Turn Back The Block receives $10,000 donation

Turn Back The Block receives $10,000 donation

Friends With Benefits Fund, the production and promotion company that brought The Major Rager to downtown Augusta during Masters Week, has donated $10,000 to the Turn Back The Block initiative in the Harrisburg neighborhood. “We really want to have a direct impact on the community,” said George Claussen, founder of Friends With Benefits Fund. “We […]

Joey Brush killed in motorcycle accident

Joey Brush killed in motorcycle accident

Former state Sen. Joey Brush was killed in a motorcycle accident this morning in Columbia County, according to the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office. Brush, 59, died from his injuries following the accident that occurred on Columbia Road near Louisville Road. The other driver was at fault. The former state senator, who spent more than 10 […]

Mr. Positive

Mr. Positive

Some people see the ever-present smile on his face and believe newly elected Augusta Commissioner Sean Frantom is too good to be true. No one is that happy. He can’t possibly be genuine. “I think people sometimes believe that I have this agenda and I’m fake because I’m just so positive,” Frantom said, chuckling. “But […]