Rookie managers mold teams in their image

...the most recent, with the 2001 Diamondbacks, whose third baseman happened to be Williams. The others: Bucky Harris, 1924 Senators; Eddie Dyer, 1946 Cardinals; Ralph Houk, 1961 Yankees. Only 11 other rookie skippers reached a World Series.Both Williams...

Senator: Law on day care training needs penalties

COLUMBIA - A South Carolina senator says a lack of compliance to a 2010 law requiring annual training for people who keep children in their home means legislators...

Former Sen. Sam Nunn is more than a supportive father in Georgia race involving his daughter

...Obama was a young Illinois senator.Nunn remains popular among...accidentally made public, listed "Senator Nunn" among the few recipients...document also named the former senator, a pivotal figure in foreign...not talking about electing senators who don't have principles...

Augusta Mayor-elect Hardie Davis says he plans to 'raise the bar' for government

...bar" for local government and its elected officials in an interview with The Augusta Chronicle.Davis, who remains a state senator until the end of the year, touched on his plans for making the transition to mayor, what he'll do after taking office and...

Richmond County Board of Elections to discuss Sunday voting

...polls, The Associated Press reported.The Nov. 4 elections are forecast to feature close races for governor and U.S. senator, and voter turnout could determine the winner.The Macon-Bibb County Board of Elections rejected 3-2 last week a proposal...

2 new memoirs make waves in politics

...Republican congressman in a GOP district and is appointed U.S. senator when Clinton becomes secretary of State.Gillibrand's accounts...countered that if she did, she'd never get support from male senators on issues she's fought for.Working mothers will find much...

Photograph shows Petersburg boat in 1913

...Broad rivers. It had paved streets, its own schools and newspaper, and an affluent population that produced two U.S. senators. But while sister city Augusta thrived and prospered downstream, Petersburg languished and died ? and became a ghost town...

Augusta Democrat John Barrow touts his bipartisan ranking

...I'm very upset of what has happened here," Superior Court Judge David Roper said of redistricting. "We don't have a chance of electing a senator or House representative from our area of Columbia County. It's not right."

Senators: DSS must quickly hire caseworkers

...legislators pass a budget next year, state senators said Tuesday.The Senate panel investigating...employees, including 81 supervisors.Senators pounced on agency data showing just five...20:1 ratio for foster care cases.Senators asked Gillum to determine whether its reserves...

John Barrow's Augusta Academy Day educates prospective students

...the schools offered. Admission to all but the Coast Guard Academy requires a nomination from an official source, such as a senator or congressman.Trace learned that while he is in high school, he needs to focus on developing leadership skills."I really...