Fri., May 16, 2014 6:00am
As the nation marks the 60th anniversary Brown vs. Board of Education Saturday, one woman is on a mission to save a relic of that era.
Thu., May 15, 2014 7:44am
60 years after the Supreme Court ordered schools to desegregate, it's worth remembering that the decision changed school for more than just black students, according to Cindi Chance, Dean of the College of Education at Georgia Regents University in Augusta.
Mon., May 12, 2014 6:31am
Georgia can claim an incomparably rich musical heritage, with artists from R.E.M. to Ray Charles having originated in the state. GPB is launching a new project aimed at showcasing that heritage.
Mon., May 12, 2014 5:00am
Single mom Ebony Holmes and senior citizens Justine Stewart and Katie Robinson give their take on living in their beloved but maligned neighborhood.
Fri., May 9, 2014 7:40am
Economists have long been talking about the day when the bulk of the baby boomer generation finally retires. Economists at the Conference Board now say those retirements are imminent, and they’re going to contribute to a labor shortage in the United States in the next 10 to 15 years. And that spells opportunity for younger workers.
Fri., May 9, 2014 7:23am
The former top general at Robins Air Force Base believes Middle Georgia has to confront negative stereotypes about the region. Retired Gen. Bob McMahon stepped down Sunday as head of the 21st Century Partnership, a nonprofit that works to protect the base from closure.
Tue., May 6, 2014 6:58am
The stories we’re hearing this week on The Cherry Tree Listening Project are from three different perspectives: a long-time resident, a single mother and a retired senior citizen.
Sun., May 4, 2014 9:58pm
If you’ve been around the Augusta area long, you’ve probably heard a news story or two about the Cherry Tree Crossing Projects. The “inside stories” weren’t often told, and that is the reason for The Cherry Tree Listening Project.
Mon., April 21, 2014 5:37am
A Republican candidate for Middle Georgia’s state Senate District 18 has a name that’s provoking double-takes: John F. Kennedy.
Fri., April 18, 2014 8:42am
Earl Colvin, executive director of the Cannonball House, gave me the short version of his driving tour of Macon's Civil War sites. While some of the landmarks he points out are well known, others are seldom seen, but right under our noses.