U.S. Rep. Rick Allen receives award for support of program for disabled

...of a six-month process for Allen. He met with Bobby Dodd senior staff members in Washington and later toured the Carl Vinson VA Medical Center in Dublin, Ga., where the institute provides switchboard operations and administrative services...

Vote 'yes' on SPLOST: Penny will help Augusta's much-needed growth

...penny sales tax already in place. A good portion of the tax ? estimated at up to 54 percent in a recent study by the Carl Vinson Institute of Government ? is paid for by non-residents. ANOTHER GOOD piece of information to know is that, as...

Study finds outsiders pay much of special sales tax

...54 percent of sales tax revenue.The finding by the Carl Vinson Institute of Government could bolster support for extending...Clarke, a senior public service faculty member for the Carl Vinson Institute, said he performed the study for a "nominal...

Richmond County school board to review career, cybersecurity programs

...discussing an ongoing review of CTAE programs in the school system. The review, conducted by the University of Georgia's Carl Vinson Institute, aimed to determine which CTAE pathways taught skills needed in current job markets and which should be abandoned...

Another retreat in store for commission

...facilitator Gordon Maner of the Uni ver sity of Georgia's Carl Vinson Institute of Gov ern ment, they pledged to form a "buddy...tutelage of not just one but two facilitators from the Carl Vinson In sti tute, they reached consensus on balancing the...

Richmond County school board members say students need basics

...ongoing effort to "audit" existing CTAE programs during the retreat. The audit, led by the University of Georgia's Carl Vinson Institute, seeks to determine whether the district's current offerings meet the current demands of the job market...

Gastrointestinal backlog reported at second east Georgia VA hospital

...patients.In 2013, health care administrators at the Carl Vinson Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Dublin, Ga., paid...surgery wing as part of a sharing agreement it has with the Carl Vinson and Charlie Norwood VA medical centers to assist with...

Game likely to be played on ship used to bury bin Laden

...Day will be played aboard the USS Carl Vinson, the aircraft carrier that carried...Laden's body to a burial at sea.The Carl Vinson returned from its deployment Wednesday...a site survey."Now that the Carl Vinson is back safe and sound and America...

Ga. politican namesake of carrier used in bin Laden burial

...brought his remains to the USS Carl Vinson, where bin Laden was buried at sea.Carl Vinson, the namesake of the nuclear-powered...bombing of Pearl Harbor.The USS Carl Vinson, the nation's third nuclear-powered...

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Hikes too generous

A study by the respected Carl Vinson Institute of the University of Georgia concludes that substantial...last spring - until the plan ran into a hail of public flak. The Carl Vinson study is useful, and perhaps justifies some raises, but not...