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Yellen: Job market makes Fed hesitant on rate hike

WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen said Friday that the Great Recession complicated...The timing of a Fed rate increase remains unclear.The Fed chairwoman noted that while the unemployment rate has steadily declined...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-22/yellen-job-market-makes-fe
Superintendent candidates face off in debate

...On most questions, the candidates generally agreed.Woods is a career educator from rural Irwin County, and Wilson is a former Decatur school board chairwoman who served a term as president of the Georgia School Boards Association.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-19/superintendent-candidates-face-deba
University naming panel's leaders talk process

...new name could be chosen by the Regents in August and would take effect in January.After the list was revealed, the co-chairwomen sat down with The Augusta Chronicle to talk about how they got there. Q: How many of those names could you say, "that's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2012-06-16/university-naming-panels-
Milestones

Dr. Blanche Conger has been appointed chairwoman of the Westminster Schools of Augusta board of trustees. She has been a member of the board since the fall of 2013. She has served...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-07-31/milestones
Board votes to make Pringle interview public, approves new millage

...the interview in executive session after the meeting.Vice Chairwoman Helen Minchew made the suggestion that the interview be open...agenda to discuss doing this, and see what we can do."Board Chairwoman Venus Cain also voiced support for making the interview process...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-12/board-votes-make-pringle-
South Carolina education board to consider conduct grades

...we spend, we won't be successful unless we mold students to work hard. The only way we can do that is to grade that."Chairwoman-elect Traci Young Cooper said she's adamantly opposed. The former state teacher of the year noted that report cards include...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-13/south-carolina-education-boar
Chiquita Brands gets a $611M buyout offer from Safra Group, Cutrale Group, will review it

...to Dublin, a more tax-efficient corporate base.In a letter sent to Chiquita President and CEO Edward Lonergan and Chairwoman Kerrii Anderson, Safra and Cutrale said that they believe their proposed transaction doesn't have the same execution risk...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-11/chiquita-brands-gets-611m-
Mae Oglesby Sewall (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

...served in many areas of leadership that included teaching 11th grade Sunday school, which was her passion. She also served as chairwomen for the Bereavement Committee for several years. Mae was also a member of Women's Missionary Union. She was a true prayer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/26/obi_509170.shtml
Obituaries
Mae Oglesby Sewall (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

...served in many areas of leadership that included teaching 11th grade Sunday school, which was her passion. She also served as chairwomen for the Bereavement Committee for several years. Mae was also a member of Women's Missionary Union. She was a true prayer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/25/obi_509057.shtml
Obituaries
Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen sees little threat to financial stability

WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen said Wednesday that she doesn't see a need for the Fed to start raising interest rates to defuse the risk that extremely...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-02/federal-reserve-chairwoman