Scott Hudson

Scott Hudson is an award winning investigative journalist from Augusta, GA who reported daily for WGAC AM/FM radio as well as maintaining a monthly column for the Buzz On Biz newspaper. Scott co-edited the award winning book "Augusta's WGAC: The Voice Of The Garden City For Seventy Years" and authored the book "The Contract On The Government."
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Proposed copper smelting plant for south Richmond County meets resistance

An environmental group is supposed to a $340 million copper smelting operation in south Richmond County.

Augusta Boxing Club officials shocked with drug arrest of former trainer

Augusta Boxing Club officials expressed shock and sadness by the arrest of one of their former trainers.

Veteran death at Charlie Norwood VA under scrutiny after significant “deficiencies” found

A report has found significant "deficiencies" related to the 2020 death of a veteran following routine surgery at the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center.

Something you might not have known: A legend debunked – the pillar of Augusta folklore nothing more than a PR stunt

A relic of the city market had a folklore largely based in mythology and a huge PR stunt by a former Augusta mayor.

Mayor’s unpaid internship put $9,000 in the pocket of one student in three months

Augusta Mayor Hardie Davis Jr. launched the Mayor’s Fellowship program as early as 2017, but over time the program seems to have morphed from a non-paid internship to a paid position for at least one college student.

The Boathouse at the Augusta Marina is in shoddy condition

Boathouse in downtown Augusta is in a state of disrepair, and no available for use by the public.

Augusta Commission breaks protocol and the open meetings law

The Augusta Commission violated the Georgia Open Meetings law with a closed-door meeting May 10.

Campaign-style video on social media raises questions

With the advent of technology and social media, anyone can create a campaign-style video ads. However, laws governing campaign ads pre-date social media, leaving some to wonder what's legal and what's not.

Column: Car shows in abundance in Augusta area Saturday

Car enthusiasts turned out for the CSRA Road Angels Car Show Saturday. It was one of several car shows in the area May 7.

C4 Live’s XPR Augusta concert fiasco blows up on mayoral candidate

Augusta Economic Development Authority Board Chairman Steven Kendrick says he was unaware that refunds for Masters week concerts at Lake Olmstead Stadium have not been refunded, and he has promised to get to the bottom of the matter.

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