Lee Beard legacy lives on at dedication of new Augusta Commission chamber

...to Augusta Commission member Lee Beard at the rededication of the commission chamber Tuesday.From former Fire Chief Ronnie Few to former Mayor Bob Young, all remembered Beard as a soft-spoken leader who strived to improve Augusta."Lee Beard...

May election date causes 'time crunch' on sales tax package

...FRYING PAN: The Clayton News Daily reported that the Morrow City Council narrowly hired former Au gus ta Fire Chief Ronnie Few as city manager last week, although half the council members said they'd never heard of him before.The four-member...

Rants & Raves

...and nurses were outstanding. They were very professional and very nice, every one of them. Thank you all. A RAVE TO our mayor if he would shower accolades of Ricardo Azziz to UNLV as he gave Ronnie Few for District of Columbia fire chief.

Augusta spends thousands in rent despite available city-owned space

...changed. Augusta no longer leases space in Augusta Riverfront Center, which was home to the administration of Fire Chief Ronnie Few, and the city leases only a single office in the Hatcher Building at 501 Greene St.Until the courthouse's opening...

Acting Augusta fire chief takes on department fraught with issues

...Bernard Mack, who left after just three months on the job, citing personal issues and city politics. Mack replaced Ronnie Few, the city's first black chief, who became the subject of a scathing report by a Richmond County special grand jury...

Property sale, cleanup of old depot approved

...Washington Historic Preservation Board: Brittany Patrick, Lara Plocha Human Relations Commission: Dr. Thomas Clark, Ronnie Few Aviation Commission: Cedric Johnson, Karlton Howard Planning Commission: Ashby Krouse III, Y.N. Myers Jr. Board...

Augusta Mayor race

...to use his or her vote wisely. Ronnie Few Absolute power in any situation is...encouraging local businesses to expand. Ronnie Few First, policies and procedures must...at the state and national levels. Ronnie Few There needs to be tangible evidence...

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Hopefuls put on last-ditch stumps

...black. Thirteen were men, six white, seven black. Here are the results: MAYOR: - Deke Copenhaver: 62.5 percent - Ronnie Few: 25 percent - Steven Kendrick: 9 percent - Gil Gilyard: 0 - Willie Mays: 3 percent (1 write-in vote) JUDGE...

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Across the area

...mayor said his staff might not have been notified of the event. The other Augusta mayoral candidates, former fire chief Ronnie Few, William "Gil" Gilyard and Steven Kendrick, attended. Fight between pupil, teacher investigated Richmond County...

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Copenhaver will run for re-election

...unexpired term of Bob Young, Mr. Copenhaver won election to a full term in November 2006 with 65 percent of the vote. Ronnie Few was second, getting 18 percent, followed by Steven Kendrick with 13 percent and William "Gil" Gilyard with 4 percent...

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