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Mega-merger would bolster Blue Cross in Georgia

...would cement the dominant position of Georgia's leading health insurer.The insurer...company of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Georgia, which is the big player in the Peach...health plan and Medicare membership in Georgia at roughly 600,000.Including debt...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-27/mega-merger-would-bolster-
Georgia easing teacher testing rules

Georgia public school students won't have to take as many tests in the upcoming...so-called student growth is to be measured with new standardized tests called Georgia Milestones, which are the same for students across the state.Students...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-07-28/georgia-easing-teacher-te
State Bank and Trust signs go up at First Bank of Georgia branches

First Bank of Georgia was rebranded over the weekend to State Bank and...2015," he said.In December, shareholders of Georgia-Caro lina Bancshares, the owner of First Bank of Georgia, approved the merger acquisition by Atlanta-based...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-27/state-bank-and-trust-signs
Data breach affects thousands

...Human Services Division of Aging Services, in partnership with Georgia's 12 Area Agencies on Aging. Overall, CCSP serves about...and the public can trust the integrity of our programs," Georgia's Human Services commissioner, Robyn A. Crittenden, said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-28/data-breach-affects-thousand
New frozen yogurt shop opening in Augusta on Saturday

...Foods-anchored Washington Crossing shopping center at 2907 Washington Road, Suite 404.There are 19 Menchie's locations in Georgia, mostly around Atlanta. A store is also opening soon in Valdosta. There are two locations in South Carolina.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-28/new-frozen-yogurt-shop-ope
Court orders EPA to alter rules

...pollution adjusted, while new limits for either sulfur dioxide or nitrogen oxide would be set in 11 other states: Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia.The ruling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-28/court-orders-epa-alter-rules
West Coast trouble helps Georgia ports break records

SAVANNAH, Ga. - Buoyed in part by labor...moving across their docks, the Georgia Ports Authority reported Monday...East Coast to avoid delays. Georgia ports officials say Savannah...made up 54 percent of the Georgia ports' business in fiscal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-27/west-coast-trouble-helps-g
Metro | The Augusta Chronicle

...Augusta, Judge Dudley H. Bowen Jr. heard arguments Monday in the suit filed by Philip Keen against Judicial Alternatives of Georgia. Don't Miss Databases: Search public records data Things to Do: Events calendar

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Sylvia Cooper | The Augusta Chronicle

...meetings. Former Augusta Mayor Bob Young's announcement in last Sun day's City Ink that he would run for the Dis trict 123 Georgia House seat held by Rep. Barbara Sims started the ball rolling in ... Saturday, June 27, 2015 The 20th anniversary of...

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City Ink | The Augusta Chronicle

...meetings. Former Augusta Mayor Bob Young's announcement in last Sun day's City Ink that he would run for the Dis trict 123 Georgia House seat held by Rep. Barbara Sims started the ball rolling in ... Saturday, June 27, 2015 The 20th anniversary of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink