Across Georgia

...identifies Cochran as a devout Christian and as the city's fire chief, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported.City councilman Alex Wan, who is openly gay, said Reed should investigate whether Cochran's views have affected LGBT employees...

Across the region

...is being sought in the shooting death of a Chester city councilman.Chester County Sheriff Alex Underwood said Friday...arrest warrant identifies Moore as the man who shot City Councilman Odell Williams on Nov. 4.Authorities said 20-year-old...

The Way We Were: Political targets

...than protested?Remember the days when a preacher/city councilman or a mayor more familiar with pianos than pistols...right is Travis Barnes, not only a former Augusta City Councilman, but also a pastor.Columbia County Sheriff Otis...

Grovetown hires Harlem police chief

...replace Gary Owens, who resigned Aug. 22.A Grovetown committee including Human Resources Manager Elaine Matthews, City Councilman Dennis Trudeau, and retired and active law enforcement officers narrowed the applications down to eight. Those candidates...

Deal is the best choice

...enough to re-elect him.Our choice is clear ? vote to re-elect Gov. Deal on Nov. 4.(The writer was a Blythe city councilman from 2007 to 2011, and is president of the CSRA Citizen's Forum.)

41-year-old murder case of 24-year-old Paine College professor still unsolved

...insistence of Grady Abrams, who discovered her body at her Ruby Drive home on June 17, 1973.Abrams, a former city councilman, found his girlfriend of around one year partially clothed in bed. Police later determined she had been strangled...

Georgia's Democratice Senate candidate, Michelle Nunn, to return contributions linked to ex-convict

...top Democratic recruits this year with a campaign crafted to woo independents.Murrell, a former assistant to a city councilman in Oakland, Calif., was sentenced in 1995 to a year and a day in prison for accepting a bribe from a developer...

IPO allowed Google to make big bet it can become indispensable

...cost of living steadily escalates."If you already own a home here, you are golden," says Michael Kasperzak, a city councilman in Google's hometown of Mountain View, Calif. "If you don't, you are in a world of hurt."The median price...

Report: Ga. governments have weak nepotism rules

...appropriately enforced.In one case, Gwinnett County lets an elected official supervise his own girlfriend. An Atlanta city councilman votes on government spending that funds the paychecks of his brothers and sisters. In Clayton County, an employee...

Charles Stephens Jr.

...exactly when their mail had arrived. Speakie was very active in the Wrens community serving as a volunteer fireman, city councilman, and an officer for Wrens Memorial Cemetery. He was the last surviving charter member of American Legion Post 229...