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Ramblin' Rhodes: Sanders was gentleman who made Augusta better

...Georgia House of Representatives in 1954 and to the Georgia Senate from 1956-62.He ran against former Georgia Gov. Marvin Griffin in late 1962 and won by 162,000 votes.Sanders became known as the education governor, with more than 6,000...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-11-25/ramblin-rhodes-sander
Ex-Gov. Carl Sanders dies

...race, Sanders, with help from Wyck Knox Sr. of Thomson, put together a successful campaign against former Gov. Marvin Griffin."This is a new Georgia. This is a new day. This is a new era," Sanders said in his inaugural address.Along...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-17/ex-gov-carl-sanders-dies
Paved areas disgraceful

...my childhood visiting at Nora and Gwin Nixon's on Lumpkin Road; and most recently I have spent hours and days on Marvin Griffin Road taking part in the restoration of Cottage Cemetery.Could our county officials offer, as part of the stormwater...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-11-18/paved-areas-disgraceful
Carl Sanders is only Georgia letterman elected governor

...going to give up that scholarship."When Sanders ran for governor, Coach Butts supported Sanders's opponent, Marvin Griffin. Although he was greatly chagrined, Sanders harbored no ill will toward his former coach. One day at the Capitol...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-20/carl-sanders-only-georgia-let
Carl Sanders

...was elected President Pro Tempore. In 1962, Sanders ran for Governor, and in a hard-fought campaign, defeated Marvin Griffin, a former governor. Sanders' victory over Griffin marked a turning point in Georgia's political history. Following...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173201993
Carl Sanders

...was elected President Pro Tempore. In 1962, Sanders ran for Governor, and in a hard-fought campaign, defeated Marvin Griffin, a former governor. Sanders' victory over Griffin marked a turning point in Georgia's political history. Following...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173214788
Construction roundup

...000? MME Construction Group; Hull 2000 LLP, 3110 Peach Orchard Road, Augusta; commercial building, $182,000? Stewart Construction Co.; Eagle Parts and Products, 1411 Marvin Griffin Road, Augusta; renovations, $250,000

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-16/construction-roundup
OSHA investigations can take months; Kellogg bakery fall in Augusta latest probe

...of Chester Wright, a 33-year employee.Wright, 51, was critically injured when he fell from a ladder at the Marvin Griffin Road plant. He died 10 days ago. His funeral was Saturday.Charles said Kellogg is working with OSHA in its investigation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-15/osha-cases-can-drag-augusta
Rants & Raves

...denominators! WHY ARE THERE SO many roads named after politicians in south Augusta? Is the Mike Padgett-Doug Barnard-Marvin Griffin-Dan Bowles area just a dumping ground for state politicians to honor their retiring friends? I WHOLEHEARTEDLY agree...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-06/rants-raves
OSHA investigating fatal fall

...that killed a Kellogg's employee.Coroner Mark Bowen said Chester Wright was working at the plant located at 1550 Marvin Griffin Road on June 24 when he fell from a ladder. Wright, 51, of Beaufort Avenue, was transported to Georgia Regents...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-09/osha-investigating-fatal-f