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Around the block

...Prom-A-PaloozaCher Best's Sisters Only Club will hold Prom-A-Palooza from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at May Park Community Center.Girls can choose from over 100 prom gowns to wear to prom or an ROTC military ball. Club members will be available...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-03-05/around-block
Storm response could have been better, say some Augusta officials

...James said the city had to relocate three residents who initially sought refuge at an emergency shelter at May Park Community Center after the Fourth Street facility lost power and had no backup electrical supply.Those affected were moved to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-21/storm-response-could-have-bee
May Park heat shelter opened

...families a bit of warmth Wednesday night.County emergency officials opened a shelter at 6 p.m. at the May Park Community Center gymnasium at 622 Fourth Street."Obviously a lot of people are still without power, so we're inviting anyone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-12/may-park-heat-shelter-op
Power out for much of region

...According an update from Richmond County emergency officials, a shelter set up last night to help families at May Park community center lost power and was unable to accept more residents.A new shelter was to open at noon. The Richmond County Department...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-13/power-out-much-region
Closings, changes, weather updates

...AUGUSTA -- According to a 2 a.m. update from Richmond County emergency officials, a shelter set up at May Park community center lost power and was unable to accept more residents.Road conditions were also a challenge, as motorists were advised to stay off the roads...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-02-13/morning-starts-slick-cold
Events planned to honor the Rev. Martin Luther King. Jr.

...Augusta. It is sponsored by the Augusta branch of the NAACP.Beginning at 1 p.m., the parade starts at Dyess Park Community Center, travels south on James Brown Boulevard, west on Wrightsboro Road and north on Augusta Avenue. Then, the parade...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-15/events-planned-honor-rev-mart
Owners of old Regency Mall place property for lease

...That's a good strategic location, just not utilized."Adam Delpriore, owner of a nearby beauty store, gave a park, community center or apartment complex as possibilities but worried that crime in the area would be a major deterrent."I don't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-11-15/owners-old-
Reunions

GEORGIAFREEMAN FAMILY REUNION OLE FASHION BARBECUE: 1-8 p.m. Saturday, July 20, Minnick Park Community Center, 1850 Kissingbower Road; descendants of Willie and Sarah Freeman, from Edgefield, S.C., during 1860, celebrating heritage...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2013-07-17/reunions
Reunions

GEORGIAFREEMAN FAMILY REUNION OLE FASHION BARBECUE: 1-8 p.m. Saturday, July 20, Minnick Park Community Center, 1850 Kissingbower Road; descendants of Willie and Sarah Freeman, from Edgefield, S.C., during 1860, celebrating heritage...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2013-07-09/reunions
Schools' feeding program helps kids fight hunger during summer

...enjoyed a lunch of a peanut butter and jelly sandwich, cheese stick, Goldfish crackers, fruit cup and milk at May Park Community Center, where about 30 youngsters eat each day.The Bright From the Start program funds summer feeding operations in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2013-06-21/schools-feeding-program-h