Five honored with Jimmie Dyess award

...those recipients came as a surprise.Receiving the Jimmie Dyess Distinguished American Award, as scheduled, were retired...before retiring as a colonel.Before the fourth annual Jimmie Dyess Symposium ended at the Augusta Museum of History, however...

3 to get Jimmie Dyess award Thursday

...Three people will be honored Thursday afternoon with the Jimmie Dyess award at a symposium at the Augusta Museum of History...posthumously, the Medal of Honor.Winners of this year's Jimmie Dyess Distinguished American Award are Spc. Alfred Rascon...

Three receive Jimmie Dyess award

...honored Thursday at the third annual Jimmie Dyess Symposium.Navy Capt. Thomas...Sanders and Lou Brissie received the Jimmie Dyess Award during the ceremony at the...preserve the legacy of Lt. Col. Jimmie Dyess and honor outstanding Americans...

Lanes closed on Jimmie Dyess Parkway, beginning Tuesday

Two northbound lanes of Jimmie Dyess Parkway from Powell Road to Interstate 20 will be closed, beginning Tuesday.Traffic will move to the inside lane during construction...

Maintenance work scheduled for Gordon Highway, Jimmie Dyess Parkway

...mowing, removing debris and reclaiming right-of-way on Gordon Highway (mile marker 10.9-13.6) and mowing on Jimmie Dyess Parkway (from Gordon Highway to Wrightsboro Road) Thursday. The work began Wednesday.

Work continues on high-traffic routes in Richmond, Columbia counties

...Traffic signals have been implemented on Gordon Highway.WRIGHTSBORO ROAD: A widening and reconstruction project between Jimmie Dyess Parkway and Bobby Jones Expressway began in Novem ber 2012. Crews are grading and paving additional lanes; relocating...

Lanes open after gas leak closes Dyess Parkway

Jimmie Dyess Parkway is open to traffic following a gas leak this morning that closed...repaired.Both of the southbound lanes and one of the northbound lanes of Jimmie Dyess Parkway are now open to traffic, officials said after noon. Traffic...

Augusta area's first Steak 'n Shake opening Thursday

...steakburgers.The area's first Steak 'n Shake, off Jimmie Dyess Parkway, is opening its doors at 10 a.m. Thursday...during the grand opening. He expects snarled traffic on Jimmie Dyess Parkway and Belair Frontage Road near Interstate 20...

Augusta man sentenced in chase, crash

...into two vehicles while driving on the wrong side of Jimmie Dyess Park way as he fled police pleaded guilty Monday.Phetariah...around and followed Forde onto Gordon Highway and then to Jimmie Dyess at speeds reaching 120 mph.Forde was driving in the...

Augusta driver charged with fleeing police in wrong-way wreck

...vehicles Wednesday while driving the wrong direction on Jimmie Dyess Parkway.According to a news release, Sgt. Paul Godden...continued west on Gordon Highway before turning north on Jimmie Dyess Parkway in the southbound lanes. Police said it collided...