Ralph Dixon

...since 1938, and honored in 1998, for 60 distinguished years. Named a Paul Harris Fellow in 1997, he served as secretary-treasurer, director and president from 1946 to 1947. Leaving his teaching career behind, Mr. Dixon started Dixon Motor...

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...of AugustaDetails: He is an attorney for Hull, Barrett PC in Augusta. TOM SUTHERLANDAward/honor: Elected secretary-treasurer of the Kiwanis Club of AugustaDetails: He is retired from the Army. DR. JIE CHENAward/honor: Elected a Fellow...

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...SafeHomes of Augusta.Details: He is assistant director of TaxSlayer.com. CATHY GOLDMANAward/honor: Elected secretary/treasurer of the board of directors of SafeHomes of Augusta.Details: She is with Goldman Properties CSRA. SHARON ARGUELLOAward...

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...Named vice president of the Greater Augusta Association of Realtors for 2014.JOHN CHAMBERSAward/honor: Named secretary/treasurer of the Greater Augusta Association of Realtors for 2014. KENYA JONESAward/honor: Named president of the CSRA...

Columnist Dan Le Batard gives away his Hall of Fame vote

...Batard is a longtime columnist for the Miami Herald.Le Batard said he expected to be stripped of his vote. BBWAA Secretary-Treasurer Jack O'Connell declined comment."We respect and appreciate Dan's opinions and passion about Hall of Fame...

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...the board of the Mortgage Bankers Association of Georgia, Augusta Chapter. SCOTT SMITHAward/honor: Named secretary/treasurer of the board of the Mortgage Bankers Association of Georgia, Augusta Chapter.

Torre, LaRussa are easy votes for baseball's new Hall of Fame class

...Jerry Reinsdorf; Steve Hirdt of the Elias Sports Bureau; Bruce Jenkins of the San Francisco Chronicle; BBWAA Secretary-Treasurer Jack O'Connell; and retired Fort Worth Star-Telegram reporter Jim Reeves.This year's ballot, chosen...

I suppose I'm a terrorist

...for the record, I am 70 years old; an active assistant volunteer fire chief; a medical first-responder; secretary/treasurer of the special tax commission for my fire district; a member of my church choir; and secretary of the men's...

'Clean' baseball players feel betrayed by dopers

...MVP trophy. The Baseball Writers' Association of America has said repeatedly that it will not revisit any of its award votes. "The decision was already made. He won it," said Jack O'Connell, the BBWAA's secretary-treasurer.

Hall of Fame says any changes to voting to be handled by the BBWAA

...does want to be heard, but we really see this as an issue that needs to be dealt with by the BBWAA."BBWAA Secretary-Treasurer Jack O'Connell said ballots averaged 8.4 players this year and just over half of the 571 voters used all 10...