Recording contradicts political operative's claims about Joe Mullins investigation

...Mullins and Dickson. "It is not the first time I have done that for a campaign. I did the one on Wright McLeod against Lee Anderson. I mean, they came to me and asked me to do that one and I agreed. I've still got a copy of it."McLeod, an...

Sims stepping down at end of term

...Urban Development. McLeod, who announced his campaign Tuesday, is a real estate attorney and retired U.S. Navy flight officer. In 2012 he lost a bid for the Republican nomination for the 12th Congressional District to Lee Anderson.

For the record

...aggravated assault, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, carrying a weapon on school propertyJerry Lee Anderson, 44, homeless, armed robberyErnesto Juan Martinez, 26, of the 1900 block of Starnes Street, possession of a firearm...

Mary Scurry

...and Dorothy (Mack Lee) Ryans, both of Trenton, SC and Ethel Mae Scurry, New York; brother, Julian (Frances Lee) Anderson, Edgefield, SC; sister, Hattie A. Scurry, Edgefield, SC; and other relatives. Funeral services will be 12...

Republican Rick Allen targets overregulation in congressional campaign

...qualified to run against Barrow in 2012, losing the Republican nomination to Columbia County farmer and former State Rep. Lee Anderson by 159 votes in a primary runoff.He said through a lot of family encouragement he decided to run again and this time...

Varied weather patterns affecting crops

...conditions have been highly variable, like rainfall amounts, across the large farming county.Columbia County farmer Lee Anderson said he's not complaining about the weather."This year we've done pretty good," he said.He said it has been...

Augusta Democrat John Barrow touts his bipartisan ranking

...and replace it with most of GOP-leaning Columbia County. He won re-election in 2012, soundly defeating farmer Lee Anderson.Barrow estimates the district's makeup is now 55 percent Republican and 45 percent Democrat.He said his fifth...

Georgia licenses doctors when other states refuse

...Wow."The murder-for-hire plot "just smacked of somebody you wouldn't want to be your doctor," said Dr. Lee Anderson, an ophthalmologist in Fort Worth, Texas.Texas prosecutors accused Sanchez of arranging to pay a police officer...

Allen, Stone butt heads at opening GOP debate

...Republicans. GOP leaders in part blamed a crowded, expensive and bruising primary race for weakening their 2012 nominee, Lee Anderson.Allen and Stone have been running full-time since last summer. Dutton and Yu joined in the last two months.Republican...

Allen wins 12th District for Republicans

...across the country."Barrow and Allen, who lost the Republican nomination in 2012 by 159 votes to former state Rep. Lee Anderson, led the most active U.S. House race down the home stretch, topping the country with 7,332 ads aired in the past...