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Sylvia Cooper | The Augusta Chronicle

...thoughts about Augusta politics. Saturday, Aug 2, 2014 When Mayor Deke Copenhaver's meeting to recommend a new city administrator convened behind closed doors Wednesday, there were only five votes to hire Oscar Rodriguez, not the eight he said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/authors/sylvia-cooper
Faith Calendar

...Sheriff Richard Roundtree, Fire Chief Chris James, Richmond County Superintendent of Schools Angela Pringle, City Administrator Janice Allen Jackson and Solicitor General Kelly McIntyre; freeUNIVERSITY PARKWAY CHURCH OF GOD: Men's Ministry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-12-12/faith-calendar
City Ink: Politicians stuffed with favors at potluck

...made it out of.And ironically, Fire Chief Chris James' candied sweet potatoes were burnt. Worse yet, when city Administrator Janice Jackson presented her flaming dessert ? Bananas Foster ? James grabbed the nearest fire extinguisher and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-12-13/city-ink-politi
Augusta Commission passes 2015 budget with stormwater fee, raises for deputies

Weighing commission support for pricey budget adds and new fees, new City Administrator Janice Allen Jackson secured seven supporting votes from Augusta Commission members Tuesday, enough to pass a 2015 budget.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-02/augusta-commission-passe
Augusta can develop a true 'shelter' for animals, not a death house

...that was recommended by me, then proposed by Animal Services Director Sharon Broady, accepted by the interim city administrator and Augusta commissioners, then abandoned by the director ? would have been of tremendous help to the department...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-11-29/augusta-can-deve
Faith Calendar

...Sheriff Richard Roundtree, Fire Chief Chris James, Richmond County Superintendent of Schools Dr. Angela Pringle, City Administrator Ms. Janice Jackson and Solicitor General Kelly McIntyre, freeABILENE BAPTIST: Singing Christmas Tree 7 p.m...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-11-28/faith-calendar
Faith calendar

...Sheriff Richard Roundtree, Fire Chief Chris James, Richmond County Superintendent of Schools Angela Pringle, City Administrator Janice Jackson and Solicitor General Kelly McIntyre; freeABILENE BAPTIST: Singing Christmas Tree; 7 p.m. Friday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-12-05/faith-calendar
Broader audit, more terminations sought as administration changes

...close compatriot of Mayor Deke Copenhaver and former city administrator Fred Russell, Wheeler oversaw spending of millions...but they didn't do that," Johnson said.New city administrator Janice Allen Jackson said her first 13 days felt...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-12-05/broader-audit-more-termi
Hyde Park residents question spending

A bevy of upset Hyde Park residents were on hand for new city Administrator Janice Allen Jackson's first commission meeting Tuesday, demanding to know where $4 million in relocation funds had been spent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-18/hyde-park-residents-ques
Augusta officials heap praise on Mayor Deke Copenhaver at Toast & Roast

...from Clark and other Fort Gordon commanders; Augusta Commis sion members; former assistant Karyn Nixon; former city Administrator Fred Russell; friends Tori and Brae Boardman and Tim Moses, whose one-liners went on so long that the moderator...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-11-15/augusta-officia