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Georgia sculptor selected for Martin Luther King Jr. statue to stand on grounds of Georgia Capitol

...Davis, a sculptor since 1999, works from his studio in McDonough. His previous works include statues of music legend Ray Charles, the Georgia Police Memorial, Chick-Fil-A founder Truett Cathy, Griffin County founder Gen. Lawrence Griffin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-06-29/georgia-sculptor-selected-martin-lu
Plans to enhance Augusta's James Brown tribute advance

...amphitheater, a playground, a park, public art features, a splash pad and other attractions within a few steps of Ray Charles Plaza, the city's tribute to its most famous native son.Though Augusta has a 10-year, $25 million Broad Street...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-12/plans-enhance-augustas-j
City officials amazed by Albany's riverfront efforts

They came to see Ray Charles but took in much more.A small Augusta...but they learned the $2.2 million Ray Charles Plaza was just a piece of the effort...Brown, Williams was most impressed by Ray Charles Plaza."I was floored," despite...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-22/city-officials-amazed-al
Wedding-party music should blend harmoniously with every setting

...she says, to the early part of the reception, when older guests want to hear Benny Goodman's Sing, Sing, Sing or Ray Charles' What'd I Say. Later, friends and family might want to hear Kesha and hip-hop. (She also recommends using iTunes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-05-16/wedding-party-music-should-blend-ha
Former commissioner unlikely to sway panel on stormwater fee

...Mayor Hardie Davis, five commissioners and a deputy administrator are going to Albany, Ga., this week to see the Ray Charles Plaza on the Flint River. They'll meet with city officials and get ideas about jazzing up the James Brown attraction...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2015-05-16/former-commissi
Augusta Commission members to visit Albany, Ga., to check out Ray Charles tribute

...trip to Albany, Ga., next week to view that city's tribute to its most famous native son, Ray Charles.Unveiled in 2007, the $2 million Ray Charles Plaza on the bank of the Flint River features a revolving bronze statue of Charles seated at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-15/augusta-commission-membe
Property transfers

...17-April 30. The date indicates when the transfer was recorded in the clerk's office.APRIL 17Ray C. Moore Jr. and Ray Charles Moore Jr. to Diane C. Marchant Moore, Deed of Assent, Lot 31, Block B, Peachtree HeightsHarlan Scott Peace and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/real-estate/2015-05-15/property-transfers
Music by Turner: Relive 1969 with Fogerty in concert

...charts.Other standouts on the disc included concert staples as Commotion, Tombstone Shadow and a bluesy version of the Ray Charles hit The Night Time is the Right Time. WILLY AND THE POOR BOYS DEPT. The third and final CCR album from 1969, Willy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-04-28/music-turner-relive-1
Missouri wins SEC East, knocks Georgia out of running for SEC Championship Game

...ended it while stadium personnel took down the goal posts to prevent fans from toting them off to a nearby tavern. Ray Charles' Georgia on My Mind played while the stadium slowly emptied."It don't get no better than that, man," Golden...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-11-28/missouri-wins-sec-east-kn
Boseman captures essence of Brown in 'Get On Up'

...Godfather of Soul, Mr. Dynamite and The Hardest Working Man in Show Business, just as Jamie Foxx did for playing Ray Charles in Ray.The music tracks used are mostly Brown's own unmistakable recordings.Boseman, who turns 32 on Aug. 18...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-31/boseman-captures-esse