Columbia County Tax Commissioner Kay Allen has 10 days to explain her actions to Gov. Nathan Deal or face removal from office, according to a letter sent this week.
The Columbia County Commission voted Monday morning to send an official letter to Gov. Nathan Deal reporting "possible malfeasance" on the part of Tax Commissioner Kay Allen.
Columbia County Commission Chairman Ron Cross said officials have drafted a letter notifying the governor of "alleged misconduct" on the part of Tax Commissioner Kay Allen.
The Columbia County Commission voted Tuesday night to authorize a "complete and full audit" of Tax Commissioner Kay Allen's office.
Commission Chairman Ron Cross said he believes the commission has the authority to end Tax Commissioner Kay Allen's agreements with Harlem and Grovetown.
Columbia County has a request for proposals, due Jan. 10, for a "new institutional health services facility to serve as Columbia County's sole community provider." County Commission Chairman Ron ...
Columbia County Commission Chairman Ron Cross answers five questions about Bass Pro Shops for The Augusta Chronicle.
Columbia County officials said Bass Pro Shops asked for additional incentives, such as $10 million to build the store, to avert its decision to back out of a deal to locate a retail store near ...
Bass Pro Shops has canceled its plan to build a store in Columbia County, officials announced Tuesday.
Columbia County in 2011 successfully designated an area around the West Town shopping center in Martinez using the same Urban Redevelopment Act that Augusta city leaders are attempting to use.
Columbia County officials estimate it will be another 10 weeks before repairs are finished on a washed out road that has cut off several residents in the Barrington neighborhood.
Columbia County officials are planning repairs to a Martinez road that collapsed last week, though its ownership and responsibility are still unclear.
Columbia County's budget for next year balances with no tax increase and only a small spending increase that matches a near-flat growth in the county's overall tax value.
The Earthmine imaging vehicle that will be navigating Columbia County streets during the next couple of weeks uses technology developed for the Mars rover program.
Columbia County commissioners Tuesday rejected a rezoning that would have built townhomes on a failed professional development.
Columbia County commissioners Tuesday approved first reading of an ordinance that will require more notice, and possibly charge fees, for events that require public streets to be blocked.
While Columbia County school officials are wrestling with an expected budget deficit of more than $4 million, county commissioners might look at adding employees.
A failed office park project in Martinez could get new life as townhomes if Columbia County's Planning Commission approves rezoning.
Columbia County officials continue to study a proposal to formalize rules for fundraiser races that use county roads.
A new excise tax on energy used by industries in Columbia County will replace a sales tax exemption granted to those industries last year, but still leave factories with a 4 percent tax break.