SC to reduce income tax withholdings

...more money in the paychecks of workers. But the move will reduce the amount of state income tax refunds.Revenue Department Director Rick Reames says the move will eventually put $1 billion back in people's paychecks each year. The move will...

City officials started tricks before Halloween

...comprehensive salary analysis of all department directors and eliminating pay inequities...I want to know if our department directors are receiving comparable...about disparity within our department directors," Lockett said. "You can't...

Mayor's vehicle request can't get in gear

...seven of the city's 700 detention ponds. So they'll need 3,400 goats to get the total job done, plus a goat department director, assistant director, an administrative assistant, an office, computers and 10 goat herders. THOSE BALLPARK...

Civil rights leaders call prison industries slavery while Corrections Director defends program

...and state law prevents companies from removing jobs from outside prison walls to give to inmates. Corrections Department Director Bryan Stirling said working gives inmates skills and money to pay restitution, child support and savings for...

Sales tax Q&A: Who ensures special purpose local option sales tax dollars are spent properly?

...precisely how and when those funds are spent have been spread thinly in recent years among city finance officials, department directors and private program managers."It's my plan to put in some tougher controls, for lack of a better term...

Augusta EEO coordinator fired; HR director quits

...ago that her title was "coordinator," not the department director specified by Humphrey in correspondence.Humphrey...city personnel manual and evaluation forms for department directors ? likely frustrated her."For at least the last...

McDuffie Public Fishing Area to celebrate 50th anniversary next week

...them."I was present for the dedication, joining Bassford, 10 other commissioners and Georgia Game and Fish Department Director Rosser Malone, Assistant Director Jack Crockford, Central Region Manager Wayne Thomaston, Thomson District Law...

Augusta Administrator Janice Allen Jackson discusses first months on job

...that we have. There's also the factor associated with ... if the right messages haven't been sent to other department directors ... made it tough for her to gain the cooperation she needed. So she was in a tough position.Q: Was your recent...

Augusta transit director interviews begin

...person, Hasan said.A second candidate, interviewing Tuesday with the administrator, mayor, commissioners and department directors, is Rebecca Gutowsky, transit division manager for Cobb County, Ga., Community Transit from 2002 to 2012 and...

Pardon Our Mess: Fallen tree blocks fairway on North Augusta disc golf course

...hole.WHO'S RESPONSIBLE: The North Augusta Parks, Recreation and Leisure Services DepartmentACTION PROMISED: Department Director Rick Meyer said he will send a crew to examine the site today to determine a plan of action.