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...

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...

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...

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...

Bank-owned Lamar Building to soon go on market

...management duties for the 19-floor Lamar Building at 753 Broad St. after Southern...show that Rainsford had owned the Lamar Building since 1999.In September 2013...to Southern First Bank for the Lamar Building, which is currently valued at...

'Nutcracker' fans have four chances at ballet

...Dance Augusta started Augusta's Nutcracker tradition in 1971."Opening night, we will have a reception in the Lamar Building for any former student, company member or anyone who trained with Ron," said Tammy Westafer, Dance Augusta's...

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...

Wells Fargo lawsuit accuses RDC Properties of defaulting on multimillion dollar loan

...Building.RDC Properties also owes more than $2.65 million to Southern First Bank. That note is secured by the Lamar Building at 753 Broad St.According to the company's plan of reorganization, it proposes to repay both loans by making...

Can you find it?

...Jack Stewart, Jeanie Rogers, Janice Whitaker, Sarah King, Eddie McGahee and Larry Whitaker. Other guesses were The Augusta Chronicle, Wells Fargo, Southern Finance Building, Lamar Building and the pink building on the riverfront.

Streets being closed for Arts in the Heart festival

...Ninth streets. Eighth at Reynolds Street will be closed, but there will be access to the SunTrust parking deck and Lamar Building parking.The Reynolds Street city parking deck is accessible at Reynolds and 9th street.