Biz Bits

...from Century 21 Larry Miller Realty for April DANIEL TAYLORAward/honor: Named agent of the year by Bankers Life and Casualty Co. MARION HESTERAward/honor: Named listing agent of the month from Century 21 Larry Miller Realty for April

Property transfers

...to Foremans Property Management LLC, Lot 12, Block B, Marion Homes, $23,000Malcolm C. Estroff and Stephen H. Steinberg...to Foremans Property Management LLC, Lot 13, Block B, Marion Homes, $4,000MAY 11Emory Rabitsch Jr. and Rachel Tiller...

Davis seeks changes in storm fee program, says fee could hurt schools

...Lockett said. "The people that elected me as commissioner fully support me in my position on this item."Commissioner Marion Williams said the school system had to cover its share of drainage expense."If the churches have to pay, the school board...

Sherra Hedrick

...be held at 5:00PM, Friday, May 29, 2015, at Wrens Memorial Cemetery. Sherra was born in Jefferson County to the late Marion Shine Lamb McNair and the late William Felix McNair and was lovingly known as Tooly. She lived in South Carolina where she...

Get your 'vision' checked

I read with some amusement and some sadness of Augusta Commissioner Marion Williams' trip to Albany. Albany, folks.It's said that several committed to go and bailed at the last minute, and some...

Costs down in plan to save historic Augusta buildings

...cost of selective demolition is much lower than what we had been told earlier."Despite the relative savings, commissioners Marion Williams and Dennis Williams both voted to tear down the court building while saving an adjacent former synagogue, so the decision...

Carrie West

...Theodore Baughman, Ullysses Baughman and Grady Baughman. Mrs. West was born in Aiken County, the daughter of the late Robert Marion and Maggie Alma Goldman Baughman. She was a member of Merritt's Bridge Christian Church. Visitation will be Tuesday from...

Lincoln County High School Class of 2015

...Jamiesha Quadreya HearstMichelle Brianna HendersonRaymond Theron HuffmanDaniel Anthony Hunter*Tristan Allen JohnsonDe'Marion Rashad JonesWilliam Dean KanipeTanner James KetchumLincoln Lamar LeRoy***Jaquan Rodriguez LeverettLakeith Mitchell Marquez...

Former SC State board chairman sentenced to 5 years in prison in kickback scheme

...including racketeering and money laundering.Authorities say he skimmed federal money from projects, including a diaper plant in Marion County and a low-income housing development in Columbia, then falsified paperwork to get more funds.Prosecutors also said...

City officials amazed by Albany's riverfront efforts

...within a few steps of each other."The rest of the gang is going to be sorry they missed it," said Augusta Commission member Marion Wil liams, the only commissioner to make the 400-mile round trip. The rest ? including four commissioners who agreed to...