Kitchen tour to raise money for Symphony Orchestra Augusta

...travel to view the homes on it."We get great response. People come back year after year. People come from Aiken, Lake Oconee, Charleston and Hilton Head," said Amy Bernstein, event co-chairwoman.Lisa Jordan is one of those who comes...

Rants & Raves

...Greene County. These folks may or may not have a speed trap. But, the county may need the money. After all, the Lake Oconee communities can only produce a few million in revenue a little at the time. INSULT TO INJURY: Now Dr. Ricardo Azizz...

The Getaway: Lake Oconee

...the Fourth of July with Symphony Orchestra Augusta at Lake Oconee, Ga.The Oconee Performing Arts Society will play host...Several places offer boat and personal watercraft rentals. Lake Oconee Outfitters provides guided water skiing (with lessons...

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Ritz-Carlton to build lodge, golf course on Lake Oconee

...lodge in this quiet community on Lake Oconee. Zach Ford of Eatonton, who works...Asia and the United States. The Lake Oconee lodge, a joint project with local...hopes the resort will become to Lake Oconee what the Cloisters is to Sea Island...

Conference at Lake Oconee cost taxpayers at least $2,600

...year's budget, Columbia County officials spent at least $2,600 in taxpayer money on a two-day conference at a Lake Oconee resort. The money paid for meeting rooms, coffee and soft drink services, and food during meetings held Wednesday...

Senior living community planned for Lake Oconee area

A $41 million senior living community is heading to Lake Oconee and its developers are aiming for a summer 2014 opening...Robert S. Cowles, owner of the Cowles Clinic, a Lake Oconee-based medical campus.The developers plan to break...

National Hunting and Fishing Day is approaching in Georgia

...For a complete listing of all events in the state, go to www.georgiawildlife.com/get-involved/nhdfday.? Lake Oconee is affected by fishing regulation changes, effective Wednesday. On Oconee, a slot limit of 14 inches (minimum length...

Blast! at Lake Oconee

...with Symphony Orchestra Augusta at Lake Oconee, Ga.The Oconee Performing Arts...and personal watercraft rentals. Lake Oconee Outfitters provides guided water...West to Exit 130. Turn left on Lake Oconee Parkway and left on Linger Longer...

Holiday relatively quiet on water

Lake Oconee led the state in boating under the influence arrests during an otherwise...Saturday through Tuesday night - with 12 of those arrests occurring at Lake Oconee, west of Augusta. One arrest was reported at Thurmond Lake. One boating...

Once threatened, bald eagle soars

ABOVE LAKE OCONEE, Ga. - In search of bald eagle nests, the helicopter drones through...swooping over farmhouses and sprawling forests toward the muddy banks of Lake Oconee. Georgia state wildlife biologist Jim Ozier sits in the cockpit, scanning...