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Billy Morris strikes back at Kinder Morgan

Billy Morris strikes back at Kinder Morgan

The Texas-based energy company Kinder Morgan definitely knows how to get under the skin of William S. Morris III, the owner and publisher of The Augusta Chronicle. Allen Fore, the vice president of public affairs for Kinder Morgan, told the Los Angeles Times this year that there was a specific reason why there was so much resistance to […]

Scuttle’s Island is still a mystery

Scuttle’s Island is still a mystery

A few days after the Metro Spirit had a cover story questioning whether or not Scuttle’s Island Water Park was actually going to be built in North Augusta, The Augusta Chronicle published its own story about the debate. Like almost every article written about Scuttle’s Island Water Park, it raised more questions than answers. The article said […]

Paine College is suffering serious pains

Paine College is suffering serious pains

This week, Paine College launched its “Build it Back: Rally to Save Paine College Campaign” promising to get the university back on track after it was recently unable to make its scheduled payroll for some employees. It was grim news for Augusta’s historically African-American college. Over the past few years, Paine College has financially stumbled […]