Shopgirl: Paper puts other checklist apps to shame

...tastemakers this fall and winter. WHAT'S AFFORDABLE: I can't overemphasize the wealth of opportunity that our public library system offers, from lectures on "Why Black Girls Matter" to Spanish classes to discussions about Africana and science...

Augusta-area Labor Day holiday closings for 2015

...Aiken-Bamberg-Barnwell-Edgefield Regional Library System closed Monday; no bookmobile? Augusta-Richmond County Public Library System branches closed Monday? Federal offices closed Monday...

Rants & Raves

...I AM EXTREMELY HAPPY the library board decided to terminate Ms. Price. She did absolutely nothing to better our library system. Where is Gary Swint when you need him? A BIG RANT TO THE folks in Apple Valley who apparently don't know what...

Augusta-Richmond County Public Library System expected to discuss deficit at meeting

The Augusta-Richmond County Public Library System's executive director is expected to present information...Tuesday at an Augusta Commission committee meeting.The library system, which reduced hours in recent months to cut costs...

Fired Augusta library director lacked leadership skills, commissioner says

...director's term to expire and replaced him.The six-library system has about 40 employees paid with a mix of local and...dwindled since Columbia County split off to form a new library system.Last week, Price was set to address Augusta commissioners...

Library director is fired

...to save money. The library headquarters had been the only branch among the six under the Augusta-Richmond County Library System that was still open on Sundays, from 2 to 5:30 p.m.

Regional July 4th closings

...of Aiken-Bamberg-Barnwell-Edgefield Regional Library System closed Friday and Saturday? Augusta-Richmond County Public Library System closed Friday and Saturday? Federal offices closed Friday...

9 fatally shot at historic black church in downtown Charleston

...DePayne Doctor, 49.Sanders had recently graduated from Allen University. Hurd worked for Charleston County's library system for 31 years. Doctor was an enrollment counselor at Southern Wesleyan University's Charleston Campus, according...

Rants & Raves

...small-town Americans over the coastal, liberal "elites." THE COMMUNITY OF Augusta-Richmond County, the public library system is a sinking ship. Low morale, overworked and underpaid employees make for a bad day. The library is in trouble...

Memorial Day Closings

...Aiken-Bamberg-Barnwell-Edgefield Regional Library System, all branches closed Monday? Augusta-Richmond County Public Library System closed Monday? Federal offices closed Monday? Financial...