Backs Brad Owens for change

...the Richmond County Board of Education by voting for Brad Owens. His youth, energy and good ideas will be an appreciated...So I say, let's try something different and elect Brad Owens to the board. Julee Bode, Augusta

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More news outside Municipal Building than inside

...May or Pro Tem Grady Smith collapsed into the arms of Brad Owens and was taken to the hospital in an ambulance."I let...S.C., where he is recuperating."Thank God for Brad Owens," Smith said. "I was sitting in my Expedition eating...

Augusta named site for sci-fi film production

...known only by the initials E.Q., is written and will be directed by Paul J. Salamoff, said film office director Brad Owens.Salamoff is a 20-year film industry veteran with many special effects and makeup credits, many in horror and science...

Need for Augusta film office debated

...Commission members Tuesday."We feel like we could do a better job than anybody else; the facts bear that out," said Brad Owens, head of the Augusta Film Office currently housed in the 600 Broad building.But the effort has encountered unexpected...

Augusta Film Office effort sent for more study

...was a big victory in one respect, because every commissioner said they support going after the film business," said Brad Owens, head of the nonprofit Augusta Film Office seeking the official designation.The office did not, however, get the...

Board authorizes $15.5 million in Laney-Walker bonds

...Laney-Walker and Bethlehem redevelopment project and borrow up to $5 million more to continue it.URA members Bob Young, Brad Owens and Bonnie Ruben authorized a resolution Wednesday setting the maximum amount of the new loan, but not without calling...

City officials started tricks before Halloween

...of one, notify your commissioner. WANT IT SCREWED UP AND COSTING MORE THAN IT SHOULD? THEN LET GOVERNMENT DO IT: Brad Owens, the head of the nonprofit Augusta Film Office, has asked commissioners for a 12-month, no-cost contract to represent...

Laney-Walker, Bethlehem work still short on funds

...the $750,000 the projects are guaranteed in tourism enhancement fees, leaving just $100,000 for new investment.Brad Owens, who serves on the Urban Redevelopment Agency expected to refund the bonds, said he had been asking for the bond documents...

Critical columnist prompts terse reply

...Several times in the past few months, Brad Owens has used his political column in...yours. "I refer specifically to Brad Owens, who works in your Augusta, Georgia...president of CC Air Inc., about Brad Owens. May 28, 2001 Mr. Tim Coon, President...

Thin-skinned mayor

Brad Owens: political gadfly and perennial candidate, former Ku Klux Klansman David...of published insults from an employee of yours. I refer specifically to Brad Owens ... I just don't think your employees should talk that way about your...

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