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What Is It?

...saw the '73 pink Imperial. It had a New York license plate 'Say Hey.' I had cut off Willie Mays, the greatest baseball player of all time. Willie Mays, the Say Hey Kid, was in the last year of his storied baseball career and was only a shell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-08-07/what-it
Voters didn't hold back on write-ins during May 20 election

...Chip Barbee, Dianne Murphy, Frank Dolan, Harold Jones, Matt Aitken, Mary Davis, Woody Merry, Walter Sprouse and Willie Mays. One write-in went to Helen Blocker-Adams, the mayoral candidate who withdrew prior to the election.A few voters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-06-11/voters-didnt-hold-back-w
Vote for Willie Mays' vast experience

I am supporting Willie Mays for mayor. I see no need to put Georgia's...people the voters have put down there. Willie Mays received a great majority vote from...Let's go with what we know. A vote for Willie Mays is surely a step in the right direction...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/03/let_28464.shtml
Letters
Willie Mays will unite Augusta

I wholeheartedly endorse Willie Mays for mayor of Augusta, and ask voters to give him the majority...the polls Tuesday and help create a dynamic Augusta. A vote for Willie Mays will be a vote for one Augusta. Tracy E. Williams Jr., Augusta

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/05/let_19458.shtml
Letters
Vote for Willie Mays - and experience

...are going to prevail in the governance of this city. Willie Mays has these attributes. I encourage the voters of Augusta to return to the polls Dec. 6 and elect Willie Mays mayor. Reggie Williams, Augusta

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/28/let_27149.shtml
Letters
Bonds ties Willie Mays with 660th homer

SAN FRANCISCO -- Barry Bonds hit his 660th home run Monday to tie godfather Willie Mays for third on baseball's career list. Bonds connected in the fifth inning on a 3-1 pitch from Milwaukee's Matt Kinney and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/13/bas_411938.shtml
Baseball
History will be made when Augusta's next mayor is elected

...elected a black county commissioner, Ed McIntyre, mayor in 1981, and former Augusta-Richmond County Commissioner Willie Mays served as interim mayor for six months after the resignation of former Mayor Bob Young, the 18-year-old consolidated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-03-08/history-will-be-made-whe
Jokes at ex-mayor's expense raise money for good cause

...Theater roasted former interim mayor Willie Mays last week to raise money for the...you've been burying. You know, Willie Mays -- the last one to let you down...up here and really speak about Willie Mays, you know it was like, well...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2011-07-16/jokes-ex-mayors
Let's hear it for Helen

...2005, there was a ton of pressure on her, as a black woman, not to endorse the white Deke Copenhaver over the black Willie Mays.After much soul-searching, she stood up to the pressure ? and helped propel Copenhaver to a series of terms that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-05-10/lets-hear-it-helen
Augusta mayoral candidate Helen Blocker-Adams says she'll bring different dynamic to office

...criticism after a 2005 run for mayor. Finishing third, she endorsed eventual winner Deke Copenhaver over Interim Mayor Willie Mays, who would have become the consolidated government's first black mayor.Q: How would Augusta be different if you...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-04-21/augusta-mayora