Pop Rocks: Westobou offerings appeal nicely to different audiences

...personality Ira Glass, a concert by soul legend Al Green and last year's initial partnership with the Greater Augusta Sports Council for the Color Run.This year it will be a celebration of ? and, happily, with ? an authentic Hollywood legend...

South Carolina's Mike Davis has early exit

...Kaser earned All-America honors with an average of 47.4 yards with 17 punts of 50 yards or more. He also forced 14 fair catches.Kaser is on the 25-player watch list for the award, which is presented by the Augusta Sports Council.

Ray Guy Award was boost for punter, Augusta Sports Council

...football conversations. The Augusta Sports Council, meanwhile, was looking for...Award was created in 2000 by the sports council with Guy's blessing. The award...award had been created, and the sports council began making plans for a banquet...


...RunningPrize money set for GRU eventThe Augusta Sports Council's GRU Augusta Half Marathon will offer prize money...athletes who are honored and nominated at the Augusta Sports Council's annual Greater Augusta Medals for Excellence in...

Augusta area represented at Canton for Ray Guy's Hall of Fame induction

...from Thomson were in attendance, along with several people from Augusta, including representatives from the Augusta Sports Council past and present.Guy was voted into the hall as a senior committee nominee in February. On Saturday night, he...


...Newman Tennis Center.The event is sponsored by the Central Savannah River Area Tennis Association, the Augusta Sports Council and the Augusta Recreation, Parks and Facilities Depart ment. Auto RacingAugustan earns runner-up finishAugusta...


...Boxing Club, was canceled by the event owner, Lando Sports Promotions, according to a press release from the Augusta Sports Council. RowingDecorated rower among the deadKarlijn Keijzer, a member of Indiana University's Varsity 8 boat in 2011...

Visitor spending in August expected at $1.8 million

...draw nearly $1.8 million in visitor spending next month.The Augusta Convention & Visitors Bureau and Augusta Sports Council said Thursday that visitors attending meetings, reunions and events in August will generate at least $1.78 million...

Visitor spending in Augusta expected at about $8 million for July

...to the city next month, according to a report released by the Augusta Convention & Visitors Bureau and the Augusta Sports Council.The Nike Peach Jam, from July 15-21, and the Nike Girls' Basketball Nationals, from July 25-31, are expected...

Sports Council, Columbia County make new deal

...athlete and the Greater Augusta Sports Council as one of its agents. In a nutshell...funding from Columbia County to the sports council, which will use the money to...the executive director of the sports council. "It basically states we will...