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North Augusta mayor says Project Jackson awaits private investment before ballpark

...the TIF district did not have blighted property required by the state statute, but the Supreme Court affirmed a circuit court judge's ruling that favored North Augusta.Scott Gudith, who like Donahue lives in the upscale, riverfront River...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-20/north-augusta-mayor-says-proj
S.C. Supreme Court upholds validity of ordinance allowing North Augusta to finance the new GreenJackets stadium

...defects in that process at all."The Supreme Court's opinion affirmed the August 2014 ruling by South Carolina Circuit Court Judge Ernest Kinard on the TIF District but reversed his decision that North Augusta complied with FOIA. Donohue appealed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-17/sc-supreme-court-upholds
North Augusta, Wyndham Enterprises settle after five years of litigation

...years of litigation between the parties moments before a trial was to begin at the Aiken County Judicial Center. Circuit Court Judge Clifton Newman walked into a near-empty chamber as the opposing attorneys stood outside the courtroom finishing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-06-16/north-augus
S.C. Supreme Court to hear Project Jackson case on Tuesday

...are so confident."Donohue's lawsuit against the development worked its way to the Supreme Court after a state circuit court judge ruled in favor of North Augusta in August. Donohue appealed the decision, and the Supreme Court agreed to bypass...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-03/sc-supreme-court-hear-project
Georgia lawmakers vote as deadline nears

...under a bill headed to the Senate. The House passed the bill 142-21.The bill also gives salary increases to circuit court judges, district attorneys and public defenders.The state would add up to $30,000 annually for those officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-11/georgia-lawmakers-vote-deadli
Plea deal reached in Aiken cop slaying trial

...looked towards Richardson's mother, brother and widow as they read statements to the court.When questioned by Circuit Court Judge Clifton Newman, Carter said he had gone to school through 10th grade, had one daughter and had been treated in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-02/plea-deal-reached-cop-
SC bill would change magistrate selection

...be appointed by a majority vote of the resident circuit court judges in the judicial circuit where the magistrate will...dismissed the proposal to hand selection powers to circuit court judges."I'm not interested in that. They don't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-19/sc-bill-would-change-m
Across the region

...parish churches are the owners of their property, not The Episcopal Church.In a decision handed down Tuesday, Circuit Court Judge Diane Goodstein wrote that the diocese and its churches are "the owners of their real, personal and intellectual...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-02-03/across-region
Jury selected to hear trial in Aiken officer's slaying

...alternates include three white women and one black man.All will be sequestered for the course of the trial, and Circuit Court Judge Clifton Newman asked them to report to the first day of proceedings Monday with a suitcase packed for a two-week...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-29/jury-selected-hear-tri
North Augusta asks state Supreme Court to take up Project Jackson case

...development. He contested whether the development area is blighted, a requirement for a TIF district.After a trial, Circuit Court Judge Ernest Kinard ruled in favor of North Augusta on Aug. 20, a decision Donohue later asked the judge to reconsider...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-10-21/north-augusta-asks-state