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.)

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.

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...


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...

Shopgirl: TV lovers can enjoy HBO without cable subscription with HBO Now

...Check it out at order.hbonow.com.WHAT'S TRENDY: One of the best local fundraisers each year is Walton Foundation for Independence's Undercover Artists Show.Artists, community leaders and local personalities submit art to the silent...

The Artside: Hear Hartough speak about golf art

...festival.Visit artfieldssc.org. COMING UP: ? The ninth annual Undercover Artists show to benefit the Walton Foundation for Independence will be April 16 at Julian Smith Casino. This year's event has a Hollywood theme and promises "A Night...