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Proposed ordinances could help disrupt dogfighting operations in Augusta

...Sept. 29.After discussing the status of a suspected dogfighting operation at a south Augusta residence, advisory board chairman B.B. Langham said aspects of the ordinances ? such as the ban on tethering and mandatory spay and neuter law...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-17/proposed-ordinances-coul
Landfill mechanic's termination overruled by city personnel board

...safety violations saw his termination overruled Wednesday after a three-hour meeting of the city personnel board.Board chairman Chip Barbee cast the sole "no" vote in the 4-1 decision to reinstate Jessie Tremble, a maintenance technician...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-10/landfill-mechanics-termi
Former Paine CFO files breach-of-contract suit

...Paine officials gave false reasons to the trustees during an April board meeting as to why Patrick was fired. He said board Chairman Silas Norman read aloud a letter, which he claimed was written by a SACSCOC official, that detailed the "incompetency...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-02/former-paine-cfo-files-br
Georgia welcome centers to get facelift

...instance, addressing the Augusta and Macon facilities will take about $6.4 million.Newly elected Transportation Board Chairman Don Grantham, of Augusta, wants to toot the agency's horn about the project."Can we make some kind of notification...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-08-29/georgia-wel
Across the region

...of the trip were made public during the recent federal corruption trial of former South Carolina State University board chairman Jonathan Pinson.Pinson is Benjamin's former business partner and is awaiting sentencing on 29 charges including...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-27/across-region
United Way sets 'aggressive' $4.25 million goal

...fundraising campaign and spotlighted the efforts of businesses that have already started their efforts.United Way board Chairman Zack Daffin, dressed as the mild-mannered Clark Kent with his Superman costume peeking out from underneath his unbuttoned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-25/united-way-sets-425-million-
South Carolina education board OKs timeline for new standards

...for new math and reading standards next school year after a review of current standards, which are Common Core.Board Chairman Barry Bolen contends that means the process must begin with Common Core. A resolution stating that eventually failed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-13/south-carolina-education-boar
Feds sue Savannah hospital

...disagreement over responses to board members' questions involving the health care system's financial situation.Then-board chairman Bill Daniel subsequently said that growing frustrations among Memorial Health physicians revealed day-to-day management...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-09/feds-sue-savannah-hosp
NCAA board hands five biggest conferences more power

...provide degrees of autonomy for the five high-resource conferences," said Wake Forest President Nathan Hatch, the board chairman and a key architectof the plan. "This is not complete autonomy. We're still part of Division I, but I think...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-08-07/ncaa-board-hands-five-big
United Way of the CSRA invites new agencies to become partners

...objectives."United Way continuously looks for programs that are making a measurable impact on CSRA residents," said board Chairman Zack Daffin. "United Way donors expect their dollars to be invested in the strongest programs in the community...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-25/united-way-csra-invites-new-