Cubs owner Tom Ricketts believes playoffs are within reach

...for us, to be honest," adding: "April in the bleachers is kind of tough sometimes."Chicago is looking to a new beginning under manager Joe Maddon, who was hired from Tampa Bay. Ricketts denied the Cubs had tampered with Maddon, who used...

Phillip Shirley

...driver. He was President of the Augusta Lions Club, a former Deacon at Wildwood Christian Church, and a member of New Beginnings Christian Church. Survivors include his wife, Beverly Shirley of Ladson; father, Edward Shirley of Sumter; one...

Gov. Nathan Deal sworn in for second term

...several years, many of them will be the first in their families to attend college," he said. "These are exciting new beginnings, and we will work in this term to plant more of these opportunities."Deal offered few details of his agenda for...

Kurt Angle, TNA Wrestling set for new beginning on Destination America cable network

On the shelf for most of 2014 with injuries, Kurt Angle's future was as uncertain as the wrestling promotion he's led for most of the past decade.

Davis takes oath as new Augusta mayor

...very elegant" and "done with a lot of class," Tax Commissioner Steven Kendrick said. "Very appropriate for a new beginning."The inauguration followed a weekend volunteer event and interfaith service. Six front rows of chapel seating were...

Expo offers business owners advice

Deborah Eason went to a city-sponsored business expo Wednesday for one big reason: networking.Eason's New Beginnings Medical Services LLC started in October 2013 to provide medical billing and coding services and training to health-care...

Barbara Washington

...Ga. - Funeral services for Mrs. Barbara Johnson Washington, will be held 2 p.m. Friday, January 2, 2015 at New Beginning Ministries with the Rev. Barney Glover officiating. Interment will be in St. Phillip's Cemetery. The remains...

Area rescue mission offers food, fellowship and hope on Thanksgiving

...together at the Augusta Rescue Mission on Thursday, Knight, 49, said the celebration was a good way to mark his new beginning."I could cry because I'm so happy on the inside," Knight said. "Holidays never meant much to me because of...

Filmmaker turns skills into effort to save animals

...search-and-rescue dogs, or just good pets. Each documentary episode tells two or three stories.Episode 4, Shelter Me: New Beginnings, is scheduled to premiere in Los Angeles on Oct. 8 and features volunteers in Idaho welcoming a plane packed with...

Paine president resigns

...things in the community, nation and world with integrity and excellence. Today marks the start of a new day and a new beginning."Paine took action on its accreditation issues in August when Bradley announced a new advisory committee made up...