Area rescue mission offers food, fellowship and hope on Thanksgiving

...I just needed a place where I could breathe and start again, and I'm finally here."Augusta Rescue Mission Executive Director Rusty Marsh said the holidays are tricky times, when people trying to piece together their lives can lose hope...

Georgia Inspector General refers Donnie Smith case to Attorney General's office

...by Georgia Peace Officer Standards and Training, which certifies Georgia law enforcement officers. POST Council Executive Director Ken Vance was out of the office Tuesday and unable to determine the status of its investigation into Smith.After...

New Mexico spaceport sets sights on new customers

...quarter-billion-dollar spaceport and maintaining support among state lawmakers.Christine Anderson, the authority's executive director, learned last week that she might have to do that one legislator at a time.Anderson was called out by Democratic...

Georgia GOAL positively transforming both lives and communities

...affect them in a positive way for the rest of their lives.According to Dr. Linda Tucciarone, Heritage Academy's executive director, "The GOAL scholarship program has allowed Heritage Academy to double the number of children we can serve. Nearly...

Across the region

...147,000 to pay for two additional investigators. Currently, the commission employs no auditors, according to Executive Director Herb Hayden.SC State president will take cut in payORANGEBURG, S.C. - South Carolina State University President...

SafeHomes of Augusta breaks ground on facility to house more domestic violence victims

...of clients than the current shelter.In 2013, SafeHomes turned away 329 people because of lack of space, said Executive Director Aimee Hall.When a victim finds courage to get help is a critical moment to intervene, she said."When a woman...

Augusta second place again in digital city ranking

...change across all aspects of government by leveraging information technology investments to expand open government, citizen participation and shared services," said Todd Sander, the executive director of the Center for Digital Government.

Judge issues South Carolina's first gay marriage licenses, despite attorney general's opposition

...decision resolved the case.Powell said the attorney general is reviewing Childs' order.Warren Redman-Gress, the executive director of the Alliance for Full Acceptance, said a gay couple married in New York applied Wednesday in Charleston to use...

Huge California solar plant, hailed as turning point in green energy, lags in early production

...mirrors can translate into a loss of power output ranging from small to significant, said Dr. Neil Fromer, the executive director of the Resnick Sustainability Institute at the California Institute of Technology.Problems could include pointing...

Los Angeles Clippers hand Miami Heat another home loss

...questionable for the Boston game.Pondexter and Stokes are new additions to the injury list. TAYLOR'S APPEAL: The executive director of the NBA Players Association said Thursday the suspension given to Charlotte's Jeffery Taylor by Com missioner...