Kirby: Alamanac, library meeting takes me back

...golf's National Open Cham pion ship in an 18-hole playoff to Willie MacFarlane by one stroke.And the geographic center of Georgia was in Twiggs County 13 miles southeast of Macon. (Still is, I imagine.) THANK YOU: Thanks again to all of you...

Activists ready new push for tougher smoking ordinance

...coincidentally? fare much better in health rankings than Richmond County. Those facts should be shared with commissioners, he said."The numbers don't lie," he said. "We're the medical center of Georgia and we rank near the bottom."

Rebranded charter school opens its doors

...him build a life. And as he fills out the last few lines of his application to Augusta's Graduation Achievement Center of Georgia, he feels those goals may be within reach."I just want to show my mother I can do it, that I can at least get...

Stormy forecast forces Lady Antebellum concert to move indoors

...campaign to build a house larger house for families of pediatric patients on the campus of the Children's Medical Center of Georgia.The 28,000-square-foot 23-bedroom home will replace a smaller one onGreene Street, said Betts Murdison...

Samuel Allen Jr.

...preceded him in death. Samuel worked with many skills, but truly enjoyed being Lieutenant of Security at the Cancer Center of Georgia Regents University. He enjoyed his work in helping others and ensuring their safety. Samuel is survived by his...

Augusta historian speaks in Elberton

...the event.Caldwell worked for many years with noted historian Ed Cashin, professor emeritus and director of the Center of Georgia History. He died in 2007.Caldwell has received numerous awards for her work in state history and her academic...

UG-Augusta? Peach State? Readers suggest names for new university

...for some combination of the existing names or evoked past names, such as "Augusta State University and Medical Center of Georgia," which kept ASU and added the old Medical College of Georgia acronym, MCG, to the mix. John Hamilton went completely...

Yellow Jasmine festival draws crowds, vendors

...Jasmine Festival in North Augusta. The daylong festival, the city's first, opened at noon. Vendors lined the center of Georgia Avenue with children's activities such as a moonwalk and inflatable slide between Gary's Hamburgers and Greg's...

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On the Move

...Banks & Associates PC law firm offices on Waterloo Street in Aiken. - Dr. Max Stachura, director of the Medical Center of Georgia Telemedicine Center, served as guest editor for The International Journal of Economic Development's December edition...

Special education teachers focus qualification concerns

...diversity of the teachers we have out in the field." Ms. Graham and other special education teachers are at the center of Georgia's latest efforts to get some flexibility from the federal government when it comes to No Child Left Behind. The...