Columbia County Commission

Columbia County hires new deputy administrator, directors

Columbia County officials announced the appointment of a new deputy administrator along with new hires for two open division director... Read more

Columbia County employees to see pay raises with new year

Columbia County employees will be getting fatter paychecks with the new year.

Commissioners... Read more

Superior Court judges getting pay raises


It pays to sit on the Augusta Judicial Circuit’s Superior Court bench, and it will pay nearly 15... Read more

Candidates decry efforts of business group to influence runoff


With Columbia County voters heading to the polls Tuesday to decide who will represent them in state and local offices, the four... Read more



No tax increase in Columbia County budget proposal


Property owners in Columbia County will not see their taxes go up in a proposed 2016-2017 budget given to commissioners Tuesday... Read more

Columbia County to hold budget hearing Tuesday


The Columbia County Commis­sion will hold a public hearing on its 2016-... Read more

Court rejects Doctors Hospital appeal

One appeal has been dismissed but another is still pending as Doc­tors Hospital of Augusta fights a state license allowing AU Medical... Read more

Work to resume on Columbia County subdivision under new plan


A stop work order at Magnolia Valley Plantation will be lifted once its developer falls into compliance under a new erosion... Read more