Bob Young isn’t deterred by the fact that the Department of Veterans Affairs didn’t approve funding for a veterans’ cemetery in south Richmond County in 2022.

“I didn’t think we’d get funding for the current year,” said the former Augusta mayor and Vietnam veteran who is co-chairman of the effort to bring the cemetery on 500 acres adjacent to the East Central Regional Hospital site.  “It was a...

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