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The winners are Jodi Lott and Gary Richardson

The winners are Jodi Lott and Gary Richardson

So the results are in for the two runoff elections in Columbia County and, let’s just say it, hats off to political newcomer Jodi Lott in the District 122 race. She creamed former Columbia County Commissioner Mack Taylor in the runoff by winning 76 percent of the votes cast and has officially earned the District […]

Mayor Davis get his Christmas wish

Mayor Davis get his Christmas wish

Exactly two days before Thanksgiving, Augusta Mayor Hardie Davis sent out a statement regarding his request for an additional $27,000 of funding for his office to finish off the year. It wasn’t a humble request by any means. But it wasn’t a demand. Instead, it can only be described as pure Hardie Davis. “Augustans want […]

Probation in Georgia making news, again

Probation in Georgia making news, again

Just last week, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported that Georgia leads the nation in placing its citizens on probation. That’s no surprise to anyone who has been following the civil cases filed in both Richmond and Columbia counties by local attorney Jack Long alleging that the private probation company Sentinel Offender Services had violated his clients’ constitutional […]