Boshears Skyfest, Georgia Carolina State Fair among this weekend's events in Augusta area

...including square-dancing and boxing. The event is a fundraiser to support the quality of care for people with Parkinson's disease. Cost: Free; donations acceptedMore info: www.parkinson.org or (803) 593-6605

Boxing exercise program to fight Parkinson's comes to Augusta

Still smarting from a diagnosis of Parkinson's disease in August, Jim Bodden of Evans hopes to soon fight back ? actually punch back ? against his disease.Bodden is one of a handful...


...Philippines, an epic 14-round battle known as the "Thrilla in Manila." The 73-year-old Ali is battling Parkinson's disease. Seated at a front table with wife Lonnie, the champion wore sunglasses as a slide show of iconic photos played...

Ironman of the Day: Anna Rachel Felz

...competing this year in honor of her father, Mike Felz, a longtime triathlete who was diagnosed a year ago with Parkinson's disease. She said she's going to try to apply his motto: Love every minute."I want to finish under six hours...


...Islanders confirmed Arbour's death in a release issued Friday. Arbour had been in declining health, battling Parkinson's disease and dementia, and living in a long-term care facility.SoccerBradley to miss friendly vs. PeruMichael Bradley...

CSRA Parkinson's Support Group to lead Moving Day walk

...also heard speakers discuss a variety of aspects of Parkinson's Disease and support of caregivers.Speaker Becky Herzberg...for the GRU Movement Disorders Clinic, discussed Parkinson's disease and sponsored research. .For more information...

Moving Day walk raises money for organizations fighting Parkinson's disease

The CSRA Parkinson Sup­­port Group, the National Parkinson Foun­dation's local chapter, held its Moving Day Augusta event at Pendleton King Park on Sunday.

Weekend events in Augusta area have something for everyone

...year's event raised more than $38,000 for the foundation, which supports the quality of care for people with Parkinson's disease through research, education and outreach, according to the foundation's Web site.Moving Day will be held...

Couple, married 60 years, to take special trip thanks to Dream Foundation

...professional violinist, a slideshow and skits of the couple's life together.After John was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in 2013, and as it progressed, the Mannings weren't sure he would be able to make the trip. Their friends...

Upcoming calendar

...Dental Medicine at GRU and faculty advisor in the Geriatrics Program, discussing the dental issues of people with Parkinson's Disease; parkinsoncsra.orgPRIDE NIGHT OUT: DE NOVO: 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 23, De Novo; kick off the Augusta Pride...