Georgia Local


SPLOST question

Augusta residents are set to vote on the consolidated government’s special purpose, local option sales tax in a referendum on the May 20 ballot.... Read more

Sales Tax Question: Why are sales tax funds allocated for project...

Augusta residents are set to vote on the consolidated government’s latest special purpose, local option sales tax package in a referendum May 20... Read more

Prayer continues at Augusta Commission meetings

The Augusta Commission has opened its semimonthly meetings with a mostly Christian religious invocation for as long as most anyone can remember,... Read more

SPLOST question: What will Augusta Recreation, Parks and Facilities do...

Augusta residents are set to vote on the consolidated government’s latest special purpose local option sales tax package in a referendum on the... Read more

Moore: Quiet needed on campaign trail

Like you, I have been receiving a lot of political phone calls lately. Usually in the evening, about suppertime. Usually recordings. Usually... Read more

Chronicle poll shows Davis leading mayor's race...

Hardie Davis is the frontrunner in the Augusta mayoral race, according to a poll conducted for ... Read more

SPLOST question: Can 1 percent sales tax funds be used to pay people...

Augusta residents are set to vote on the consolidated government’s latest special purpose local option sales tax package in a referendum May 20.... Read more

City files motion to dismiss ACLU suit

Attorneys for Augusta filed a motion Wednesday to dismiss a federal lawsuit seeking to move May 20 mayor and commission elections to a later date... Read more

536 have voted early, but more chances exist ahead of May 20 elections

A predictor of election day turnout, 360 people have voted early and 176 have mailed absentee ballots so far in the May 20 general primary and... Read more

SPLOST question: What sales tax 7 projects will be funded first?

Augusta voters are set to vote on the consolidated government’s special purpose local option sales tax 7 by a referendum that appears on the May... Read more