Exchange Club enriches lives of kids

...including bankers, attorneys, architects and realtors.The money they've raised has funded grants to the Boys and Girls Clubs of Augusta, Press ON, the Ronald McDonald House, Hope for Augusta, and other child-centered organizations.The Richmond...

Holyfield to speak in Augusta

...coming to Augusta next month.The former world heavyweight champion will be a speaker at this year's Boys & Girls Club of Augusta's Burger Battle, set for April 27 at 5 p.m. at the E.W. Hagler Club, 1903 Division St.Holyfield is...

Carmen Bennitt

...Wheels, and a board member of the Cancer Society, TB Association, Polio Association, Boys Club of Augusta and Girls Club of Augusta. She was travel editor for Augusta Magazine and had published memorial articles for St. Augustine's Episcopal...

Unswerving ideals

...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 house with attendees hungry for his unvarnished...

Camp Be Your Best aims to boost girls' self-esteem

...names of 11 other girls in their group.Many of the 38 girls who participated in Camp Be Your Best at the Boys & Girls Club of Augusta on 15th Avenue had met that morning.The game was an icebreaker in which the girls broke into two large circles...

Sheriff's office plays Santa in toy giveaway

...future relationship with police. Her grandchildren were excited about the gifts."This will make it (Christ mas) a lot easier for a lot of families," Hawkins said.All leftover toys were donated to the Boys and Girls Club of Augusta.

Baseball legend Ozzie Smith says giving back is a no-brainer

...get it done."Smith and comedian Bill Engvall entertained hundreds of people as featured hosts at the Boys & Girls Club of Augusta's Burger Battle on Monday.Smith, who said organizations like the YMCA and Boys & Girls Club were fundamental...

Be someone's superhero

...44 programs through 23 local nonprofit partner agencies, ranging from the American Red Cross and the Boys and Girls Clubs of Augusta to the Hope House and Christ Community Health Services.The United Way has been helping improve lives and promote...

'Nutcracker' fans have four chances at ballet

The tale of a young girl entranced by a nutcracker and her magical journey into the Land of the Sweets has been a Christmas tradition for many, and in the Augusta area, there are four different incarnations of this holiday ballet.

Nan Smith

...friends following the service at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Boys and Girls Club of Augusta, 206 Milledge Rd., Augusta, GA 30904. Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd., Augusta, GA...