City Ink: Budgets show Augusta commissioners' love of travel

...commissioners who love to travel and don't want anything to change is reflected in a 2006 comment from then-Commissioner Calvin Holland when then-Commissioner Andy Cheek proposed cutting the travel budget by 20 percent."Twenty percent is not a pinhead...

Best to ease into retirement when writers need your help

...was if the commission voted unanimously to allow it. Mr. Grantham, Jimmy Smith and Alvin Mason voted no, with Calvin Holland abstaining.Mr. Cheek said hard feelings remain over various issues that came up when he was on the board. Mr...

James Brown not going anywhere

...so openly for fear of creating a controversy themselves, especially in light of calls for unity from Commissioner Calvin Holland and state Rep. Wayne Howard during last week's coliseum authority meeting.Some authority members would like to...

Deputy Administrator Tameka Allen named interim administrator

...wanted copies of the hard drives from Russell's computer, to see what was on them. Williams and former Commissioner Calvin Holland made the same request in 2007 after a city law department employee was found to be conducting private business on...

Prince ideal for House seat

I urge constituents in District 127 to go out and vote for Brian Prince on Nov. 5.

No action taken on commissioners' conflicts

...any companies involved might be barred from again doing business with the city.Lockett cited former Com missioner Calvin Holland's censure by the commission in 2007 after he told a subordinate of a department head to remove the hard drive from...

Faith calendar

...706) 798-1882WILLIAMS MEMORIAL CHRISTIAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL: Men & Women's Day 11 a.m. Sunday, April 21, Calvin Holland; (706) 733-9430GREATER YOUNG ZION MISSIONARY BAPTIST: Spring revival 7 p.m. March 19-21, the Rev. Q...

Commissioner conflicts on Tuesday's agenda

...agenda item to Mayor Deke Copenhaver last week, Lockett cited the commission's 2007 censure of then-Commissioner Calvin Holland for instructing an employee to access material on City Administrator Fred Russell's computer.In that instance...

Augusta Commission censures members over work for city

...the city dime. The last time the commission voted to censure one of its own was in 2007, when former Commissioner Calvin Holland was punished for asking an employee to retrieve information from City Administrator Fred Russell's computer...

Faith calendar

...College Day 11 a.m. Sunday, March 17, Dr. Marcus Tillery; Men & Women's Day 11 a.m. Sunday, April 21, Calvin Holland; (706) 733-9430WORLD OUTREACH EVANGELISTIC: Family and Friends Day 11 a.m. Sunday, March 17CARPENTERSVILLE...