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Get fit, in three years or less?

Get fit, in three years or less?

Everyone has been applauding Richmond County Sheriff Richard Roundtree’s new Total Fitness Program that plans to promote a healthier, more physically fit sheriff’s office beginning next year. Who doesn’t want healthier sheriff’s deputies? One place to start could be barring them from smoking while on duty or working specials. There were so many deputies smoking […]

The Augusta Commission’s take on being “corporate friendly”

The Augusta Commission’s take on being “corporate friendly”

Everyone in Augusta seems thrilled over the fact that Cabela’s, the new 42,000-square-foot store featuring hunting, fishing and outdoor gear, is headed to the Village at Riverwatch next spring. In order to help pump up people’s knowledge of the new store, representatives of Cabela’s apparently requested that the city rename part of Alexander Drive to […]

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 […]