Sex with teen leads to prison term

...a month shy of her 16th birthday, willingly had relations with both men and others, the attorneys said.Judge James G. Blanchard Jr. sentenced Laws to five years in prison, the maximum possible. He also denied the request for First Offender status...

Augusta man found in car with gunshot wound

...to his neck, according to Lt. Lewis Blanchard.The victim was transported to Georgia...cops come flying up."According to Blanchard, the passenger in the car ? not believed...apprehended. The shooter is still at large, Blanchard confirmed."We have canine units out...

Preliminary plans call for large Kroger market near Grovetown

...several retail or restaurant outparcels, Blanchard and Calhoun Commercial is seeking a commercial...About $400,000 will be awarded to Blanchard and Calhoun Commercial for infrastructure...end of 2015 or beginning of 2016, said Blanchard and Calhoun Commercial President Mark...

Biz Bits

...HESTERAward/honor: Named overall agent of the month and top sales agent of the month for August by Century 21 Larry Miller Realty. THE PR GROUPAward/honor: Named the top sales agent for August from Blanchard and Calhoun Real Estate Co.

Carole Davis

EVANS, Ga. - Carole Moralle Blanchard Davis, aged 86, went home to be with the Lord on...the beloved daughter of the late Dr. Pierce Gordon Blanchard and Clara Moralle Ramsey Blanchard. Before 1958 she was a registered nurse in charge...

William Hollingsworth Jr.

...School and graduated from Mercer University in 1955. He spent 2 years in the U.S. Army as a 1st Lieutenant. He was with Blanchard and Calhoun Real Estate Company for 40 years serving as Executive Vice President and managed residential sales. He was also...

Peggy Blanchard

...AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Peggy JoAnn Price Blanchard, 77, loving wife of Albert F. Doc Blanchard, Sr., entered into rest Friday, September...survivors include her sons, Albert F. Blanchard, Jr., and his wife Cindy of North Augusta...

Near fatal beating results in prison term

...Monday.Walter Lee Hopper, 45, pleaded guilty in Richmond County Superior Court to aggravated assault. Judge James G. Blanchard Jr. sentenced Hopper to serve seven years in prison followed by 13 years probation.The night of July 2, Hopper threw Paul...

Biz Bits

...attorney at Nimmons & Malchow P.C. in Augusta. AMANDA HOLLIMONAward/honor: Named the top listing agent for August from Blanchard and Calhoun Real Estate Co. RAYMOND CHADWICKAward/honor: Named in Best Lawyers in America 2015, based on a peer-review...

Augusta area to see heightened road patrol this Labor Day

...County Sheriff's Office Lt. Lewis Blanchard clearly outlined the mission for the...weekend."Our goal is to save lives," Blanchard said. "That begins with public awareness...County to conduct a sobriety checkpoint.Blanchard said multiple checkpoints will be in...