State Reps. Barbara Sims, Barry Fleming receive House assignments

House committee assignments for Georgia state Reps. Barbara Sims and Bar ry Fleming have been announced.Sims, an Augusta Repub lican, was named chairwoman of the Information and Au dits Committee...

In short, vote for Barbara Sims

If you want a polished, intelligent and elegant individual representing our city, vote for Barbara Sims. She is one of the few candidates who could go to Washington without embarrassment. C.B. ClemmonsAugusta

District 3 hopefuls intend to bring new ideas to panel

Barbara Sims, who was appointed to the Augusta Commission just a little more than...three children, David L. Jr., 18; Morgan, 16; and Daniel, 13. Barbara Sims (incumbent)Age: 65Education: Bachelor's degree in education from...

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Sims excited to start city job

...rest is history. On Tuesday, 64-four-year-old Barbara Sims became one of the first women to join the previously...She's certainly a lady of tradition," he said. BARBARA SIMS AGE: 64 EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree in education...

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Bill not about local races

...secretary of state ? based on previous legislation urged by the Republican Legislature and introduced by Republican Barbara Sims ? moved the nonpartisan elections to May 20. I believe this was a blatant attempt to suppress minority voting.The...

Keep Sims aboard for full term on commission

When Stephen E. Shepard vacated Augusta's 3rd District seat, Barbara Sims was appointed to fill that position. Barbara has brought serenity to the city commission, has shown a positive attitude toward...

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal signs golf cart bill in Augusta

...Yamaha and Club Car, the big three in golf car production.House Bill 877 was sponsored by Jay Roberts, Ocilla, and Barbara Sims, Brian Prince and Ben Harbin, of the Augusta delegation, and Lynn Smith, Newnan, where Yamaha produces golf carts...

Airport continues effort to sever ties with city

...They're just wasting money is what they're doing."Delegation members previously rejected an effort by Rep. Barbara Sims, R-Augusta, to create an authority.Rep. Earnest Smith, D-Augusta, a former air traffic controller and retired...

Sims named chairman of House properties committee

Barbara Sims has been named Chairman of the State Properties Committee in the Georgia House of Representatives.The State Properties Committee...

Connell portrait to be hung in the Capitol

...He was also an Augusta Democrat who served 34 years in the General Assembly. He died last year at age 93.Rep. Barbara Sims, R-Augusta, sponsored House Resolution 870 to petition the Capitol Arts Standards Commission to find a suitable...