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Three actively seeking appointment to District 7 commission seat

...conservative District 7, which sits north of Wheeler Road and Lake Olmstead in Augusta-Richmond County.Echols, a school board member for 12 years and member of Richmond County Board of Health for 10, garnered 45 percent of votes in a 2012 contest with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-21/three-actively-seeking-a
Arts in the Heart opens with flair

...000 people to attend, an increase from 77,000 in 2013."I expect a great turnout," said Augusta Arts Council board member Cheri Tutt. "We had 5,000 tickets for pre-sale and completely sold out. I had people calling all week about tickets...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-09-19/arts-heart-opens-flai
28 forged documents uncovered in probe of Georgia voter registration group, investigator says

...the voters listed on the 26 additional forms considered suspicious, Harvey said.Among those questioning Harvey was board member David Worley, who said he was concerned about the way the probe was being handled."I just don't think it's helpful...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-17/28-forged-documents-uncovered
School board discusses projects at retreat

...space, those are the issues we'll be discussing for a while. The committee will help us see what will work best."Board member Barbara Pulliam asked Baker whether the new building would keep middle school students separate from high school students...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-12/school-board-discusess-pr
Commissioner Donnie Smith resigns

...until a successor is elected.A handful of names that circulated over the weekend included former District 7 school board member Kenny Echols, who lost a 2012 commission bid to Smith; Planning Commission Vice Chairman Sonny Pittman, who spoke...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-08/commissioner-donnie-smit
Not all airlines are soaring: Majors earn record profits while regional carriers struggle

...biggest cost they can control is what they pay their labor," says William Swelbar, an aviation researcher at MIT and board member at Hawaiian Airlines. "You need to squeeze labor to be competitive and win flying contracts."The result is that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-10/not-all-airlines-are-soari
Columbia County's charter school denied, Hephzibah's approved

...a Martinez Elementary School teacher and founding board member of Columbia County School for the Arts, said he was...City Com mission Chairman Robert Buchwitz, governing board member, said the school will open in August 2015 with grades...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-27/columbia-countys-charter-
South Carolina education board to consider conduct grades

...students' conduct should be included on report cards.Board member Larry Ko brov sky on Wednesday proposed requiring all...said Kobrovsky, a former Charleston County school board member. "No matter how much we spend, we won't be successful...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-13/south-carolina-education-boar
Angela Pringle selected as Richmond County schools superintendent in 7-2 vote

...Board members Alex Howard and Jack Padgett were the only board members present to vote against Pringle's hiring. Board member Frank Dolan did not attend the meeting.Pringle has been working in the DeKalb County school system since 2007, beginning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-19/angela-pringle-selected-r
Confusion pushes back changes to antiquated county animal ordinances

...that changes wouldn't just be arbitrarily made," board member Willene Colvin said. "I don't know why we weren't...in question involved:? Tethering dogs outside: Board member Lorna Barrett said the board previously voted to ban...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-18/confusion-pushes-back-change