Hamilton to share power of music

...Charlotte, N.C., released his first album, XTC, in 1996.He has released eight albums, and his most recent was Home for the Holidays in fall 2014. He won a Grammy in 2009 with Al Green and the song, You've Got All the Love I Need.His music...

December pet adoptions fall at Augusta shelter

After peaking at 120 adoptions in 2011, December has fallen from its spot as the most popular pet adoption month at Augusta Animal Services.

Chronicle continues holiday traditions

When you work in the news media, a regular rotation on the holiday schedule is what you sign up for.

2014 Arts Preview: Music

...Miller OrchestraDec. 4: Doyle Lawson & QuicksilverDec. 5: Palmetto MastersingersDec. 6: Clint BlackDec. 9: Home for the Holidays ? American Big BandDec. 10: Viennese ChristmasDec. 13: B.J. ThomasDec. 14: Crystal Gayle ? Christmas ShowDec...

Shopgirl: Finch & Fifth is worth a drop-by

...Center's newest bar, opened a few weeks ago and it's worth a drop-by. Need a place to meet an old friend home for the holidays, or just a new stop on your weekend circuit? This place is serving fantastic food, impressive drinks, and is...

Jameis Winston, AJ McCarron both named top player

Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron won the Maxwell Award, given to college football's player of the year, while Florida State's Jameis Winston was named the Walter Camp player of the year in a separate announcement and won the Davey O'Brien Award, given to the nation's top quarterback.

Trees for Troops brightens holidays for Fort Gordon families

...FedEx could make her house look like normal and help her children cope with the possibility their dad won't be home for the holidays."It's going to be different, but we are going to try to make it as close to usual as possible," Schubert...

Holiday events: Music

...Dreaming, for sale at concert; (706) 733-7339 or info@josefpatchen.comAUGUSTA OPERA HOLIDAY CONCERT: HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS: 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2, Reid Memorial Presbyterian Church, 2261 Walton Way; $45 adults, $35 seniors...

Columbia County sees rush of weapons license applicants

...clay pigeons."My dad has his (license), and I just turned 21 three months ago," Caudill said. "I'm home for the holidays from school, so I figured I'd get it. I was planning on getting it anyway. It's something good to have...

Actor Charles Durning dies

...Hindenburg," ''Breakheart Pass," ''North Dallas Forty," ''Starting Over," ''Tough Guys," ''Home for the Holidays," ''Spy Hard" and 'O Brother Where Art Thou?"Durning also did well in television as a featured performer...