A Birthday and a Funeral

A Birthday and a Funeral

We celebrated a birthday this past weekend in the Fisher household. Our youngest, No. 4, turned 8 on Sunday. 8! Man how time flies! My kids’ birthdays can be a little on the stressful side. There’s the “they’re another year older, where does the time go?” stress. There’s also the stress of getting the gift, […]

The Arena of Possibilities

The Arena of Possibilities

On a regular basis, customers eating lunch at Fat Man’s Mill Cafe on Greene Street will walk up to its owner, Brad Usry, and share with him their review of the latest event at the James Brown Arena. Whether it was a Widespread Panic concert, an exhibition game by the Harlem Globetrotters or a live […]

If You Don’t Tell the Story, I Damn Sure Will!

If You Don’t Tell the Story, I Damn Sure Will!

I’ve been doing the talk show thing for more than 24 years here in the Augusta metro, and you would think some of these knuckleheads in charge of some of our political subdivisions and agencies would get the message. If a criminal event, scandal or an episode involving a threat to public peace and or […]