SC councilman faces child sex charge

GEORGETOWN, S.C. - Authorities say a newly elected Georgetown city councilman has arrested and been charged with a sex crime involving a minor.Local media outlets report that police said 43-year-old...

Charleston voters electing first new mayor in 4 decades

...Ginny Deerin, founder of WINGS for Kids, a program that teaches children social and emotional skills; Charleston City Councilman William Dudley Gregorie; Toby Smith, a pastor and executive director of a community outreach ministry; State Rep...

Put Blair on city council

...When he sets a goal, he persistently works toward it with fervor. That's what you can expect of him as your city councilman. Your vote to elect Eric Blair will assure the citizens of Grovetown a voice with their best interests at heart...

Ex-Augusta city councilman Grady Abrams fulfilled dream with art gallery

Grady Abrams drew up the plans for the 1,680-square-foot structure himself, and through the help of a contractor and by the grace of God, he said, the vision became a reality; the doors to his very own gallery opened about eight years ago.

Trinity Christian Methodist Episcopal Church marks 175th anniversary

...member and first female secretary of the Georgia Demo cratic Party, was a member of Trinity, as was her son, for mer city councilman and for mer Mayor pro-tem Willie Mays. In 1972, Trinity Manor was built on Barton Chapel Road and dedicated as...

Phoenix freeway shooting suspect: 'I'm the wrong guy'

...show him firing guns into the desert toward a palm tree, exclaiming "whoo" after squeezing off a round.Phoenix City Councilman Sal DiCiccio, who received updates about the arrest from police, said the suspect tried to pawn the gun used in...

Lee Beard legacy lives on at dedication of new Augusta Commission chamber

An Augusta city councilman elected in 1995 to represent the consolidated government, Lee Beard died in office in 2003.

Former Augusta city councilman Oscar Baker dies

Former Augusta city Coun­cilman Oscar Baker died Saturday at a North Au­gusta nursing home, longtime colleague Richard Isdell said.

North Augusta mayor says Project Jackson awaits private investment before ballpark

...surprised by the number of e-mails I've gotten and people on the street that have gotten so excited," Jones said.City Councilman Fletcher Dickert said the residents he represents are eager for North Augusta's growth."The overwhelming majority...

Job announcements give hope to Millen

...turned on a computer," Underwood said. "We had to go in and teach them how to write a resume. That was all new."City Councilman Robin Scott said the economic devastation to Mil len from the shutdowns was tremendous. People flocked out of the...