Just about everyone in the known world loves Back to the Future, but one town in Kansas may have even the most fervent fans beat. The City of Augusta has decided to officially rename itself “Hill Valley” in honor of the film’s 30th anniversary. Show More Summary
Rick McKee / Augusta Chronicle Making Sense by Michael Reagan You can tell it’s presidential election season. Once again, politicians and the mainstream media are being stupid and irresponsible. They are wasting our time on minor issues...Show More Summary
Georgia Power CEO and Georgia Chamber Board President Paul Bowers addressed Augusta business leaders earlier this week, and while talking up certain portions of the state’s educational system, lamented the fact that many prospective workers don’t have the education needed to enter the workforce. Show More Summary
According to the necn news station, calls for Maine Governor Paul LePage to be impeached are increasing. More than 100 people rallyied outside the Statehouse in Augusta, Maine on Tuesday, following allegations that the bombastic governor blackmailed a school, threatening to withdraw funding if it did not fire a political opponent: Last week, Democrat Speaker...
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Even Maine lawmakers accustomed to Gov. Paul LePage's aggressive style of politics said Thursday they were troubled by accusations that the Republican had the top Democrat in the House of Representatives removed from his new job at a school for at-risk youth by threatening to cut off funds to the institution. [...]Show More Summary
We've come a long way since Miss Augusta Ada King, Countess of Lovelace, translated Luigi Menabrea's memoir on Charles Babbage's analytical engine in 1843, which led to the first algorithm to be processed by a machine, making Ada, the...Show More Summary
NBA Finals MVP Andre Iguodala made an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live! Monday night, and revealed that he made a few deals with Golden State (...)
The Jordan Spieth train keeps a-rolling... and this time, it ran over Dustin Johnson. The Masters champion wasn't quite as steady at Chambers Bay as he'd been at Augusta, but he was good enough to outlast the field and win the 2015 U.S. Show More Summary
Manicured Augusta National and the gnarly links-style layout of Chambers Bay may be as different as southern hospitality and grunge rock but the two venues could have a common bond after Sunday -- Jordan Spieth.
A Roman Milestone from the Via Romana XVIII, which connected Bracara Augusta to Asturica Augusta. (Photo: Júlio Reis/WikiCommons CC BY-SA 3.0) In today's terms, it's hard to fathom how much of the world that the Romans once controlled. Show More Summary
A South Carolina sheriff’s deputy was charged with involuntary manslaughter after investigators said he shot his wife in the bathtub with a military-style rifle. Matthew Blakley called North Augusta police shortly after 7:30 p.m. Saturday to report that he had accidentally shot his wife and that...
Every team celebrates an NBA Finals win differently. The Miami Heat pop champagne in South Beach. The San Antonio Spurs ice their bunions and nap. Drake does whatever they do, and the world spins on. Judging by a piece published by Sports...Show More Summary
Jordan Spieth was home last week in Dallas when he slipped into his green jacket from Augusta National.
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The Augusta Civic Center in Augusta, Maine was a busy place on Thursday as AARP hosted a fraud protection forum, or “Scam Jam,” to help the elderly citizens of the region recognize internet fraud. More than 300 Mainers were in attendance. Show More Summary
Solar thermal push as coal-fired stations and associated mine to close by 2018 on demand stall.
Red Cross members help a migrant after he disembarked in the Sicilian harbour of Augusta in May Antonio Parrinello/Reuters It is a sunny morning in April 2015 on Sicily's east coast and Mount Etna is a postcard, rising from a green-blue...Show More Summary
Social media swooned Tuesday over the multi-pronged excerpt release
Earlier today, we ran an excerpt from author Shane Ryan’s new golf book. It was about the unrelenting pettiness of Augusta National Golf Club, from which even squirrels and birds can be banished for getting out of line. That post inspired commenter Clue Heywood to tell us a story about Randy Johnson scandalizing a local golf club for daring to rock a backwards hat … Read more...
The following is excerpted from Slaying the Tiger: A Year Inside the Ropes on the New PGA Tour. Read more...