Commissioners debate the future of Regency Mall

Commissioners debate the future of Regency Mall

With an overinflated asking price of $50 million, Augusta commissioners say it is time to seriously discuss their options to push the owners of the former Regency Mall site into doing something with the property or… well, get off the pot. “This mall is an ugly eyesore to the people who live in the community […]

Public housing at Regency Mall?

Public housing at Regency Mall?

It’s definitely commendable that Augusta Commissioner Bill Lockett refuses to let the former Regency Mall site fade into distant memory, but the fact is, it’s time to move on. The fate of the former shopping center in south Augusta has to be a private-sector problem. Commissioners from south Augusta can’t continue to obsess about the […]

Honoring the 0.5 Percent

Honoring the 0.5 Percent

According to demographic research published by the Pew Research Center, “only about 0.5 percent of the American population has been on active military duty at any given time.” Because of this, it is probably difficult for many Americans to comprehend the challenges that face military personnel and their families. According to a public opinion poll […]