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Columbia County has got it all backwards

Columbia County has got it all backwards

This week’s cover story talks about two different massage parlors in Columbia County — Gold Spa and King’s Spa — that were recently busted on sex-related charges involving prostitution. While the arrest of these four female employees from these Asian spas might not have surprised too many local citizens, it is still mind-boggling to some […]

Will Bob Young be part of the Trump administration?

Will Bob Young be part of the Trump administration?

There has been a rumor floating around town the past few days that former Augusta Mayor Bob Young may soon be rewarded for his hard work in helping to get President-elect Donald Trump into the White House. Not too shabby, Bob. Most people will remember back in 2005 when Young left his role as mayor […]

The Name Game Gets Tough in Augusta

The Name Game Gets Tough in Augusta

When Augusta Commissioner Ben Hasan suggested to his colleagues this week that the former downtown library, soon-to-be-public defender’s office, should be renamed in honor of former Augusta Commissioner and interim mayor Willie Mays, it got some attention. But then when it was also proposed that the Diamond Lakes Regional Park community center should be renamed […]