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Inglewood, Calif., celebrates stadium deal, awaits NFL team

...officials are working to come up with a suitable stadium deal.Despite the remaining hurdles, Tuesday night's late 5-0 council vote prompted Mayor James T. Butts to declare it's "time to celebrate." The hours of public comments that preceded...
Harlem officials to meet Friday about coming budget shortfalls

...sheriff's office to provide law enforcement services to the city.Though nothing is final until the Harlem City Council votes, "it appears to be off the table," Rizner said of the possible agreement."By no means is anything decided...
Lexington County Council to discuss removing indicted ex-Sheriff Metts' name from building

...with some worried it was dangerous to honor a living person. The opponents were able to put in a provision to allow a council vote to remove Metts' name.Metts served Lexington County for 42 years before his indictment during the summer. Prosecutors...
Washington Police Department defunded, closed by Council vote

The Washington (Ga.), police department is no more. Washington City Council voted 4-3 to defund the police department at Thursday night's meeting, with Mayor Ames Barnett breaking the 3-3 council member tie.
Aiken County council votes to increase salaries of all county positions

Aiken County sheriff's deputies will see a bigger payday this fiscal year, and it won't come from a millage increase, the Aiken County Council decided Tuesday.
Company plans entertainment resort near Ga. coast

...spokeswoman for EPIC Adventures, said a final design for the project is still ongoing.She agreed that the Aug. 25 city council vote was a significant step."It sets out the roles and responsibilities of the developer, as well as the city, and provides...
UGA raising grade requirements to graduate with honors; won't affect students until 2018

...harder in the future for UGA students to get those Latin phrases attached to their diplomas after a recent University Council vote.Acting on a proposal from the council's educational affairs committee, the council adopted tougher cutoffs in a...
Aiken County Council votes on Project Jackson tonight

The Aiken County Council is scheduled to meet at 7 p.m. today , and a Project Jackson vote is on the table.
Committee gives Gold Cross Augusta EMS zone

...said.Commissioners reached Thursday, including Alvin Mason and Donnie Smith, said they will wait until the full council votes to decide what to do next.Sias, who is running for a commission seat, said the company shouldn't have bid for...
Project Jackson passes second council vote

Aiken County Council voted 6-3 in favor of the second reading of the plan during a special meeting that included a public hearing Tuesday night at Aiken Technical College.