Help prevent suicides

...clinical treatment, but more research is needed. Just as federal funding made the difference in preventing cancer and HIV/AIDS, more funding for suicide prevention research will save lives.I will be in Washington, D.C., this month speaking to my...

Fallen Sen. Pinckney advocate of the poor

...gunned down Wednesday night in the historic black church where he was a minister, had also advocated for the Medicaid expansion, AIDS testing programs, food stamp recipients, ETV, and measures to combat human trafficking. Authorities have said nine, including...

Savannah ballistics equipment aids Augusta investigations

New equipment and software in Savannah are helping Augusta crime scene investigators get faster ballistics test results and connecting them to related incidents across the country.

I wish I could wish Daddy a happy Father's Day

...I'm showing my grandchildren something about cars or machinery; they should have a chance to develop without requiring Band-Aids.Still, I picked up much from Daddy. Learning often comes from watching the man, if only from a distance. I wish he were...

K-9 training takes place in Augusta

...issued ammo containers for safe handling if they did not already have them."Every few years we will replace those training aids," said Tod Keys with Georgia Emergency Management Agency/Homeland Security. "It's not because they're bad or unstable...

Richard Petty has idea on how to bring more competition back into NASCAR

...a lot of expense for us to go through it," Petty said. "Right now we're just band-aiding the thing and all the Band-Aids are not helping anything. Every once in a while they make a change that's going to help, but we've not seen a change in...

Marriage letter flawed

...their blood shall be upon them."The same message is in the New Testament in Romans 1:18-32. Every minister of the Bible should know this truth! They also should know that the death toll from AIDS in America is thousands per year.

Faculty accomplishments, new leadership improve climate at Paine

...Department of Health and Human Resources for $887,000, to research and reduce substance abuse and the incidence of HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis C infection and related problems. These funds allow further integration of intervention services on the Paine...

Boxing champ Evander Holyfield guest hosts Augusta Boys & Girls Club's annual Burger Battle

...former presidential candidate Mitt Romney in Salt Lake City in a charity bout. Proceeds will also benefit CharityVision, which aids physicians in developing countries with medical supplies to help combat blindness."You've got 100,000 people who are blind...

Mother behind autism insurance push eager for governor to sign bill

...infection ever recorded in the U.S. and greater than the incidence of childhood diabetes, childhood cancer and childhood HIV/AIDS combined."When it looked like an autism insurance bill would fail again, Bethel brokered a deal with Rep. Richard Smith...