Mayor

Another Candidate for Mayor of Augusta! Yay Us!

Another Candidate for Mayor of Augusta! Yay Us!

As we reported last month, Matt Aitken has decided to make a run for mayor. He needs a job, has been on the commission before and why not? Let’s hop in the way back machine and see what the Insider thought of the last to mayoral candidates who turned out not to be mayoral candidates. Cheek […]

Fear over a black mayor is sadly all too real

Fear over a black mayor is sadly all too real

Who would have ever guessed that in 2014 there would still be a group of individuals nervous about the idea of having a black mayor leading the Garden City? But that seems to be the case. Ever since former City Administrator Fred Russell abruptly announced that he is not running for mayor of Augusta after […]

Who is Running and Who is Not?

Who is Running and Who is Not?

Now that Augusta’s mayoral and commission races have officially been moved to May 20 because state lawmakers voted to change Georgia’s primary election from July to May, folks are rushing to decide whether or not their names will be on the ballot this spring. So far, the folks who have officially declared they are seeking […]