Push penny sales tax

...Tear down this wall." I say to our do-nothing governing bodies: Do away with this asinine rule about limiting penny sales taxes to benefitting, of all things, our county schools!Timothy Monroe BledsoeNorth Augusta, S.C.

Pistons snap 10-game losing streak in Atlanta

...Rodney Stuckey scored 29 points, Greg Monroe and Andre Drummond each had a double-double...points and 12 rebounds for the Hawks.Monroe finished with 21 points and 13 rebounds...in the Eastern Conference this season. Monroe has 34.Atlanta trailed by three when...

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Augusta bluegrass musician, mentor, Ed Hurt, remembered

...Dallas, Ga., and elsewhere, where he introduced on stage the who's who of the bluegrass music world including Bill Monroe, Lester Flatt, Keith Whitley, Ralph Stanley, Ricky Skaggs, Jimmy Martin, Doc Watson, Jim & Jesse McReynolds, Mac Wiseman...

Fan notes: Event makes youngsters stars

...pressure was incredible," said Jamie Blakeney, who was visiting Augus ta National for the first time from his hometown of Monroe, N.C.Even though several competitors had already tried and missed the putt, the Blakeneys were impressed how Meghan...

Ga. Eagle scout on trial in robbery gone bad

...cents in his pocket, and his assailants perhaps none the richer, a prosecutor said Tuesday.As opening statements began in Monroe County Superior Court in the murder trial of 23-year-old Kyle Dougherty, prosecutor Mark Daniel told jurors that Dougherty...

Philadelphia 76ers avoid record for consecutive losses

...final seconds of the third and then getting up again to deliver a standing ovation for the final 45 seconds of the game.Greg Monroe had 20 points and 10 rebounds for the Pistons, who lost for the 11th time in 13 games. Blown out a night earlier by Miami...

PUBLIC NOTICE The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) hereb...

...Gilmer, Glascock, Hancock, Haralson, Heard, Jasper, Jefferson, Jenkins, Johnson, Jones, Lamar, McDuffie, Meriwether, Monroe, Morgan, Newton, Pickens, Pike, Richmond, Screven, Spalding, Upson, Walker, Warren, Washington, Whitfield, and...

Richmond, Columbia counties to receive federal aid after ice storm

...Carroll, Coweta, Dade, Fayette, Fulton, Gilmer, Hancock, Haralson, Heard, Jasper, Johnson, Jones, Lamar, Meriwether, Monroe, Morgan, Newton, Pickens, Pike, Spalding, Upson, Walker and Whitfield.Bartow, Cherokee, Cobb, Dawson, DeKalb...

Officials discuss legislation over North, South Carolina border

MONROE, N.C. - Now that the scientific and historical work of clarifying the...state.The Joint Boundary Commission between the states met again Friday in Monroe, some 20 years after surveyors first set out to use modern techniques to...