Cher in the City: Bubba, and the Y, teach about family

These days there are so many different kinds of families. It really does look a whole lot different than it did when I was growing up.For the most part, I guess I still think of a family as being a body...

Augusta boy doing well on marijuana oil drug

...are prohibited by the drug's manufacturer, GW Pharmaceuticals, from disclosing whether he is progressing on it. But he looks more active and alert than he did when he took his first dose Dec. 30.Now he is at the maximum dose and it seems to be...

Downtown has allure

...down to watch the elegant outfits at Nan's Collections. The aroma from the eateries allows me to pick up speed.Everyone seems to be enjoying the great atmosphere of downtown. Each time I finish my run, I look forward to the next day.

Vickers ready to race again after undergoing heart surgery

...win a Sprint Cup championship, and doesn't want to look back later in life in regret passing up a chance to...ready to put the last two years behind me and never look back, not look in the mirror, not talking about it, not thinking...

Elementary school uses reading to offer positive male role models

...which strives to offer students examples of successful men to look up to, and increase parent involvement."We want our students...exponentially."Not only will children have that positive model to look up to, I hope the parents and the other volunteers will also...

Georgia police chiefs meet in Augusta for winter training conference

...packed when the panel took their seats for the "Taking a candid look at law enforcement today" discussion on Tuesday.The role of...especially members of black communities and white officers."If you look back on history in the late '60s to '70s the country saw some...

Savannah River Site clean up pushed to 2065, costing extra $25 billion

...cleanup milestones) are going to get pushed back. When we look at risks to the public and our workers, which ones can we push...environment we are going to get done first. That's our priority. We look at liquid waste as being the No. 1 risk at the site we have...

Robert Allenby wonders why blame being put on him

...know he got beat up. I don't know much about it. I just saw a quick headline," Woods said. "I saw a photo. He didn't look very good."Allenby has had a contentious relationship with the media throughout his career. He got into a public argument...

New England hit by blizzard's 2 feet of snow

...travel as "absolutely the right decision to make," given the dire forecast. New York Mayor Bill de Blasio said the city will look at whether storm procedures could be improved but added: "You can't be a Monday morning quarterback on something like the...

Disappointing outlooks for companies like Caterpillar, Microsoft, drive stocks lower

...that do a large share of their business overseas because sales in other countries translate back into fewer dollars."If you look at multi-nationals, they are encountering these problems, but on the whole, I think earnings season will be OK, nothing...