Georgia schools still in funding squeeze

...return to the 180-day instructional calendar, but teachers and employees are still furloughed on four non-student days.Controller Gene Spires said he is unsure the relief seen this year will continue into the future given the tremendous cuts made to education...

Former Paine CFO files breach-of-contract suit

...to SACSCOC on June 12, Patrick outlines further allegations of retaliation and misconduct by Bradley.Patrick said he and Controller Burshunda Harden met with the visiting SACSCOC committee March 11 for three hours, during which the questions were largely...

Edward Schweers

...accounting he got an MBA at Georgia State Univ. In 1981 he joined a DeLoitte client, Fulton Federal Savings and Loan as Controller and became CEO in 1989. He was a leader in making that organization a highly respected state wide financial institution...

Ross Fisher | The Masters

...England's Fisher cards a relaxed 69 Posted: 04/08/11 Days before one of the biggest tournaments of the year, Ross Fisher knew how to take it slow. He did so with a game controller in hand, two childhood friends by...

Game designers consider future of controller

...demise of the traditional controller. Despite revolutionizing...and used as a traditional controller, Nintendo of America President...franchise Guitar Hero , as controllers have taken the form of gizmos...turntables.But not every mutated controller has been a hit. Gamers didn't...

Business | Technology
Controllers ready spacecraft for Christmas landing on Mars

FRANKFURT, Germany -- Controllers of Europe's first Mars mission...and begin sending a signal to let controllers know it has safely touched down...it will be several hours before controllers get a chance to confirm its landing...

Life & style
Barrow helped air traffic controllers

Air traffic controllers in Augusta and the flying public owe...return the FAA and the air traffic controllers back to the bargaining table. While...impose a contract on our nation's controllers is a safe or smart way to address...

Ground controllers take over new robot arm

...With astronauts standing by like traffic cops, ground controllers nudged a 5-foot, experimental robot arm back and forth...11/2 -foot box and open a small, hinged door. Ground controllers skipped these tests and instead focused on simple movements...

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Ex-traffic controller's suggestions for Augusta's airports

...parallel runways, etc., at Bush Field. I was an air traffic controller, having spent my last two years at Bush Field before retiring...between 11 p.m. and 7 a.m. I was also an air traffic controller in San Juan, Puerto Rico, for 19 years. We had a single...

Opinion columns | Daniel Field
Board votes to make Pringle interview public, approves new millage

...rate is 19.972 mils, a very small drop from last year's rate of 19.982.Under this new rate, those owning a house worth $100,000 would have their property taxes dropped by 35 cents, according to Board Controller Gene Spires.