Harold Jones, Marion Williams vie for Augusta Commission Super District 9

Name: Harold Jones

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Marion Williams, who represented District 2 on Augusta Commission for two terms, said he believes he has a calling to serve the community. "Government belongs to all of us," he said.  FILE/STAFF
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Marion Williams, who represented District 2 on Augusta Commission for two terms, said he believes he has a calling to serve the community. "Government belongs to all of us," he said.

Age: 43

Family: Wife, Kimberly

Political experience: Elected Richmond County solicitor in 2004; ran for state House in 2002, state Senate in 2010

Education: Glenn Hills High School; South Carolina State University, bachelor’s degree; North Carolina Central University Law School, Juris Doctor, 1994

Why are you running for office? "I am running to help the people of District 9 address some of the significant issues facing their families. Those issues include access to employment opportunities, business development and addressing the severe infrastructure concerns facing the district."

Name: Marion Williams

Age: 64

Family: Three daughters; three granddaughters

Political experience: Served two terms as District 2 commissioner

Education: T.W. Josey High School; attended seminary

Why are you running for office? “I have a calling, I believe, in my life to serve. I see so much injustice and unfairness. Government belongs to all of us.”

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