Charmain Z. Brackett

Charmain Z. Brackett is the publisher of Augusta Good News. Reach her at charmain@augustagoodnews.com.

Dukes’ family joins Christmas Light Fight

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 13 Dec 2023 · Comments Off on Dukes’ family joins Christmas Light Fight

A festive lights’ display is a way one family is creating a holiday tradition.

Cross Creek girls pull off upset over state champion North Augusta Dec. 12

By Christopher Rickerson · 12 Dec 2023 · Comments Off on Cross Creek girls pull off upset over state champion North Augusta Dec. 12

Cross Creek’s girls upset North Augusta in one-point victory Dec. 12.

Nashville Country Christmas features Dolly Parton tribute artist

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 10 Dec 2023 · Comments Off on Nashville Country Christmas features Dolly Parton tribute artist

Augusta Amusements is known for bringing tribute artists to the Hardin stage. Although the Dec. 12 concert isn’t billed as a tribute show, it does contain a tribute artist.

In pictures: North Augusta’s Christmas parade marches on – despite the rain

By Mike Adams · 10 Dec 2023 · Comments Off on In pictures: North Augusta’s Christmas parade marches on – despite the rain

Scenes from North Augusta’s Christmas Parade Dec. 10.

Westside squeaks past North Augusta Dec. 9 to remain undefeated

By Christopher Rickerson · 09 Dec 2023 · Comments Off on Westside squeaks past North Augusta Dec. 9 to remain undefeated

Westside remains undefeated Dec. 9 after beating North Augusta by a single point.

In pictures: Christmas Light Up Spectacular and Tree Lighting at the Augusta Common Dec. 9

By Mike Adams · 09 Dec 2023 · Comments Off on In pictures: Christmas Light Up Spectacular and Tree Lighting at the Augusta Common Dec. 9

Scenes from Saturday’s Christmas Light Up Spectacular and Tree Lighting at the Augusta Common Dec. 9.

Pexcho’s American Dime Museum named best museum in Georgia

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 09 Dec 2023 · Comments Off on Pexcho’s American Dime Museum named best museum in Georgia

The Georgia Business Journal named Pexcho’s American Dime Museum the best museum in Georgia.

Column: Miss Augusta 2022 coordinates Christmas card drive for nursing home residents

By Special To Augusta Good News · 08 Dec 2023 · Comments Off on Column: Miss Augusta 2022 coordinates Christmas card drive for nursing home residents

Columnist Quinn Shelt, Miss Augusta 2022 and an advocate for senior adults, is collecting holiday cards for nursing home residents.

BrandsMart donates cash and furniture to Boys & Girls Club of Greater Augusta

By Rakiyah Lenon · 08 Dec 2023 · Comments Off on BrandsMart donates cash and furniture to Boys & Girls Club of Greater Augusta

BrandsMart, which opened its Augusta location in October, made a $10,000 donation to the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Augusta

Guest conductors lead Augusta Choral Society’s 2023-2024 season

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 07 Dec 2023 · Comments Off on Guest conductors lead Augusta Choral Society’s 2023-2024 season

The Augusta Choral Society will present its annual holiday concert Saturday, Dec. 9.

The Fab Four pays homage to The Beatles Dec. 10

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 07 Dec 2023 · Comments Off on The Fab Four pays homage to The Beatles Dec. 10

The Fab Four will perform the music of The Beatles’ Rubber Soul album Dec. 10 at the Columbia County Performing Arts Center.

In pictures: ‘Return to Bethlehem’ in North Augusta

By Mike Adams · 06 Dec 2023 · Comments Off on In pictures: ‘Return to Bethlehem’ in North Augusta

Mike Adams took a trek through ‘Grace United Methodist Church’s Return to Bethelem.