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Georgia expands doctor pipeline

...starting the three-year family medicine residency is Barbara "Joy" Jones of Warner Robins. She graduated from the Georgia campus of Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, in the Gwinnett County town of Suwanee. Jones picked the Gwinnett...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-23/georgia-expands-doctor-pipel
Medical College of Georgia class of 2014 receives hoods, readies for graduation

...of the Augusta campus. "We are hardworking and will achieve many of our high goals."Elstad, of the Athens, Ga., campus, agreed, and emphasized the close bond she had developed with her classmates."We have a bond stronger than most...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-05-08/medical-college-georgia-c
On heels of $700,000 lawsuit, Deal wants overhaul of ethics agency

...Assignments.But Deal will call for a new 12-member commission, he told reporters after a speech on the University of Georgia campus.Under this proposal, Deal said each of the three branches of Georgia government would appoint members to the commission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-07/heels-700000-lawsuit-deal-wan
Athens mayor says some pot use OK

...Nancy Denson announced her pro-pot position for the first time Wednesday night at a debate on the University of Georgia campus.Denson told dozens of students and Athens residents: "I'd like to see small amounts of marijuana decriminalized...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-03-20/athens-mayor-says-some-pot-u
Rants & Raves

...so badly that they now plan to possibly "repurpose" the campus and move things closer to the Medical College of Georgia campus? Those historic buildings (Benet House, Payne Hall and Rains Hall) need to be maintained. As for the mills, I...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-12/rants-raves
Former Georgia running back Isaiah Crowell still nursing NFL ambition

...an NFL career.Once the nation's top running back prospect, Crowell was arrested at a vehicle checkpoint on the Georgia campus last June. He was charged with carrying a concealed weapon and possession of a weapon on school property. Prosecutors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2013-08-18/former-georgia-running-ba
Investigators turn to social media for clues about Ga. college student's death

...her death," he said.Police detectives have canvassed dormitories and interviewed several students on the south Georgia campus, about 250 miles south of the family's home in Gwinnett County, outside Atlanta.Benjamin, who wanted to follow...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2012-11-28/investigators-turn-soc
Washington gridlock to continue, Chambliss tells UGA

...just 11 months to fix the looming federal deficit problem, Sen. Saxby Chambliss said Monday on the University of Georgia campus. But at least for the next six months, he expects more political gridlock."It's the No. 1 issue facing our...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-01-28/washington-gridlock-cont
Athens police make arrest in armed robbery of Martinez man

...connection with an armed robbery Sunday morning of a Martinez resident at a student housing complex near the University of Georgia campus.Athens-Clarke police obtained an arrest warrant for the second suspect in the 4:45 a.m. robbery at River...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-07-01/athens-police-make-arr
UGA's Crowell dismissed from team

...Authorities arrested Crowell early this morning on weapons charges at a police checkpoint near the University of Georgia campus.Police booked the 19-year-old into jail at 3:37 a.m. on two felony charges - possession of a weapon in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-06-29/ugas-crowell-dismissed-team