Deke Copenhaver | The Augusta Chronicle

...March 4, 2010 Deke Copenhaver First elected in a Dec. 6, 2005, runoff to fill the unexpired term of former mayor Bob Young, Mr. Copenhaver won election to a full term in November 2006 with 65 percent of the vote. In his 2006 campaign...

Augusta officials heap praise on Mayor Deke Copenhaver at Toast & Roast

...Deke is by far the shortest. I greatly appreciate that. I had to stand on my toes when I got my picture made with Bob Young and Willie Mays."Whenever I got angry, whenever I got upset, whenever I got fired, I used to go talk to Deke. He...

Few appear qualified

Bob Young's Oct. 26 column ("The 'M' word: Why aren't more politicians talking about our money?") was dead-on. I couldn't...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Oka'Chaffa Indian Festival in new spot, at new price

...recording artist Dick Flood) who co-founded the festival with part-Cherokee Chipa Wolfe and former Augusta Mayor Bob Young originally to promote Phinzy Swamp Nature Park.Oka'Chaffa means "one water" in Chickasaw and is a reference to the...

City Ink: Talk of roids is all the rage in Augusta

...habits.""I'm against any tax right now," said Greenbaum."I think it's all wet," said former Augusta Mayor Bob Young. BUT WHERE THERE'S ROIDS, THERE'S RAGE: The Richmond County Sheriff's Office didn't have enough deputies...

The 'M' word: Why aren't more politicians talking about our money?

I'm looking for someone who will talk about my money and understands why this is important to me.

Bob Young retiring from Southeastern Natural Sciences Academy

Former Augusta Mayor Bob Young is stepping down as president and chief executive officer of the South eastern Natural Sci ences Aca demy, the research and education...

Rants & Raves

...will send you a bottle of hand sanitizer. Don't you see those doggies want you to pet them? Shame on you. I THINK BOB Young needs to have his haircut to a reasonable length ? not GI length, but enough to make it presentable. I think it looks...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Oka' Chaffa Indian Festival to move to new location

...day," Wolfe said in a recent e-mail.The move was necessitated by festival co-founder and former Augusta Mayor Bob Young's retirement from the Phinizy Swamp Center for Water Sciences (as it is now known).The park's board of directors...

Redevelopment board likes look of Laney-Walker

...presentation by Housing and Com mu nity Development Director Chester Wheeler, there were plenty of questions from board members Bob Young, the former Augusta mayor; downtown activist Brad Owens; Broad Street businesswoman Bonnie Ruben; and Libertarian party...