Dedications, renovations are easier said than done

...tions and served in that capacity for 20 years before being named county administrator, after which she was state elections director from 1996 until her retirement in 2005. She deserves the recognition, and what could be more fitting than naming...

Advocacy groups question Georgia elections officials after voters face hassles at polls

...Voters also faced hassles at polling places Tuesday and some were linked to elections staff errors.DeKalb County Elections Director Maxine Daniels told WSB-TV that some voters at a polling place had to use paper ballots because machines were...

Early voting begins Wednesday in Columbia County commission District 3 runoff

...County Board of Com missioners' District 3 seat.Elections Director Nancy Gay said early voting will be held from 8...500 Faircloth Drive, Building E, in Evans.Elections Director Nancy Gay said the last day for absentee ballots...

Elections officials expect turnout to increase with weekend voting

...Friday was the busiest day so far for early voting in the Nov. 4 general election but Augusta-Richmond County's elections director expects things to pick up with seven straight days of voting opportunities starting Saturday."Ten days out from...

Venus Cain wants new term on Richmond County Board of Education to continue district initiatives

...accept or spend more than $2,500, exempting him from having to file campaign reports, according to department of elections director Lynn Bailey.Cain said her campaign strategy has been the same as her style as an elected official - to connect...

Democrats, Republicans view Sunday voting differently

...County, no request for Sunday voting has surfaced."Two people came in that were hot over the issue," Board of Elections Director Nancy Gay said. "They said they hope we do not do it."Gay said the county of more than 75,000 active registered...

39 become new citizens

...the country's historic civic clubs, such as the Daughters of the American Revolution.Richmond County Board of Elections Director Lynn Bailey also attended the ceremony and afterward helped nine of the new citizens perform their second act of citizenship...

Pardon Our Mess: Ordinance requires campaign signs be removed

...Augusta's code enforcement division mailed a letter to candidates Friday reminding them to remove signs, said Board of Elections Director Lynn Bailey. In the past two weeks, the elections office has forwarded complaints about specific signs to the...

Ron Cross, Doug Duncan easily win Columbia County Commission races

...and the commissioners to understand the issues and hit the ground running in January," he said.Columbia County Elections Director Nancy Gay said she was "very disappointed" with voter turnout considering the number of races. She wasn't sure...

Election moves forward without Blocker-Adams

Helen Blocker-Adams has withdrawn from the Augusta mayoral race, Augusta-Richmond County Elections Director Lynn Bailey said Monday.