Paine College names Cheryl Evans-Jones Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs

...leadership in a news release. Evans-Jones was named acting provost in September.Evans-Jones has worked at Paine for 20 years, holding positions such as coordinator of the Department of Psychology and associate dean of academic affairs.

Ga. eyes insurance overhaul

...increasing trend of insurers to offer consumers more limited choices of medical providers.The bill's lead sponsor, Sen. Dean Burke, R-Bainbridge, a physician, told the Insurance and Labor Committee that the legislation would help rural doctors...

Rants & Raves

...it up, Sylvia! OUR NEW MAYOR needs more power. Our current city commissioners are a nonfunctional governing body. HOWARD DEAN IS mindlessly attacking Wisconsin Gov. Walker because he does not have a college education. It is obvious that Howard's education...

US facing looming doctor shortage, group says

...the As so ci ation of American Medical Colleges and a former dean of Medical College of Georgia."This truly is urgent," he...for primary care the state really needs specialists, too, MCG Dean Peter Buckley said."It's not either/or," he said...

Cheap oil, low interest rates brighten outlook for global economy

...zero last year for Japan and less than 1 percent for Europe."It doesn't take much to accelerate from near zero," said Dean Baker, an economist at the Center for Economic and Policy Research. "The austerity is largely in the past, and the oil price...

Benice Graham

...of North Augusta, SC, and Chris Hancock (Anne) of Melrose, MA; his grandson: William; his brothers and sisters: Hazel Dean Shook (Jimmy) of Blue Ridge, GA, Willard Graham (Wilma Sue) of Cleveland, TN, Tommy Graham (Mary) of Charleston, TN...

Tar Heels honor Dean Smith with Four Corners in win over Yellow Jackets

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - Amid all the tributes to Dean Smith since the coaching legend's death, North Carolina coach...it to be something very sincere from our team ... to Coach Dean Smith," Williams said. "So we didn't want anybody sending...

Ex-Tiger, Trojan have impressive day at combine

...the Steelers, who went 11-5 and won the AFC North title. CHARGERS: San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer and Chargers Chairman Dean Spanos met Sunday and afterward announced that a mayor's advisory committee will speed up its work and present a stadium plan...

Understanding how to manage animal manure

Organic and synthetic fertilizers are the most common way to add nutrients to the soil, but animal manure is good too, if you can find and transport it.

Shirley Moyer

...preceded in death by her husband of 31 years, Charles W. Moyer. Survivors include two sons, Richard Glenn Moyer and Alvin Dean Moyer (Lisa), all of North Augusta, SC; a daughter, Elizabeth Tracy Williams (Todd), Evans, GA; two brothers, Oscar...