Rants & Raves

...Augusta Canal's Canal Walk series. Russell Foster delivered an interesting and fact-filled talk regarding the beautiful new River Levee Trail. The trail is a true treasure and Mr. Foster's vision for future enhancements will put it over the top...

Southern Gospel trio Karen Peck and New River to perform

...years after forming Karen Peck and New River, the three-time Grammy Award nominee...Ga.She is one-third of the New River trio, which includes her sister...we've got hope."Karen Peck and New River is about spreading the Gospel, spreading...

Ivan Allen plans new showroom

...Atlanta-based company would relocate its downtown office at 1004 Walton Way to a 25,000-square-foot facility at the new River Watch Center business park by September. The showroom/warehouse would be constructed on highway frontage near the parkway's...

Solar-powered restrooms set to open at Augusta Canal

...20 bridge; and near the Sibley Tailrace Bridge on the new River Levee Trail.The permanent facilities, each with a men's...TRAIL: Closer to Augusta, work is continuing on the new River Levee Trail that includes bridges spanning the historic...

Memorial run to honor soldier killed in Afghanistan

...their shoes Saturday in his honor and raise money for the Augusta Warrior Project. The 5K run will take place on the new River Levee Trail along the Augusta Canal."His actions spoke louder than words a lot of times," said Kent Kronowski, one...

West Virginia colorful in fall

...off the 876-foot (267-meter) New River Gorge Bridge to the riverbank below...with aptly named overlooks of the New River below. The area has 6 miles (10...campgrounds without hookups within the New River Gorge national park system that are...

Scientist questions report ranking Savannah River third most toxic in America

...pollution were the Lower Ohio River-Little Pigeon River, which runs through Indiana, Illinois and Kentucky, and the Upper New River in Virginia. The report used 2012 data from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.Environment Georgia Director...

Rants & Raves

...Don't be surprised if one of those goats gets infected and we suffer an outbreak of the West Nile virus. A RAVE FOR THE new River Levee Trail. It's awesome! I can't wait for a tie-in to get to the North Augusta Greeneway. A BIG RANT TO THE...

Home, business owners learn more about River Watch detour

...railroad crossing on Old Evans Road, which is to be converted to the new River Watch Parkway.The proposed detour would use Blue Ridge Drive, Evans...concerned that homeowners will have difficulty exiting driveways onto the new River Watch Parkway.

Ramblin' Rhodes: Take your pick of gospel or bluegrass this weekend

...Highway 378/Georgia Highway 47.Appearing at the festival beginning 7 p.m. Thursday, May 9, will be Karen Peck & New River and The Little Roy & Lizzy Show and beginning at 7 p.m. Friday, May 10, will be Lewis Tradition and The Hoppers...