Court of public opinion

...know the entire set of circumstances surrounding the traffic collision Thursday that took the life of former state Sen. Joey Brush.Unfortunately, social media are filled with people who think they do know.Brush, on his motorcycle, died after...

Driver charged in Joey Brush death surrenders

Family and friends will bid farewell to former state legislator Ben Joseph "Joey" Brush Jr. on Monday.Brush, 59, was killed Thursday in a wreck while riding his motorcycle.The funeral will be held 11 a.m...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Former senator's love of music will be remembered

Former state senator Joey Brush Jr., who died from a motorcycle accident on May 7, loved music so much that in 2002 he made a nine-song cassette tape he titled...

Deal vetoes 11 bills

...It would also allow handlebars more than 15 inches high.One of the people lobbying the hardest for it was ex-Sen. Joey Brush, who had advocated for similar legislation when he was in office.Brush was buried Monday after being killed in a motorcycle...

Former legislator Joey Brush remembered as a man with a strong faith and love of family at funeral

...of former state legislator Ben "Joey" Brush Jr. filled the Sanctuary of Augusta...after post of the positive impact Joey Brush had on all of our lives," Adkins...that our lives have been touched by Joey Brush."Drawdy said that after Brush's...

Former state legislator Joey Brush dies in motorcycle wreck

Former state legislator Ben Joseph "Joey" Brush Jr. was killed in a motorcycle accident Thursday morning...passing."Our state lost a noble Georgian today. Senator Joey Brush was not only a fierce advocate for conservative values...

Too sudden an end

Joey Brush's arrival at ultimate peace occurred in one of the most jarring and...colleagues and fellow Christian brothers and sisters, Ben Joseph "Joey" Brush Jr. will be deeply missed.

Intense growth in Columbia County outpacing needed roadway projects

...Richmond County," she said. "That's my main thing is having things right here in this area to keep my money here."Joey Brush, a local home builder and Appling resident, said the burgeoning growth is a "natural and predictable consequence...

Ben Brush Jr.

APPLING, Ga. - Mr. Ben Joseph "Joey" Brush, Jr., beloved husband of Cheryl Brush, entered into rest on Thursday May 7, 2015. Services will be held on Monday May 11...

Worker shortage felt by some local builders

...immigration problems over the past few years."There's no question about it. The labor shortage has been a factor."Joey Brush, of Brush Development LLC, said he believes that larger cities hit harder by the recession will take the brunt of labor...