Rants & Raves

...excessive force was used. Those cities need to deal with the situations fast. I WOULD LIKE TO address this to the new Augusta city administrator: What did you mean when you made the statement about people in the Hyde Park community? I quote...

New Augusta NAACP leadership prompts optimism for chapter's future

Newly elected Augusta NAACP President Beulah Nash-Teachey is planning a roundtable discussion with the community to do one thing: listen.

Around the block

...Bailey will discuss the November 2014 General Election and details about the March 2015 Special Election to elect a new Augusta commissioner for District 7, who will serve the remainder of former Donnie Smith's term.The West Augusta Alliance...

New Augusta administrator Janice Allen Jackson begins work today

Janice Jackson replaces Fred Russell, who administered the city's government for nearly a decade until the commission voted 7-0 last December to fire him.

Make 'One New Augusta'

...political leaders to express our opinions. And I blame all of us Augustans for the laxness shown. It is past time for us to clean up our act!Mayor-elect Hardie Davis' campaign theme was "One Augusta." I would add: "One New Augusta!"

Unisys begins hiring for Augusta IT center

Unisys is already posting job openings for its new Augusta information technology support center and will hold a job fair in two weeks to recruit workers.City and company officials laid...

Unisys to host recruitment event at Augusta First Baptist Church

...Georgia Department of Labor will host a customized recruitment for Unisys on Monday to fill positions for the company's new Augusta facility.The recruitment will be from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. at Augusta First Baptist Church, 3500 Walton Way...

Early voting starts, new Augusta advance voting site opens Monday

Voters ready to cast a ballot early or check out the new Telfair Street entrance to Augusta Municipal Building can do both at once with the opening of Richmond County's Advance Voting Center at 8:30 a.m. Monday.

Salary talks under way, early start possible for new Augusta administrator

Salary talks under way, early start possible for new Augusta administrator

Gander Mountain opens Augusta store

The line waiting to get inside the new Augusta area Gander Mountain was just as interested in buying as taking a gander around the new outdoor store.The retail chain opened...