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Lee Anderson isn’t afraid to speak

Lee Anderson isn’t afraid to speak

Former state Rep. Lee Anderson recently proved his critics wrong. Anderson, who happens to be facing a July runoff against fellow Republican Greg Grzybowski in the race for the state Senate District 24 seat has “enthusiastically accepted” his challenger’s offer of a debate. This, despite the fact that his critics love to point out that […]

Is the sheriff looking to take over the marshal’s office?

Is the sheriff looking to take over the marshal’s office?

Ever since Lt. Ramone Lamkin of the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office defeated longtime Richmond County Marshal Steve Smith at the polls, there has been a rumor floating around the county that just won’t go away. The rumor is that Richmond County Sheriff Richard Roundtree encouraged Lamkin to run for marshal with the intention of proposing […]

Have Georgia Republican leaders lost their minds?

Have Georgia Republican leaders lost their minds?

A few weeks ago, Augusta’s own Congressman Rick Allen was widely criticized for reading Bible verses condemning homosexuality during a prayer at a Republican caucus meeting. Allen gave the prayer just prior to a vote on a bill that would have barred LGBT discrimination. The congressman’s comments apparently caused several of his fellow Republicans to […]