Mayor offers surprising lunch invitation

...1, was elected to the Augusta City Council in 1967 and served two terms before running for the state House against Jack Connell. Two years later, Connell ran against Cheeks and won, and eventually became the longest-serving House speaker pro...

Jack Connell, longtime lawmaker, dies

Jack Connell, an Augusta businessman known for his...pro tempore, its No. 2 position."Jack Connell's service to Augusta is incalculable...worked with him."We will all miss Jack Connell and be ever grateful for his many years...

Jack Connell remembered for helping community, others

Jack Connell was remembered Saturday much the way he lived ? with humor and smiles and very few tears.Speakers at the funeral for the longtime...

Retiring Rep. Jack Connell did a great job for Augusta

...that he could run on a "laundry ticket" and beat any of his opponents. Fortunately for the Democratic Party, Rep. Jack Connell, D-Augusta, ran as a Democrat for 34 years and, like the famed New York mayor (1934-45), beat all of his opponents...

Legislator will miss Jack Connell

I just read with interest the story about Jack Connell's retirement from the Georgia House. The Augusta Democrat is a first class person and will be missed in the General Assembly...

Sandwich City Diner - Homestyle Country Cooking

Come enjoy the homestyle country cooking at Sandwich City Diner.The diner opened in 1972 by Jack Connell and is still owned by the Connell family. Jack was a former law-maker and World War II veteran who wanted to create a place...

Jack Connell

...Wednesday, February 6, 2013, Mr. Atticus Jerome Jack Connell Jr., husband of 45 years to Nannette Anderson Connell...Greene St., Suite 200, Augusta, GA 30901, or the Jack Connell Scholarship Endowment @ Augusta State University: 2500...

Representing Augusta's best

...That latter description defines Jack Connell.Augusta's 34-year state representative...the true public servant inside Jack Connell.He was approachable and accessible...primarily what you take with you.Jack Connell took with him to Atlanta the best...

Augusta politician will retire

State Rep. Jack Connell, the third-most tenured legislator in the Georgia House of Representatives...it has meant a lot to the people of Augusta-Richmond County." JACK CONNELL PARTY: Democrat AGE: 82 RESIDENCE: Augusta OCCUPATION: Businessman...

Connell chose to stay, fight on D-Day

Augusta's Jack Connell helped make history 66 years ago today and is one of the few still...House speaker in the country."No one could say anything bad about Jack Connell," Lynn said during an earlier interview. She ran his second-floor...