Many residents in south Augusta were in total disbelief and disgust last week when an employee of Augusta’s utilities department actually dumped wastewater into the nearby Rocky Creek following flooding throughout a number of local neighborhoods. Several homeowners in south Augusta discovered toilet paper and other sewage particles floating down Rocky Creek during the first […]
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 […]
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 […]
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The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public’s assistance in finding suspects involved in the robbery of the Little Caesars on Tobacco Road. The following is a press release from the sheriff’s office: On 032615 at approximately 1840 hours RCSO Deputies responded [...]
Though it’s right there (you can even find places like Hephzibah and Blythe on the map), people seem to need constant reminding that south Augusta actually exists. Recently, GRU’s president, Dr. Ricardo Azziz, was taken on a tour of south Augusta and apparently found the trip eye opening. Not [...]
Some Augusta commissioners representing the county’s south side were disappointed to learn that their neighborhoods will be last on the list for the tree debris removal this week. According to the city’s interim Deputy Administrator Steve Cassell, the city’s contractor began working on the [...]