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Gold Cross touts free services given to city

...Gold Cross EMS is firing back with information about services it says it performs for the government at no charge.Gold Cross CEO Vince Brogdon e-mailed commissioners and city employees a list Friday afternoon of about $2 million in new equipment purchases...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-31/gold-cross-touts-free-se
General Mills sets ambitious goal for greenhouse gas cuts

...reducing its greenhouse gas emissions 28 percent by 2025 ? not just within its own operations but from farm to fork to landfill.CEO Ken Powell, in outlining the plan ahead of the official announcement today, said General Mills is compelled to act because climate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-30/general-mills-sets-ambitio
Standing up for life

...consent.And then there's the revolting latest: StemExpress' CEO acknowledging on camera the receipt of fully intact fetuses...of the womb."Tell the lab it's coming," Cate Dyer, the CEO, laughs about the shipping of "intact cases" in the video...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-08-30/standing-life
Three-year dispute with Augusta ambulance provider hits turning point

...County," he said.Throughout the debate, commissioners have insisted Gold Cross' service was not the issue.Gold Cross CEO Vince Brogdon said the firm invests millions in equipment, employs many local personnel and is now "being punished for doing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-29/three-year-dispute-augus
Georgia Regents Health System, University Hospital talk of need for partnerships

...need to partner with others in the future.New health system CEO and GRU President Brooks Keel said some of those talks have been...handful of very large health systems left in Georgia, University CEO Jim Davis said.After his first health system board meeting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-08-27/georgia-regents-health-syste
Fast-food's new target: The snack attack

...French fry-shaped fried chicken as a snack. And Dunkin' Donuts CEO Nigel Travis has said the chain's new sandwiches are meant...seeing is the definition of meals is changing," said Popeyes CEO Cheryl Bachelder.She said Popeyes' new menu items are developed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-28/fast-foods-new-target-snac
Burger King to McDonald's: Let's make a McWhopper

...21 as the annual "day of non-violence and cease-fire" in 2001.In a response posted on its Facebook page, McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook said the proposal was inspiration for a good cause, and that he thinks the two companies could do "something...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-26/burger-king-mcdonalds-lets
Medical College of Georgia Foundation's medical district gateway project bogs down

...grants Augusta intends to cover 80 percent of the project can't be used for a shared project.MCG Foundation President and CEO Jim Osborne said the foundation was "being patient" and understood the bus project encountered issues now beyond city leaders...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-26/medical-college-georgia-
Ex-NBA star Darryl Dawkins changed game with his dunks

...Simply put, Darryl Dawkins was beloved-by his family, friends, former teammates and his fans all over the globe," 76ers CEO Scott O'Neil said. "His endearing charm, infectious smile and unparalleled sense of humor will be sorely missed. 'Chocolate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-08-27/ex-nba-star-darryl-dawkins-ch
NAACP march makes its way to Augusta

...from Harlem to the Savannah River on Friday amid raindrops and the well-wishes of passers-by.Led by NAACP President and CEO Cornell William Brooks, the Journey for Justice march is about halfway through its 860-mile trek from Selma, Ala., to Washington...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-21/naacp-march-makes-it-way-augu