Francie Klopotic

Columnist Francie Klopotic can be found about the town attending concerts, arts exhibitions and almost any event highlighting Augusta's cultural offerings.

Pitchers’ duel ends in late game slugfest with GreenJackets’ win on Father’s Day

By Special To Augusta Good News · 16 Jun 2024 · 0

GreenJackets pull out late inning win on Father’s Day.

Grandmother inspired woman’s love of heirlooms

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 16 Jun 2024 · 0

From her garden to her business, Brittany Dixon loves all things heirloom.

Hillcats score in five of eight innings to defeat GreenJackets June 15

By Special To Augusta Good News · 15 Jun 2024 · 0

The Augusta GreenJackets dropped Saturday’s game to the Hillcats.

Sgt. Slaughter to return to Seventh Annual JoeFest

By Ron Baxley Jr. · 15 Jun 2024 · 0

The Seventh Annual JoeFest Toy and Comic Show is scheduled for June 21-23

Puppets reign at Le Chat Noir in June

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 14 Jun 2024 · 0

Several puppet events are scheduled at at Le Chat Noir over the next few weeks.

In pictures: Fort Eisenhower marks Army’s 249th birthday June 14

By Special To Augusta Good News · 14 Jun 2024 · 0

See photos from Fort Eisenhower’s Army birthday celebration June 14.

Lynchburg pitchers strike out 17 GreenJackets in June 13 win

By Special To Augusta Good News · 14 Jun 2024 · 0

Lynchburg pitchers have a strong outing on June 13.

Local man, 33, in need of kidney transplant

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 13 Jun 2024 · 0

Jason Moore only has one kidney and requires dialysis three times a week to stay alive. He’s hopeful to find a living donor.

GreenJackets’ bats silenced as Hillcats use big sixth to even series June 12

By Special To Augusta Good News · 12 Jun 2024 · 0

The Lynchburg Hillcats blank the Augusta GreenJackets 5-0.

Nursing organization celebrates 47th anniversary of charter

By Special To Augusta Good News · 12 Jun 2024 · 0

Phi Chi Chapter, Inc. of Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Inc. celebrated its 47th Chartering Anniversary on June 1, 2024, at the Pinnacle Club.

University of Georgia football players visit Camp Rainbow

By Special To Augusta Good News · 12 Jun 2024 · 0

University of Georgia football players visited children at Camp Rainbow June 11.

A seven-run seventh inning boosts GreenJackets over Hillcats June 11

By Special To Augusta Good News · 12 Jun 2024 · 0

The Augusta GreenJackets won 9-1 on Tuesday, June 11.