Donnie Smith Cries A River

Donnie Smith Cries A River

For the past few months, Augusta Commissioner Donnie Smith seems to be having a hard time keeping it together. Almost every other meeting Smith has been getting teary-eyed over issues coming before the commission. It appeared to have all started in early June, when commissioners began discussing the extremely high kill rate at Augusta Animal […]

Metro Spirit Celebrates 25 Years

Metro Spirit Celebrates 25 Years

When the Metro Spirit opened its doors 25 years ago, Augusta was an entirely different place. When it came to the news, Augusta was a rip-and-read company town, and what the daily published each morning was spread across the airwaves for the rest of the day. For many, the daily alone decided what was news and […]

It’s About Time

It’s About Time

At the beginning of July, the Insider noted that 541 days after consolidation, the sign in front of Christenberry Fieldhouse continued to say Augusta State University. A subsequent email from GRU media relations stated that construction for the new monument sign was slated to begin in September and should be completed by the end of […]