Locals bring tailgating downtown for annual Border Bash

...restricted to the Classic City.In a grass field between Reynolds Street and Augusta Riverwalk, Ben Strickland owns one of nine RVs that have been preparing for the SEC clash since Wednesday."We love tailgating, but we also want our money to stay local...

RV owners like comfort and camaraderie

...number of Americans who are taking to the open road and purchasing RVs to get the most out of the experience, according to the Recreational...RVIA president Richard Coon in a news release from the RVIA. "RVs provide families with the ability to take whatever kind of vacation...

Rants & Raves

Comments from readers: THE RANT ABOUT the RVs in Blythe: The laws have been on the books for years. The current mayor is just starting to enforce them. He is not picking...

RV's selling at rapid rate

...lives behind for long weekends to remote locations in their new RVs. The recreation vehicle -- a vacation home on wheels -- is...guzzler, he said. Sometimes seen as a vehicle for seniors, RVs are being bought by younger people than in the past, ownership...

Drivers see gas prices fall ahead of holiday weekend

There is good news at the gas pump as Americans get ready to fill their cars, RVs and boats for the Labor Day weekend.The national average price for gasoline has been falling steadily this month, reaching about...

Business briefs

...Recreational Vehicle dealership in New Ellenton, was honored recently by Coachmen RV Co. for $1 million worth of Coachmen RVs purchased by the dealership during the year. Trotter Builders Inc. in Martinez recently was awarded a Jewell Building Systems...

Drivers turn to Twitter during rain delay at Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - In the days before social media, drivers would pass the time during rain delays sleeping in their RVs or playing poker with each other, crew members and even the media.Now, many of them Tweet ? a lot.One thing that sent...

Business briefs

...Vehicle dealership in New Ellenton, has been honored by Coachmen RV Company for purchasing one million dollars worth of Coachman RVs during the year. Trojan Labor Services of Augusta has announced the Grand Opening of its second location at 443 Broad Street...

Maine attractions

...should be," it's a state full of spectacular scenery, pure air and endless hordes of tourist-laden minivans, SUVs and RVs, their occupants intent on finding the perfect Kodak moment, fried seafood and, if possible, a public bathroom in the next...

Life & style
Blasts plans for Elijah Clark Park

...shore as it becomes cluttered with golf courses, hotels, conference centers, water parks, and country clubs -- driving out RVs and tents. The entire flavor of the bluegrass festival will change. It will no longer be a special country event. The wilderness...

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