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Hardie Davis’ tweet attracts attention

Hardie Davis’ tweet attracts attention

As violence erupted a few months ago in Ferguson, Mo., just days after Officer Darren Wilson shot and killed Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager, The Insider pointed out that Mayor-Elect Hardie Davis made a bold tweet. “6 bullets in an 18 year olds body, 2 in the head: “He was doing his job”,#Ferguson#unbelievable#HandsUpDontShoot,” tweeted […]

A New Beginning

A New Beginning

When construction began on the 106-unit CanalSide apartment building in September, it seemed like a quiet, if slightly unusual milestone for downtown Augusta. Quiet because it was treated by many as just another apartment building; unusual because it somewhat expanded the notion of the downtown. The apartments, which the Charlotte-based developer has said will go […]

True Colors

True Colors

You know all the self-congratulatory backslapping that goes on among some elected officials when it comes to how progressive Augusta is? How forward thinking? Well, in spite of the fact that we’re about to host our second TEDx program and have coaxed some big companies to come our way, a national organization is crying BS. […]