Senators consider new vote

...The mayor pro tempore would appoint committees and their chairpersons, and the administrator would come to council just like he...The mayor pro tempore would appoint committees and their chairpersons, and the administrator would come to council just like he...

Praises Community Trust Initiative

...with a smooth cadence. A booklet containing the program and overview - a list of a steering committee, tentative committee chairpersons and members - was given to each person in attendance. Dr. Julius Scott, the keynote speaker and former president of Paine...

Letters | Augusta State University | Paine College
Voters should decide

...electing an at-large school board chairperson. The Board of Education has scheduled...districtwide election of a school board chairperson, but it did not - not even when it...came up with no good reason why the chairperson should not be elected or why it makes...

Editorials | Evans High School
Group objects to voting for school leader

...argument that changing to an at-large elected countywide chairperson of the (board) would add value or improve the educational...the state's 183 school systems have countywide elected chairpersons. Also Tuesday, the board gave tentative approval to a proposed...

Metro | Columbia County Board of Education
Former official says leadership is key

...people to follow you." Mayors in the old city of Augusta had veto power and the power to appoint city council committees and chairpersons, actions that could be overturned by a two-thirds vote. The main problem in Augusta today is that most people have lost...

Metro | Augusta Regional Airport - Bush Field | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Forum lets 3 lawmakers talk reform

...with a quorum of seven Gives the mayor pro tem the power to preside at commission meetings and the power to appoint members chairpersons and officers of committees Would be enacted by approval of the General Assembly Reach Jennifer Hilliard at (706) 823-3220...

MLB notes

...grounder. YANKEES: Hal and Hank Steinbrenner were made co-chairpersons by their father, owner George Steinbrenner . The sons took...Steinbrenner Swindal and Jessica Steinbrenner , were made vice chairpersons along with their mother, Joan Steinbrenner . PHILLIES...

Midland Valley chamber brings three cities together

...new duties, she does it with a Brooklyn accent. The new chairperson of the Midland Valley Chamber of Commerce is from Flatbush...difference that makes Teresa Haas different from any previous chairperson of the Aiken Chamber. She is the first woman to hold the...

Slams change in policing of schools

What is happening with the Columbia County Board of Education? Are Chairperson Ray Hicks and Board member Debbie Brooks trying to micro-managethe school system? Do Columbia County residents really want sheriff...

Opinion columns | Richmond County Board of Education
Saxby Chambliss represents old guard

...Richmond County voters will reject him again and help move this state from pink to blue. Then we will know that Georgia is moving forward to revive our standing in the world. Lowell Greenbaum, Chairperson Richmond County Democratic Party