Qualifying dates set for January in District 7 special election

...Tournament hospitality company while drawing his Georgia State Patrol salary.On Sept. 29, the commission named insurance agent Louis "Hap" Harris to serve until Smith's replacement is elected.Among those who vied for the interim appointment...

Georgia Inspector General refers Donnie Smith case to Attorney General's office

...will be held for a District 7 candidate to complete the remaining 21 months of Smith's term.Commissioners named insurance agent Hap Harris to represent the west Augusta district until the election.

Amendment seeks to revive commissioners' eligibility to submit contracts for city business

...Patrol salary while working for a hospitality company during Masters Week. The commission later named Hap Harris, an insurance agent who occasionally has insured city construction projects or contractors, to Smith's seat.Commissioner Bill Lockett...

Hudgens has it

...wearing three very important hats ? regulates about 1,600 insurance companies; oversees the licensing of 137,000 insurance agents; and monitors more than 1,000 industrial loan offices.The most experienced candidate in that race is the incumbent...

'Hap' Harris named interim Augusta commissioner

...his two-time campaign organizer and a downtown insurance agent, for the five-month appointment at the start of...produced Green Stamps, and for the last 25 years as an insurance agent.Smith said the commission's decision to approve...

Olens: Closed-door talk on interim commission appointment violates law

...to Clerk of Commission Lena Bonner.At least three men have publicized their interest in the commission vacancy: insurance agent Hap Harris, who headed both of Grady Smith's successful campaigns and is favored by him; Sean Frantom, a former...

Severe weather updates

...recommends that victims of the storms take the following steps to ensure protection of their property: Contact your insurance agent immediately if you have had damage to either your house or car; do not delay. Your agent should provide you with...

Officials: Property damage increases on Halloween

Local police and insurance agents say the real scare on Halloween is vandals targeting homes and vehicles for pumpkin smashing, toilet paper rolling, raw egg battering...

West Augusta group demands hearing on commissioner appointment

...little to confirm any actual behind-the-scenes dealmaking, some have indicated that the future appointment of insurance agent Hap Harris or development director Sean Frantom might be a trade related to last week's vote to hire administrator...

Kirby: Sometimes names don't tell the whole story

...JOKE: Farmer Larry's barn burned down and his wife, Susan, called the insurance company. Susan spoke to the insurance agent and said, "We had that barn insured for $50,000, and I want my money." The agent replied, "Whoa there...