Don Rhodes' new book pictures notable Augustans

...more and more.The book has ballplayers (Ty Cobb, Lou Brissie, Emerson Boozer) and politicians (Carl Sanders, Jack Connell and Tom Allgood).If you like music, it's got Lady Antebellum and Brenda Lee.There are a lot of people in the...

Guns, medical marijuana oil among issues Georgia lawmakers addressed on busy final day of session

...under a resolution approved Thursday. CONNELL HONOR: The House voted to hang a portrait in the Capitol of the late Jack Connell, an Au gus ta Democrat who was the House's longest-serving speaker pro tem.

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...

Connell portrait to be hung in the Capitol

ATLANTA - The House voted Thursday to hang a portrait of the late Jack Connell in the Capitol.After 26 years, Connell was the longest-serving speaker pro tempore of the House of Representatives, the No...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Georgia governor offers Connell family condolences

...condolences Thursday to the family of longtime Augusta lawmaker Jack Connell who died Wednesday at age 93."Having served in the...made his announcement."The one thing you heard about Jack Connell was he was a true gentleman and public servant," Ralston...