Augusta Welcome Center shutting down Nov. 9 for construction

...starting next Monday, Augusta's Welcome Center off Interstate 20 will close for...stated.The entrance ramp at the Welcome Center will be barricaded during this...traffic stream, reflecting that the Welcome Center is closed for a remodel.

Local VA keeps improving

...assistance, please encourage them to enroll for VA health care by visiting one of our facilities or by contacting our Welcome Center directly at (706) 823-2240.Our veterans served, and it is now our privilege to serve them.(The writer is...

Car cruise-in to return to Edgefield

...Cemetery Association will host a fundraiser spaghetti dinner from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Tompkins Library Welcome Center on the Square. Dinners cost $10 and will be served in the Lynch Building, attached to the Tompkins Library. Walk-ins...

Gift rules for state employees mostly ignored, observers say

...Coca-Cola with $85,000, mostly in drinks for various events or made available for visitors to state agencies and welcome centers but no gifts to individuals.Two years ago, the Legis la ture reacted to public demands for gift limits on what lawmakers...

Upgrades coming for Georgia welcome center in Augusta

...the state line.The state's welcome centers, including Augusta's, are...a bit.'"Georgia has nine welcome centers at gateways to the state and...month on a new $10.2 million welcome center near Savannah, while the others...

Monitor border speeders

...you slow down as you should, you could get rear-ended very easily. Install a camera and have it monitored at the welcome centers on both sides of the Augusta Canal and Savannah River. Surely there is someone in our government smart enough to...

Georgia eyes new Savannah River bridge, but wreck count low, officials say

...S.C., was found about 300 yards downstream.A motorcycle crash Dec. 27 just off the bridge near the Georgia Welcome Center was also fatal. Joseph Cole, 52, of North Augusta, died Jan. 3.Don Grantham, the chairman of the Georgia State...

I-20 crashes slowing traffic

...During that time, crews would close one lane of traffic from mile marker .05 in South Carolina to the Georgia Welcome Center.Those repairs, however, came to a standstill Wednesday when the South Carolina Highway Patrol was called around...

Savannah River bridge delays expected on I-20

...one lane of the interstate over the Savannah River Bridge from mile marker 0.5 in South Carolina to the Georgia Welcome Center.Repairs will take place between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. each day until completion, which is expected on Thursday...

Georgia welcome centers to get facelift

...pay for renovating Georgia's welcome centers and rest areas.The Department...enhance the appearance of the nine welcome centers and 17 rest areas that dot the...vending machines and maps, and the welcome centers offer tourist information and...