Fired Augusta parks chief loses suit against city

...statement was factually true and that Beck failed to prove Russell acted with malice.Pearson, who was demoted to maintenance worker after the time card investigation, also filed suit against the city in federal court on May 2. Her case is pending...

Across Georgia

...daughter, her 4-year-old son and her 10-year-old son.Police said the family's bodies were discovered by a maintenance worker and the Cobb County Medical Examiner's Office is conducting autopsies to determine their manners and causes of...

Investigation finds employees wasting time on the job

...her for four comp days she supposedly was not entitled to. She was accused of stealing time and was demoted to maintenance worker, effectively ending her more than 30-year career in county government.Since then, both she and Beck have sued...

Terror suspects killed, most hostages survive

...tweet sent out by the irreverent newspaper, minutes before the attack.Eight journalists, two police officers, a maintenance worker and a visitor were killed in the newspaper attack, including the paper's editor. Charlie Hebdo plans a special...

Body found on SC golf course

...was found at a golf course. Local media outlets report police were called around 12:30 p.m. Wednesday when a maintenance worker reported finding a man's body in a pond on the Shadowmoss Golf Course. The man's name has not been released...

James Harman Jr.

...in Augusta, GA, he was the son of Yvonne Shipes Harman and the late James Harman, Sr. He worked as a Highway Maintenance worker with the SC DOT for 8 years. He was a Gamecock fan and loved to watch sports on TV. Jim is preceded in death by...

Worker burned badly in explosion

AIKEN -- An Aiken maintenance worker suffered second- and third-degree burns after a Monday...with burns to his face, arms and hands. Mr. Dunbar is a maintenance worker with the company, not one of the experienced welders, said...

Suspect admits drilling in ceiling

A Richmond County maintenance worker facing peeping Tom charges admitted to drilling two holes...administrative leave while his case is reviewed. Mr. Merriweather, a maintenance worker for more than 20 years, is currently out of jail on bond...

Across the area

Power line hurts maintenance man A maintenance worker doing electrical work at Thermal Ceramics on Thursday afternoon was shocked when he hit an electrical line, officials said. The...

City recreation employee Melinda Pearson fights back over demotion

...Beck was fired, isn't taking her demotion to maintenance worker sitting down.At the end of Monday's Augusta...be demoted for her involvement in the incident to maintenance worker II, an hourly position with a salary of $30...