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Fire marshal put on leave during investigation

...Beard's testing that was out of the ordinary."Beard, the nephew of former Augusta Commission members Betty and Lee Beard, underwent a drug rehabilitation program, though his attorney said it wasn't necessary."There were some problems...

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Quotes on Mr. Lee Beard

...Brown Jr. and former student of Lee Beard's "He is a friend of a lot of...they should study the history of Lee Beard because he set a tremendous example...former graduate school classmate of Lee Beard "He had a profound influence on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/01/met_399522.shtml
Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Lee Beard

Lee Beard had his political critics and we were often among them, but no one ever questioned his personal integrity, fundamental decency...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/01/edi_399493.shtml
Editorials
Mr. Lee Beard

LEE BEARD 1935: Born in Appling, Ga. 1957: Received a bachelor's degree in political science from West Virginia State 1957-63: Taught...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/01/met_399514.shtml
Metro
Robert Lee Beard (LINCOLNTON, Ga.)

LINCOLNTON, Ga. - Mr. Robert Lee Beard, Jr. of Beard Dr., entered into eternal rest on Saturday, October 13, 2007 at Medical College of Georgia. Funeral services...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/10/17/obi_147866.shtml
Obituaries
Effie 'Bally' Lee Beard (DECATUR, Ga.)

DECATUR, Ga. - Funeral service for Ms. Effie 'Bally' Lee Beard, 52, Decatur, will be held on Saturday, April 25, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. at the New Hope Baptist Church, Harlem. Interment, church cemetery. Thomson Funeral System. The Augusta Chronicle-April 24, 2009

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/04/24/obi_521529.shtml
Obituaries
Featured obituary: Mr Lee Beard

District 1 Commissioner and retired educator Lee Beard died early Wednesday, leaving behind a legacy of soft-spoken...the city renamed a portion of Linden Street for him. Lee Beard Way - located between Wrightsboro Road and Swanee Quintet...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/01/obi_399568.shtml
Obituaries
All in the (Beard) family

Reflect on Augusta Commissioner Lee Beard waxing eloquently on "equal opportunity': "We've...left out, fellow Commissioner Willie Mays is nominating Lee Beard's son, Ricky, for another Bush Field Aviation Commission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/10/edi_208057.shtml
Editorials
Commissioner gets roasted

...350 people turned out to honor Augusta Commission member Lee Beard during a roast Thursday. Lt. Gov. Mark Taylor, former...Augusta's a better city for the courage and tenacity of Lee Beard." Fellow Commissioner Steve Shepard said Mr. Beard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/26/met_391420.shtml
Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Make Young the 'unbound' mayor

...I approached a local AM station owned by the family of Lee Beard, mayor pro-tem of the Augusta Commissioners, about...unwilling to support this wonderful service. Forget that Lee Beard is the brother-in-law of Ed McIntyre. Forget that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/23/let_360270.shtml
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