Nicholas Gavalas

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Nicholas George Nic Gavalas, 91, passed away Thursday, August 21, 2014 in Tallahassee. He is survived by his wife of 67 years Janet Tsacrios Gavalas. The funeral service will be held at 10:30 AM, EDT, Monday, August 25th at Holy

Biz Bits

...honor: Appointed the chairwoman of the Westminster Schools of Augusta board of trusteesDetails: She has been a member of the board since 2013. AUGUSTA MARRIOTT AT THE CONVENTION CENTERAward/honor: Named as one of the 101 largest expo halls...


Dr. Blanche Conger has been appointed chairwoman of the Westminster Schools of Augusta board of trustees.

Ex-Lincoln County coach Larry Campbell apologizes for incident, denies threatening man

...volatile, with those attending getting very excited."A number of disparaging remarks were made about various members of the board, and coach Campbell's son. Coach Campbell approached Shaun Glass, placed his hands on Shaun Glass' shirt...

If he had a hammer: Augusta's next mayor needs stronger powers

Change means simply going back to what we were supposed to have - a strong mayor.

GRU name is miserable

...miserable name on such a beautiful entrance to such a wonderful academic institution, it makes me wonder where the members of the Board of Regents keep their heads. I am sure it is somewhere that the sun doesn't shine.Walter SchmidtAugusta

Poet, author Maya Angelou dies at 86

Maya Angelou, a modern Renaissance woman who survived the harshest of childhoods to become a force on stage, screen, the printed page and the inaugural dais, has died. She was 86.

Bert Thomas

1934 - 2014AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. Bert Tillery Thomas, beloved husband of Audrey Mitchell Thomas, father of Adrienne Thomas-Frazier, and grandfather of Ariana Yvonne and Sydney Elise Frazier, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, June 14, 2014.

Mary Vallotton

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mary Louise Vaughn Vallotton passed away on Sunday, April 13, 2014 at her home in Augusta. A graveside service for Mrs. Vallotton, wife of J. Maxwell Vallotton, will be conducted at Westover Memorial Park, Wednesday, April 16 at 11:30

Mary Lou Reynolds

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest on Wednesday, June 11, 2014, Miss Mary Lou Reynolds, 96, daughter of the late William Baron Reynolds and Ada Spears Reynolds. Miss Reynolds was a native of Lamar, SC and came to Augusta in 1945. She graduated from