McGarity says Georgia tried to be 'forthright' with NCAA in Gurley case

ATHENS, Ga. - Greg McGarity expected a rare chance to head home early after a meeting with Georgia president Jere Morehead in early October.The Georgia athletic director left Morehead's company shortly after 5 p.m. and called the...


...job-related duties, argued the benefit did not provide a "substantial or extensive" competitive advantage.Georgia president Jere Morehead, who attended the meeting with the NCAA, said in a statement later that the NCAA "instructed us not to...

Former Medical College of Georgia president dies

LOS ANGELES - Dr. Jesse Steinfeld, a former president of the Medical College of Georgia, who was also U.S. surgeon general, died at 87.

UGA donors set fundraising record

ATHENS, Ga. -- Donors loosened up their purse strings to set a record in new University of Georgia President Jere Morehead's first year in office.Morehead's inaugural year proved to be the best fundraising year in UGA history, the...

Georgia hospitals see change, crisis

...quality of patient care, position for population health and strengthen financial stability,'' said Southeast Georgia President and CEO Gary Colberg in an email Thursday to GHN. "By sharing best practices and exploring the efficiencies of...

Georgia Regents University's Ricardo Azziz deems consolidation a success

...with classes on the GRU campus and the same extracurricular privileges as GRU students."So everyone wins," East Georgia President Bob Boehmer said.One tricky issue was picking a name, because many in the community wanted the city included...

Volunteers flock to Augusta to help with storm cleanup

...organization for disaster relief groups stemming out of individual churches, dioceses or neighborhood efforts.Its Georgia president, Mike Yoder, said Augusta is the latest stop for hundreds of volunteers, who also helped after Hurricane Sandy...

Augusta has state's second-fastest growing tech field

Augusta is second only to Atlanta in leading the state in technology business growth, said Technology Association of Georgia President Tino Mantella during his annual state of the industry presentation at theClubhou.se in downtown Augusta.

Paine College hosts inaugural Hate Crime Prevention forum

...inaugural site of the forum by U.S. Attorney Ed Tarver, who oversees 43 counties in the southern district of Georgia. President Obama nominated Tarver as U.S. Attorney of the Southern District of Georgia in 2009."Paine College has always...

State's beachfront restaurant needs manager

...program, but then began rolling back the opening date until finally canceling the agreement, Garvey said. Coastal Georgia President Gregory Aloia attended the Jekyll Island Authority board's meeting last week and apologized for having to cancel...