A bridge to our past

...bridge is significant in a number of ways.It is a national historic landmark, having been dedicated in 1914 by former President William Howard Taft. It is a lasting memorial to one of Augusta's great heroes ? and its name keeps his alive...

Spearman leads SC superintendent money race

...who of Republican politics." The fundraiser last month followed the endorsement of her late husband's boss, former President George H.W. Bush.Byars said Atwater will now concentrate on campaigning in South Carolina.Coming in third...

Despite ad, George H.W. Bush to endorse GOP nominee in Georgia Senate race

...nominee Michelle Nunn, a former executive at the Bush-inspired Points of Light Foundation, uses images of the former president in her ads that try to paint her as a bipartisan leader.Hoping to head off confusion, Bush spokesman Jim McGrath...

Democrat Jason Carter to report $1.6 million in cash for Georgia gubernatorial bid

...after the legislative session ended, a campaign spokesman said Sunday.Carter, a state senator and grandson of former President Jimmy Carter, is running unopposed in the May 20 primary. Gov. Nathan Deal, who is seeking re-election, has...

Premier event for world's best young golfers is thriving across the river

...only $150 for the week. Daily tickets cost only $5. I hope to see you there. (The writer is chairman emeritus of both the Junior Invitational and the Augusta First Tee. He is the former president of Morris Communications Corp.)

Working without a 'Net

...since 1998. If it's not broken, why is Obama trying to "fix" it?Critics of the ICANN turnover, including former President Bill Clinton, worry that ceding U.S. control opens the Internet to more influence by totalitarian regimes such...

Ethics talk heats up Georgia governor's race

...retaliation for investigating Deal's 2010 campaign reports.Deal's timing led Carter, a state senator and grandson of former President Jimmy Carter, to criticize him for failing to support an overhaul until now. Carter also called for the commission...

Reports detail finances of Gov. Deal, opponents

...accounts.Much of Carter's debt was associated with his Atlanta home, valued at $493,000. Carter, grandson of former President Jimmy Carter, reported a $75,000 interest in the family farm in Plains and an undetermined interest in Delta...

Ice storm claims pine, but it's rooted in tradition

...governors' meeting," Roberts said. "We had to adjourn the meeting damn quick to save the club property."The former president was a "14 to 18" handicap player who broke 80 four times at Augusta National, Roberts told the assembled writers...

Pine cone helps patrons pay respects to Ike's Tree

...School, Jack Nicklaus' alma mater.As O'Shaughnessy looked at the pine cone, he couldn't help but wonder what former President Dwight D. Eisen hower would think about the passing of the tree that befuddled him when he played No. 17."The...