Grovetown inmates begin public work in pink

...Arizona, where Sheriff Joe Arpaio had inmates wear pink underwear and using pink handcuffs.Arpaio's "pink campaign" gained national coverage and he turned the idea into a fund-raiser, selling pink boxers with the sheriff's logo.

United Way poised to reach campaign goal, with your help

...you. If not, we would appreciate you making a donation today.If you own a business, please consider promoting a fund-raiser among your employees. For fun campaign ideas, please visit our website at www.uwcsra.org, call (706) 724-5544...

Will Mayor Hardie Davis continue open-door policy?

...Editor's note: An earlier version of this column provided inaccurate information on those attending the Hap Harris fund-raiser at the Foundation Club. Walter Sprouse, executive director of the Augusta Economic Development Authority, did not...

Police hope for clues to what happened

...businesswoman and investor, and the daughter of former North Augusta Mayor Vernon Maddox. She was supportive of many Augusta gardening and arts groups and the home was the site of the 2008 Cotton Ball, a fund-raiser for Historic Augusta.

North Augusta group named to list of efficient charities

...1.3 million to professional fund-raisers.None of the charities have contested...Carolina if they hired professional fund-raisers that solicit money in the state. Those fund-raisers, too, receive scrutiny, and...

Rants & Raves

...than a cold in a straight person? The world is getting ridiculous. OBAMA WAS ALL fired up over the weekend at his fund-raisers touting how bad those Republicans were. I wish he was as fired up going after the barbaric ISSS crowd. I wonder when...

Unswerving ideals

...its Chick-fil-A Bowl (formerly the Peach Bowl).As a sought-after speaker, Cathy's appearances at charity fund-raisers ? including the Boys and Girls Clubs of Augusta's Steak and Burger Dinner ? helped nonprofit agencies pack the...

Obama is 'empty suit'

...the press. He adds a whole new meaning to the term "empty suit."The exception to that is when he appears at a fund-raiser, or interrupts a rigorous game of golf to aim a few choice zingers at people who are keeping him from doing his job...

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

...was held in 1994 when Hensley was a member of Christ The King Lutheran Church.Hensley got his old band together as a fund raiser for the church, and it was so much fun they decided to do it again when they could.Proceeds from this concert and...

Autism still misunderstood

...went like a typical nightmare. We witnessed countless blue lights, Chili's restaurant cancellation of its nationwide fund-raiser to save children with autism from wandering, and dozens of media reports about all the good things that can come...