Dear Metro Spirit Editor:

Dear Metro Spirit Editor:

Thank you, Mayor Hardie Davis, for vindicating my endorsement of Helen Blocker-Adams. I was right to endorse Helen and thus far it appears the voters were wrong to elect you. My February 19, 2014, Metro Spirit letter titled, “Blocker-Adams Clear Choice for Mayor,” was prophetic. In the letter, I wrote, “Neither is State Senator Hardie read more

Lockett: Put the charter change to a vote

Lockett: Put the charter change to a vote

Augusta Commissioner Bill Lockett is tired of continuing to debate who should be given what power in Augusta. If there is going to be a change to the 1995 consolidation bill, Lockett believes the voters should make the final decision. When the Augusta Commission’s administrative services committee was once again faced with discussing possibly expanding read more

Mayor Davis: All Talk. No Action.

Mayor Davis: All Talk. No Action.

What exactly happened to Hardie “I WANT MORE POWER” Davis this week? After standing up and calling for state legislators just two weeks ago to change the city’s 1995 consolidation bill to give the mayor significantly more authority, Davis choked during a simple 5-5 tied vote during last week’s commission meeting? For weeks, the Augusta read more