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Augusta VA facing similar struggles a year after cancer-related deaths

...facility for their health care."Kostromin claimed the hospital's former associate director, Toby Rose, and chiefs of staff, Drs. Luke Stapleton and Michael Spencer, failed to schedule 4,580 primary-care referrals for endoscopies and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-25/augusta-va-facing-similar-st
Augusta officials heap praise on Mayor Deke Copenhaver at Toast & Roast

...Gordon, said, "When I first came to Fort Gordon about seven years ago as commanding general, Tom Clark and I and the chief of staff knew that when we had something going on at the installation that we needed the mayor to know first we would call the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-11-15/augusta-officia
South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley's statement on roadwork seen as overblown

...of the House committee creating its own infrastructure plan, said he's met with Haley's soon-to-be-former chief of staff, but they didn't discuss specific ideas. Simrill hails from fast-growing York County, home to arguably the state's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-15/south-carolina-gov-nikki
South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley names former ethics commission chairman as her next chief of staff

...COLUMBIA, S.C. - Gov. Nikki Haley's next chief of staff is a former military attorney and chairman...office in January 2011, initially as deputy chief of staff. She named Pitts as chief of staff last fall.Burns is a partner with Nelson...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-13/south-carolina-gov-nikki
Gov. Nikki Haley names new leader for South Carolina's Department of Health and Human Services

COLUMBIA - Gov. Nikki Haley on Monday nominated her former deputy chief of staff to replace the outgoing director of South Carolina's Medicaid agency.Christian Soura will take over for Tony Keck at the state...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-10/gov-nikki-haley-names-new-lea
Double trouble

...percent or 0.7 percent."Some of the extra money, he said, would elevate one of the positions in the office to a "chief of staff.""In my mind," Davis told the commission. "It's very difficult to be able to execute and deliver on what...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-11-07/double-trouble
Augusta Mayor-elect Hardie Davis details proposal to expand office, budget

...mayor's office to "what we historically called a chief of staff, a position who will be engaged in more of the day-to-day operations," Davis said.The chief of staff will work not only with staff but also in "executing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-05/augusta-mayor-elect-hard
Rep. Broun says unaware of ethics slip

...recalled having such conversations with (Broun's) Chief of Staff."Also according to the report, Broun told the OCE...January of this year, the consultant emailed Broun's chief of staff to say that he had spoken with the Georgia Republican...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-10-31/rep-broun-says-unaware-ethics-s
Solar 'farm' for Fort Gordon?

...to it."We have a requirement to have power at all times," said Maj. Gen. Al Aycock, the Army's assistant chief of staff for installation management. "We've had crises at our bases that involved natural disasters -- ice storms and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-24/solar-farm-fort-gordon
Blood on their hands

...yes-man, as the administration's "Ebola czar." President Obama has tasked Vice President Joe Biden's former chief of staff ? a man with no public health experience ? to oversee the war on Ebola.It's hard to see how all this ends well...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-17/blood-their-hands