Pizza and Beer

Pizza and Beer

When Shawn Ledford opened Mellow Mushroom in Augusta, it was all about pizza and beer. In fact, Ledford often found himself in the kitchen helping out. “When I opened downtown, I was in that kitchen cooking, cooking, cooking, all the time. And I did even in Evans,” Ledford said. “And now, it’s just… you get […]

A Ball of a Fundraiser for the Augusta Players

A Ball of a Fundraiser for the Augusta Players

Holiday traditions of the CSRA? Among the many parades and tree lightings sits “A Christmas Carol, the Musical,” performed annually by the Augusta Players. Performing two shows over the course of a single weekend, the Augusta Players lead members of the audience through the transformation of Ebenezer Scrooge — a miser who endures life in […]

CCCS Christmas concert features a new face

CCCS Christmas concert features a new face

Brandon Ball didn’t develop a love of singing until high school. Even then, if it weren’t for the teachers who also served as his mentors, he might not be where he is today. “I graduated from Butler High School here in Augusta and I studied there with Ladell Fortune. I didn’t really gain the love […]