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Candidates want infrastructure, attention for District 2

The Augusta Commission District 2 election pits a longtime local businessman and pastor against a former branch president of the Augusta NAACP.Tax records show Cleveland Gar rison's Kingdom Full Gospel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-05-08/candidates-wan
Men would be fine mayors

...Augusta Avia tion Commission and is chairman of the Augusta-Richmond County Coliseum Authority.Mr. Mays is a local businessman who has a stellar history of community statesmanship. He's a former Augusta commissioner. Also, he served as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-01-19/men-would-be-fine-mayors
Ceremony marks step in new GRU building

...help fund the building as part of a challenge grant; that, in turn, attracted $13 million more in donations. Local businessmen Clay Boardman and James Hull and others took up the challenge of raising $5 million locally as part of that, Boardman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2013-11-15/ceremony-marks-step-new-g
Holiday Inn Express on Broad Street slated to open before Masters 2014

...occurring from that point onward."We're about 35 percent through with the job," McKnight said.Developer and local businessman T.R. Reddy purchased the dilapidated hotel, built in 1965, for $588,500 at a 2009 auction after the building...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-07-30/holiday-inn
'Off the charts'

...according to the Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau.Then there are benefits masquerading as problems: One local businessman wondered Saturday to Barry White why it was impossible to get a rental car last week in Augusta. The president/CEO...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-09-17/charts
Fate of 'Patch' up in air after proposed lease deal falls through

...project of a private entity is ludicrous," Lockett said.Lockett said he preferred another group assembled by local businessman James Kendrick, which sought to hire Affiiniti Golf Partners for a $5,000 monthly fee to run the course while...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2012-09-05/fate-patch-air-after-propose
Name change -- in name only?

...Georgia Regents University Augusta" is but the "brand name."But it remains that the Save the A committee of local businessmen ? the ones who managed to get us this far ? obviously felt this was the best we could do at this point.You do have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2012-10-26/name-change-name-only
Richmond County school board incumbents say campaigning, not money was key to victory

...campaigning that helped them win.District 1 incumbent Marion Barnes got 75 percent of the votes, with 6,195 to local businessman Lucien Williams' 2,000. District 8 was a closer race, but incumbent Jimmy Atkins won with 5,136 votes, 62...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2012-11-07/richmond-count
Phil Mickelson isn't part of Padres' group

...renovation of the North Course.Mickelson feels the O'Malley and Seidler families, which bought the Padres along with local businessman Ron Fowler, have the depth of commitment the city needs. Reinman said Mickelson feels he can't match that level...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2012-12-19/phil-mickelson-isnt-part-padres-g
2 Aiken men arrested in Aiken holdup

...two Aiken men in connection with the armed robbery of a business Tuesday morning.According to a news release, a local businessman notified Aiken Public Safety of two suspicious men near Quick Cash, 1114 Richland Ave., around 10:40 a.m...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-02-20/2-aiken-men-arrested-a