Prosecutor to seek indictment in jail death of Savannah man

...and internal affairs investigators with the sheriff's office.Georgia law requires law enforcement officers and public officials targeted for indictment to be notified in advance so they can choose whether to make a statement in front of the...

For the record

...homeless, attempted removal of a weapon from a public official, obstruction of a law enforcement officer, a misdemeanor...enforcement officer, attempted removal of a weapon from a public official, possession of cocaine, possession of a controlled...

Lawman charged in shooting vows to continue as sheriff

...recommend whether sanctions should be imposed."If a public official, including a sheriff, is convicted of a felony then...thus far."Of course he's a sheriff, he's a public official, he's a law enforcement official and he's involved...

Family of police-shooting victim say unreleased video shows truth

...they have with these other cases." SATTERWHITE SAID HE believes the release of the video would be a way to hold public officials accountable and help paint the real story of what happened to his father.He acknowled ged his father had a history...

20 season conjures thoughts of previous ones

...still playing. Google says he set records last season in the Atlantic League.I remember 20 years ago that the public officials argued (some things never change) on what to name the ballpark. There was a strong case made for honoring Ty Cobb...

'Post and Courier' wins Pulitzer for reporting on the deadly toll of domestic violence

...information when rumors and inaccuracies were swirling all over the place. We asked hard questions in the moment. When public officials were saying, 'Oh, this was unforeseen,' we showed that it was not unforeseen."The commentary prize went to...

Test your Augusta knowledge with quiz

...up and down its streets:A. SidewalksB. GuttersC. Rose bushesD. Street lights10. In May 2002, this longtime public official announced he would leave office after 34 years.A. Jack ConnellB. Charles WalkerC. R.A. DentD. Larry Sconyers

Despite modern controversies, United States still manages to survive

...Roundtree's office for taking the initiative to remove illegal signs from public rights of way.How refreshing to have a public official who cares about the appearance of our city. The Inspections Department, which is supposed to regulate such things...

Former North Augusta officer to face two criminal charges in fatal shooting

...The grand jury then returned an indictment accusing Craven of the misdemeanor offense of misconduct in office by a public official, Myers said.If indicted on the new charge, Craven will face both charges, Myers said.Craven was charged with...

Some commissioners want full-time status

...rejected a request for some raises for some other public officials," he said. "Now, they didn't make a big deal...you make the decision not to give the raises to the public officials?""It was never official."OK. So you haven't...