Civic boosters speak out for SPLOST 7

...Macgregor said.Other speakers included pastor and Parade of Quartets host Karlton Howard and businessmen Brad Usry and Ed Presnell.Howard, who also serves on the Augusta Aviation Commission, said that although the tax was "not an ideal package...

Beatles tribute was spectacular

...another opportunity for the community to see Ed Turner and Number Nine this summer, when they do a new reprise of a Beatles album, at the Imperial Theatre. I will be at both shows without hesitation, and I can't wait. Ed Presnell Augusta

Presnell bids chamber farewell

Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce President Ed Presnell stepped down Friday to take an upper management position...Metro Chamber of Commerce presidents in recent years: - Ed Presnell: 2002-05 - Jim West: 1998-2002 - Al Hodge: 1989-97...

Presnell proud Aitken's run kept to 'high road '

His first time running a campaign, Ed Presnell got a candidate elected to an Augusta Commission seat...823-3225 or johnny.edwards@augustachronicle.com. ED PRESNELL AGE: 60 FAMILY: Wife, Deb; two adult daughters OCCUPATION...

Frantom, 36, wins District 7 runoff election in decisive fashion

...We live in a great community, but we need positive transparency in Augusta-Richmond County."Campaign supporter Ed Presnell called the victory "a slaughter" that "turns the cycle" for local government.Harris, whom the commission appointed...

Dine & Dish: Sports Center burgers score with regulars, newbies

...amazing ? a touch of sophistication you might not expect at a typical sports bar.On the way out, we also ran into Ed Presnell, former president of the Augusta-Richmond County Chamber of Commerce and a downtown resident. He and his wife, Deb...

District 7 needs Frantom

I urge the voters to select Sean Frantom on Tuesday for the sake of Augusta's transition to the future leaders.

Optimism abounds about Ray Guy's Pro Football Hall of Fame chances

Ed Presnell remembers the day well.Seven years ago, he and his wife and two Augusta Sports Council members were driving to Thomson, Ga...

Photos, stories offer look back 70 years after D-Day

...photo slideshows of images from that longest day in June 1944.I also received this postcard from my friend and yours, Ed Presnell, who had a special reason to see Europe this summer."Greetings from Berlin," he wrote. "My sisters and I have...

Ray Guy Award was boost for punter, Augusta Sports Council

...punting with his leg extended high in the air.For Tammy Stout, the executive director of the council at the time, and Ed Presnell, then president of the council, the award was a no-brainer."There definitely was a dual purpose in creating that...