Ideas for your book-themed party

...a book exchange, a baby shower or any other special occasion, a book-themed party is a spirited way to honor the book lover in your life.But themed parties aren't something easy to coordinate at the last minute. With some planning and creative...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Augustan was awed by Toussaint's music, warmth

...Nov. 21, at the Lincoln County Historical Park, 147 Lumber St., in Lincolnton, Ga.This place is such a gem for history lovers, and yet I passed right by it for decades without knowing it was there. Go straight north up Washington Road to Lincolnton...

Elanco named Augusta's Industry of the Year

...near-maximum capacity and is in the midst of a 40,000-square-foot expansion that is expected to add 100 jobs to the Lovers Lane facility by 2017.The Augusta plant, formerly owned by Monsanto, supplies about 10 international markets, including...

Scuttlebiz's creator back for another tour of duty

...the winner of the development authority's Industry of the Year award was Elanco, the Eli Lilly and Co.-owned facility on Lovers Lane that produces a pharmaceutical growth hormone used to increase milk production in dairy cows.That's not a "sexy...

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Rants & Raves

...Orchard Road into town, take a look at the American Flag flying from the crane in front of Sunbelt Rentals. I am an animal lover but I am so tired of reading these rants complaining about GRU's use of animals for research. What should they use, people...

Rants & Raves

...to override any semblance of professional journalism. "ASSAULT" RIFLES used to be called rifles, until the big government lovers decided to make them sound evil. Remember, a stick can be an assault weapon in the wrong hands. I AM SICK of Augusta. Why...

Karin Calloway: Italian Meatloaf Mozzarella

...so the cheese topping melts.Serve it with a side of pasta and a steamed green vegetable. If you're a meatloaf sandwich lover, this one is best served hot ? topping each slice with more marinara and mozzarella and serving on hoagie rolls. The meatloaf...

DIY dog costumes for Halloween

...and wire hanger to simulate the look. Dogs dressed as food: Dogs dressed up as food are another Halloween favorite for pet lovers. Who doesn't love to see a dachshund dressed as a hot dog? Food costumes are also some of the easiest to recreate, especially...

Mary J. Blige kicks off 12-date 'MJB Live!' tour Friday at James Brown Arena

...Adele's last album. It was massive ? a big deal. But she did what she loved."Tamar Braxton, fresh off the release of her new album Calling All Lovers, will join Blige on four dates in Augusta, Columbus, Orlando and Tampa.