City receives first FEMA reimbursement for ice storm cleanup

...will be the final total," said Donna Williams, the city's finance director.The...to 85 percent of the cleanup costs, Williams said.To file for reimbursement, the...extensive project worksheets on the damage. Williams, who has spent the past two days working...

Suns forward P.J. Tucker facing charge of 'extreme' DUI

...Sacramento County sheriff's deputy found 51-year-old Michael Williams around 9 a.m. Tuesday.Police say Williams is suspected of fatally stabbing his wife, Tanganyika Williams, whose body was found July 8 lying on a Sacramento street...

New report on Thomson plane crash

...2013 that killed five members of The Vein Guys staff.The report does not include why the aircraft crashed. Terry Williams, who is with the board's public affairs office, said the probable cause will be determined at a later date.

Compromise on tax increase expected at called meeting

...Bill Lockett, Bill Fennoy and Marion Williams were the only votes in favor of the 2-mill...package needs only one more vote to pass.Williams said he favored an increase, but said...economy has been down for a long time," Williams said. "The people have been having...

Augusta Amusements brings in Blind Boys of Alabama, Jim Brickman

...MALPASS BROTHERSRaised on a diet of classic country music from their grandfather's records, the sounds of greats like Hank Williams Sr. and Merle Haggard are part of Christopher and Taylor Malpass' musical DNA. The duo, both in their 20s, have taken...

Patricia Davis

...Davis; six grandchildren; and a host of other relatives. Family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. this evening at the funeral home. Please sign guest book at wmsfh.net. Williams Funeral Home 1765 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

Irma Gloster

...Austell. GA; daughter, Dr. Aronica Gloster, Augusta; grandson, Cole Aaron Jacob Gloster; and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins. Please sign guest book at www.wmsfh.net. Williams Funeral Home, 1765 Martin Luther King Blvd.

Augusta Commission holds off on tax increase

...for the tax, Finance Director Donna Williams said the commission had held off raising...commissioner to favor the increase, Marion Williams, asked whether 2 mills was enough...cap under this year's calculations, Williams said. The cap was imposed on the local...

Hawks draft pick Edy Tavares likely headed back to Spain

...3.75 million deal with free-agent guard Mo Williams on Monday.Williams is coming off an up-and-down season with the...rookie Zach LaVine on the team's second unit.Williams averaged 9.7 points last season for his lowest...

Augusta Commission set to approve $9 million tax increase

...The hard thing is, nobody wants to raise taxes, but nobody wants to see a decrease in services."Finance Director Donna Williams and Interim Administrator Tameka Allen discussed their recommendation for the increase at length during the commission's...