Guilty verdict in brutal assault

...Florida for aggravated battery on a pregnant woman. "He's attacking my character, your honor."Defense attorney Tony Howard tried to limit the damage to Jones during his closing statement. He described Jones' insistence on acting as his own...

Man accused of setting woman on fire insists on serving as own attorney

...move on, Jones responded to the judge: "Am I questioning you or am I questioning (the witness)?"At that point, the judge ended the trial for the day.Jones then decided he wanted defense attorney Tony Howard to represent him again.

Bond denied again for man accused of setting woman on fire

...obedient son and a hand-working person who needed to return to his job to support his children.Defense attorney Tony Howard of the public defender's officer said Friday that Jones is in need of a hernia operation, but he cannot get the operation...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Music opportunities include Haggard, Jaimee Paul

...wonderful Debra Smith, one of the best auditorium managers anywhere, tell her I said hello. TONY HOWARD'S MOTOWN REVIEW: My long-time R&B friend Tony Howard continues to make some of the best music of any kind in the Augusta area. Y'all sure...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Family blends faith and music as Annie Moses Band

...at the Fort Gordon Dinner Theatre building on Third Avenue. Free, call (706) 793-8552 for reservations.? Tony Howard's Motown Review: 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 31, Imperial Theatre, $10 and $20 balcony tickets are left. Buy online...

Man convicted in near-miss of sheriff deputy

...on May 12, 2013, to be driving, but denied the rest of the charges.In his closing statement, defense attorney Tony Howard of the public defender's office argued to the jury that Haynes wasn't guilty of trying to run over an officer...

Brown band members say they should have been involved in 'Get On Up'

...wore regular shoes. Band members know he typically wore ankle-high dress-boots."Augusta vocalist and bandleader Tony Howard spent about 15 years as a personal friend and contributing artist on projects."Frankly, I'm thrilled about the...

Skating event touts smoking ban

...blaring live music Sun day as they rounded the rink in the Old School Skate Jam.The event, coordinated by musicians Tony Howard and Lewis McTush in connection with BreathEasy Augusta, drew more than 100 people to the small rink for an evening...

Bottom line

We've seen many valid arguments for and against public smoking bans, but few as impactful as local entertainer Tony Howard's.The popular Augusta singer, who once toured with James Brown, wrote in a letter to the editor on Sunday that...

Make Augusta smoke-free

It's not only an irritant - it also affects my livelihood and my voice.