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Augusta area celebrates Independence Day

...been celebrating the Fourth on this river for 10 years," Kinsey said. "We're pretty much right under the (Fifth Street) bridge, so there's not a better spot to watch fireworks."Leonard and Kinsey were two of thousands to join the celebration...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-04/augusta-area-celebrates-inde
Report lists 'deficient' bridges to highlight funding need

...over Raes Creek, two over the Augusta Canal, two over the Augusta Canal Spillway, one over Spirit Creek, the Fifth Street bridge over Savannah River and McCoys Creek on Lane Avenue at Fort Gordon.State officials stress that the bridges are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-25/report-lists-deficient-bridg
Rants & Raves

...Masters each year, why can't you try to improve the Fifth Street bridge coming off of Broad Street where there's a hump...potholes running through it? Why don't you fix the Fifth Street bridge for next year? Start now.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-15/rants-raves
Pardon Our Mess: Abandoned boat

WHERE: Savannah River bank, just upstream from the Fifth Street bridge in North AugustaWHAT: An abandoned, partially submerged houseboatWHO'S RESPONSIBLE: The boat's owner moved it from place...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-10-13/pardon-our-mess-abandone
2 men arrested after North Augusta bank holdup, chase

...a chase that went from North Augusta into Richmond County on 13th Street and then back into Aiken County by the Fifth Street bridge.According to Richmond County dispatchers, the chase reached speeds of about 100 mph before ending near Warrenville...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-01/2-men-arrested-after-north-au
Series helps Augusta clean up messes

...partially submerged houseboat that was abandoned on the banks of the Savannah River in North Augusta just north of the Fifth Street bridge. The owner contacted The Chronicle upset by the press, but has not called back to say the boat has been moved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-25/series-helps-augusta-clean-me
Road closings for Ironman 70.3 Augusta

...Sunday.Gordon Highway ramps will be closed at Broad Street and Bay Street from 4 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.The Fifth Street bridge will be closed from 4 to 10 a.m. Sunday.No-parking areas: The following areas will be designated no-parking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2013-09-26/road-closings-ironman-703-au
Can you find it?

...Anthony Frost, Ron Schoeffler, Janice Williams, Gloria Lassiter and Willie Pickens. Other guesses were the Fifth Street bridge, Riverwalk Augusta and Julian Smith Casino.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2012-11-16/can-you-find-it
Augusta drivers want better timed traffic signals

...Mall, they said.Chris Hutchinson knows what to expect if he's caught by a red light at Reynolds Street and the Fifth Street bridge."It's red for 3, 4, 5 minutes tops," he said. "Nobody's coming. There's no traffic."City traffic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-12-02/augusta-drivers-want-better-t
Campground struggles to survive on North Augusta riverfront

...park has only a few residents staying in three riverfront spots. The only access is from Sand Pit Road across the Fifth Street Bridge.The 63-year-old retired construction worker said he's been living there for about two years. He was staying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-02-09/campground-struggles-survi