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GRU treating students like dogs

GRU treating students like dogs

By now, most people have heard about the allegations against Georgia Regents University by the Humane Society of the United States. After a three-month long undercover investigation by the animal rights advocacy group, the Humane Society claims that GRU performed painful and unnecessary dental experiments on dogs in its research labs. The experiments apparently included […]

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 […]

New election brings old debate over the mayor’s power

New election brings old debate over the mayor’s power

With Augustans preparing to select a new mayor next year, one debate that has already begun to rear its ugly head is the discussion over the mayor’s limited powers. Those candidates who have announced their intentions to run for the city’s top seat — including Augusta commissioners Alvin Mason and Joe Jackson, state Sen. Hardie […]