Senator drafts stricter bill on cannabis oil

...to people younger than 18 who have seizures that have not been responsive to medication.House Bill 1, sponsored by Rep. Allen Peake of Macon, calls for limited quantities of cannabis oil to be used by prescription to treat seizure disorders and eight...

2 Augusta commissioners want to let administrator hire, fire department heads

...administrator; selects the best chief financial officer; selects the best fire chief," he said.City Administrator Janice Allen Jackson said Friday she hadn't spoken to Hardie Davis about his proposal but noted she had worked for multimember commissions...

For the record

...Jessica Elizabeth Dubuque, 28, of AugustaJose Lopez Jr., 25, and Carmryn Leigh Drubio, 20, both of Brownwood, TexasDevon Allen Lenz, 23, and Brittany Marie Herlache, 22, both of Green Bay, Wis.Gavin Tobias Bashore, 21, of Bremerton, Wash...

Ticket to blood drives is Flintstones

...readers, for your suggestions. After I wrote about the challenges of blood donation and low iron levels, fellow donor Frank Allen recalled a similar problem and a solution.He had the same problem, and his doctor advised taking a children's Flint stones...

Day Planner

...nonmembers, (706) 821-1318MARCH 13: Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce member economic luncheon, speaker is U.S. Rep. Rick Allen; 11:30 a.m.; Legends Club, 2701 Washington Road, Augusta; $35 for members, $45 for nonmembers, (706) 821-1318MARCH...

Measure would end Georgia tax break on jet fuel

...America trade organization.Vaughn Jennings, a spokesman for the group, called the changes "unnecessary tax hikes."Rep. Allen Peake, R-Macon, indicated in a meeting Thursday that he was leaning in favor of the bill but asked Ehrhart whether he had...

Cayla Elizabeth Eddy - Alexander Crossley Long

...will reside in Winston-Salem, N.C. Soloists were Mrs. Dana Craft, Ms. Wanda Cromer, Mr. Robert Eddy Lamar, and Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Jeffrey Sargent. Program attendants were Jennifer Allen Harlan and Margaret O'Keefe Burke.

Georgia House bill OKs cannabis oil to treat health problems

...nine major health problems, including sickle cell disease added at the last minute.The bill's sponsor, Republican Rep. Allen Peake of Macon, said he added sickle cell disease by amendment to his House Bill 1 at the request of the Georgia Legislative...

Bond denied for robbery suspect tied to fatal 2002 kidnapping

...denied bond Friday on new charges filed in a recent robbery attempt that left the victim with gunshot and knife wounds.Randy Allen Conrad II, 29, has been jailed since his arrest on charges of aggravated assault, criminal attempt to commit armed robbery...

For the record

...possession of a controlled substance (morphine)Markus Anthony Allen, 25, of Edgefield, S.C., possession of marijuana with...and Carmryn Leigh Drubio, 20, both of Brownwood, TexasDevon Allen Lenz, 23, and Brittany Marie Herlache, 22, both of Green...