Around the block

...required for lunch and may be made at www.TuesdaysMusicLive.com, or by calling (706) 722-3463. Walton Foundation for Independence is accepting applications for Winter Weekend, which will be held Feb. 5-7 at Camp Twin Lakes in Rutledge...

Group surprises Aiken boy with adaptive bike

The $800 adaptive bicycle given to 10-year-old Keyshawn Priester was a surprise from the Augusta Ambucs AmTryke program through a grant from the Walton Foundation for Independence.

Around the block

Walton Foundation for Independence is accepting applications for Winter Weekend, which will be held Feb. 5-7 at Camp Twin Lakes in Rutledge, Ga.The weekend...

Small hope can lead to big independence

It doesn't sound like much, does it? But when you're living with a disability, it means the world.

Disability rights have become civil rights

...of Walton Options for Independent Living. The nonprofit recently played host to CSRA events recognizing the 25th anniversary of the Americans With Disabilities Act, sponsored by the Walton Foundation for Independence and others.)

Upcoming calendar

...20, First Tee of Augusta; ages 13-18 with physical disabilities invited to demonstration presented by Walton Foundation for Independence; featuring a variety of stations where children can learn about putting, driving and wedging; arts and...

Area Announcements

...full-day camp. More information: contact Jack O'Keefe at (706) 373-8403.Miscellaneous? The Walton Foundation for Independence will hold a free junior adaptive golf demonstration on June 20 from 10 a.m.-noon at the First Tee of...

For some, adaptive golf is good body, mind therapy

...distance.Although the technique might be a debatable approach among coaches and trainers, the effects of the Walton Foundation for Independence's Adaptive Golf Clinic on the disabled Navy veteran cannot be questioned.In only one year of free instruction...

Vickie Crenshaw

...A memorial service will follow at 2pm. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Harrison Heights/Walton Foundation For Independence, 3648 Walton Way Ext., Augusta, GA 30909.


In Rome, Ga., Aramis Garcia hit his first home run of the season and Matt Gage earned his first win of the season as the Augusta GreenJackets beat the Rome Braves 5-3 on Thursday.