New bank brings familiar face back to downtown Augusta

Community National Bank is now open as a full-service banking center in downtown Augusta. But while the bank is new to the community, the banker is a familiar face. Eric Grooms grew up in Augusta and started his banking career in the same building where he is now president of Augusta’s newest bank.    Click here the read the rest of the story

Historic Henry Moyle building to get a new lease on life

Carl Mandina has made it his life’s work to breathe new life into old buildings.  When he saw the historic Henry Moyle building at 6th and State street in downtown Augusta was going up for auction he knew what his next project would be.   Click here to read the rest of the story

The red brick road leads to opportunity!  Be Involved by supporting Downtown Augusta Inc.

As we begin a new year I would like to encourage you to lend your financial support to Downtown Augusta Inc. Over the past year this organization has brought many fun and exciting new things to the heart of our little city, and much more will be coming in 2015. We hope you like what we are doing and would like to see more of it! Individuals can contribute for as little as $25 and businesses for $150. If you will be a new supporter of DAI give me a call at 775-4585 and get signed up for just $100.     Click here to find out more about the benefits of making a contribution to DAI

 

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Announcements:

Community National Bank  is now open at a full-service bank in downtown Augusta in January.  Hours of business are 8am – 6pm Monday through Friday.

Downtown Augusta Inc. is proud to announce the addition of a new supporter. The Butler County Times Gazette moved to a new location on State Street during December and made the commitment to support downtown Augusta and our many events and economic development initiatives.  If you would like to get involved in all of the exciting things we have coming your way in 2015 give Cindy Hicks at call at 775-4585.

A bit of a flu epidemic is going around and Cooper Drug Store is still offering the flu shot if you haven't gotten one yet. The folks at Cooper say that while the current strain that is spreading is H3N2A\Switzerland and the vaccine was for H3A\Texas the CDC is still encouraging people to get vaccinated because some antibodies are better than none.

DAI supporter White Eagle Credit Union now has mobile deposit.  Use their app to make your deposits with your cell phone! 

 

Upcoming Events:

January 7 – “Midlife Crisis League” starts at Holiday Bowl at 7pm.

January 9, 10, and 11 the Augusta Theatre presents: The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies
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January 16, 17, and 18 the Augusta Theatre presents: Unbroken
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Show starts @ 7:30pm on Friday and Saturday AND 2pm on Sunday. Admission is $6.00/person and we accept Visa, MC, & Discover for admission and concessions.

January 31 – Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner at 6:30pm at The Points Events Center. Call Sarah at 775-6339 for tickets.

Call Cindy at Downtown Augusta Inc. for more information on any of these events or to get your events and announcements included in our monthly newsletter 775-4585