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

...the 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 doing business...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-11/georgias-democratice-senate-c
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-06-16/grovetown-councilman-die
Incumbent councilmen win contest

...votes and 100 percent, and Henry J. Riddlehoover, with 16 votes and 88.14 percent were easily re-elected. Neither the mayor nor the councilmen faced opponents in the nonpartisan election. Reach Pat Willis at (803) 279-6895.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/03/met_272401.shtml
Metro | Aiken City Council
Longtime sheriff pleads not guilty in bribery case

...the country illegally and who were being detained.Indictments detail phone calls between Metts and a former Lexington Town councilman, who prosecutors say acted as a go-between for the owner of several Mexican restaurants. Metts accepted cash in exchange...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-07-01/longtime-sheriff-pleads-not-guilty-
Aiken council approves bonds for Bridgestone factory

AIKEN - Aiken County councilmen paved the way Tuesday night for Bridgestone/Firestone Inc. to...Bridgestone, Assistant County Administrator Joan Wilson said. Councilmen voted to allow Bridgestone to pay at least $900,000 in fees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/09/03/met_214081.shtml
Metro | Aiken County Council
News you can use

...BACK IN TIME Jan. 7, 1942 Installation of seven new city councilmen, the possibility of a reduction in the tax rate and consideration...about $30,000 was realized during the past year. Incoming councilmen are Robert J. Watson, O.K. Stansell, Frank X. May...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/07/met_331611.shtml
Metro | Aiken County Board of Education | Columbia County Board of Education | North Augusta City Council
Council delays sheriff's new traffic division

...Tuesday meeting, at least three councilmen objected to the plan that...this year's budget. But councilmen felt there were too many unanswered...initiative will pass," said councilman Eddie Butler, who supported...officers on the road. Several councilmen just needed some things clarified...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/21/met_250846.shtml
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Seeks vote on Edgefield zoning issues

Three cheers for Edgefield County Councilman Norman Dorn and his vote against zoning at a recent "impromptu" council meeting. Unlike his fellow councilmen, Mr. Dorn voted based on the overwhelming input of those he represents, as well as those...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/30/edi_286364.shtml
Editorials
Banner enemies retract

...Thursday to protest the employers of councilmen who voted against an anti-flag resolution...Robinson said. Mr. Robinson and City Councilman Billy Williams announced plans for a...Champus Claims Processing Center, where Councilman Rick Woodard works. Mr. Woodard voted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/17/met_278225.shtml
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News you can use

...department in the city, and provides salary reductions for councilmen, members of the Civil Service Commission and city employees...above $100 a month. The proposal was heatedly opposed by Councilman Tom Maloney of the Fifth Ward.Activities and entertainment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/07/met_408000.shtml
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