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Augusta mayoral candidate Helen Blocker-Adams says she'll bring different dynamic to office

...She faced criticism after a 2005 run for mayor. Finishing third, she endorsed eventual winner Deke Copenhaver over Interim Mayor Willie Mays, who would have become the consolidated government's first black mayor.Q: How would Augusta be different...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-04-21/augusta-mayora
Voters last hope for Blocker-Adams

...lot of people fooled, but not everybody, especially those who wrote checks after she endorsed Deke Copenhaver over interim Mayor Willie Mays in 2005, according to an Augusta commissioner who was there.After the endorsement, a group of "concerned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-05-17/voters-are-bloc
Value of Copenhaver's support in mayor's race argued

...afforded a Co penhaver endorsement despite taking heat for supporting him in the 2005 runoff over a black candidate, interim Mayor Willie Mays, said she'll "shadow him" and make him a "key ally" after she wins the election, but she put some...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-05-10/value-copenhav
Poll shows Hardie Davis leading Augusta mayor's race

...digits in 2005, when she garnered 23 percent of votes and narrowly missed a runoff in which Deke Copenhaver beat former interim mayor Willie Mays. Copenhaver, a thrice-elected mayor, is now term limited."It can change dramatically," she said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-05-03/poll-shows-har
City Ink: Review is in for Laney-Walker revitalization project

...for mayoral candidate Hardie Davis, especially since she endorsed the Boy King during his 2005 runoff with then-interim Mayor Willie Mays.Blocker-Adams had come in third in the election to fill the unexpired term of Mayor Bob Young, who'd...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-05-03/city-ink-review
Many still mulling over pick for interim mayor

...members talked about appointing an interim mayor until a special election can be...is said to be interested, as interim mayor. "We ain't going to appoint...makes him a viable candidate for interim mayor. "I'm not going to vote for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/21/met_456601.shtml
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Commissioner Mays appointed interim mayor

...City Commissioner Willie Mays was chosen Augusta's interim mayor on Tuesday, filling the spot vacated by the departure...Related stories: Many still mulling over pick for interim mayor Ex-mayor shares tales of triumphs, obstacles Who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/21/met_456583.shtml
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History will be made when Augusta's next mayor is elected

...commissioner, Ed McIntyre, mayor in 1981, and former Augusta-Richmond County Commissioner Willie Mays served as interim mayor for six months after the resignation of former Mayor Bob Young, the 18-year-old consolidated government has never...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-03-08/history-will-be-made-whe
Men would be fine mayors

...businessman who has a stellar history of community statesmanship. He's a former Augusta commissioner. Also, he served as interim mayor for the city of Augusta for a short period of time. He would be a competent and successful public statesman who would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-01-19/men-would-be-fine-mayors
Decision on mayor will wait

...and when they will appoint an interim mayor to replace Bob Young, Augusta...Mays, who pushed to elect an interim mayor the same way commissioners elect...opinion, the selection of an interim mayor is untimely," he said. "If...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/06/08/met_455418.shtml
Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission