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Four properties on Historic Augusta's endangered list

...Montgomery said. "The uncertainty of the situation makes this building endangered," he said.The Penthouse at the Lamar Building is possibly one of the most iconic buildings we have in Augusta, Montgomery said.The building was completed in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-17/four-properties-historic-augu
Renovations, repairs at Imperial Theatre unearth interesting history

...rooms and again into the west alley alongside the Lamar Building.This work has been made possible with the assistance...later would become the Imperial Theatre, over to the Lamar Building on the other side of the theater.When the theater...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-11-14/renovations-repa
You Remembered: The Georgia Railroad Bank

...building in the 1950s was on the same side of that block, as well. Wasn't it the Southern Finance Building? Then the Lamar Building? Now, all of this is not according to Google, but according to my memory, which at times is questionable! ? Pat...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-01/you-remembered-georgia-railro
Former chamber building reopens in new role as downtown incubator

...with illustrations of Pei's extensive work on the downtown landscape.Pei's efforts included the chamber, the Lamar Building penthouse, the Landmark Hotel (now the Ramada) and streetscape work across four Broad Street blocks, including...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-04-03/former-chamber-building-
What do you deem most memorable about Augusta's past 50 years?

...1970s that made Broad Street less broad.? The penthouse and cross added to the Southern Finance Building (now the Lamar Building) by former state Sen. Gene Holley.? James Brown's ups and downs and finally his triumph, cut short by his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-18/what-do-you-deem-most-memorab
1964 media missed vice presidential candidate Bill Miller's message

...good fortune to work at the Southern Finance, or Lamar Building. I started during Masters Week in 1975 and worked...insurance companies in the Southern Finance, or Lamar building. I used to love going into the offices to work on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-05/1964-media-missed-vice-presid
The Way We Were: Store's lights 'waterfall' of colors

...photo inspired. LIFE ON BROAD STREETThe photo (last) week brought back more memories.In the photo the edge of the Lamar Building points to a corner store that once was Sears Roebuck, then later Penney's.The tower on the corner of the building...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-06/way-we-were-stores-lights-wat
Music by Turner: 40 years ago, listeners tuned in to 'Mad Music Asylum'

...and online), so we joined the crazies at 96 Rock. Broadcasting from Aiken and later from the 14th floor of the Lamar Building, The Mad Music Asylum continued the same format of playing music no other station would dare to air.One day I found...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-12-23/music-turner-40-years
James Brown, I.M. Pei connect Rock Hall of Fame to Augusta

...designed by I.M. Pei, who designed four blocks of parking pits on Broad Street in Augusta, the top floor of the Lamar Building and James Brown Arena.Pei is one of the connections the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has with Augusta. When you start...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2014-08-09/james-brown-im-pei-connect-r
The Way We Were: 1980s Broad Street

...Street looks like if you are a bird. Or Batman.This view from three decades ago, looks down from the corner of Lamar Building and takes in the highlights of the 700 block, including the former Richmond Hotel and the Confederate Monument.Believe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-29/way-we-were