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Metro’s Best Winners 2015

Metro’s Best Winners 2015

Pick a category to see the winners! Arts and Entertainment Drinks Food Health and Fitness Services Shopping Worship and Community Congratulations to all the winners for being voted Metro’s Best! You should be proud. Thank you to all who voted!    

Hood-winked

Hood-winked

In the 20 years that Athens’ Drive-By Truckers have been in existence, they’ve seen almost the same number of band members come and go. And that’s almost the same as the number of studio albums, live albums, compilations, collaborations and solo albums from Patterson Hood combined. These day, the Truckers have settled down a bit, […]

Woman charged after infant dies in hot car

Woman charged after infant dies in hot car

Latoya Louise Bell, 31, has been charged with murder and cruelty to children in the second degree following the death of an infant that she left in a hot car. The 8-month-old little girl was discovered by family members on Sunday strapped in her car seat inside a vehicle with the door open along the […]

Bomb Squad has training next week

Bomb Squad has training next week

The Richmond County Bomb Squad will be conducting explosives training from Sept. 21 – 25 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. According to a press release from the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office, this training will be at the sheriff’s training range on Greenland Road, which is south of the landfill on Dean’s Bridge Road. During this time […]

It’s Fall

It’s Fall

Let’s face it: while we look back fondly at days on the lake and trips to the beach, no one in Augusta and the surrounding areas is going to miss the 100-degree heat that we endured through much of July and August. And it may be silly that we’re all reaching for boots and scarfs […]

Coming Soon

Coming Soon

Oktoberfest Fort Gordon’s Barton Field Thursday-Sunday, October 1-4 fortgordon.com One of the biggest yearly events held on post is Oktoberfest and, if you haven’t been, you’re missing out. The event starts with a carnival on Thursday night, and that carnival keeps going until the end of the festival on Sunday. But the party really starts […]