Jack-O-Lantern Jubilee good indicator of Project Jackson expectations, North Augusta officials say

...but officials remain hopeful that the development will still meet its projected opening date of April 2017. Mayor Lark Jones said the logistics behind the jubilee went well despite the fact that vehicle traffic had to be diverted on one of the...

Readers grade area officials on leadership

...accomplished during their tenure? Is the county, school board or council better off because of them?"North Augusta Mayor Lark Jones, who respondents believed did well in most leadership categories, said part of the challenge of being a good leader...

North Augusta subdivision residents upset about water park

...on first reading to amend the development code to allow for the "recreation, outdoor commercial" uses, but Mayor Lark Jones said that because of the amount of input from residents, and their level and number of concerns, the second reading...

North Augusta City Council holds public hearing for Project Jackson master plan agreement, passes first reading in 6-1 vote

...hotel, conference center, ballpark, etc.) contained in the plan.The meeting lasted late into the night, but Mayor Lark Jones said the magnitude of Project Jackson merited it."This is the biggest thing the city has ever done, or ever tried...

North Augusta city council passes budget on first reading

...Even with the reduction in cost projections, the number settled on still provides "plenty of leeway," said May or Lark Jones, who added that the city normally pays about 10 cents less per gallon than prices at retail pumps.Glover's recommendations...

North Augusta leaders working to retool development code

...gives some officials too much power. After a lengthy, sometimes sharp discussion between commission members and Mayor Lark Jones, the amendment was altered by the city council to restrict the designated authority to a 10 percent variance of the standard...

Water park set for North Augusta

...North Augusta, that 10 percent would represent more than our current city's population," said North Augusta Mayor Lark Jones. "This is a huge impact on our city."In addition to a 2,000-foot-long lazy river and a 3,200-square-foot...

North Augusta pharmaceutical supplier expanding again

...growth of our existing industries plays a large role in the success of our city and county," said North Augusta Mayor Lark Jones.AmbioPharm bought the former UCB Bioproducts facility in North Augusta in 2007.

Beatles' only Georgia show took place half a century ago in Atlanta

...Donlon, Ladye Broyles, Marta Donlon, Becky Cole and Linda Louise Garner.Lance Jones, brother of North Augusta Mayor Lark Jones, was 10 years old when he went to the concert with his mother and some cousins.He told Applause columnist Ed Turner...

North Augusta City Council approves Hammond's Ferry ordinance

...In concluding the two lawsuits brought five years ago by Rodney Wyndham and Wynd ham Enterprises, North Augusta Mayor Lark Jones read a resolution stating that in addition to the financial settlement ? with $50,000 to be paid by the city and...