Baltimore unrest brings back memories of Augusta riot 45 years ago

...cars coming down Greene Street, that's when people inside the building became nervous," said Kathy Schofe, the former director of community relations and museums at Georgia Regents University.Schofe, who was working at the tax assessor's...

S.C. State gets $100,000 donation from its alumni association

...for. I think that's paramount," said Turner, a 1976 graduate, a former commanding officer at Fort Jackson and former director of the state's unemployment agency. "We're serious about keeping our school alive."

DHEC board chooses new leader

...she lacked experience in health care or environmental matters. The Senate must confirm any nominee.Kitzman, a former director of the state's Insurance Department, was the only candidate for the job after Haley gave her name to the board's...

Ga. pipeline practices changed over time

...consulting and lobbying firm in Atlanta."They were given right of eminent domain way back then," said Tanner, a former director of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.'RED HILL PLANTATIONS'The law stayed that way until an effort...

Augusta guardian ad litem program overhauled

...appointments as they pleased, instead of on a rotation.Those issues were shared by Dr. Christy Cunningham, the former director of the program's advisory association."I do agree that appointments have gone down (because) the same select few...

Falcons fined, lose draft pick for pumping in fake noise

...crowd noise or amplified crowd noise be played in the stadium."The league also said Roddy White, the team's former director of event marketing who shares the same name as the Falcons receiver, was directly responsible for the violation and...

Report finds wound-care device misused at Augusta VA

...Thursday's report was not the health care investigation the office sent the Au gusta VA in October about the same time former Director Bob Hamilton announced he was resigning to "focus on more personal goals."That report remains under review by...

Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim to retire in three years, AD resigns

...officials interfered with academics, making sure star players stayed eligible, the report said.The report said the former director of basketball operations, who was picked by Boeheim and whose job primarily consisted of monitoring academic performance...

Lawsuit: South Carolina's child welfare agency is endangering children, failing in basic needs

...month.Haley last month named Susan Alford to lead DSS. The announcement came six months after the departure of former Director Lillian Koller, who resigned amid bipartisan calls for her ousting. For years, Koller insisted she didn't need additional...

New mayor brings formal attitude

...time Commissioner Wayne Guilfoyle will bring up the misuse of county time in the recreation department."When the former director (Bob Levine) was here, he never pulled the tracking information," Guilfoyle said. "I'm going to validate...