Columbia County sample ballot

...retirement of previously incurred general obligation debt of the county; (C) for the city of Grovetown: (I) public works vehicles and equipment, (II) public safety vehicles and equipment, (III) renovations and expansion of city facilities...

McDuffie hires ex-Effingham administrator

...taken a job with McDuffie County.Crawley will serve as county manager.Crawley has been working as Springfield's public works director since he left his position with the county.He was forced out of his Effingham County job in May of 2013 by...

Water break closes Grovetown road

...a water main break. Harlem-Grovetown Road is closed to traffic between Adams Lane and Robinson Avenue, Grovetown Public Works Director Michael Woods said. Traffic is being diverted to Adams Lane. A water main broke about 5:30 a.m. on Harlem-Grovetown...

Curtis Jones

...lifelong resident of Lincoln County, had been employed by McCormick Mills, Mayfair Mills and retired from Lincoln County Public Works Dept. He attended Jones Chapel. His son, Ricky Eugene Jones, preceded him in death. Survivors: wife of 56 years...

Jan Sanchez

...Cattail Slough" that is displayed at the school's entryway. The city of Ojai, CA commissioned Jan for several public work projects: the Kali Manley Memorial Bus Stop, the gate for the Ojai Center of the Arts, and the pergola's trellis...

Pavey: Pinetucky always searching for new members

...You don't say no to the judge."The group met their $100,000 goal in 30 days and ? with the support of Public Works Director Millard Gooding and his department ? the shooting center became a reality.Charles Dolan, whose late father...

Richmond County Board of Education members tour schools, inspect construction projects

...as laid back as most property tours, but if you're looking to give the final approval for a multi-million dollar public works project, laid back isn't exactly your frame of mind."This is what we do with all of our building projects. We...

1 dead as storm hits Athens

...shortly after 9 a.m.Athens Regional Medical Center was on emergency power for a while, but power has since been restored, officials said."It's like a war zone out here," A county public works employee was heard saying over a radio.

Gaffney Peachoid needs paint after winter

...are preparing to work on the water tank after chunks of paint peeled off the tank this winter. The Gaffney Board of Public Works owns the Peachoid, which was built in 1981 and has been repainted twice. General Manager Donnie Hardin said sections...

Federal government acknowledges gaps in oil well inspections

...fracking are being strengthened.This week, Sen. Edward Markey, D-Mass., a member of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, asked Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to explain what the department has done and will do to increase well...