Regency Mall

The Misery of Regency Mall

The Misery of Regency Mall

Long concrete barriers now block the wide and once-welcoming entrances into south Augusta’s former Regency Mall. The more than 800,000-square-foot facility off Gordon Highway and Deans Bridge Road is now literally a shell of its former self. The towering light poles surrounding the mall have long ago rusted. Many of the letters from the former […]

Time to Move Beyond Regency Mall

Time to Move Beyond Regency Mall

Almost every year for the past 20 years, the subject of the former site of Regency Mall rears its ugly head. This year is no exception. Before Augusta Commissioner Bill Lockett leaves office at the end of this year, he is attempting to make one final stab at trying to turn that vacant piece of […]

Does South Augusta really suck?

Does South Augusta really suck?

With all of this talk about what to do with the former Regency Mall site and how development of the property could transform south Augusta, it reminded us of a feature story that ran in the summer of 2000. This story, which was entitled, “Does South Augusta really suck?” asked many of the same questions […]