Readers grade area officials on leadership

...has been accomplished during their tenure? Is the county, school board or council better off because of them?"North Augusta Mayor Lark Jones, who respondents believed did well in most leadership categories, said part of the challenge of being...

Water park set for North Augusta

...extra day in North Augusta, that 10 percent would represent more than our current city's population," said North Augusta Mayor Lark Jones. "This is a huge impact on our city."In addition to a 2,000-foot-long lazy river and a 3...

North Augusta pharmaceutical supplier expanding again

...The continued growth of our existing industries plays a large role in the success of our city and county," said North Augusta Mayor Lark Jones.AmbioPharm bought the former UCB Bioproducts facility in North Augusta in 2007.

Beatles' only Georgia show took place half a century ago in Atlanta

...Wagenschnur, Kathi Donlon, Ladye Broyles, Marta Donlon, Becky Cole and Linda Louise Garner.Lance Jones, brother of North Augusta Mayor Lark Jones, was 10 years old when he went to the concert with his mother and some cousins.He told Applause columnist...

North Augusta City Council approves Hammond's Ferry ordinance

...parking decks.In concluding the two lawsuits brought five years ago by Rodney Wyndham and Wynd ham Enterprises, North Augusta Mayor Lark Jones read a resolution stating that in addition to the financial settlement ? with $50,000 to be paid by...

Former North Augusta Mayor Ray­mond Walters Sr. dies at 91

Ray­mond Lamarne Walters Sr. served as mayor of North Au­gus­ta for only four years, from 1971 to 1975, but his influence is still felt.

North Augusta mayor says Project Jackson awaits private investment before ballpark

Mayor Lark Jones said groundbreaking has not been scheduled, and the city won't proceed until it's assured that private developers can come through on their portion of the deal.

North Augusta, Wyndham Enterprises settle after five years of litigation

...attorneys representing North Augusta, would not comment, either on the settlement agreement or the negotiations.North Augusta Mayor Lark Jones, in an e-mail, said only that the city was pleased to have finally resolved the case."We are satisfied...

Local leaders talk area growth

...County is change will lead you," Cross said. "It will dictate what you do, because of so much change."For North Augusta Mayor Lark Jones, Project Jackson ? a city development anchored by a minor league baseball stadium, hotel, conference...

Nola Falcone named primary aggressor in report as police continue probing murder-suicide at Walton Way home

...kept a home in Augusta close to his wife's roots.She is a native of North Augusta and is the daughter of former North Augusta Mayor Vernon Maddox. She later became one of the nation's top investment man a gers. By 1985, she had risen to the...