Davis wins mayor; SPLOST loses

...percent of the votes. Commissioner District 1 won by Doug Duncan with 77 percent of the votes. Columbia County Board of Education District 3 won by Sleeper with 60 percent of the votes. 9:55 p.m.ATLANTA -- Republicans and Democrats will both...

Columbia County sample ballot

...David Roper)J. David Roper * Columbia County Board Of Education, District 2Kristi Baker * Columbia County Board Of Education, District 3Staten HeardMike Sleeper * REPUBLICAN BALLOT For United States SenatePaul Collins BrounArthur A. "Art...

6 more qualify to seek Augusta offices

...the full-time post.Also signing up Thursday were Monique Braswell and Charlie Hannah for Richmond County Board of Education District 2, Venus Cain for school board Super District 9 and Wayne Guilfoyle for Augusta Commission District 8, said...

Mason, Blocker-Adams sign up to run for Augusta mayor

...qualified to run for District 6.No one had qualified in any of the other local May 20 elections, including Board of Education districts 3, 7 and 9 or commission District 8.To qualify, candidates pay a fee and sign an affidavit stating they...

School board incumbent touts experience, challenger says new blood needed

There's little disagreement about the issues in the Richmond County Board of Education District 1 race.Both candidates say student achievement, management of a crippled budget and improving graduation rates are top priorities...

District 8 school board race pits two-time incumbent against political newcomer

Depending on which candidate you ask, the Richmond County Board of Education District 8 race needs a veteran with experience or a newcomer to replace officials who have overstayed their welcome.The two-term incumbent...

Local Election Day 2012 Winners

Check back all night for a list of Election Night winners for state and national races important to Richmond, Columbia and Aiken counties.

Richmond County sample ballot for Nov. 6

Here are the choices facing Richmond County voters Nov. 6.

Marion Barnes, Lucien Williams vie for Richmond County school board District 1 seat

Incumbent Marion Barnes and Lucien Williams are running for the Richmond County Board of Education District 1 seat.

Rants & Raves

...support.I HAVE KNOWN Lucien Williams for many years and I would highly recommend him for the Rich mond County Board of Education District 1 opening. His solid background in the financial area would make him well suited to tackle the money issues...