New Pendleton King Park waterfall is volunteers' labor of love

...Wrightsboro Road. In addition to Lake Elizabeth, the park features hiking trails, tennis courts, disc golf, playground equipment, picnic areas, various gardens and the Bark Park for dogs and their owners.

Adaptive playground opens in North Augusta

...called the playground historic, because for the first time children with disabilities have full access to the same playground equipment as other children."This is historic because this park is for all children, regardless of who they are or what...

Area playgrounds face problems

...Elementary School is without its playground equipment. Ron Richards, a.k...Throughout Aiken County, playground equipment is disappearing like loose...deaths related to public playground equipment continue to climb to alarming...

Playground-buy rule doubted

...school boards don't buy playground equipment, parents do. Traditionally...72,873.34 worth of playground equipment over the past five years...organizations or corporate donors for playground equipment. "There is just no state...

Playground might pose toxic threat

...children from using renovated playground equipment at Garrett Elementary School...to realize there was old playground equipment that is made with wood that...next week in looking at the playground equipment to see whether it can be...


An article in Saturday's editions of The Augusta Chronicle about Garrett Elementary School playground equipment attributed comments to the wrong person. PTA President Nichol Sands said she regrets that the PTA did not go through the school...

Playground caters to needs

...School pupils from christening the school's new playground equipment Thursday. The upgraded equipment features wheelchair...for all kids to have an opportunity to enjoy the playground equipment, especially special-needs kids. This was a...

Columbus police find playground razor blades

...near a park where razor blades were found taped to playground equipment.Police Lt. Bruce Whitehead told the Columbus...recently.Police said the blades were taped on the playground equipment in such a way that children would be likely to...

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Pendleton King Park Plant Swap is Saturday

...for the park. Prior sales have funded the Bark Park ? the place in Augusta for dogs to hang out ? and new playground equipment.Many master gardeners admit they often go home with new plants, too, because there are always plants at the...

Nine Free Resources for Inexpensive Home Exercise

...Playground Workout revolves around using public playground equipment for exercise (obviously, using it when it wouldn't...running, and things like chin-ups (using the playground equipment) to get into better shape.Fitness Blender's...