Tax protests, goats making news this week

...between Grady Smith and Sean Frantom. Frantom was backed by the mayor, Commissioners Joe Bowles and Joe Jackson, and Tax Commissioner Steven Kendrick, but he lost.It looked like Beard was ahead of her time when she helped an obese city employee...

Hearings on Augusta tax increase start today

...their mortgage company won't see a tax bill, said Tax Commissioner Steven Kendrick.The lenders will pass along the...Most people don't understand why we're raising taxes," Commissioner Marion Williams said. When a few have asked, Williams...

Rants & Raves

...finally closing the border when the "transformation" of our country is complete? THE TAX COMMISSIONERS office moved into a new suite. Did tax commissioner Steven Kendrick happen to find the $30,000 dollars of taxpayer money that mysteriously...

Augusta Commission holds off on tax increase

...restructuring, such as what Sheriff Richard Roundtree and Tax Commissioner Steven Kendrick had accomplished, were needed...increase and hold three public hearings a week later.Tax Commissioner Steven Kendrick informed commissioners that the city...

Kick back, wait for the news this week in Augusta

...challenges."Jones has the endorsements of Sheriff Richard Round tree, Solicitor Gene ral Kellie McIntyre and Tax Commissioner Steven Kendrick.Mayor Deke Copenhaver, businessman J.R. Riles and former Augusta Human Re sources Employment...

Contributions pour in for Ben Hasan and Bob Finnegan prior to District 6 runoff

...whom the PBA also endorsed; Paine College Vice President Brandon Brown; commissioner-elect Sammie Sias; and Tax Commissioner Steven Kendrick, according to the report.Hasan has used his funds largely on radio ads and fish frys, the report...

Richmond County tax commissioner's office closed Thursday, Friday

The Richmond County tax commissioner's office will be closed for a half-day on Thursday and all...according to a statement.For more information, call the tax commissioner's office at (706) 821-2398.

Holiday closings

...closed Friday COLUMBIA COUNTY? County offices, tax commissioner's office, tax assessor's office closed Friday...offices closed Friday and Saturday? County offices, tax commissioner's office closed Friday OTHER? Aiken Technical College...

Augusta Commission discusses tax increase

...taxpayers will accept "if we let the people know how the money is going to be used," and implementing the excise tax.Commissioner Wayne Guilfoyle said doing both will "double wham" for Augusta industries, several of which are in his district...

Hundreds of abandoned properties await demolition funding

...all different kinds of critters in the backyard," he said.The property has already been through one tax sale ? Tax Commissioner Steven Kendrick's approach when taxes are unpaid ? but Daniels said he hasn't seen anyone tend to the property...