Richard McNeely Sr.

...dedicated to helping his customers at Lane Tractor Company find just what they needed. He also served his community as a City Councilman and his country in the Air National Guard. He will be terribly missed but he is now at peace with Jesus Christ, his Lord...

Augustans remember Oscar Baker

...lost one of its stalwarts with the passing of Oscar Baker, a former fire department captain, court bailiff and Augusta city councilman.The big man, perhaps best known for founding the Augusta-Richmond Coun ty Committee for Good Govern ment, died Saturday...

Ga. councilman's pig loose at meeting

GUYTON, Ga. - A pig owned by Alderman Ulysess Eaton made a run for it Tuesday night during a closed session of the city council.

Ga. mayor told to get anger counseling

...that Thompson seek anger management counseling -- comes nearly two weeks after an explosive exchange between Thompson and councilman Alphonso Thomas. Thomas said the mayor threatened to beat him up. Thomas filed a police report on the matter, but the mayor...

Former SC police chief pleads guilty in bribery case

...detained for being in the country illegally.Prosecutors say Amodio took bribes from Danny Frazier, the former Lexington town councilman who was a go-between for Metts and the restaurant owner. Authorities say Amodio lied to a grand jury in 2012 regarding...

Grovetown councilman dies

Grovetown City Councilman Dale Stoddard died early Monday.After concerned friends and relatives weren't able to reach Stoddard, 64, during the weekend...

Across Georgia

Grand jury indicts councilman on child molestation chargesMARIETTA...County prosecutors say a Kennesaw city councilman has been indicted on child molestation...served two terms. His term as a councilman is set to expire in 2017.Messages...

Renee McDowell wins Grovetown race

...City Council.Renee McDowell will fill the unexpired term of Councilman Dale Stoddard, who died June 16. The term expires at the...who runs Georgia Detention Services, is wife of former Councilman Sonny McDowell. She has said she's particularly interested...

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.

Atlanta councilman disbarred

...Georgia Supreme Court has ordered the revocation of an Atlanta city councilman's right to practice law in the state.The high court issued an opinion Monday finding that Councilman Lamar Willis has violated a number of rules contained in the code...