Commissioner Donnie Smith resigns

...Tim Martin; and former Repub lican Party official Dave Barbee.Another name mentioned, former District 7 Commis sioner Jerry Brig ham, who served two terms, is term-limited and prevented by city ordinance from holding the seat until he sits out a full...

Joe Jackson escapes rocky government ship

...fertile field to keep plowing, Gardnyr Michael set up an office on Courthouse Lane. But then Commissioners Don Grantham and Jerry Brig ham, the only ones who voted against the swap, convinced their colleagues to get out of it in 2007, and with McNabb's assistance...

Navy Brig testing biometric tracking

...S.C. -- The Navy's Consolidated Brig, which holds some high-profile terrorism...biometrics like we're doing it in the brig," said Allan Turner, a researcher for...of Justice, which is working with the brig on the project. The brig is where Jose...

Featured obituary: Retired Brig. Gen. Robert L. Scott

WARNER ROBINS, Ga. - Retired Brig. Gen. Robert L. Scott, the World War II flying ace who told of his exploits in his book God is My Co-Pilot, died Monday...

Clinton accepts NAACP invite

...18 at Bible Way Church on Atlas Road in Columbia. A ceremony will mark the 53rd anniversary of the Clarendon County case, Brigs vs. Elliot, that led to the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Brown v. Board of Education, which outlawed segregation in...

The Artside: Summer series includes workshop with artist Lambeth

...of the Confederacy, the exhibit includes paintings of the defenses of Charleston, S.C., done in 1864 on commission from Brig. Gen. Thomas Jordan, chief of staff to Gen. P.G.T. Beauregard.? At the Gertrude Herbert Institute of Art, the Creel-Harison...

The Artside: Arts community in Augusta is in full bloom for April

...Gadsby Chapman, was working. In 1861, he returned to America and enlisted in the Confederate Army. He was commissioned by Brig. Gen. Thomas Jordan, chief of staff to Gen. P.G.T. Beauregard, to create the paintings of Charleston's defenses...

Holiday events

...Corps Detachment, Navy Information Operations Command and 480th Air Force Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Group; Brig. Gen. John Morrison, speakerMEMORIAL DAY CEREMONY: 11 a.m. today, Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Milledgeville...

U.S. citizen held at brig seeks better conditions

...lawyers," said attorney Jonathan Hafetz, who asked a federal judge to order better conditions for Ali al-Marri at a Navy brig in nearby Hanahan. The government claims Mr. al-Marri had links to al-Qaida and was a national security threat. Acting...

Q&A: General discusses health issues

Brig. Gen. Robert F. Griffin, a decorated Vietnam...In his first 2 1/2 months on the job, Brig. Gen. Griffin has met with staff and patients...one-hour interview with The Augusta Chronicle, Brig. Gen. Griffin discussed those plans, as...