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Augusta's 5 mayoral candidates participate in forum

...that the next mayor will "get right to work with your current mayor, your current commissioners" and enjoy seven months...questioned Mason's role in job creation, adding that current Mayor Deke Copenhaver "has done some significant things...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-03-25/augustas-5-mayoral-candidates-parti
City Ink: Candidates get back to their real lives

...around included the usual Disney characters, Elvis and Jesus.Former Augusta mayors Larry Sconyers and Bob Young and current Mayor Deke Copenhaver tied with four each, unless you throw out votes for "Deek Copenhagen" and "Keep Deke."Upon hearing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-05-24/city-ink-candid
Rants & Raves

...BLOCKER-ADAMS seems like a very pleasant lady, but she strikes me as too much "sunshine and lollipops," like the current mayor. Augusta needs a real leader in the mayor's office who will take controversial stands and do what is right, not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-07-09/rants-raves
Ed Koch, former NY mayor, dies

...Koch, a Democrat, crossed party lines to support him and spoke at the Republican convention. He also endorsed current Mayor Michael Bloomberg's re-election efforts at a time when Bloomberg was a Republican. Koch described himself as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2013-02-01/ed-koch-former-ny-mayor-di
The 'Powers' of Augusta Mayor

...exactly the mayor does or is supposed to do. I've read the platforms of those seeking the office, and I read about current Mayor Deke Copenhaver's legacy (a word I've never liked). And it all reminds me a lot of that movie Napoleon Dynamite...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/gregory-gelpi/2014-02-11/powers-a
Who'll be the next Augusta mayor?

...five candidates professes to have a vision for the city's future and the ability to carry it out. They include the current mayor, a former mayor, a former state legislator, a downtown businesswoman and a nursery owner who's a newcomer to politics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/27/met_360846.shtml
Metro
Freshly elected members to take oath, do business

...Johnny Hatney was sworn in in December. Topping the list of items facing the board is the election of a mayor pro tem. Current Mayor Pro Tem Marion Williams and Commissioner Andy Cheek are seeking the job. Mr. Cheek, who will be nominated by Commissioner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/03/met_37959.shtml
Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Gives opinions on Grovetown race

...back in 1995 and if the monies appropriated for this project are not used, they must be returned to the county. Our current mayor and long-term councilmembers have worked hard and sought every possible grant to better the quality of life in Grovetown...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/29/edi_275630.shtml
Editorials
Ex-mayor likes his job

...he sees a parallel between how the commission reacted to his initiatives when he was mayor and the way it reacts to current Mayor Bob Young's initiatives. Last Tuesday, the board sent Mr. Young's latest initiative, a strict ethics ordinance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/11/met_272597.shtml
Metro
New year, same old song; issues mire in racial ire

...on a retreat to try to improve communication. On the mayor pro tem issue, Commissioner Richard Colclough nominated current Mayor Pro Tem Marion Williams, and Commissioner Don Grantham nominated Mr. Cheek. The votes for each fell along racial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/04/met_39893.shtml
Metro | Deke Copenhaver | Augusta-Richmond County Commission