World Changers invest love, sweat in Augusta homes

...in Augusta.The city is supplying the materials and World Changers the labor. Homes were chosen by the Augusta Housing Authority through a homeowner application process.Many of the applicants were chosen based on need and income."It made...

Welfare Nation: "Farm Bill" is what's wrong with America

...store clerk and takes GED courses at night. She lives with with her grandmother in an apartment operated by the city housing authority. Her civic involvement is limited to voting Democrat in presidential elections. Guess who's on welfare? A) JebB...

Augusta Commission seeks answers on sales tax package

...million the city borrowed against the collections in its first four years, with only "20-plus" houses built and a Housing Authority senior apartment complex in the works, according to Wheeler.Wheeler said he'd reduce the consultants' budgets...

Final Cherry Tree Crossing residents reflect

...of its kind in Au gusta. The housing authority replaced Underwood Homes on...deserted last week, except for housing authority trucks passing through collecting...said Richard Arfman, the housing authority's director of planning and...

Cherry Tree Crossing oral history project to air on public radio

...remained of 355 families that lived at Cherry Tree when relocation began last fall, said Buddy Oldfield, the Augusta Housing Authority's director of resident services.Oldfield said Cherry Tree could be empty in 10 days. Families will not be forced...

Property Transfers

...Phase Four, Wheeler Lake Townhomes, $82,000Augusta Georgia Land Bank Authority to Augusta City Housing Authority and Augusta Housing Authority, Lot 27, Block 85, 909 Boyd Lane/909-915 Boyds Lane and Part of Lot 2, on the north side of...

Cherry Tree Crossing closer to demolition

...on 15th Street since the Augusta Housing Authority began vacating Cherry Tree Crossing...to get this one," said Augusta Housing Authority Executive Director Jake Oglesby...on Sand Bar Ferry Road for the housing authority.

Robert Taylor

...Thomas Walker officiating. Burial will be at Mt. Olive Memorial Garden. Mr. Taylor was a retiree of Augusta Housing Authority and International Mineral Corp. Survivors are one son, Rhonda (Monique) Taylor; 3 daughters, Jeanette Thomas...

Willie Collins Sr.

...preceded him in death. He dedicated his life to Christ at an early age. Mr. Collins was employed with Augusta Housing Authority for over 10 years and retired from E-Z Go Textron after 15 years of service. He was a volunteer at the Charlie...

James Morgan

...Year Award. He had also served as Chairman of the Board of the Citizens Bank, was first Chairman of the Swainsboro Housing Authority, Chairman of the Swainsboro Planning Division, Chairman of the Emanuel County Hospital, was co-founder of the...