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Across Georgia

...1 p.m. Wednesday.In other newsAUTHORITIES SAY A Putnam County sheriff's deputy is expected to recover after he was...by a shotgun blast during a call in central Georgia. Putnam County Sheriff Howard Sills tells The Telegraph that a man fired...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-27/across-georgia
Georgia police arrest 2 in starvation of infant

...Nuwaubian religious sect was founded by Dwight "Malachi" York, who established a compound in central Georgia's Putnam County, where many of his followers came to live on a tract of land dotted with faux-Egyptian pyramids and obelisks. York...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-14/georgia-police-arrest-
2014 Arts Preview: Theater

...29-31, June 5, 6: Les MiserablesJune 19, 20, 26-28: Blood MoneyJuly 17-19, 24, 25: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee? Black Box productions are performed at the Bechtel Experimental Theatre, 126 Newberry St. SW, Aiken...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-09-04/2014-arts-preview-the
Warren County comes up short

EATONTON, Ga. - Putnam County stopped Warren County, spoiling...7-20, Dantavious Allen 5-18. Putnam County: Ellison 18-143, Hill 9-134...County: Berry 2-7-2 22. Putnam County: Tyrone Davis 2-3-0 45, Simon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2014-08-22/warren-count
Georgia lake slayings remain mystery

...Dermond had been married 62 years. Both in their late 80s, they fell prey to unspeakable violence -- savagery as the Putnam County sheriff has called it -- and whoever inflicted it seems to have left nary a trace."It just eats at you that somebody...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-07/georgia-lake-slayings-
Augusta might be close to naming city administrator

...Macon-Bibb mayor brought on the former Macon administrator to head the consolidated government.Layson, a former Putnam County commissioner and private developer, said he has a flair for infrastructure and development projects, has experience...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-22/augusta-might-be-close-n
Augusta Commission searches for consensus on candidates for city administrator

...of Taos, N.M., who has held many local government titles over a 30-year career; and Steve Layson, a former Putnam County, Ga., commissioner and private developer who is now assistant county manager for infrastructure in the newly consolidated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-19/augusta-commission-searc
3 top picks to replace City Administrator Fred Russell named

...variety of positions, including vertical projects manager for Reynolds Plantation, a federal projects coordinator for a Putnam County boot camp and a small business owner in Eatonton.Layson has a bachelor's degree from Georgia College & State University...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-09/3-top-picks-replace-city
Ga. couple's killing leaves authorities baffled

...all happened in a seemingly secure community that has a manned guardhouse has left neighbors rattled, according to Putnam County Sheriff Howard Sills."It is the prime topic of conversation around," said Ron Bridgeman, senior editor of The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-13/ga-couples-killing-leaves-au
Decapitation case: Weapons differ, sheriff says

...Different weapons were apparently used to kill an elderly Putnam County man and his wife last month, authorities said Wednesday.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Putnam County Sheriff Howard Sills told Channel 2 Action News that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-06-05/decapitation-case-weap