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Heery Walking a High Wire

Heery Walking a High Wire

As faces grow redder over the bungling of the $40 million Municipal Center renovations, a lot of attention is being paid to Heery International, the company paid by the city to oversee the Municipal Building renovations as well as all the big-ticket SPLOST projects. It’s not the kind of attention any company likes to receive. […]

Regency Mall owners really want $50 million?

Regency Mall owners really want $50 million?

In its heyday, Regency Mall was heralded as a unique shopping experience, unparalleled by anything in the surrounding area. In fact, the mall, built by shopping center magnate Edward J. DeBartolo, was billed as the largest in Georgia at the time it opened its doors in 1978. Today, however, it stands as an empty, beige […]

Where is former Augusta Fire Chief Ronnie Few today?

Where is former Augusta Fire Chief Ronnie Few today?

The last time most Augustans heard from former Fire Chief Ronnie Few it was during his unsuccessful run for mayor against incumbent Deke Copenhaver back in 2006. Coming in a distant second with only 18 percent of the vote, Few simply vanished from the Garden City. Who could blame him? His time in Augusta wasn’t […]