Watching the Signs

Watching the Signs

Jordan Trotter makes its mark in Augusta’s commercial real estate market By Ryan Lutz | Photos provided by Jordan Trotter and Amy J. Owen   If you’ve driven on River Watch Parkway lately or turned up Cabela Drive on a shopping or sporting whim, you might have noticed...
Her Own Path

Her Own Path

Daughter of Augusta Makes Judicial History By Ryan Lutz  |  Photo by Chris Thelen Born of the sun, they travelled a short while toward the sun And left the vivid air signed with their honour. ~ Stephen Spender, “The Truly Great” The first time I ever met a judge, I...
Fired Up – Mastering the Art of Grilling

Fired Up – Mastering the Art of Grilling

By Ryan Lutz  |  Photo provided by REC TEC Last Thanksgiving, my heart leapt at my older brother’s invitation. An outdoorsman and exceptional upland hunter, he had invited the family to his house for a meal that included his much beloved dove poppers. Though it is no...
Of Skyline and People

Of Skyline and People

Not all building projects can have such strangely auspicious origins as the baseball field Ray Kinsella builds in the middle of his cornfields. In the 1989 movie Field of Dreams, a mysterious voice tells the Iowa corn farmer, If you build it, he will come. Compelled...
Finding His Spark

Finding His Spark

Graniteville man shares love of bladesmithing with others Photos by Randy Pace   On a small street named Joy, in a quiet neighborhood in Graniteville, lives a Santa Claus whose chief gift is making and teaching others how to make knives. Meet Joey “The Blade”...