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 read more

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 read more