Biz Bits

...County Convention and Visitor's Bureau.Details: He represents The Tackle Shop. PHYLLIS SALAZARAward/honor: Named treasurer/secretary of the board of directors for the Columbia County Convention and Visitor's Bureau.Details: She represents...

New leader for Georgia Power's Augusta region

...Madison, Winder and the Northern Re gion, in addition to being the state legislative affairs manager. He also served as treasurer on the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce's board of directors in 2013.As Georgia Pow er's Metro North Region manager...

Officials approve tuition increases, with biggest changes at Georgia Tech, UGA

...recipients who attend the four research universities, said John Brown, the system's vice chancellor fiscal affairs and treasurer.There was no discussion of the increases among board members at Tuesday's meeting on the University of North Georgia's...

Rhea Johnson Burgess (AIKEN, S.C.)

...Aiken to the late Barney Otto and Lillie Glover Johnson. She was a lifelong residence of Aiken; former Clerk with Aiken Co. Treasurers Office; member of Aiken First Baptist Church; Truth Seekers Sunday School Class; Old Aiken Bridge Club and Country Gardeners...

Mrs. Louise Jordan

...County and was a member of Green Grove A.M.E. Zion Church where she served on the Trustee Board, Missionary Department, Treasurers of the Sunday School, president of the Senior Choir, Stewardess Board and as a Deaconess. Lovingly cherishing her memories...

Jessie Blackwell (HEPHZIBAH, Ga.)

...who called regularly. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to The Worldwide Bible Education Work 'Watchtower' c/o Treasurers Office 35 Columbia Heights Brooklyn, NY 11201-2485. Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Rd, Augusta...

SC election ballot set as filing deadline passes

...primary.Republican Agriculture Commissioner Hugh Weathers faces a primary challenge from Joe Farmer of Greenville and GOP Treasurer Curtis Loftis faces Brian Adams of Spartanburg in the primary.Two of the state's seven U.S. House members also face...

South Carolina GOP seeks local-level dominance

...for those two people," Gregory said.South Carolina currently has 21 Republican sheriffs and coroners and 19 Republican treasurers in its 46 counties. The GOP also has a majority in 21 of the state's 45 partisan county councils. They think they can...

Estelle Ferguson

...from Dixie Clay Company. Ms. Ferguson was a very active charter member of Hillview Baptist Church, where she served as Treasurer for many years. In addition to her parents, family members include siblings, Kenneth (Kathryn) Ferguson, North Augusta...

Evans woman goes to prison for homeowner association thefts

The former treasurer of an Evans neighborhood association was sentenced to prison Thursday for stealing more than a quarter-million dollars from the...