Who will be the new face of District 5 in Augusta?

Who will be the new face of District 5 in Augusta?

In the next two weeks, voters will decide whether they want new faces on the Augusta Commission or if they are satisfied with the job and performance of the incumbents. There are really three district seats up for grabs and one will definitely be represented by a new commissioner, since long-time Augusta Commissioner Bill Lockett […]

The Superior Choice

The Superior Choice

Many local voters were surprised when Augusta Superior Court Judge Carlisle Overstreet announced earlier this year that he didn’t plan to seek re-election to a seventh term. Overstreet, who is known as the longest-serving local Superior Court judge, was appointed to the Superior Court bench by former Georgia Gov. Zell Miller back in 1991 and […]

No Time for Dirty Politics

No Time for Dirty Politics

Letter to Editor: The May 24, 2016, runoff is upon us. With it are the desperate and underhanded moves that can only be termed “dirty politics.” Everyone supporting a specific candidate wants their candidate to win. I understand that. But I will never vote for a candidate that resorts to winning by attempting to falsely […]