School systems use past experience to ready for next wave of Georgia Milestones testing

The Georgia Milestones replaced the End of Course and Criterion-Referenced Competency standardized tests the previous school year, taking the form of an "end-of-grade" test for grades 3-8 and an end-of-course test for ninth grade and above.

In different jobs, Jerry Tinney delivered

...it as a 30-year newspaper circulation district manager for The Augusta Chronicle. He died Sunday at age 72."Jerry's experience as a member of Augusta's home delivery team was very valuable to our success," said Jeff Hartley, former Chronicle circulation...

Pharmacy residency at Georgia Regents Medical Center boosts care, specialties

...Phillips said.It was that broad range of services she could experience that convinced Teibel that GRMC would be a great place to...children's hospital.That broad range of knowledge and experience, and the ability to specialize that often comes with a second...

Schools in Richmond, Columbia counties look to reverse increase in crime

...with personal issues both in school and at home."In my experience, many of these school discipline problems are a student...ways to handle issues on their respective campuses.In his experience, pupil-run groups such as Students Against Destructive...

Cal Stars rout Gym Rats in Nike Nationals title game

...have a ball hog. They enjoy sharing the ball."The championship game comeback was a fitting end to their Nike Nationals experience.The Cal Stars lost their first game of the week to defending champion Cal Storm Team Taurasi for their first loss of the...

Coaches with local ties on hand at Nike Nationals

...Tennessee so that's really good ... and to be able to come back and run into people who remember you for what you were able to do in your time (as a younger player) is a humbling experience and it's also awesome at the same time."

Savannah River Site | The Augusta Chronicle

...000. Today's SRS advocates say the site must diversify to branch out into new missions. The lab has a glut of hydrogen experience, which is being used at the Center for Hydrogen Research. There are hopes that Aiken County could become a hub for hydrogen...

In Aiken, Rick Santorum says GOP needs skilled communicator to win 2016 election

AIKEN - Rick Santorum says the experience of running for president in 2012 has him more at ease on the campaign trail these days, but it hasn't dampened his message...

Expectations now much higher for young golfers

...him the youngest man with two majors since Gene Sarazen in 1922.Age is not the best measure these days. It's more about experience.Spieth turned 22 on Monday, and it made for an easy comparison with Woods when he was that age. Spieth already had one...

Wine Time: Martinelli Bella Vigna Chardonnay 2011, Sonoma County

...quantities of sauvignon blanc and muscat.With 450 acres of prime vineyards and four generations of Sonoma County grape-growing experience, the Martinelli family sells grapes to many of Sonoma County's best producers. Each year at harvest the family selects...