Frantom says he'll seek District 7 commission post

...District 7 Augusta commissioner Donnie Smith.Candidates have until noon Wednesday to qualify to run in the Richmond County Board of Elections office, 535 Telfair St., for the March 17 special election.Frantom, development director for Ronald...

Qualifying for District 7 Augusta Commission special election starts Monday

...special election to complete the term of District 7 Augusta Commission member Donnie Smith.Last month, the Richmond County Board of Elections set the qualifying period from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday and Tuesday and 9 a.m. to noon Wednesday...

Harris, Pittman qualify for District 7 special election

...qualified Monday for the March 17 special election to complete the rest of Donnie Smith's term.According to Richmond County Board of Elections Executive Director Lynn Bailey, Pittman and Harris signed up to run for the seat, which requires a candidate...

Hertha Gleich-Piercy

...cashiered at the Augusta National Masters Tournament for 12 years, and served as a poll worker for the Richmond County Board of Elections. Hertha lived her life to the fullest. She loved to travel, dance, cook, and volunteer. She enjoyed...

Top stories of 2014: SPLOST 7 fails at polls

...the next opportunities in November 2015 or March 2016, according to Travis Doss, assistant director for Richmond County Board of Elections.A lapse in sales tax collections wouldn't occur until SPLOST 6 expires, likely at the end of the first...

Election Day to decide many area races, hotly contested issues

Election Day is here and while voters in the Augusta area might not miss the campaign commercials, Georgia's economy will.

Around the block

...651-9841. Education official to speak at meeting Lynn Bailey, executive director for the Augusta-Richmond County Board of Elections, will speak at the December meeting of the West Augusta Alliance.The meeting will be held at 7 p.m...

2014 Election Night Updates

Come back to this story all night for the latest updates on the 2014 Election.

'National wave election' cited in Barrow defeat

...109,016 registered voters, or 73 percent, went to the polls.Lynn Bailey, executive director of the Richmond County Board of Elections, had forecasted a 50-percent participation, but was still pleased with Tuesday's results."It was...

Qualifying dates set for January in District 7 special election

...to complete resigned Augusta Commission member Donnie Smith's term has been set for Jan. 12-14.The Richmond County Board of Elections voted 5-0 Monday to call the special election for the next date permitted under state law, March 17...