President Lindsey Graham? Get real.

President Lindsey Graham? Get real.

While former presidential candidate Mitt Romney announced this week that he has decided not to run in the 2016 election, many residents of the Palmetto State couldn’t help but snicker at the news that S.C. Sen. Lindsey Graham thinks he may have a shot at the White House. “What I’m looking at is, is there […]

Old vs. New

Old vs. New

Almost 40 years ago, the James Brown Arena started out as part of a larger vision to invigorate Augusta’s faltering downtown district. Back in 1973, the Augusta-Richmond County Coliseum Authority first asked Chinese-born architect I.M. Pei’s New York firm to perform the design work and site selection for a new civic center. While Pei is […]

What’s the value of a free ticket?

What’s the value of a free ticket?

Many local residents were shocked last week when they heard at least one Columbia County commissioner was apparently upset because he had not been given any free tickets to this past weekend’s Merle Haggard show at the Columbia County Exhibition Center. That was bad enough. But when citizens learned commissioners are also considering changing the […]