Augusta government e-mail domains turn up in hacked cheating web site data

Several local government e-mail addresses were used to create accounts on the extramarital affair dating site AshleyMadison.com.

Richmond County Board of Assessors finds more property to tax

...values using aerial images, the office reports $2.35 million in discovered property tax and other revenue for Augusta government and Richmond County Board of Education operations, Ross told commissioners.The new system corrected an appraisal...

Rants & Raves

...detectors to the protected area. Plant management, security officers and anybody, no matter your status. To the Augusta government, because your employees have a background check, let's prove they can get through the detectors like everyone...

Echols announces exit from District 7 special election

...with a runoff," he said.Harris said lifelong Augustans know he'll continue to "inject some common sense" in Augusta government, and said he hadn't obtained a city gas card to traverse the relatively small District 7.Pittman, who like...

City Ink: Politicians stuffed with favors at potluck

...Fred's fault. HARDIE'S ENTRANCE INTERVIEW: Q; Mayor-elect Davis, you have said you'll be the CEO in Augusta government. What do you think CEO stands for?A: Chief Executive Officer.Q: No, no, no! It stands for Chief Eunuch...

Activist to speak to commissioners about policing of handicapped parking

...facilities.Hollobaugh said the sheriff's office's complaint-driven approach is "discriminatory" because Augusta government is not making services available to protect the disabled, as required under the federal Ameri cans with Disabilities...

Commissioner Donnie Smith a master at moonlighting

...Just when I thought I was out, they pulled me back in." SUGGESTION BOX: In the recently released survey about Augusta government, 306 residents sounded off on what powers they think the mayor should have. Some responses were short but not...

Augusta Mayor-elect Hardie Davis says he plans to 'raise the bar' for government

...we're going to get better.Q: What do you make of recent commentary that "the blacks" are in now charge of Augusta government?A: When people say there's a particular people, group or race of people who are "in charge," those are...

Housing, community development director Chester Wheeler resigns

...Wheeler hada prior business relationship.A former tailor, restaurateur and Macon housing official prior to joining Augusta government in 2007, Wheeler did not return a call seeking comment.

Augusta Mayor Deke Copenhaver foiled again

...consolidation, panelist Terry Elam, Augusta Technical College President, said what everybody knows is true about Augusta government."What we designed was a 50-50 split of power," he said. "That's the way it was designed. If you want...