Augusta phosphate maker wins state manufacturer of the year honor

...and workforce excellence."These three winners are emblematic of what's great and happening in manufacturing in Georgia," Gov. Nathan Deal said. "They create value through jobs, stimulate business throughout the supply chain and are good...

3rd Boshears inducted to the Georgia Aviation Hall of Fame

...football coach Frank Inman. Bo shears first drove back and forth to Athens before his father recommended flying.Former Georgia Gov. Carl San ders, of Augusta, once said Bo shears was the only student he knew who went to college in a Comanche...

Governor says he will sign transportation funding proposal

ATLANTA - Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal said Wednesday that he will sign a transportation funding bill expected to raise $900 million for the state's infrastructure...

The Artside: Hear Hartough speak about golf art

...governor's office as part of the Art of Georgia II: Portraits of Community exhibit featuring artists from northeast Georgia. Gov. Nathan Deal and his wife greeted the artists in a ceremony March 30. The works chosen by the Georgia Council for...

Opportunity School Districts provide 'no excuses' approach to school success

...for students, especially poor and minority students. And when opportunities for students change, students succeed. GEORGIA GOV. Nathan Deal recognizes this and has proposed the Opportunity School District, a tool of last resort intended to act...

Lawmakers rush to award tax break for Mercedes-Benz in chaotic final session

...S. headquarters from New Jersey to metro Atlanta, partly to be closer to its manufacturing facility in Alabama. Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal, a Republican, offered roughly $23 million in state incentives to lure the Mercedes-Benz headquarters...

Deal to sign medical marijuana legislation into law

ATLANTA - Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal will announce Friday that he plans to sign a sweeping medical marijuana bill into law after the 2015 General Assembly...

Unisys finalizes Port Royal lease

...November that the new service center would locate in Augusta and bring 700 jobs over a five-year period. At that time, Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal said the center would go into the Port Royal building - a claim that the company did not confirm until...

DECAL pre-K program aims to get kids prepared

...this program allows our children to have the opportunity to start early, even if they didn't get a spot after this year's lottery."For more information on STP, visit: http://decal.ga.gov/Prek/SummerTransition Program.aspx

Florida demands extradition of Augusta woman

...accused fugitives facing minor crimes.On Jan. 20, however, the Richmond County court received a warrant signed by Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal and Florida Gov. Rick Scott for Johnson's arrest and extradition.Johnson, now 60 and on disability...