Excise tax for hunting and fishing gear is beneficial to outdoorsmen

...which eclipsed the previous year's award by $4.7 million ? set another all-time record high, said Ted Will, assistant chief of game management for Georgia's Wildlife Resources Division.The program dates back to 1937, when Congress adopted...

Solar 'farm' for Fort Gordon?

...first claim to it."We have a requirement to have power at all times," said Maj. Gen. Al Aycock, the Army's assistant chief of staff for installation management. "We've had crises at our bases that involved natural disasters -- ice storms...

Brush fire closes Talatha Church Road for a time in Aiken

...fire departments were called to the blaze in the 200 block of Talatha Church Road after the shop caught fire, said Assistant Chief Donnie Cooper, of the New Ellenton Fire Department.The fire, which started just a few miles outside Aiken city...

Grovetown police chief resigns

...police force.He worked for the corrections department in Augusta for a few years before returning to Grovetown as assistant chief in 2001."It has been an honor and a privilege to serve as your Director of Public Safety," Owens wrote in his...

Running out the clock

...its probe into the targeting scandal involving Tea Party groups that applied for tax-exempt status.IRS Deputy Assistant Chief Counsel Thomas Kane wrote in a sworn declaration, part of the Judicial Watch lawsuit, that Lerner's mobile device...

William Johnson Jr.

...was a professional boxer for a short time and also had the first radio show on WGUS Country Music. He retired as Assistant Chief of Medical Administration for the VA Hospital, and then retired from Johnson Jewelers in 1997. Additional survivors...

Mr. Kenneth Price, 52, assistant chief of police

SANDERSVILLE, Ga. -- Mr. Kenneth Lowayne "Pete" Price, of 488 Archer Road, assistant chief of police for the city of Sandersville, died Sunday, Feb. 21, 1999, at his residence. He was 52. The funeral will be at...

Flea market blaze injures 4 firefighters

...right foot, according to Bath Assistant Chief Sean Johnson. Gerald Shedd suffered...overcome with heat exhaustion, Assistant Chief Johnson said. All the firefighters...leaked into a nearby creek, Assistant Chief Bell said. The fire was reported...

Additional area news

...investigate, he said. Firefighters responded to a 911 call to the former nightclub, near Interstate 20, about 5 p.m. Assistant Chief Fulmer said volunteers from Eureka and Couchton helped put out the fire within about 30 minutes. Only a handful of...

Across the area

...fire spread to two other units on Trade Winds Drive, Assistant Chief Hogan said. No one was injured. County firefighters...departments, had the fire under control by 6 a.m., Assistant Chief Hogan said. He said the owners of the houses had...