Bill to put more livestock veterinarians in shortage areas

...here and pay off student loans."The Veterinary Medicine Loan Repayment Enhancement Act has been referred to the Finance Committee. With broad support from lawmakers and more than 150 veterinary, commodity and agriculture-related organizations...

Commission to hear retirees' request for monthly increase to pensions

...relief from Augusta's pension and audit committee, which includes the mayor, mayor pro tem, finance director, finance committee chairman and administrator among its members.The requested increase does not apply to six former employees granted...

Will Mayor Hardie Davis continue open-door policy?

...do it one hospital at a time. I'm waiting until they want to merge Augusta with GRU.I saw on Monday's city finance committee agenda an item to "authorize dialog and initial planning with GRU to establish the groundwork for an Augusta Rich...

Legislators could explore debt forgiveness, increased pay as ways to keep SC teachers

...gave no ranking and put no dollar figures to its general recommendations, which will be forwarded to the Senate Finance Committee. It did recommend requiring colleges and districts to work with the Education Oversight Committee to determine the...

Augusta Recreation, Parks and Facilities plan pulled from committee agenda

...audit to include the entire Housing and Community Development department? Discussion, referred from the Nov. 24 Finance Committee, of increasing the 6 percent city tax on hotel rooms to 7 percent. Requested by Commissioner Wayne Guilfoyle in...

Carl Thieme

...Augusta area. Carl was an active member of the Hephzibah United Methodist Church and served for many years on the Finance Committee and Men's Club. He and his wife, Ruth L. Thieme established the Carl and Ruth Thieme Scholarship Fund to financially...

New Mexico spaceport sets sights on new customers

...time.Anderson was called out by Democratic Rep. Patricia Lundstrom for handing members of an interim legislative finance committee a presentation filled mostly with photos. Lundstrom and other lawmakers wanted hard numbers and more details about...

Cardinals' Jonathan Dwyer, a former Georgia Tech standout, arrested on assault charges

...step closer to owning the team.The husband-and-wife team that owns the NHL Buffalo Sabres had its NFL-record $1.4 billion purchase agreement to buy the Bills approved unanimously by the league's finance committee on Wednesday.

Augusta administrator Janice Allen Jackson wants deputy administrators to remain until replacements hired

...a spotlight after first responders arrived to assist a disabled man requesting a tax abatement from the city's Finance committee.Dana Higgins, who was in a wheelchair, said he's 100 percent disabled and hadn't been able to work since...

Clarence Bell

...Ridgeview Church in North Augusta and also a member of Sweetwater Baptist Church. Mr. Bell served on the deacon board, Finance Committee, Royal Ambassadors, and a member of the Joy Choir. Mr. Bell was a loving husband, father, and grandfather...