Augusta

Better access to the Augusta Canal coming soon

Better access to the Augusta Canal coming soon

For years, many local residents would automatically head to the Savannah Rapids Park near the Columbia County border in order to access the Augusta Canal’s towpath. One of the main reasons is because of all the convenient parking surrounding the headgates. But the Augusta Canal Authority is planning on making parking near the upper end […]

A fiery debate is raging at Augusta Regional Airport

A fiery debate is raging at Augusta Regional Airport

Tensions erupted this week during a debate over these two seemingly simple questions: If there is a fire at Augusta Regional Airport, who is in charge? And, if the fire alarm goes off, who should be notified? Since this past April, there has been a battle raging over who is the official “incident commander” in […]

Collins’ Music Bash was a horrific disaster

Collins’ Music Bash was a horrific disaster

Last week, the Insider warned everyone about promoter Charles Collins Jr.’s upcoming train wreck of a concert called Rock-N-Country Music Bash at the Columbia County Fairgrounds. Well, it went down worse than we could have ever expected. The financial backer who paid for the entire event allegedly lost a quarter of a million dollars. On […]