City Ink: Andy Cheek to run for mayor of Augusta

Former Augusta Com mission member Andy Cheek plans to sell his house in North Augusta, move to Broad Street and run for mayor of Augusta next year."Logistically, if everything...

Mayor fails to gain approval over lunch

...glasses6. The ability to walk up a slippery slope and not slide into mud7. Thinking creatively, like former Commissioner Andy Cheek who wanted to turn Ellis Street into a canal, or like Marion Williams who wanted to build a racetrack in south Augusta...

Can Ellis Street be transformed into a San Antonio-like Riverwalk?

Augusta Commissioner Andy Cheek's proposal to turn Ellis Street into a canal is pie in the sky...don't we have a space station above Broad Street, and we could beam Andy Cheek right up to the space station? Why don't we launch rocket tours...

Metro | Downtown stadium | Ellis Street Canal | Georgia Golf Hall of Fame Botanical Gardens | TEE Center | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Officials go to bat for counties

Just weeks ago, Augusta-Richmond County Commissioner Andy Cheek issued a friendly softball challenge to the elected officials of Columbia County. On Saturday, the two counties went head to...

Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission | Columbia County Commission
Thin ice

...why we're disinclined to seek Augusta Commissioner Andy Cheek's resignation for his DUI arrest on Sunday. Still...light of these and other factors, we do not believe Andy Cheek should resign his commission seat over this one incident...

Editorials | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Supports 'lone wolf' in Dist. 6 race

...truly representthe Augusta Commission's 6th District: Andy Cheek. He was the "lone wolf" standing up to the Richmond...politics trampled on common sense and good business sense. Andy Cheek knows when to lead and when to follow ... Ralph Rohrer...

Editorials | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Mulls over District 6 race, other topics

...issues currently in the news: "Run, Andy, Run." Phil Kent's Oct. 10 column is right on the mark. I have known Andy Cheek for over 20 years and can-not think of a more qualified Commission representative for the people of Augusta in District...

Candidates want to fix water crisis

...Hobson Chavous and Savannah River Site research supervisor Andy Cheek want the seat Mr. Powell chose not to seek again. During...Family: Married, two children and five grandchildren Andy Cheek Age: 43 Occupation: Research supervisor at Savannah...

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Conflict over park continues

...Gracewood Community Center. District 6 Commissioner Andy Cheek will give a presentation on a similar facility in Aurora...will be conducted today at 9 a.m. by Commissioner Andy Cheek at the Gracewood Community Center on Tobacco Road. Reach...

Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
City Ink: Augusta Commission takes easy way out with tax increase

...official to propose major construction, or in his case, de-construction projects.In 2007, then-Commissioner Andy Cheek dreamed of a canal flowing down Ellis Street in downtown Au gus ta, bringing tourists by the boatload to the new Venice...