Augusta Canal | The Augusta Chronicle

...Columbia County into downtown Augusta. The second and third levels take several paths through the Downtown and the Laney-Walker Districts prior to returning to the Savannah River, for a total length of approximately 13.5 miles. Notable...

You remembered: Trains once part of Augusta life

...augustachronicle.comTHE STORY BEHIND THE PHOTOThe photo of the train was taken from the Gordon Highway overpass that crosses Laney-Walker Boulevard and the railroad tracks.The gas tower in the background is on the site of the coal gas plant on Seventh...

Hyde Park residents question spending

...about finding additional funds to complete the relocations.Wheeler said federal grant funds had dried up, while Laney-Walker revitalization funds from the city's hotel-motel tax couldn't be transferred to other projects. Deputy Finance...

After leaving Augusta's Cherry Tree Crossing, life becomes more difficult for former residents

...longs for Cherry Tree, where she paid $524 a month before leaving in January after 17 years. At M.M. Scott, off Laney-Walker Boulevard, she paid $723 a month until it recently spiked to $986, pressuring her to scramble to find a cheaper...

For the record

...takingReginald Mareco Boyd, 35, of the 700 block of East Bulla Street, possession of cocaineWilliam Shane Carnahan, 36, of Laney-Walker Boulevard, obstruction of a law enforcement officerSylvester Fountain Jr., 36, of the 2500 block of Dexter Drive...

Betty Brown

...Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. from Tabernacle Baptist Church, 1223 Laney Walker Boulevard, Augusta with Reverend Dr. Charles E. Goodman, Jr., pastor, officiating. Mausoleum entombment will...

Larry Jefferson

...Simonia Baptist Church, Grovetown, Ga. with Rev. Earnest Turner, Sr., pastor. Interment will be in the church cemetery. No repast. C. A. Reid Sr. Memorial Funeral Home, 314-A Laney Walker Blvd., Augusta, Ga. 706- 724-7594.

Work begins on another Laney-Walker neighborhood revitalization project

...Wednesday for another section of the Laney-Walker neighborhood.City leaders and...initiative to rebuild the historic Laney-Walker and Bethlehem areas.One of...Augusta Housing Authority, said the Laney-Walker area needs housing for elderly...

Laney-Walker/Bethlehem redevelopment project gets 'bridge' loan from URA

...Agency on Thursday authorized a $2.5 million loan for the continuation of redevelopment efforts in the city's Laney-Walker and Bethlehem districts, but members of the panel continue to question the project's bookkeeping and reliance on...

Laney-Walker, Bethlehem Heritage Trail plans considered

...Brown statue, city leaders are hoping to add one more hotspot to the schedules of tourists visiting Augusta: The Laney-Walker and Bethlehem neighborhoods.Engineers are in the planning phase of developing a Heritage Trail to wind through the...