Georgia stands alone

...among the strongest in the nation. The AFT -- unlike another union, the National...South Carolina also got "good grades" from AFT, but Georgia was rated higher. And there's...the kind of program that so impressed the AFT. The union especially lauded the state's...

Where we live

Debi Miller's debut as a painter came at age 16, when she painted the name of her parents' boat on the aft. Now, at 44, she works on anything she can get her paintbrush on. "My favorite thing to paint is walls inside homes, but...

Airlines don't improve

...several-month investigation initiated by the Senate Commerce Committee last year after public complaints became as loud as aft-row seating in a MD-80. The airline industry said it would address the complaints voluntarily and improve service, but...

Opinion columns
Jeep's Cherokee returns in style

...The Cherokee offers safety equipment that's on luxury cars and includes nifty storage places and hooks, plus sliding fore and aft back seats, that some other SUVs do not. It has 40.3 inches of legroom in the back seat.The new Cherokee, which retains...

What Is It?

...and were selected individually rather than as part of packages, as is the norm today. The scalloped fender treatment fore and aft of the front wheel was a unique styling treatment for 1958 only."Lincolns were a rare sight in 1958 in my small town. Simply...

2014 Ford Escape SE has fuel-savvy power

...passenger seat, while not powered, has four adjustments, including height adjustment.The generous seat track for fore and aft movement of the driver seat as well as the power seat height adjustment helped make all sorts of drivers comfortable. At the...

Anglers from 40 states to converge for fish-off

...Only the points champions from each division can compete in the AFT Divisional Angler of the Year Fish-Off. Competitors will weigh...These same anglers plus several hundred more will compete in the AFT National Championship on Thurmond Lake on Oct. 23-25, according...

Business news

...plans to lay off 1,800NEW YORK - Wells Fargo plans to lay off an additional 1,800 employees from its mortgage department, aft er cutting about 2,300 jobs from the unit in August.Spokesman Alfredo Padillo said Thursday that the San Francisco-based...

2013 Volkswagen CC remains a distinctive sedan

...tail lamps and license plate illumination.The interior is upgraded, too, with new head restraints that can adjust fore and aft and automatic climate control with humidity sensor that helps keep window glass free of condensation.Best of all, the CC comes...

Boeing investing another $1 billion, creating 2,000 new jobs in S.C.

...said Jack Jones, the vice president and general manager of Boeing South Carolina.The Boeing plant also builds mid- and aft-body assemblies for 787s that are made in South Carolina and Everett, Wash. Jones said seven assemblies are put together...