Go West – Business is Booming in Appling

Go West – Business is Booming in Appling

By Abbigail Remkus | Photos by Hailea Boykin   Projects nearing completion and coming to life in Columbia County have run the gamut from a state-of-the-art performing arts center, to parks, retail and new-home construction. Now, an industrial wave is moving west up...
Saved

Saved

Plans to renovate iconic church building spur community support By Abbigail Remkus | Photo by Amy J. Owen  To drive through Augusta’s historic downtown district is to take a step back in time. For many Augusta natives, like Virginia Beck Berry, one iconic downtown...
Coming Full Circle

Coming Full Circle

By Abbey Remkus     The year was 1967, and love was blooming in The Garden City. It was the stuff of novels, as the saying goes — a young man and woman met, fell in love and lived happily ever after.    Camille Wright might not have realized she was starting...
Stealing the Show

Stealing the Show

By Abbey Remkus Columbia County fills cultural arts gap with opening of new Performing Arts Center A new cultural era is entering the spotlight in Columbia County.  The latest, highly anticipated addition to the center of the county’s new downtown is expected to open...
Family Is The Key

Family Is The Key

Blanchard and Calhoun’s 100-year history is a big part of Augusta’s story Photos provided by Wier Stewart   What a storied history it has been. Just ask the Blanchard and Calhoun Real Estate business family. They’ll tell you that sharing that story is not as easy...