown, I.M. Pei connect Rock Hall of Fame to Augusta

...in 1986, which included Charles, Jerry Lee Lewis, Elvis Presley, Little Richard and others in that class of 16. Brown...tour.Among the nine sections on the lower level is an Elvis Presley exhibit that includes a 14-minute film. A Legends...

Fans mark 69th anniversary of Elvis Presley's birth

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Elvis Presley fans looked back to his beginnings as they gathered at Graceland...Presley's former residence to sing "Happy Birthday" and cut a cake. Elvis Presley Enterprises, the business arm of the Presley estate, billed...

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Bell Auditorium rocks as Elvis Presley rolls

This article originally ran Thursday, June 28, 1956 Elvis Presley (so hep me, one "a" please), bounced onto the stage of Bell Auditorium last night like a hungry panther, and brought shrieks...

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Ramblin' Rhodes: 'Elvis Lives' reminds of singer's 1956 concerts at Bell

...years ago almost to this day that Mississippi-born Elvis Presley, freshly signed to RCA Records, made the first of...So it seems really appropriate that finalists from Elvis Presley Enterprises' worldwide Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Hensley and the Red Hots ready to rock 'n' roll again

...especially emerging rock and roll in the 1950s like so many other young Augustans.He especially was fired up to see Elvis Presley with his band members Scotty Moore, Bill Black and D.J. Fontana at Bell Auditorium in June 1956."I was in the...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Newman changed way we listen to Cajun, bluegrass

...regional fame as a member of the Louisiana Hayride in Shreveport, La., where he became close friends with Jim Reeves, Elvis Presley and Augusta-area resident Ginny Wright."I did two Texas tours with Elvis in the mid-'50s," Newman recalled...

James Brown's mother, Susie, wrongly depicted in movie

...mother a gravestone even though both his father and wife have elaborate metal grave covers similar to the one over Elvis Presley's grave in Memphis, Tenn.Her grave is still unmarked to this day. The grass has grown over where she is buried...