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THIS WEEKWEDNESDAY: Columbia County Chamber of Commerce Luncheon; 11:30 a.m.; Savannah Rapids Pavilion, 3300 Evans to Locks Road, Evans; $25 for members, $35 for nonmembers; (706) 651-0018UPCOMINGAUG. 5: Augusta Metro Chamber...

Georgia baseball coach Scott Stricklin touts importance of Little League game

...is off the charts."Stricklin was the guest speaker for the Martinez-Evans Little League banquet Friday at Savannah Rapids Pavilion.The program is playing host to the Georgia Senior League State Championship on Saturday and Sunday. The tournament...

Kayakers eager to share love of paddling

...isn't the only kayak renter in the area. There are several, including Savannah Rapids Kayak Rentals near Savannah Rapids Pavilion, (706) 832-5323, and Broadway Tackle, 1730 Broad St. (706) 738-8848 or broadwaytackle.com.

Georgia Southern coaches meet with Augusta supporters

...Southern athletic director Tom Kleinlein and football coach Willie Fritz headlined the event, which took place at Savannah Rapids Pavilion."It's great to be in Augusta," Fritz said. "Over the years, Georgia Southern's had a lot of great...

High gas prices in metro Augusta leads to more cyclists

...be spent at the gas pump.Lambert and her husband, Nevin, drive from their Evans home each morning to the Savannah Rapids Pavilion where they cycle nearly seven miles down the Augusta Canal towpath and another mile through Harrisburg. The Lamberts...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Weekend is full of bluegrass, blues and country music

...blindwillie.com.? The third annual Metro Spirit River Jam is set for noon to 6 p.m. Saturday, May 10, at Savannah Rapids Pavilion off Stevens Creek Road. Admission is $3 to see bluegrass music groups all afternoon.? Bill Anderson is...

Columbia County polling places

...School, 313 Baston Road, Martinez105 Stevens Creek Elementary School, 3870 Evans to Locks Road, Martinez106 Savannah Rapids Pavilion, 3300 Evans To Locks Road, Martinez107 Gospel Water Branch Baptist Church, 703 Furys Ferry Road, Evans108...

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UPCOMINGMAY 8: Columbia County Chamber of Commerce Post Legislative Breakfast; 7:30 a.m.; Savannah Rapids Pavilion, 3300 Evans to Locks Road, Evans; free for members, $20 for nonmembers; (706) 651-0018MAY 8: Augusta...


...Detroit. MeetingEagles caravan to visit AugustaThe Georgia Southern Athletics Coaches Caravan will make a stop at Savannah Rapids Pavilion at 6 p.m. Friday.Football coach Willie Fritz, athletic director Tom Kleinlein and several other coaches...

Pavey: Problems lead to closure of popular landing

...Columbia County.In July 2013, the Augusta Utilities Department chained off and closed a dirt launch area below Savannah Rapids Pavilion that allowed boats to reach the section of the river above the headgates and diversion dam, and below Stevens...