AJC Uncovers Doctor’s Sex Abuse in Augusta

AJC Uncovers Doctor’s Sex Abuse in Augusta

This past week, The Atlanta Journal Constitution did an incredible investigative series about doctors and sex abuse cases across this entire country. What these journalists, led by reporters Ariel Hart, Danny Robbins and Carrie Teegardin, discovered was deeply disturbing. In Georgia, they focused on a case involving an Augusta physician named Dr. William Almon who served […]

The Failing Grade

The Failing Grade

There is no doubt that the stigma of having almost 20 public schools labeled as “chronically failing” has hurt Richmond County. Over the past decade, new residents moving into the area with school-age children have flooded into surrounding counties rather than gambling on their child’s future with the Richmond County school system. But Augusta is […]

More than Fireworks at the Riverwalk

More than Fireworks at the Riverwalk

The last thing downtown Augusta wanted to hear following the Fourth of July fireworks was gunfire ring out along the Riverwalk. But that’s what happened. According to the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office, two men apparently began arguing and both individuals pulled out guns and began firing next to the Unisys building at Seventh Street and […]