Augusta residents have a chance to tell city leaders how they think federal housing funds should be used to improve the community.
The city and The Greater Augusta Arts Council unveiled the public art mural on Rosa T. Beard Memorial Bridge at the 15th Street Overpass at Wrighstboro Road on Friday.
A number of notable people with ties to the Augusta area died in 2013.
Anthony King, a community activist who mentors about 25 teens, doesn't want Sheriff Richard Roundtree to halt a firearms auction. But he'd like the proceeds to benefit educational programs on proper gun use, gun dangers and the lasting effects of gun deaths.
If two of the most hated agencies in the federal system are able to articulate a regulatory policy that protects the environment and does not damage our fragile economy, they will indeed be charting new waters.
You have to wonder why the government gets into customer service in the first place.
The interim study offers the opportunity for a grand convergence of science and politics.
Timing is everything, and so far city Administrator Fred Russell's timing has been fortuitous. If at least six Augusta Commission members got mad at him at the same time, he'd be out of a job.
Nearly one-third of Cherry Tree Crossing families have vacated the public housing project as the Augusta Housing Authority finishes its required notification period and mandatory move-outs begin.
About 340 people attended Augusta's Stand Down for Homelessness resource fair on Friday at the Salvation Army Center of Hope.