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Department of Social Services requests 200 more workers to reach caseload goals

COLUMBIA, S.C. - A deputy director at the Department of Social Services says the agency needs 200 more employees to reach goals for worker caseloads.Jessica Hanak-Coulter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-24/department-social-services-re
Augusta's Goodale House heads to court

...2011.Both have remained unrepaired for nearly three years."It's going to be up to the judge," Rob Sherman, deputy director of Augusta's Planning and Development Department, said of the house's future. "At this point, (Sims), nor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-01/augustas-goodale-house-heads-
Recycling Perks VP says Augusta needs more bins

...recycled between 2,100 and 2,300 tons of trash.To improve its 4 percent recycling rate, Lori Videtto, the deputy director of Augusta Environmental Services, told The Chronicle earlier this year she can see a day when residents are required...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-23/recycling-perks-vp-says-augu
Augusta official likes idea of mandatory recycling

...3,226 tons of the 72,200 tons of residential trash collected, according to city records. Lori Videtto, the deputy director of Au gusta Environmental Services, called the 4 percent rate "horrible" last week and said mandatory recycling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-01/augusta-official-likes-idea-
Hundreds of abandoned properties await demolition funding

...million undertaking to rid Augusta of blighted properties, are set to begin this week, according to Rob Sherman, the deputy director of the department's development division.Among the worst areas are the historic Laney-Walker and Bethlehem neighborhoods...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-06/hundreds-abandoned-properties
South Carolina social services director resigns

...didn't match what senators were hearing from overwhelmed workers.Haley's office said Amber Gillum, the agency's deputy director for economic services, will take over as interim director until Haley appoints Koller's replacement."Today...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-02/sc-social-services-director-q
Hiking and learning on the Civil War battlefields

...battles occurred in 26 states."The war really did touch pretty much every corner of America," said Mary Koik, deputy director of communications for the Civil War Trust, an organization that works to preserve the battlefields. "You have battles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-05-24/hiking-and-learning-civil-war-battl
Oscar Pistorius will undergo psychiatric evaluation

...analysts said the defense team's decision to introduce Vorster's testimony may have backfired. John Welch, former deputy director of South Africa's public prosecuting authority, said Pistorius' lawyers may have called the psychiatrist to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-05-14/oscar-pistorius-will
City Ink: Review is in for Laney-Walker revitalization project

...Commissioner Marion Williams objected to the term "dance hall," asking why it had to be used.Rob Sherman, a deputy director in the planning department, said that was the term used in the city ordinance."Do you know what a dance hall is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2014-05-03/city-ink-review
Medicaid agency to get enrollment data from feds

...to enroll Medicaid-eligible residents who applied for health insurance through the federal online marketplace.Deputy Director John Supra told The Associated Press an estimated 10,000 South Carolinians will be added to Medicaid rolls when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-31/medicaid-agency-get-enrollmen