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Faith Calendar

...6:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 16, Gov. Nathan Deal, Mayor Hardie Davis, Richmond County commissioners and state representatives, speakers; Healing Communities of Georgia training 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 17, to equip ministry leaders...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-11-13/faith-calendar
Longtime Atlanta legislator gets year in jail for fraud

ATLANTA - A federal judge on Monday sentenced a former Georgia state representative and civil rights activist to a year and a day in prison for fraud.U.S. District Judge Amy To ten berg also gave Tyrone Brooks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-11-09/longtime-atlanta-legis
Patriots, do your job!

...own legislative district in Columbia County, we're having a special election on Tuesday to replace a retiring state representative. I'm volunteering to try to get my favorite candidate elected.After decades as a journalist, during which I...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-10-29/patriots-do-your
Columbia County Sample Ballots for Nov. 3, 2015

Special ElectionFOR STATE REPRESENTATIVE IN THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY FROM 122ND DISTRICT(To fill the unexpired term of Ben Harbin, resigned)Pat Goodwin-RJodi Lott-RJoe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2015-10-31/columbia-count
Mayor Hardie Davis' plagiarism scandal takes the cake

...Pat, Joe and Jodi's Stand-in: House District 122 candidate Pat Goodwin said she didn't want the title of state representative. "I want the job," she said. "I'm at a point in my life, I can give it up and work for you."Heather...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2015-09-27/mayor-hardie-da
Where's that tax going?

...excise tax. I mean, an excise tax on automotive tires helps fund roadways ? or it used to. I e-mailed my two state representatives Aug. 8 asking where those tax monies go. As of this writing, I have yet to receive any response. I've also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-09-17/wheres-tax-going
Allendale-Fairfax football players claim they were beaten in hazing ritual

...after the news conference, according to Justin Bamberg, another attorney involved in the case. He is also a state representative, but does not represent Allendale County.Zeidan said this is another case of bad leadership being exhibited...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2015-08-12/allendale-fa
Ga. pipeline practices changed over time

...That's where Georgia law stood until 1993, when a pipeline running through the Fort Valley pecan orchard of a state representative leaked thousand of gallons of gasoline, fouling his well. The pipeline's owner, Colonial Pipeline, also was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-20/ga-pipeline-practices-change
Charleston massacre, flag debate put Haley in 2016 political spotlight

...2016, though, depends on factors well beyond this latest chapter in Haley's intense, complicated rise from state representative to her tenure as South Carolina's first female and minority governor, a five-year stretch that has rankled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-15/charleston-massacre-flag-debate-put
Contractors put thousands in Tuesday special election

...brother, who gave him $2,000, and attorneys Wright McLeod, Peden McLeod and Walton McLeod, a South Carolina state representative.Frantom's slimmer campaign trove had no single donations of $1,000 or more in the latest report but did include...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2015-04-10/contractors-pu