Staff Report

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

Why advertise with Augusta Good News?

By Staff Report · 04 Jan 2023 · Comments Off on Why advertise with Augusta Good News?

Do you want to link your brand with the positive news revolution? Augusta Good News is a hyperlocal news organization focusing on the people who make the Augusta area an amazing place to work, live and play. Stories feature people profiles, organizations helping people in our community and events happening in the area. We highlight […]

‘Iconic Augusta’ among the exhibitions opening the first week of January

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 04 Jan 2023 · Comments Off on ‘Iconic Augusta’ among the exhibitions opening the first week of January

A roundup of arts’ receptions and calls for art in the Augusta area for the first two weeks in January.

Photojournalism: Painted guitars and murals in Thomson

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 04 Jan 2023 · 1

A photo story from downtown Thomson, Ga.

Rescued rabbit subject of children’s book

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 03 Jan 2023 · Comments Off on Rescued rabbit subject of children’s book

A rescued rabbit and kindness are the focus of a children’s book.

Business owners build ‘STEAM’ learning opportunities

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 02 Jan 2023 · 1

Stephany and Jonah Miller offer science and art education through their business ventures. The two business are operated side-by-side in west Augusta.

Photojournalism: First Day Hike

By Mike Adams · 01 Jan 2023 · 1

Photo story for the First Day Hike at Aiken State Park, New Year’s Day 2023.

First baby of year born at Augusta University Health is a girl

By Special To Augusta Good News · 01 Jan 2023 · Comments Off on First baby of year born at Augusta University Health is a girl

Elizabeth Austin and Robert Calloway welcomed a daughter in the early hours of Jan. 1, 2023.

Mini Theatre play salutes Godfather of Soul

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 01 Jan 2023 · Comments Off on Mini Theatre play salutes Godfather of Soul

The Augusta Mini Theatre will present a tribute to James Brown in “The Man, The Music, The Legend.”

Window dresser tells stories through mannequins

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 01 Jan 2023 · 2

Katie McKettrick tells stories through the windows she dresses at Ruben’s.

Broad Street Beat: ‘Happy’ birthday

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 31 Dec 2022 · 2

Publisher Charmain Z. Brackett writes a column about “Happy,” the campaign her artist brother, Porkchop, created.

Tax credits among new laws to take effect in Georgia Jan. 1

By Capitol Beat News Service · 30 Dec 2022 · Comments Off on Tax credits among new laws to take effect in Georgia Jan. 1

Laws making it easier for food truck vendors to do business and several tax credits go into effect in Georgia Jan. 1, 2023.

Press On Fund to make final donation in $1 million pledge

By Charmain Z. Brackett · 30 Dec 2022 · 1

The Press On Fund’s final installment in a $1 million, four-year pledge is slated for January 2023.