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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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-27/mayor-pushes-splost-ok-f
Masters Tournament commits $6 million for new cancer facility, children's camp

...through the foundation to dozens of local charities, said Augusta National Golf Club spokesman Steve Ethun.GRU Cancer Center Director Samir Khleif said $4 million of that gift will go toward the $12.5 million local match needed to build the facility...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-02-18/masters-tournament-commits-6
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-27/how-reduce-burn-risk-thanksgi
Korean officials study disaster response in Augusta

...of the foundation and vice chair of business development in Emergency Medicine. Shin serves as regional training center director at Seoul National University Hospital.The Augusta-based foundation is working with them to develop more training...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-09-23/korean-officials-study-disas
Lawmakers accuse FBI of stonewalling Boston Marathon bombing inquiries

...That view brought a word of caution from one of Mr. Giuliani's fellow witnesses, former National Counterterrorism Center Director Michael Leiter."There are real civil liberties issues here," Mr. Leiter said, noting that FBI cases generally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/twt/news/lawmakers-accuse-fbi-of-stonewalling-bosto
Seasonal hiring underway at local stores

...assistance. Representatives start training in mid-November and will likely remain for six weeks, said contact center director Bryan Whitney.Large retail corporations also are ramping up staff for the coming influx in holiday shoppers.Kohl's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-10-09/seasonal-hi
Urban Outfitters adding staff to new Augusta call center

...the former Mike's Furniture store on Bobby Jones Expressway, said Bryan Whitney, the Urban Outfitters Contact Center director.The company also will employ nearly 120 seasonal workers at the 40,000-square-foot center during the holiday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-09-18/urban-outfi
Radiation oncology advances personalized medicine

...that made Kong attractive to the cancer center and will fit well with other initiatives underway, said GRU Cancer Center Director Samir N. Khleif."This is one of the goals of the cancer center and the cancer care we're developing here, to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-05-21/radiation-oncology-advances-
Centers of Innovation strive to help Georgia companies be more successful

...big part in helping me triple the number of employees I have since arriving in Georgia," company CEO Espina said.Center Director John Zegers has a background in industrial recruitment, so he understands the reasons for working to keep companies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2013-06-29/centers-inno
Aide's resignation heightens Sen. Rand Paul's war with neocons

...Speaker Newt Gingrich, former Clinton White House National Security Adviser James Woolsey, Mr. Kristol and Freedom Center director David Horowitz, who tend to agree with Norman Podhoretz's thesis in "World War IV: The Long Struggle Against...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/twt/news/2013-07-23/aides-resignation-heightens-sen