Cumbee Center director to retire after decades of aiding abused

Decades after setting out on a mission to change the lives of abuse victims, Kay Mixon will retire as the executive director of the Cumbee Center to Assist Abused Persons on March 27.

GRU Cancer Center receives minority grant

...death disparities and providing better care, the center director said.The National Cancer Institute awarded GRU Cancer...was one of only 12 awarded nationally, GRU Cancer Center Director Samir N. Khleif said."This is clearly a major...

Richmond County Sheriff's Office to transfer funds to 911 center

...the change has been a positive one for the sheriff's office, it has placed more strain on dispatchers in the 911 center, Director Dominick Nutter said."When we did the conversion to our new system and (the sheriff's office) went to the...

41 treated for fireworks-related injuries through holiday weekend

...fireworks-related injuries, spokeswoman Lindsay Thetford said. The injury count was 15 by Saturday.Last week, Still Burn Center Director Fred Mullins predicted the center would see anywhere from 15 to 40 patients. He added that the center could see patients...

Positions tied to Augusta VA investigation under interim leadership

...Community General Hospital and St. Joseph's Hospital in Syracuse, N.Y.Stenger was appointed assistant medical center director at Charlie Norwood on July 29, 2012. Before that, he was director of the VA's health care engineering program...

Changes to Augusta 911 dispatch protocol could speed response times

Changes at the Augusta 911 Cen ter on May 27 could lead to shortened response times, officials said.Center Director Dominick Nutter said he has already seen improvements because of the new protocol, which allows dispatchers to quickly gather...

Targeting treatment

...Southern University in Statesboro."It will help us in reaching out to our underserved community," GRU Cancer Center Director Samir N. Khleif said.Nonwhites account for less than 5 percent of clinical trial participants nationwide, and...

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Mayor pushes for SPLOST OK today

...included on any prior SPLOST 7 drafts was MACH Academy, which runs a tennis and afterschool program at Fleming Tennis Center.Director Betty Jones said the program, in existence since 1992, sought $1.5 million for new classrooms, a kitchen...

How to reduce burn risk this Thanksgiving

...have always advised people to create a 3-foot kids' safety zone around all hot surfaces in the kitchen," Burn Center Director Dr. Fred Mullins said in a statement. "However, in reality, that's probably not enough. It's better if children...