Across the region

...Carolina this week. Perry will speak to a Fellowship of Christian Athletes event at a high school today and headline a barbecue fundraiser for South Carolina Rep. Kirkman Finlay before heading to the Texas A&M-South Carolina game.

Local nonprofit making a difference for homeless families

...shame. That should not be happening in America. I'm just so passionate about that."Family Promise will hold its annual fundraiser, a golf marathon, on Oct. 6 at The River Golf Club. Golfers are asked to raise $2,500 by soliciting pledges for playing...

Owner of Augusta's Goodale House offers access to home in online fundraiser

...House, owner Wes Sims started an online fundraiser, offering donors access to one of Georgia's...built in the 1700s," Sims wrote on the fundraiser's Web page, launched July 23...place for Augusta and hopefully this fundraiser will help generate some interest in...

School bake sale showdown set for Thursday

...sugar sold in vending machines and snack bars. The school fundraiser requirement is part of the snack rules.The federal guidelines...Association in opposing the exemptions.She said she recognizes the fundraiser issue is an uphill fight. The state board members, she said...

Invitational has been a boost for North Augusta High swimmers

...meet director and team manager for North Augusta, started this meet when the team was told they would only be allowed one fundraiser per season. "We started off the first year inviting a number of teams and were able to get about 300 swimmers. The event...

Dove season days added in Georgia, South Carolina for this year

...can be requested in advance by e-mailing caudellm@dnr.sc.gov and providing a name and postal mailing address. NRA FUNDRAISER: The Friends of NRA Banquet and Auction will be held at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 9 at the Richmond Hotel, 835 Greene St...

Barrow's rival close to investing $1 million of own money

...one of the nation's most competitive congressional races of 2014.After five terms in office, Barrow is an intimidating fundraiser who has already hauled in $2.3 million for his re-election campaign. Allen has tried to keep up, at least in part...

Answer the atrocities

...given while on the back nine at the Farm Neck Golf Club, or during a motorcade ride to a $15,000-a-ticket Democratic fundraiser in Tisbury, Mass.The ISIS barbarisms against the people of Iraq include crucifixions, beheadings, executions and mass...

Advocates hope 'Big, Gay' wedding in SC's oldest city appeals to businesses' bottom line

...Charleston has a reputation of being more progressive, participants say, getting businesses to participate in the wedding fundraiser likely would not have been possible a decade ago."Ten years ago, it would have been a hard sell," said Mitchell Crosby...

Salvation Army plays host to summer auto auction, fundraiser

The Salvation Army holds three auto auctions each year and typically raises between $60,000 and $90,000 at each to fund its homeless shelter, substance abuse programs and soup kitchen.