Rants & Raves

...Sounds a bit strange, doesn't it? THE "GATEWAY" TO THE downtown area and the Medical District coming in from River Watch Parkway looks like a jungle. The grass and weeds look like they have not been cut this year. Some weeds are at least 5-6...

Commercial rezoning sought for land next to Mullins Crossing

...said in an e-mail.County documents said any soil removed from the site during the grading will be used in the River Watch Parkway extension project on Old Evans Road behind Mullins Crossing.

Work continues on high-traffic routes in Richmond, Columbia counties

...is scheduled for completion in July 2016.OLD PETERSBURG AND OLD EVANS ROADS: The $34.2 million extension of River Watch Parkway is expected to last until April 2017. Work began earlier this year for widening between Baston and Washington roads...

Kirby: "Scenic" sign along expressway is still wrong

...part of a longer route that was supposed to encourage travelers to follow the river.After the 1990s opening of River Watch Parkway, a route from which you could actually see the river, the old scenic highway designation lost its allure."With...

Martinez-based American Audio Visual Services production company plans building of new office

...saw Bob's (Tropical Fish) built there, I kind of looked more into it, with the idea of being right there on River Watch (Parkway)," he said. "Now, River Watch is being completed through there and we just think it's a great location...

Rants & Raves

...animals. Be more concerned about humans.TO THE DRIVER OF the Toyota Highlander who hogged the passing lane of River Watch Parkway while talking on the phone: You're in Georgia, not California, so please hang up and move over.

Firefighters fighting two fires along railroad tracks near River Watch

...are fighting fires along the railroad track near River Watch Parkway.Firefighters were called to the area near the tracks at River Watch Parkway and Furys Ferry Road about 3:20 p.m. Monday...

Fires sparked by train near River Watch Parkway contained, extinguished

...Firefighters extinguished two blazes Monday afternoon near River Watch Parkway.Approximately 3:20 p.m., firefighters were called to the area near the tracks at River Watch Parkway and Furys Ferry Road and discovered two fires, according...

S.H.A.R.P.E. Shooters outdoor gun range opening Labor Day weekend in Augusta

...Shooters Indoor Range and Gun Shop in Augusta.Bulldozers continue to move ground at the 8-acre property off River Watch Parkway, carving out a 200-yard rifle range and five-bay pistol area, which can also accommodate archery use. Lichty...

Rants & Raves

...about too many of our soldiers were being killed and maimed in wars should not wish to jump back into Iraq again. RIVER WATCH PARKWAY is a race-car circuit, and everyone but the would-be NASCAR drivers in Columbia County should be in the right...