City Ink: Budget proposal late despite law

...to find out who raised Rich mond County Tax Assessors Board members' pay from the $200 a month called for in the city...for commissioners to have a sit-down with assessors board members."So I will respectfully wait until I sit down with...

Local veteran defends VA care at Veterans Day celebration

...prosthetic leg and the assistance of a service dog to help with his balance. Today, the Martinez resident volunteers as a board member for the Guide Dog Foundation for the Blind and serves as advocate, handler and trainer for VetDogs, an organization...

New Augusta Warrior Project committee aims to rebrand organization

...Air Force Reserve colonel, said the new committee began after the nonprofit's president, Jim Lorraine, and many board members left for America's Warrior Partnership, a new organization formed from AWP to promote its business model nationwide...

Richmond County Board of Education approves bid for Murphey-Josey merger

...conditioning and media center.The board voted 9-0 to award the bid to Augusta general contractor R.W. Allen, LLC. Board member Barbara Pulliam was absent during the vote.The Murphey-Josey merger is one of six reorganization recommendations...

Aiken school board unanimously approves superintendent's recommendations

...better prepared to lead because of it."On Tuesday, Alford and members of the district's leadership team presented board members with a collection of recommendations, 28 in all. Unanimously approved, the recommendations will be implemented immediately...

Columbia County charter school plan faces rejection again

...arts-infused charter school is bracing for its second rejection in two years from the State Charter Schools Com mis sion.Board members of the Co lum bia County School for the Arts have been informed that the commission's staff is recommending that...

'Chronicle' president announces resignation

...integrity and an impeccable work ethic. We have made great strides at Chronicle Media during his time here."Atkins was a board member for the Augusta Warrior Project, the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce, CSRA Alliance for Fort Gordon and the United...

Richmond County Board of Education votes to submit 'strategic waivers' application

...school governance.The board voted 8-0 to approve submitting the application, with Board President Helen Minchew and board member Alex Howard absent. Board Vice President Marion Barnes thanked Stripling for her work on the "monumental task" of...

Mayor challenges commission after SUV fight

...to rescind the two assessors' board members that commissioners unwittingly...after being warned by assessors' board members that the city's property-tax...reappointments, MacKenzie said a board member could only be removed for cause...

Help CSRA's women, girls fight cancer

...anyone you know will ever need help from Lydia. However, if so, Lydia will be there for you. Here's your chance to be there for the women and teenage girls Lydia serves. (The writer is an executive board member of the Lydia Project.)