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Georgia governor proposes spending $50 million more on pre-kindergarten to reverse cuts

...50 million to reverse cuts to Georgia's pre-kindergarten...increased class sizes and cut teacher pay.The Republican...Deal and state lawmakers cut the pre-kindergarten...severely damaged as days were cut, class sizes were increased...when the brunt of the cuts took effect.Some Democratic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-31/georgia-governor-proposes-spe
Jason Day's win at Barclays adds name to race for No. 1

...back-to-back rounds over par for the first time all year and missed the cut. He already was assured of losing the No. 1 ranking back to...a knack for bouncing back quickly. The last time he missed a cut was at The Players, and over his next eight starts he had two...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-08-31/jason-days-win-barclays-adds
Georgia budget focus includes Medicaid growth

...and then to the Georgia General Assembly for approval.It would be the second straight year that the agency will not have to cut its base budget, said Community Health Commissioner Clyde Reese. The agency's current budget is roughly $3 billion in state...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-31/georgia-budget-focus-inc
Massively untenable

...immigrants wouldn't want to live here, let alone try to bring their families with them or have "anchor babies," if they were cut off from the low-wage and often under-the-table jobs that enable them to live in relative comfort compared to their Third-World...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-08-31/massively-untenable
Council gets update on Project Jackson financials as city awaits signed development contracts

...with the numbers we have presented," Glover said. "We have a small deficit in the revenues and expenditures. We can either cut expenditures or can get the developers bring in additional development. They could add another floor to the office building...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-31/council-gets-update-projec
General Mills sets ambitious goal for greenhouse gas cuts

...sustainability and social justice strategies and helped General Mills develop its plan.General Mills doesn't plan to threaten to cut suppliers off if they don't make improvements. Many of them already are working on reducing their carbon footprints, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-30/general-mills-sets-ambitio
Former Jefferson County star Fernando Velasco waived by Titans

...appeared in 21 games, including 19 starts.Among other players cut were wide receivers Marquez Clark and John Harris.The Falcons...questionable for the opener Sept. 13 against the Seahawks. PANTHERS: Cut eight players, including two wide receivers.Carolina released...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-08-30/former-jefferson-county-star-
Trimming Georgia income tax could spook investors

...even the introduction of legislation to (cut taxes) sometimes gets noted in their assessments...expected economic stimulus from the tax cut didn't materialize. Slumping sales there...eventually see the increased jobs from the tax cut or elimination, Gill says. If they're...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-30/trimming-georgia-income-
The Way We Were: Fire Prevention

...the Declaration of Independence.It can be seen easily because it is framed by Monument Street, a north-south thoroughfare cut through the middle of the 500 block. But Monument Street was not the result of far-thinking city planners. It was opened...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-30/way-we-were-fire-prevention
Questions surround Los Angeles' 2024 Olympic proposal

...Clark assured members its passage would not expose taxpayers to unchecked spending or debt.The U.S. Olympic Committee cut ties in July with Boston, which was initially selected as the U.S. contender. With Los Angeles the likely stand-in, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-08-29/questions-surround-los-a