Shooting on Gordon Highway captures public’s attention

Shooting on Gordon Highway captures public’s attention

Over the past week, there has been a lot of attention given to a shooting that occurred on Gordon Highway at Old Savannah Road involving what is being described as a “late-night road rage” incident. The shooting included two men in their 20s, two pickup trucks and six shots that were fired from a moving […]

Who will be elected to Judge Overstreet’s seat?

Who will be elected to Judge Overstreet’s seat?

Augusta Superior Court Judge Carlisle Overstreet surprised the community this week by announcing that he does not plan to seek re-election this year. Those familiar with Overstreet know that he is the longest-serving local Superior Court judge and is an extremely well-respected judge throughout the CSRA. Of course, some may hear the occasional complaint that […]

Interfaith celebration honors King’s legacy

Interfaith celebration honors King’s legacy

When Dr. Cornel West spoke last year at Augusta’s Interfaith Service of Celebration honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., he commended the Progressive Religious Coalition of Augusta for organizing such a special worship service each year. “No one does anything like this,” West told hundreds of people gathered at the Gilbert-Lambuth Chapel on the campus […]