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Across Georgia

...salmonella outbreak traced to a southwest Georgia peanut plant five years ago.Jury selection began Monday in federal court in Albany in the trial of former Peanut Co. of America owner Stewart Parnell; his brother and food broker Michael Parnell; and the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-29/across-georgia
Augusta Mayor Deke Copenhaver foiled again

...Rodriguez. Commissioners Bill Lockett, Bill Fennoy, Marion Williams and Alvin Mason wanted to hire Augusta native and former Albany, Ga., city manager Janice Allen Jackson.The mayor said he wouldn't have called the meeting if he didn't think he had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-07-26/augusta-mayor-d
Camp Be Your Best aims to boost girls' self-esteem

...Keona, 16, said her older sister, Kimberly Cooper, now 23, participated in the camp. Keona said her sister chose to attend Albany State University after meeting a facilitator who was associated with the college, and now has a career in patient intake administration...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-26/camp-be-your-best-aims-boost-
Bernhard Langer takes Senior British Open

...Henrik Norlander (68) tied for 41st at 278. Former USC Aiken star Roberto Diaz (72) finished 63rd at 282 SYMETRA TOUR: In Albany, N.Y., Sadena Parks, 24, shot 9-under-par 62 and rallied to win the SEFCU Championship at Capital Hills, becoming...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-07-27/bernhard-langer-takes-senior
Augusta Commission calls off search for administrator after failure to reach consensus on finalists

...and Joe Jackson were not present for the vote.The three finalists were Janice Allen Jackson, the former city manager in Albany, Ga., and a general manager in Mecklenburg County, N.C.; Steve Layson, the former chief administrative officer for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-23/augusta-commission-calls
Augusta Commission searches for consensus on candidates for city administrator

...an Augusta native, longtime manager of Albany, Ga., and former county manager in...more than nine years as city manager in Albany, population 76,900, after three years...transferable," Jackson said.News reports from Albany give no indication of why, besides a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-19/augusta-commission-searc
Augusta might be close to naming city administrator

...Augusta native who served for nine years as Albany, Ga., city manager, then four years...public information role she played in Albany during the devastating 1994 flood, graduated...policy from Duke University.She left Albany after some 12 years in city government...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-22/augusta-might-be-close-n
Overtime

...Conference this season.The preseason predictions were announced Mon day at the conference's media day in Birmingham, Ala.Albany State (111 votes) was picked to win the conference. Tuskegee (103) was the second choice and Miles (102) was third...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-21/overtime
Kick back, wait for the news this week in Augusta

...If there's no consensus beforehand, I see Williams saying none of the finalists fills the bill; Johnson nominating former Albany, Ga., city manager Janice Jackson, an Augusta native; and Guilfoyle nominating Rod riguez. The vote for both nominations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-07-19/kick-back-wait-
3 top picks to replace City Administrator Fred Russell named

...interviewed Wednesday for the top post.The former city manager of Albany, Ga., Jackson joined Stephen Layson and Oscar Rodriguez as...University in 1989.Jackson was hired as assistant city manager of Albany, population 76,900, in 1993. She described Wednesday being...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-09/3-top-picks-replace-city