Augusta VA Medical Center promotes interim chief of staff to permanent one

The Charlie Norwood Veterans Affairs Medical Center announced Tuesday that its acting chief of staff will manage the Augusta's hospital's 2,445-employee workforce full time.Starting July 26, Dr. Oladipo Kukoyi...

Cops shot in Ferguson

...health coverage. Jackson's resignation becomes effective March 19, at which point Lt. Col. Al Eickhoff will become acting chief while the city searches for a replacement.Jackson had resisted calls by protesters and some of Missouri's top elected...

Augusta VA reduces wait times for patients

Dr. Ladi Kukoyi, the acting chief of staff at the Charlie Norwood Veterans Affairs Medical Center, admits scheduling data has not always been a "friend" to the...

Ferguson police chief resigns

...Thomas Jackson, who will get a severance payment and health insurance for a year. Lt. Col. Al Eickhoff will become acting chief March 19 while the city searches for a replacement.Jackson had previously resisted calls by protesters and some of...

SkyMall files for bankruptcy as passengers find new distractions

...has debts with UPS, specialty retailer Hammacher Schlemmer and American Express.In a statement Friday, SkyMall's acting chief executive officer, Scott Wiley, said that on Jan. 9 the company hired bankers to pursue a possible sale. A week later...

Congress blasts National Highway Transportation Agency for handling of GM ignition switch issue

...increasingly complex vehicles.David Friedman, the acting chief of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration...to track problems.Friedman has been the agency's acting chief since December. Senators called on the White House...

Buck is homegrown pick

...positions of authority and responsibility, including assistant superintendent of Rome City Schools, and presently as acting chief of staff and chief academic officer of the Georgia Department of Education.Having known Dr. Buck for all these years...

Positions tied to Augusta VA investigation under interim leadership

The Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center has assigned acting chief of staffs and associate directors.

Top stories of 2014: New chief of staff at Charlie Norwood Veterans Affairs Medical Center expected to be hired by January

...Charleston VA Medical Center.Dr. Dennis Hollins, the Augusta VA's head of rehabilitation services, is serving as acting chief of staff.In November, the hospital's latest director, Robert Hamilton, resigned to focus on "more personal goals...

Williams looking forward to schools safety chief job

...the building where she worked and whose body was dumped into a landfill.Over the span of 21 years, he worked as the acting chief of the Waynes boro Police Department, an officer at the Columbia County Sheriff's Office, a teacher and director...