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Mayoral candidates continue to spar over SPLOST

...drinking tequila, and he had a bottle about half-full on the front seat. He kept hollering he wanted the tequila. J.B. Dykes was sheriff then. He said, 'Reckon we ought to give him some more?' I said, 'No, we want him to sober up...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-05-10/mayoral-candida
Former Richmond County Sheriff Charles Webster dies

...Webster, a former state revenue agent, was elected sheriff in February 1984 to fill the unexpired term of Sheriff J.B. Dykes, whose tenure had ended in a ticket-fixing scandal and a prison sentence.Webster faced four other candidates in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-11-10/former-richmond-county
Richmond County sheriff's candidate Freddie Sanders seeks return to law enforcement

...me I was out of a job."The last badgeSanders' last law enforcement job included a dark episode that cost Sheriff J.B. Dykes his job and sent Dykes to prison.Under investigation for a ticket-fixing scheme, Dykes was convicted of threatening...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2012-10
News you can use

...marijuana. Willie Fludd, 26, of Ellis Street, was listed in fair condition at Talmadge Memorial Hospital. Sheriff J.B. Dykes refused to comment on the incident, referring all questions to Capt. Billy E. Carter, who said the gun accidentally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/04/met_388283.shtml
Metro | Glenn Hills High School
News you can use

...marijuana. Willie Fludd, 26, of Ellis Street, was listed in fair condition at Talmadge Memorial Hospital. Sheriff J.B. Dykes refused to comment on the incident, referring all questions to Capt. Billy E. Carter, who said the gun accidentally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/04/met_362125.shtml
Metro | North Augusta High School | Augusta State University
Webster's pick wrong man for job

...condoned it. Some interesting facts: Former Sheriff Bill Anderson was immersed in corrupt practices. Former Sheriff J.B. Dykes was accused of accepting payoffs for ticket fixing. I believe some of the same types of things are going on now and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/10/19/edi_300945.shtml
Editorials
A look at the 20th century: 1983

...investigation of Richmond County Sheriff J.B. Dykes. Sheriff Dykes, accused of taking...confirmed that Richmond County Sheriff J.B. Dykes was under investigation for allegedly...Dec. 6: Richmond County Sheriff J.B. Dykes pleaded guilty to two federal charges...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/24/met_274753.shtml
Metro | Augusta National Golf Club | Academy of Richmond County | Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School
News you can use

...of the meeting, call 643-3159. Back in time Today in regional history: Feb. 16, 1982 Richmond County Sheriff J.B. Dykes said Monday he will not bring gambling charges against persons who attended a Jan. 24 Super Bowl party at an Augusta-area...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/16/met_443110.shtml
Metro | Augusta State University
Trial lawyer has police memories

...Wachovia bank building cradles his badges from the 16 years he spent as an officer under four sheriffs, the last being J.B. Dykes. Sheriff Dykes eventually would plead guilty in U.S. District Court, admitting that he had threatened Mr. Sanders...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/17/met_392677.shtml
Metro
Section 3 Timeline

...King Mill celebrates 100th year.Richmond Sheriff J.B. Dykes issues a "shoot-to-kill" order to deal with an...prehistoric whale.FBI reveals it is investigating Sheriff J.B. Dykes, suspected of taking bribes to fix tickets.Charles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/225/2010-08-29/section-3-timeline
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