Awards dinner offers a chance to say 'thank you'

...and trying to keep the event under two hours. The board chairman for the APC is not a fan of long programs. THE APC...I WRAPPED the program up in about two hours. The board chairman appeared to be pleased. Just before heading out the...


...decision announced Thursday between Cohon and the league's board of governors was reached by mutual agreement.Board chairman Jim Lawson will become interim commissioner. Lawson also is heading up the search committee for Cohon's successor...

How your school boards work for you

...Each member serves a four-year term, and there is no term limit.Q: Who is in charge? A: Richmond County has a board chairman who helps set meeting agendas and oversees the meetings in progress, but the chairman has no special powers. It...

Paine College faculty members ask for board chairman's resignation

Paine College faculty members asked for the resignation of Silas Norman on Thursday after the Board of Trustees chairman orchestrated the removal of acting President Samuel Sullivan earlier this week.

Columbia County Commission abolishes construction, engineering advisory boards

...obtain workman's compensation insurance for certain types of work performed on their property.Construction Advisory Board Chairman Mark Herbert said he was taken by surprise by the move."That's news to me," he said Tuesday evening, adding...

Five animal services board members resign

...can handle it in house.' Well I say why in the hell haven't you been doing that the past five years?"Advisory Board Chairman BB Langham said he is not concerned about the resignations because people who can work better with shelter staff can...

Olive Garden changes likely with board turnover

...step down by the end of this year. A successor hasn't yet been named.In a statement, Darden's most recent board chairman, Charles Ledsinger, said he and the company gave their best wishes to the incoming directors and look forward to...

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...

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...

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...