Flash

Flash

Gordon is as well known as a friend as he is for his legendary local broadcasting career By Don Rhodes | Photo courtesy of the Gordon Family   EDITOR’S NOTE:  Augusta Magazine has learned that Robert “Flash” Gordon died in March from complicated...
Masters of Masters

Masters of Masters

By Don Rhodes  |  Photos courtesy of Lee Sheridan (AKA Corky Lynn) 92-Year-Old Lee Sheridan, Master of Masters’ TV coverage, still lives by his philosophy: ‘You take what you get and work with it’ Augusta television legend Lee Sheridan, who turned 92 last June,...
A New View

A New View

By Don Rhodes WRDW-TV may be moving from North Augusta, but 66 years of memories are staying behind   From high on Summerville hill, where they lived on Heard Avenue near the Partridge Inn childhood friends Bob Smith and Dan Miller could see the new steel towers of...
Beyond Golf

Beyond Golf

British general who played in the very first Masters was no slacker By Don Rhodes “Gentlemen, you are soldiers now. Don’t forget it. I don’t care what you were in civilian life — share pushers, lawyers, plumbers, piano salesmen — by God you’re soldiers now! Anyone who...
Let There Be A Joyful Noise!!! Shout Bamalama!

Let There Be A Joyful Noise!!! Shout Bamalama!

FOUR WORLD-FAMOUS SINGERS WHO WERE FIRST HEARD IN LOCAL HISTORIC BLACK CHURCHES   “O come, let us sing unto the Lord: let us make a joyful noise to the rock of our salvation. Let us come before his presence with thanksgiving and make a joyful noise unto him with...