Harold Jones tallies 61 percent of vote to beat Corey Johnson for state Senate District 22 seat

...his win to the community's desire for change in politics, attorney Harold Jones swept the state Senate District 22 runoff Tuesday...Augusta's former solicitor general and now one of three attorneys representing Richmond County Sheriff's Office."It's...

Across the region

...Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered a new sentencing hearing for a man on South Carolina's death row, ruling that his trial attorneys should have presented more evidence about his mental health history. John Edward Weik was convicted of killing the mother...

NASCAR refuses to recognize Race Team Alliance

...schedule.NASCAR and France's Inter national Speedway Corporation already has notified RTA it can only communicate through attorneys. NO REST FOR STEWART : Tony Stewart celebrated the bye week by doing what he likes most ? racing.Stewart won the sprint...

Jones, Hasan take wins in Richmond County

...Commission, 2012; Leadership Augusta board of directors; chair, Greater Augusta Arts Council; graduate of Leadership Georgia; attorney for Richmond County Sheriff Richard RoundtreeFAMILY: Single NAME: Ben HasanAGE: 61BIRTHPLACE: Aug ustaEDUCATION: Lucy...

Kluwe lawyer: No lawsuit imminent against Vikings

...also accused the team of cutting him over his activism in favor of gay marriage in Minnesota, a claim the team denied.Kluwe attorney Clayton Halunen said he and the Vikings had agreed to continue settlement discussions.Vikings spokesman Jeff Anderson said...

Mavericks' Raymond Felton pleads guilty in New York gun case

...immediately sentenced to 500 hours of community service and ordered to pay a $5,000 fine. Manhattan Assistant District Attorney Jonathan Rebold said Felton will be allowed to do the service outside New York.If he complies, the case will be closed without...

Augusta man shot, killed by cop in Adairsville

...injuries did not require him to be hospitalized.Adairsville Interim Police Chief Arnold Gillman requested the GBI investigate the incident. When the investigation is complete, it will be turned over to the district attorney for review.

Augusta Commission calls off search for administrator after failure to reach consensus on finalists

...said for a long time that we should use the form of government that Columbus (Ga.) has, where the administrator and the attorney are underneath the mayor's office. Had that been the case today, we would have an administrator. But they couldn't get...

Brian Grazer made James Brown film possible

...into it, $2 million. And when James Brown died, the rights became more complicated, and I lost them."Even Brown's attorney, Buddy Dallas, said that with Brown's death and his estate and music in limbo, the deal with Paramount and Lee as director...

Augusta might be close to naming city administrator

...said he and his wife planned to raise their baby in Taos, N.M., until a dramatic turn in local politics left him, a town attorney, an assistant city manager, a human resources director and a planning director without jobs.Until then, Rodriguez said...