Stacey Eidson



Marijuana Possession in the Peach State

Marijuana Possession in the Peach State

As soon as state Sen. Harold Jones II announced his proposed bill to eliminate felony marijuana possession charges in Georgia, many people immediately jumped to the wrong conclusion. Despite what some people may think, Jones isn’t looking to legalize marijuana in the Peach State. He is simply trying to prevent lives from being destroyed as […]

Living in America

Living in America

Almost four decades after receiving his first Golden Globe nomination for the original Rocky film released in 1976, actor Sylvester Stallone is once again nominated for his supporting role in the latest Rocky sequel, Creed. Many long-time fans of Stallone are anxiously waiting to see whether he will receive the Golden Globe during this weekend’s awards […]

Life in a Fishbowl

Life in a Fishbowl

When Augusta Mayor Hardie Davis took over the top spot in Augusta-Richmond County about a year ago, he now admits that he didn’t completely anticipate all of the challenges that came with the position. “This is probably the most difficult job I’ve ever had,” Davis said, sitting in his office on the second floor of […]

Home for the Holidays

Home for the Holidays

Those eyes. As soon as you walk into Augusta Animal Services at 4164 Mack Lane, you can’t help but fall in love with so many amazing dogs and cats waiting and hoping for a forever home. These sweet little animals are watching every move you make. They are hoping to catch your eye, warm your […]

Ho-Ho-Hoax

Ho-Ho-Hoax

Over the past few months, users of Facebook may have frequently seen posts from friends and acquaintances about a fun, new holiday game of sorts called Secret Sister Gift Exchange. The Facebook posts claim that participants who buy a gift of $10 or more and send it to a “secret sister” will receive 36 gifts […]

‘Tis the Season for Catering

‘Tis the Season for Catering

Ever since he was a small child, Robert Williams has loved cooking for people. “I have literally enjoyed cooking for as long as I can remember,” says Williams, owner of Roux’s Catering in downtown Augusta. “It has been very much a part of my life from early, early on. I can remember being as young […]

Uber-mania

Uber-mania

Even before the trendy ride-sharing company Uber was officially launched in Augusta more than eight months ago, Rob Noel was already sold on the service. In fact, he immediately wanted to be a part of the company. “I had heard about Uber from traveling to other cities and using the service while out and about,” […]

Southern Thanksgiving

Southern Thanksgiving

As most Southerners pull up to the table this Thanksgiving and bless the food with friends and family, chances are there will be at least one dish that features one of these most beloved ingredients of the South: mayonnaise, JELL-O, Cool Whip, mini marshmallows or Velveeta cheese. Southerners love to toss everything in Duke’s mayo, […]

The Face Off in Columbia County

The Face Off in Columbia County

The two candidates facing off in the District 3 race in Columbia County could not be more different. On one side there is Gary Richardson, owner of the Sparkle Express Car Wash, who has lived in Columbia County for more than 20 years and knows just about everyone in town. Then, there is retired U.S. […]

What Happens in Vegas…

What Happens in Vegas…

They always say, “What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas.” But for former House District 122 candidate Joe Mullins, he’s not that lucky. Two days after receiving only 15 percent of the votes cast in Columbia County’s House race, Mullins jumped on a plane headed to Las Vegas. The purpose of the trip was to […]