District 7 Commission runoff today

...usually does affect turnout," said Richmond County Board of Elections Executive Director Lynn Bailey. "I still think...percent."A lower expected turnout doesn't mean the board of elections can scrimp on staffing polling places, however...

Harris, Frantom reminding District 7 voters to exercise right in April 14 runoff

...percent in Precinct 707, which votes at Vineyard Church.Lynn Bailey, the executive director of the Richmond County Board of Elections, said she projected 10 to 15 percent turnout for the runoff.Registered District 7 voters can cast early ballots...

District 7 candidate forums planned

...meeting. Meetings take place at Julian Smith Casino Barbecue Pit, 3 Milledge Road.Advance voting at the downtown board of elections office, 535 Telfair St., started Monday.

Registration deadline for special Augusta Commission election is Tuesday

...March 17 special election to fill the unexpired term of Donnie Smith on the Augusta Commission.Richmond County Board of Elections Executive Director Lynn Bailey said voting-age residents of District 7 can register online or change their address...

Harris leads in District 7 fundraising race

...between March 2 and Tuesday is required to file a report of each donation within two days, said Richmond County Board of Elections Executive Director Lynn Bailey. None had as of Thursday, she said.

District 7 candidates spar over power, need for stormwater fees at forum

...the check," Harris said. "That money was already cut."Early voting is ongoing for District 7 voters at the board of elections office, 535 Telfair St. Another forum and an endorsement of one of the three candidates is planned for 6:30 p...

Pittman shows genuine concern

...the three men in the District 7 race for Augusta Commission, only one ? Sonny Pittman ? cared enough to ask the Board of Elections to conduct advance voting at the Warren Road Recreation Center or National Hills Baptist Church. They turned him...

Early voting in Augusta Commission District 7 race starts today

...advance voting in the March 17 special election for Augusta Commission District 7 start Monday at the Richmond County Board of Elections office.Registered voters who live in District 7 can cast ballots early for any reason from 8:30 a.m. to 5...

Rants & Raves

...Why does Rep. Earnest Smith still have campaign signs all over south Augusta and Hephzibah? Maybe the R.C. Board of Elections should fine him by now. I THINK TIGER WOODS should take a long vacation!

Frantom says he'll seek District 7 commission post

...Augusta commissioner Donnie Smith.Candidates have until noon Wednesday to qualify to run in the Richmond County Board of Elections office, 535 Telfair St., for the March 17 special election.Frantom, development director for Ronald McDonald...