Aiken County Council | The Augusta Chronicle

...Bureau | Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010 Aiken County Council The Aiken County Council is comprised of an at-large council chairman and eight members elected to represent individual districts. Project Jackson leaders say there are many steps...

Lexington County Council to discuss removing indicted ex-Sheriff Metts' name from building

...wrongdoing."The community is speaking pretty loud about their opinion about what should be done here," said county council Chairman Johnny Jeffcoat, who had voted to put Metts' name on the building.Not everyone on council is ready to act, including...

Who OK'd spending?

...chairs, $39,639;? Conference room: 16 chairs, $10,475;? Council Chamber: eight chairs, $9,731? Council chairman's office: $36,000-plus;? Executive chair: $1,666? Armchairs (four): $6,616These are just few...

Former SC governor James B. Edwards dies at 87

...the best solutions for his community, state, and nation." U.S. Sen. Tim Scott, a former Charleston County Council chairman, said Edwards was an early mentor of his, and he'll be "forever thankful for his advice."Entering the 1974...

Probation advisory council investigates company, won't recommend policy

...Georgia Probation Inc. She did not appear at the meeting nor was there an attorney representing her or the company.Council Chairman Michael Terrell, Coweta County's chief probation officer, recommended that the council revoke the company's...

North Augusta library creates holiday display, re-exhibits Nativity after outcry

...removing the Nativity.Many calls and a letter addressed to the library board of trustees and Dawson from Aiken County Council Chairman Ronnie Young, asking that they reconsider returning the Nativity scene to public display, prompted Dawson to discuss...

Aiken voters might see sales tax increase on ballot

...are getting in position to spread their message. Freddie Grimm, North Augusta High School's School Improvement Council chairman, is part of a campaign to show the community that the schools desperately need the money.Grimm warned against letting...

Gold Cross wins Augusta EMS zone recommendation

...Tourna ment and at least two who acknowledged receiving donated EMS equipment from the company.Favoring Gold Cross, council Chairman Courtney Ter williger said Augusta was misrepresenting what it could provide. The city has only two ambulances...

Council to revisit November selection of area EMS 'zone provider'

...decision after Gold Cross EMS, the city's primary ambulance provider since 2006, filed an appeal.In a letter to council, chairman Gary Pinard, O'Neal said the council's Nov. 15 vote hadn't showed members considered "economy, efficiency...

Across the region

...40-mile driving loop to control biker traffic during the Atlantic Beach Bikefest next Memorial Day. Horry County Council Chairman Mark Lazarus on Monday proposed a shorter 9-mile loop to keep bikers out of residential areas.