Andrew MacKenzie

Renewing the “county attorney” debate

Renewing the “county attorney” debate

All right, so last week when Mayor Pro Tem Grady Smith was appointed to his new position, there was a lot of talk about whether or not he owed Augusta Commissioner Marion Williams an enormous favor. The rumor was that Smith was now willing to support Williams’ crusade to fire General Counsel Andrew MacKenzie because […]

Is Marion Williams the new Godfather of the Garden City?

Is Marion Williams the new Godfather of the Garden City?

“There are things that have to be done and you do them and you never talk about them. You don’t try to justify them. They can’t be justified. You just do them. Then you forget it.”— The Godfather It appears Augusta Commissioner Marion Williams has found himself a new “twin brother.” Too bad Williams’ new […]

Is Andrew MacKenzie in the hot seat again?

Is Andrew MacKenzie in the hot seat again?

When Augusta’s EEO Director Jacqueline Humphrey filed complaints a few months ago with the state Bar Association against two city attorneys — General Counsel Andrew MacKenzie and staff attorney Jody Smitherman — it obviously caught several people’s attention. Particularly, Augusta Commissioner Marion Williams. For almost a year, Williams has been extremely vocal about his displeasure […]