A Joyful Noise: Karen Peck and New River

...Augusta is celebrating its ninth anniversary Aug. 9 with a performance during the 11 a.m. service by Karen Peck and New River. The band has been nominated three times for a Grammy and has won three Dove Awards for Southern Gospel Group. They...

New River Rock church to preview its services

River Rock Church will hold a "Test Drive" service at 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 23, at Augusta Preparatory Day School to show anyone interested what services will be like when the church officially launches in about a year.

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...

Naked man rescued after getting stuck on Florida drawbridge

...when it began to rise, forcing him to scamper to the top, about 100 feet up.The man said he had been swimming in the New River, which flows under the bridge.Officials from the Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue Department said in a news release that...

Music will fill the air at upcoming festivals

...Washington Road northwest of Lincolnton, Ga.Thursday's performers will be bluegrass duo Dailey & Vincent, Karen Peck & New River and Little Roy Lewis & Lizzy Long. Head back Friday to hear The Isaacs, Lewis Tradition and Primitive Quartet. Saturday's...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Stuart joins longtime pals Little Roy & Lizzy for festival

...Place, 1935 Lewis Family Road/Washington Road northwest of Lincolnton, Ga. Thursday: Dailey & Vincent, Karen Peck & New River and Little Roy Lewis & Lizzy Long. Friday: The Isaacs, Lewis Tradition and Primitive Quartet. Saturday: The Easter...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Musical homecoming weekend filled with family ties

...Other top gospel and bluegrass acts also will be entertaining the crowds including Dailey & Vincent and Karen Peck & New River (Thursday), The Isaacs and Primitive Quartet (Friday) and The Bowling Family and The Browders (Saturday).In addition...

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...