Welding growing in popularity as job field seeks more workers

...fund to provide HOPE Grant recipients with up to an additional $500 in targeted programs.Behind mechanical and electrical engineer, the report listed welder as the job the state needed filled most.Enrollment figures provided by Augusta Tech...

Augusta-area students learn benefits of science, technology, math education

...where it is engaging enough to blow their minds."Waltower said her mind was blown when Bill Croft, a retired electrical engineer from Savannah River Site, used a 12-volt power supply and varying conductors to complete a four-socket parallel...

Savannah port expansion bringing jobs, challenges

...employees retiring," he said.They identified 162 career and 96 skills needed most, including mechanical and electrical engineers, welders, computer technicians and nurses.The University System of Georgia and the Technical College System...

Kaitlyn Anne Hadden - David Taylor Adams

...Porter Adams, III of Augusta, Ga. He is a graduate of The Georgia Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering. Taylor is currently employed by Hagler Systems as an Electrical Engineer in Augusta, Ga.

Tom Ryan

...AM. Mr. Ryan was a native of Cleveland, Ohio and the son of the late Thomas and Helen Ryan. He was a retired Electrical Engineer from Alcoa and had served his country during the Korean Conflict as a Special Forces Ranger in the U.S. Army...

William Slater

...Technology, receiving dual bachelor's degrees in Physics and Electrical Engineering. He was employed as an electrical engineer by Lockheed-Martin Corporation. At the age of eight, William LeShae confessed Christ and joined the Community...

Pete the Cat makes leap from folk art to kid books

...year. But Pete has stuck around as Dean's artistic muse since 1999, not long after Dean quit his job as an electrical engineer so he could paint full time. First, Dean painted Pete curled atop his vintage Volkswagen bug and drinking from...

Some stick with ethanol-free gas despite price

...non-ethanol fuel about five years ago when fuel distributors started to push the ethanol mixture.Dhillon, a retired electrical engineer, said he knew government subsidies would make the ethanol mixture less expensive, but he was unconvinced...

Richmond County Technical Career Magnet School opens doors for students in energy industry

...best."Michael Philips, 15, said he applied for the Energy pathway at TCM to help his dream of becoming an electrical engineer like his father. He said he thought the program will provide a better foundation for college."I like being...

Companies might lease rooftops for solar power

...Dudgeon introduced legislation designed to bring solar power to more homes and small businesses.The professional electrical engineer acknowledges that similar attempts have run into opposition from the state's 95 electric utilities and electric...