City inspectors look to demolish Goodale House

...their side.Rob Sherman, director of Augusta's License and Inspection Department, said his staff plans to ask a State Court judge in early 2015 to order the endangered property, which was built in 1799 and is listed on the National Registry of...

Realize MLK's vision

...what he wanted to do. All the officers agreed; there was no dissent. David Watkins Sr., the father of current State Court Judge David Watkins, was the "vehicle" that was behind the whole idea of Dr. King's visit. Watkins Sr. has since...

Local court warns of e-mail scam

State court officials are urging local residents to beware of court notices going out by e-mail.State Court Judge Richard Slaby's office started receiving information on this week that multiple residents have received e-mails requesting...

Judge helps alcoholics recover

...on a Thursday evening, and State Court Judge Jerry Daniel stood behind a...He was elected Burke County State Court judge in 2000. LAST YEAR, a brochure...pioneered by Athens-Clarke County State Court Judge Kent Lawrence. The court would...

Approve Watkins in State Court race

I have been shocked and disheartened by the recent misleading letters and political advertisements regarding State Court Judge David D. Watkins. As a prosecuting attorney for Richmond County (but not in State Court), I have observed the...

Opinion columns
Students get lesson on drugs

...of 2000. The artists were former drug addicts, a state court judge and captain of the Richmond County Narcotics Squad...for every dollar they made, someone suffered." State Court Judge David Watkins said he would have no mercy on the students...

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Judicial attacks denied

...Augusta Chronicle ads that attacked Richmond County State Court Judge David Watkins this month, but according to a top...writes in a position paper that as a Richmond County State Court judge, he wants to bring attention to the crime of child...

First settlement reached in Sentinel Offender Services suit

...McGee's arrest on Nov. 9, 2009. He was taken into custody Jan. 12, 2010, and the next day Richmond County State Court Judge David D. Watkins found McGee in violation of his probation and sentenced him to pay Sentinel $186 or spend two...

Cher in the City: Thanks for all the phrases that reflect my life

...forward be called ... a "Clint-ism."I also happened to be listening to David Watkins (a Richmond County State Court judge) as he was addressing someone else. I heard him say "to be grounded in reality you have to have people keep it...

Bill woes dog some candidates

...County School Board candidates. And one candidate for State Court judge has had a different sort of financial trouble, according...Howard as defendants. In 1993, Richmond County State Court Judge David Watkins belonged to a joint venture that had...

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