Say goodnight, “Happy” Harris…

Say goodnight, “Happy” Harris…

Hap Harris must be one of the unhappiest people in Augusta-Richmond County this week. After all, if he was at all serious about running for the District 7 seat in March, that ship has pretty much sailed. All thanks to his good friend, Augusta Commissioner Grady Smith. When it comes to politics 101, Smith must […]

Columbia County News-Times cancels on Islamic Society

Columbia County News-Times cancels on Islamic Society

UPDATE: The Augusta Chronicle’s president, Dana Atkins, announced Wednesday evening that the debate between John Barrow and Rick Allen is still scheduled, but the venue has changed because one of the candidates had “apprehension” over holding the forum at the Islamic Community Center of Augusta. The new location is the Evans Government Complex and Steve […]

District 3 Candidates Spar in Columbia County Forum

District 3 Candidates Spar in Columbia County Forum

Only two of the four candidates looking to fill Columbia County’s District 3 Commission seat attended Monday’s forum at the Government Center in Evans, but even with the reduced field, some 80 interested community members showed up to see how the candidates handled themselves in a formal, head to head atmosphere. Evans attorney Mack Taylor […]