Majority in poll support tax package

...different opinion."When they passed the rain tax, they don't deserve the SPLOST anymore," said former county Republican Party Chairman Dave Barbee. "They've had 30 years to deal with drainage with SPLOST and they've chosen to use...

Pick Goodwin in Dist. 122

...qualified of all the candidates running for State House District 122. She has served as chairwoman of the Columbia County Republican Party and the Columbia County Convention and Visitors Bureau. She has held many top leadership positions in educational...

Growth and traffic concerns dominate District 3 debate in Columbia County

...Spears and Russell Wilder answer a range of questions during the two-hour event, sponsored by the Columbia County Republican Party.The candidates will face off in the Nov. 3 special election. Early voting began on Monday.Spears, a State...

Around the block

The Richmond County Republican Party's monthly breakfast is being held Saturday, Sept. 12, at 9 a.m. at Oliviana's in Surrey Center.The cost is $10.For...

Candidates for state, local seats speak at Columbia County forum

...Group.Four candidates qualified to run for the open seat ? Pat Goodwin, a former chairwoman of the Columbia County Republican Party and the Columbia County Convention and Visitors Bureau; Jodi Lott, a registered nurse and co-owner of Evans...

Mayor Hardie Davis' plagiarism scandal takes the cake

...Breakfast with Republicans: Saturday's Columbia County Republican Party breakfast featuring candidates for the Georgia...Sounds Good: After the breakfast, former Richmond County Republican Party Chairman Dave Barbee analyzed the event."Low...

Augusta commissioners all talk this week on rain tax

...My response is when Ben Harbin ran 20 years ago, how was he qualified? He was a past chair of the Columbia County Republican Party. I served on the Development Authority of Columbia County; Chamber of Com merce of Columbia County focusing...

Crowd of candidates grows by two for Georgia House District 122 seat

...September and November, but the governor could choose another date.Goodwin, former chairwoman of the Columbia County Republican Party and the Columbia County Convention and Visitor's Bureau, said Wednesday she has long-considered a run for...

Huckabee campaigns in Aiken

AIKEN -- Presidential candidate Mike Hucka bee (left) poses for photo during a stop Tuesday in Aiken. The former Arkansas governor and television host took part in a luncheon in Aiken sponsored by the Ai ken County Republican Party.

Upcoming Calendar

...Elijah LLC; limited seating, registration required; (706) 364-3764, burroughselijah.comUPCOMINGRICHMOND COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY MONTHLY BREAKFAST: 9 a.m. Saturday, July 11, Piccadilly Cafeteria; Helen Minchew, speaker; $10; (706...