From music jam to traffic jam

...Proposals for such a facility were floated more than a decade ago by a group of Augusta businessmen led by the late Frank Lawrence, who owned Bobby Jones Ford and the Augusta Lynx hockey team, and Morris Communications CEO William S. Morris III...

Augusta no longer majoring in minor sports

...Augusta Stallions opened in 2000 at James Brown Arena to a sold-out crowd. Attendance started declining and owner Frank Lawrence pulled the plug after the 2002 season, asking the Augusta-Richmond County Coliseum Authority for financial concessions...

Construction permits

COMMERCIAL BUILDING PERMITS - Collier Construction Co.; Frank Lawrence, 3122 Walton Way Extension, Augusta; addition, value unavailable.- Gaskins Construction Co. Inc.; Eugene Lowry, 2533...

Augusta Lynx ownership timeline

...sale of the Augusta Lynx to Augusta Entertainment LLC, a local ownership group led by local car dealership owner Frank Lawrence. The new ownership group, which purchased the team for just over $1 million, also included William S. Morris...

Lynx | Coliseum Authority
Arena football for Augusta

...following the Augusta-Richmond County Coliseum Authority's 9 a.m. meeting at the civic center to announce that Frank Lawrence, president and owner of Bobby Jones Ford, has won the franchise. The Augusta Lynx hockey team also was vying for...

Food | Coliseum Authority
Sports rants

...in the 1932 World Series. I will sell them for 1 million dollars each or all three for five million. SHOULN'T FRANK LAWRENCE go public with his plans for the Augusta Lynx for the 2006-2007 season? The organization is actively soliciting...

Other sports
Lynx future remains foggy

...future involves the ECHL playoffs, but its direction after that isn't quite so clear. The team's majority owner, Frank Lawrence, said Monday that the team's ownership group - Augusta Entertainment LLC - has been approached by potential buyers...

Lynx lockout gets icy reception from board

...Morris III, the chairman and CEO of Morris Communications Co., the parent company of The Augusta Chronicle, and Frank Lawrence, the owner of Bobby Jones Ford, are investors in the Lynx's ownership group, Augusta Entertainment LLC. The...

Metro | Coliseum Authority
Augusta is in line for indoor football team

...since 2002 when the Augusta Stallions, part of the arenafootball2 franchise, was pushed into dormancy by its owner, Frank Lawrence. Lawrence cited a lack of advertising space and service concerns at the civic center at the time he made that decision...

Other sports | Coliseum Authority
Augusta's next tax plan will be leaner

...on Gordon Highway, has been a divisive issue for more than two years. "We just got a good old whuppin'," said Frank Lawrence, a partner in Augusta Entertainment LLC, the corporation that had hoped to build and operate the arena funded by...

Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission