The Way We Were: Miller Theater

...Street's Miller Theater to the glories of its past, and what a past it was.Frank Miller's theater opened in 1940 with the Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy movie Chump, as well as stage show.The Miller's heyday is often recalled as host of the 1957 world premiere...

Pardon Our Mess: Overgrown grass in the median area of Laurel Lane

WHERE: Laurel LaneWHAT: Overgrown grass in the median areaWHO'S RESPONSIBLE: Ditch crews with Augusta's Engineering DepartmentACTION PROMISED: Director Abie Ladson said Friday that he would put in a request to have a crew cut the grass the following week.

'Lucky' editor shares this fall's wardrobe essentials

...some tips and trends to help your wardrobe look "clean and fresh for fall," according to Lucky magazine's style editor, Laurel Pantin. THE SANTA FE LOOK: "One of my personal favorite trends is what we're calling 'Santa Fe' around the office...

Civic-minded citizens can pitch in to make our society better

...the demand for nutritional sustenance this summer in Augusta and throughout Georgia. However, this is no time to sit on our laurels, as much remains to be done if we earnestly hope to break the cycle of poverty in our midst. As it has been said by anthropologist...

Clemson's Swinney says Tigers want to be great

...turned the page on his team's landmark 11-victory season last fall. He believes his returning players won't rest on their laurels and are ready to chase bigger things this season."We're not hoping to have a good season, we're expecting to have a...

Candidates' war of words continues

Diane Ford doesn't mind resting on her laurels: She points to 50 paved roads, 140 miles of water lines and 124 miles of sewer lines for Columbia County's District 5 in the...

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NBA again earns A grade for diversity

ORLANDO, Fla. - The NBA isn't resting on its laurels as a pacesetter in sports diversity.The league has again earned an A grade in a study of the diversity of its leadership in its...

Call it Miata or MX-5, roadster rules

Even a Guinness Book world record holder doesn't rest on its laurels. For 2006, the top-selling roadster in the world - the Mazda MX-5 Miata - is a new, third-generation model with a tad...

Life & style
Big Three club gets new name

Investors in Columbia County's next golf community have decided not to rest on the laurels of its famous course designers. With construction under way at the 2,220-acre Riverwood Plantation, they have decided to...

Campbell has edge in runoff

COLUMBIA - As today's lieutenant governor runoff neared, neither Andre Bauer nor Mike Campbell was resting on his laurels. Both professed confidence that they would earn the Republican Party's nomination for lieutenant governor. Heading into...