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CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority receives $10.9 million grant for early childhood education

The CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority is receiving the grant from the Department of Health and Human Services to help fund Head Start programs in the Augusta area.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-07-03/csra-economic-opportunity
Checkered progress on disabled care despite ruling

Brent Kaderli has a wheelchair-accessible van waiting in the driveway, a hospital bed in a spare bedroom and an electric lift that's left unused.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-06-29/checkered-progress-disabled-care-de
Study: Ga. Obamacare rates low

ATLANTA -- Georgia's average premium for insurance through the Affordable Care Act exchange is the second-lowest among the 36 states using the federally run marketplace, according to a report released Wednesday.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-18/ga-obamacare-rates-are-low-r
Paine College hosts commencement exercises in wake of campus shooting

Five years ago, Quintin Floyd left his hometown of Washington, D.C., with one goal in mind: graduate. With his family in attendance, Floyd's dream became a reality Sunday.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-05-11/paine-college-hosts-comme
Making way for the new Edsel

Obamacare is the biggest clunker to roll off the Beltway assembly line.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-03-28/making-way-new-edsel
Medicaid, PeachCare enrollment stalls

ATLANTA -- More than 50,000 uninsured Georgians have been assessed as eligible for Medicaid or PeachCare coverage through the enrollment process for the health insurance exchange.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-17/medicaid-peachcare-enrol
Ex-employee suing agency director over data

COLUMBIA - A former employee of South Carolina's unemployment agency says in a lawsuit filed this week that the department's director fabricated allegations that she improperly downloaded personal information to force her out.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-01-17/ex-employee-suing-agen
SC's unemployment agency says employee downloaded personal data

COLUMBIA, S.C. - South Carolina's unemployment agency began notifying more than 4,600 people Wednesday that a former employee may have compromised their personal information.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-01-15/scs-unemployment-agency-says-employ
2-year extension offered for canceled health plans

WASHINGTON - Warding off the specter of election-year health insurance cancellations, the Obama administration Wednesday announced a two-year extension for individual policies that don't meet requirements of the new health care law.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-03-05/2-year-extension-offered-can
Ex-Gamecock Marcus Lattimore nearly at full strength for 49ers

Marcus Lattimore feels close to 100 percent and is counting down the days until he can run free and easy for the San Francisco 49ers.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-02-25/ex-gamecock-marcus-lattim