Augusta Commission

Time to Move Beyond Regency Mall

Time to Move Beyond Regency Mall

Almost every year for the past 20 years, the subject of the former site of Regency Mall rears its ugly head. This year is no exception. Before Augusta Commissioner Bill Lockett leaves office at the end of this year, he is attempting to make one final stab at trying to turn that vacant piece of […]

All eyes on Augusta’s District 1 race

All eyes on Augusta’s District 1 race

The May 24 election is just around the corner and many Augustans have no idea how much their vote could drastically change the city’s future. One particular local race that is attracting a lot of attention is the election for the Augusta Commission’s District 1 seat currently held by Commissioner Bill Fennoy. Let’s face it, […]

Getting the Ax

Getting the Ax

When department directors suddenly find themselves under fire in Augusta-Richmond County, they are rarely handed a pink slip and quietly shown the door. Over the past few decades, several long-time directors have been in the unenviable position of being marched down to the guillotine for a very public beheading of their careers. Such actions leave many […]