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Dreamer or Schemer?

Dreamer or Schemer?

A local “promoter” is running afoul of many business owners in Augusta, leaving Insiders to wonder just how many bridges one can burn in this town. A reader shared an interesting tale with us recently. While at a local coffee shop, this “promoter” was pitching his services to two local businesswomen. Within a span of […]

Scuttlebutt from Columbia County…

Scuttlebutt from Columbia County…

  (Update Friday 6:15 PM) Insiders within the CCSO confirmed they have requested the surveillance tape, but have yet to receive it and are waiting. They were told it has to be “put together” then “approved” by Kay Allen before it is released to law enforcement authorities. The past month has been an eye opening […]

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly with Fred Russell

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly with Fred Russell

Get ready Augusta. You will likely soon see “Russell for Mayor” signs popping up all over the Garden City. The idea is incredible. A little more than a month ago, seven Augusta commissioners unanimously voted to fire former City Administrator Fred Russell from a position he had held for almost a decade. The reason many […]