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Will Morris named Morris Communications CEO

...important work for a free people."The chairman's media career began in 1956 when he joined his father, William S. "Bill" Morris Jr., in the business after graduating from the University of Georgia. He became publisher of The Chronicle and president...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-01/will-morris-named-morris-c
Columbia County maps growth at charrette

...backwards, only forwards, and we (need) to make wise decisions as we grow. We should've done this years ago."Bill Morris, a member of the Columbia County Board of Commissioners that represents the Appling, Grovetown, and Harlem areas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-14/columbia-county-maps-gro
Columbia County puts six-month halt on dense residential rezonings

...just about all we are getting now," county Administrator Scott Johnson said of the rezoning requests.Commissioner Bill Morris said he was voting for the moratorium because of the potential effect such developments could have on school overcrowding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-17/columbia-county-puts-six
2014 Election Night Updates

...control of the Commission District 3 race with 44 percent, but likely will not get the votes needed to avoid a runoff. Bill Morris is in control of the race for Commission District 4 with nearly 70 percent of the vote. 10:00 p.m.With 112 of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-11-04/2014-election-
Columbia County sample ballot

...CHAIRPERSONRon C. Cross-R* FOR COUNTY COMMISSION DISTRICT 1Doug Duncan-R FOR COUNTY COMMISSIONER DISTRICT 4William D. "Bill" Morris-RVernon Thomas Sr.-D PROPOSED CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS? A ?To prohibit an increase in the state income tax rate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-10-12/columbia-count
Nine Columbia County candidates hold public forum

...lots of people from across the state, and it made me realize how fortunate we are to live in Columbia County," said Bill Morris, Republican incumbent and former high school coach and teacher. "We live in a tremendous county and it's not something...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-10-16/nine-columbia-
Ga. food stamp/ drug test fight looms

...applicant's demeanor, missed appointments and a history of arrests or other issues with law enforcement, according to the bill.Morris said the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals, in its opinion on welfare drug testing, found that using "reasonable suspicion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-03-26/ga-food-stamp-drug-test-
Columbia County Board of Commissioners struggles with complexity of hospital decision

...lifetimes, hopefully decades and centuries to come," Allen said."It's sort of like getting married," Commissioner Bill Morris said. "You're going to be with her for the rest of your life, hopefully."The commissioners are getting an earful...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-03-07/columbia-county-board-commis
Columbia County might pick hospital partner soon

...the "No. 1 item" on the next special purpose local option sales tax program, Cross said.However, Commissioner Bill Morris said that might take away from other projects the county might want to do."That's going to eliminate some other...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-02-28/columbia-county-might-pick-h
Columbia County sample ballot

...Cross * For County Commissioner, District 1H. ChaudhryDoug Duncan For County Commissioner, District 4William D. "Bill" Morris * REPUBLICAN PARTY QUESTIONS 1. Should the Georgia state income tax be abolished? Yes or No2. Should the voting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-05-17/columbia-count