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

...day 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-03-04/cher-city-thanks-all-
Duke Energy faces federal criminal charges for coal ash pollution, expects to pay $102 million

...citizen lawsuits by intervening at the last minute to assert its own authority under the act to take enforcement action in state court.The administration of Gov. Pat McCrory, a Republican who worked at Duke for 29 years, then proposed what environmentalists...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-20/duke-energy-faces-federal-
Realize MLK's vision

...andexplained 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-21/realize-mlks-vision
Former Augusta city councilman Oscar Baker dies

...as a captain. He also served as a bailiff in the Richmond Coun ty court system, and he retired as chief bailiff of State Court in 1997. Baker was the founder of the Augusta-Richmond County Com mittee for Good Government. Isdell, who has been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-14/former-augusta-city-councilm
William Baker

...14 years, and was a bailiff in the Richmond County court system for over 30 years. He retired as Chief Bailiff of State Court, in 1997. Besides supporting his community, he had a passion for fishing and his church family. Oscar is survived...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174163495
Overtime

...trialThe murder trial of ex-New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez is being delayed by a snowstorm expected today.A state courts spokeswoman said Sunday the trial is expected to resume Tuesday.Hernandez is charged in the June 2013 killing of Odin...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/gru/2015-02-01/overtime
Ga. lawyer arrested in $500,000 theft

...Judicial Circuit, asked the GBI to look into the case Jan. 7.A legal malpractice suit, filed in Chatham County State Court on Dec. 23 by Savannah attorney Bart Turner, alleges that Smith "forged" the signature of his clients, Heather...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-15/ga-lawyer-arrested-500000-th
Georgia executes man convicted of 1998 killing of sheriff's deputy during a traffic stop

...convicted and sentenced to death in 2000. He challenged the legality of his conviction and sentence in 2003, and a state court judge threw out his sentence on grounds that his trial lawyer failed to present complete mental health defenses. But...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-13/georgia-executes-man-c
Busy session for Georgia Legislature begins Monday

...change the law to allow it while others oppose giving that authority to profit-seeking firms. In Richmond County, State Court Chief Judge Richard Sla by said in November that judges, the sheriff's office and Sentinel employees are pulling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-10/busy-session-georgia-leg
Execution scheduled for man convicted of killing deputy

...County jury convicted him of murder.Brannan challenged the legality of his conviction and sentence in 2003, and a state court judge threw out both on grounds that his trial lawyer failed to present complete mental health defenses. The state...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-02/execution-scheduled-man-convi