Gov. Deal snaps at critics

...criticized him for meddling in the selection of the current University System of Georgia chancellor and University of Georgia president. The governor charged that Dink NeSmith of Athens should have been "man enough" to reject Deal's recommendations...

Ga. school boards may get funds flexibility

...shift may not be uniformly popular. The Reform Commission's funding committee is chaired by former University of Georgia President Charles Knapp who favors a short transition period as long as the per-pupil formula also accounts for the cost...

Landers retiring after 36 seasons as Georgia women's coach

...remarkable career."Wrote Summitt: "You were one of the best in the business. Rest, Renew, Enjoy!"University of Georgia President Jere W. Morehead applauded the strong academic record of Landers' players."Aside from his remarkable achievements...

GA BCBS president talks breach, physician contracts, ACA

...ongoing dispute over a proposed contract amendment and rate changes that angered physicians last year.But BCBS Georgia President Morgan Kendrick addressed these issues head-on Thursday.Parent company Anthem announced earlier this month it...

Young Democrats of Augusta-Richmond County resurrect local chapter

...young voters about political issues and spurring participation in the electoral process, said Young Democrats of Georgia President Corey Boone.Boone said no matter the party, getting young people engaged in politics is an up-hill battle...

Plan would narrow Laney-Walker Boulevard at Georgia Regents University

...If approved, it would help move forward a project that actually began in 2008 under then-Medical College of Georgia President Daniel W. Rahn, who was concerned about the number of pedestrian hit and near-misses from faculty, staff and...

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...

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...

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...