Rants & Raves

It is so frustrating to stand in a checkout line and watch the first person in the line wait until the cashier tells them what they owe before they start looking for the means to pay. Do they think it is going to be free?

Patricia Wiseman

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Patricia (Pat) Hinkle Wiseman, 84, of Augusta, passed away peacefully on May 12, 2014, at her residence after a long and courageous battle with leukemia and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. A memorial service will be held today at 11:00 A.M.

Youthful South Carolina women have bright basketball future

...SEC Player of the Year Tiffany Mitchell, All-SEC player Aleighsa Welch and the league's freshman and sixth-woman of the year Alaina Coates.Staley's also got what might be her strongest recruiting class coming in featuring McDonald's...

Suzanne Shapiro

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Suzanne Lee Sinsheimer Shapiro passed away on Friday, April, 25, 2014 at her home. A native of Washington, D.C., she attended schools in Richmond County from grades 2 through 12 having graduated in 1959 from the Academy of Richmond

Frances Gattis

JACKSON, S.C. - Funeral Services for Mrs. Frances Elizabeth Willard Farris Gattis, 98, of Jackson, SC, who was welcomed into the arms of our Lord March 9, 2014, will be conducted Wednesday morning at 11 o'clock from Bethel United Methodist Church.

Agnes Filpus

EVANS, Ga. - Mrs. Agnes A. Filpus, 86, beloved wife of 63 years of Uno Filpus, entered into rest on Thursday, September 26, 2013 at Westwood Nursing Facility. Mrs. Filpus was a Michigan native. Before moving to Evans in 1990, she was "professional

Fundraiser chooses Man and Woman of the Year

...Lymphoma Society's Man and Woman of the Year campaign is personal."When...Society funds through the Man and Woman of the Year and other fundraisers such as...information about the Man and Woman of the Year, visit www.mwoy.org/ga...

Man and Woman of the Year named by Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

...Montarbo and Jennifer Her bert were named Man and Woman of the Year by the Leukemia and Lym phoma Society's Augusta...Montarbo and Herbert will compete in the national Man and Woman of the Year contest.

Sheros awarded for excellence

...Donna Adams-Pickett of the Augusta Women's Health and Wellness Center served as guest speaker and was named Woman of the Year."It is the sheroic efforts that has kept the entire world together," Adams-Pickett said. "To appreciate the...


...30 p.m. Thursday, May 2, The Country Club Dance Hall and Saloon; benefits Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Man & Woman of the Year Campaign; $10; www.lls.org, augustacountry.comMUSIC CONCERT: 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 2, Congregation...