Mayor Deke Copenhaver has been invited to speak about the positive impact of an information technology outsourcing firm on Augusta's economy next week at a global outsourcing conference in Phoenix.
Mayor Deke Copenhaver said Augusta is becoming a hub for bringing jobs back to America from overseas and becoming an example for other metropolitan areas.
Mayor Deke Copenhaver said on Tuesday that the feel and spirit of a monthly prayer breakfast remains the same despite the name change.
On Monday, Action Ministries will hold its inaugural Action Dash, a 5K run/walk that benefits housing, educational and hunger programs for low-income and homeless people in Augusta.
The nonprofit Georgia Gun Owners Inc. claims that 12 Georgia members of Mayors Against Illegal Guns, including Augusta Mayor Deke Copenhaver, have another purpose in mind.
Augusta Mayor Deke Copenhaver told 200 high schoolers at a presentation at Richmond Academy to follow passions in life and to stay focused on bettering their community.
Augusta Mayor Deke Copenhaver was recognized Wednesday by Southern Living magazine with a "Hero of the New South" honorable mention for the Laney-Walker/Bethlehem redevelopment project.
No matter how bad your weekend has been, it can't compare with that of James Ryan Anderson, the man who drove his pickup onto the Sixth Street railroad bridge and jammed it into a trestle beam.
Mayor Deke Copenhaver on Thursday touched on his plans for the $100,000 economic development line item he's been budgeted by the Augusta Commission.
It was the best of times. It was the worst of times. So what if that’s not an original beginning? It’s still a fair description of the latest goings on in Augusta.
Augusta's mayor didn't have time to comment on Augusta's No. 10 "brokest city" ranking by online news magazine The Daily Beast, he told a columnist in Columbus, Ga., which was No. 1 in the ...
As Augusta commissioners consider Mayor Deke Copenhaver’s call for a vote affirming his powers as chief executive, Copenhaver will visit with members of the Augusta legislative delegation in ...
After Mayor Deke Copenhaver made his victory speech Tuesday night, his supporters began to chant: "Deke for president! Deke for president!" Sounding a presidential note, the mayor said he'd wanted ...
We should be fortunate enough to have Mayor Copenhaver around another four years -- but in that time, we need to fix the systemic problems.
At least for now, there was no loser in the race for mayor as the votes were tallied for the Richmond County Committee for Good Government's endorsements at the Julian Smith barbecue pit.
Mayor Deke Copenhaver received the Richmond County Committee for Good Government's endorsement with just four votes more than challenger Lori Davis.
When Mayor Deke Copenhaver congratulated the athletes in last year's ESi Ironman 70.3 Augusta, his competitive side came out.
To borrow a saying from our Army's artillery, Mayor Copehaver has " lent dignity to what otherwise would have been a vulgar brawl!"
This is a widely popular mayor with no other significant flaws that we know of. But it's a significant flaw if one chronically retreats from controversy or seeks cover for unpopular decisions.
Augusta Mayor Deke Copenhaver has a character flaw, some politicians say. That flaw is fear of taking a stand on political issues