Columbia County candidates to speak at forum in Evans

...event is open to the public.On Oct. 13, the chamber and the News-Times will be hosts of another forum, at 6 p.m. at Euchee Creek Library for candidates running for Grovetown mayor, Grovetown City Council and Harlem City Council.

Robert Deckert

...faithful and dedicated service. Bob was also active in the Grovetown Lions Club for many years and had served on the Grovetown City Council. He and Lillian loved to camp and spent many summers at the Fort Gordon Recreation Area in their retirement years...

Time for more recalls?

...imposing taxes to be doled out to benefit the favored few.I suppose it had to reach the city level. I refer to the Grovetown City Council meeting Monday night, but in contrast to the others, we as citizens are not at the mercy of these clowns. I...

Columbia County School Board trustees approve massive rezoning plan, grant waivers

...students will be zoned to attend Harlem High next year."We do not want our students to have to leave the city," Grovetown City Council and retired teacher Sylvia Martin said before the vote. "I know how important rezoning is. I know how it affects...

2014 Election Night Updates

...William Jackson holds 71 percent of the vote with two counties still out.In Grovetown, Renee McDowell secured the Grovetown city council seat, taking just enough votes to avoid a runoff with Eric Blair. 10:45 p.m.Nathan Deal beats Jason Carter...

Grovetown native Renee McDowell wins council seat

Renee McDowell defeated two opponents to win a seat on the Grovetown City Council.

Grovetown, Harlem hold city council elections Tuesday

...polls Tuesday to fill seats on their respective city councils.Three people are vying for two open seats on the Grovetown City Council currently occupied by Lee Briggs and Bruce Stoddard. The election is non-partisan.Briggs is a John Deere...

Grovetown City Council member Jennifer Jones resigns

Grovetown City Councilwoman Jennifer Jones, who spurred a contentious debate at Monday's meeting, resigned Thursday.

Sign firm's $6 million loan will be repaid

...Merchants Association.The association has been inactive since its founder, Sonny McDowell, was elected to Grovetown City Council and thus unable to lead the group."With a full time professional staff, the chamber has the resources and...

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2 Grovetown City Council members resigning

Councilman Barry Davis submitted his resignation at the monthly meeting. Davis, who was married in October, moved out of the city. Councilman Robert Newman announced his resignation Nov. 30.

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