Judy Harkins

...Harkins, 66, who entered into Heaven January 29, 2015, will be conducted Sunday afternoon at 3 o'clock in the Flowing Wells Worship Center. Pastor Tony Rhodes officiating. Mrs. Harkins was a life-long resident of Augusta who enjoyed gardening...

Employee stole wedding gifts, police say

MACON, Ga. - After their wedding last fall, Cheryl and Jay Malone opened what they assumed was a box of cards, well-wishes from guests. They had told people not to buy them gifts. And from the looks of what was in the box - four cards from...

Serena Williams takes Australian Open

...said. "I was very disappointed, because Maria was playing so well. I thought she's going to try to hit a winner now. She's...had one of her most consistent matches in the tournament. As well as the aces, she won 37 of the 44 points when she got her first...

Diverse class inducted into NASCAR Hall of Fame

...Southern-based stock car racing.One came from the North Georgia Mountains with a boyish smile and a passion for speed that was, well, awesome.One prided himself as a masterful mechanic and driver, not realizing how much he helped break through social and...

Serena Williams wins 6th Australian, 19th major title

...did it, only to hear let. I was like, 'OK Serena!'" she said. "I was very disappointed, because Maria was playing so well. I thought she's going to try to hit a winner now. She's goes for broke on match point."Top-ranked Williams took a...

Bayvale students get weekend meals from BackPack program

...responsibility.""Whenever students receive these bags, they get to decide when to eat. They have to prepare some of it as well," Nixon said. "It helps them learn to hold instant gratification. Plus, it gives their moms a bit of a break."But most...

Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray to square off in Australian Open final

...morning," said Williams, who has won 15 in a row against Sharapova, has won all five Australian Open finals she has contested and is chasing a 19th major title.She was feeling well enough to return to the practice court in the afternoon.

Restaurateurs in metro Augusta find challenges in market

...ventured into opening Kitchen 1454 about three years ago."Cooking is the easy part," he said. "And, just because you cook well doesn't necessarily mean you can run a successful restaurant."Clay said that market research, extensive employee training...

South Carolina judge orders journalist to tell how she obtained diary of James Brown's widow

...been married to someone else, making Hynie's first marriage void. The judge also pointed out while Brown filed annulment papers against Hynie, he stopped pushing to have the marriage voided well before he died. The couple had one child.

Area churches send Scriptures around the world via Seedline

...is getting the word of God out around the world," she said. "Because it says, 'Go ye into all the world and preach.' Well, I'm not the whole world and I'm not on the World Wide Web. I'm not a computer person at all. Here, this is going around...