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...

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.

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...


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.

Run to be held in artist's honor

...fragments, horse bones, petrified wood, religious figurines, sea shells and sand dollars.In her memory, Walton Foundation for Independence will hold the 5K Run With Art on Saturday in downtown Augusta. Engler was a longtime supporter of the foundation's...

The Artside: Hear artists explain work, bid on art at week's events

...musicians beginning at 11 a.m. in the museum auditorium. THE UNDERCOVER Artists event to benefit the Walton Foundation for Independence will begin Thursday at 7 p.m. at Julian Smith Casino. Now in its ninth year, the show offers for silent...