32 students picked as Goodwill youth board

...have been chosen to serve on the inaugural Youth Board for Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia and the CSRA.Members of the board will serve in volunteer capacity for Goodwill.Applications for the board were sent to all high schools in Richmond...

Gilpin death leaves void in area bass fishing world

The Augusta area bass fishing community on Tuesday lost a stalwart when Larry Gilpin died after an extended hospital stay.

Report shows mediocre marks for Ga. charter schools

ATLANTA - Schools chartered by the state produced so-so results during the last academic year when compared to traditional schools, according to a pair of reports the State Board of Education learned about Wednesday.

James Elliott

MACON, Ga. - James Sewell Elliott passed away peacefully May 19, 2015, at Carlyle Place in Macon, GA. He was a native of Augusta, Georgia and made his home in Macon. Mr. Elliott was a graduate of Augusta's Richmond Academy and held degrees from The

Augusta Interfaith Coalition urges community to support Paine College

Augusta's Interfaith Coalition is imploring the community to make a drastic financial show of support for Paine College as the school attempts to regain fiscal stability and resolve accreditation problems.

Pulitzer winning Ga. reporter dies

ATLANTA - Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Claude Sitton, who covered civil rights movement, dies at 89.

Azziz replacement should be in touch

The suggestions range from someone who is able to connect with the community to someone who may not be a medical doctor like Azziz, who resigned Thursday.

Bernice Wittenberg

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Bernice Boots Wittenberg entered into rest Tuesday, February 3, 2015. Boots was born in Philadelphia, PA in 1928 and came to Augusta with her husband Mort after he completed his Podiatry Education in Chicago, IL in 1951. Since

Harriett Lemke

HARTSVILLE, S.C. - Harriett Courtney Lemke, 64, entered into eternal life Saturday, January 31, 2015, at the home of her parents. Born in Johnston, South Carolina on May 19, 1950, Harriett was a beloved daughter, wife, sister, aunt, philanthropist,

Hugh Tarbutton

SANDERSVILLE, Ga. - Hugh McMaster Tarbutton, a life-long resident of Sandersville, Georgia, passed away on January 7, 2015. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, January 10th at 11:00 a.m. at the Sandersville United Methodist Church with the