Payne, Blank to be honored by Georgia Historical Society

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- A pair of prominent businessmen highly influential in the sports community will be presented the Georgia Historical Society's highest honor in February.The...

Rants and Raves

...standard-size wheelchair. We have had a hard time finding bathroom doors wide enough. YES, JAY WEINBERGER was a prominent businessman in Augusta, but please let his family rest in peace and not report detail after detail of his personal life...

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Who are the Tubmans?

...however, she was known as one of the city's finest hostesses - the well-to-do wife of Richard Tubman, a prominent businessman and landowner. He was 52, when he met the 24-year-old Kentucky belle who won his heart."As a young lady...

Saving the Miller

...restored as a prime entertainment and movie venue has been greatly enhanced by the timely intervention this month of prominent businessman Peter S. Knox IV. He bought the Broad Street landmark for an undisclosed sum. The once magnificent theater...

Are we in or out?

...seized $95,000 in cash, as well as records pointing to bookmaking activities. Those arrested, including a prominent businessman and an erstwhile political operative, claim, as one of them said, that it was "just a group of guys getting...

Early support, project backers stir optimism in developers

...Greenville, Mr. Scheer said. Unlike the South Carolina arena's developers, most of whom were outsiders, the two prominent businessmen he's working with to push Augusta's arena are deeply vested in the community, he said. Those men are Bobby...

Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission | Coliseum Authority
News you can use

...committee assembled yesterday. Members of the committee, which includes representatives of governmental bodies and prominent businessmen, will meet Thursday at the Richmond Hotel to begin their discussions. AROUND TOWN Activities and entertainment...

Metro | Coliseum Authority
Peter S. Knox III

...stilled a generous heart, and ended a life which gave courage and strength to others. Over the years, as both a prominent businessman and civic leader, the Augusta native's interests covered a wide range of subjects. He was "the complete businessman...

Jones' green jacket still raising doubts

...quality of the jacket match the standards befitting a club like Augusta National, whose membership is filled with prominent businessmen."You're asking me to believe that my hero violated the rules?" Matthew said. "No."Matthew did offer...

Georgia publisher Otis Brumby dies

...The Marietta resident, one of suburban Atlanta's best-known native sons, made a name for himself as a prominent businessman and journalist who grew a small local paper into a thriving conglomerate during a time when Atlanta's suburbs...