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Former Georgia Gov. Zel Miller endorses Nunn's Senate bid

...win in 2000. During that time, Nunn rose to national prominence while Miller helped enact Georgia's lottery and HOPE college scholarships. But many of their backers have shifted firmly into the Republican column.The Perdue campaign tacitly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-14/former-georgia-gov-zel-miller
Georgia 9th-graders to pick career path

...take more college-prep courses, such as world languages, fine arts or advanced-placement courses, but officials hope college-bound students will voluntarily take career-specific classes as well.Vocational programs have long been offered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2013-09-09/georgia-9th-graders-pick-
Team in mourning wins playoff game

...after school officials talked to Leonard's family. The game was supposed to be played at Lawrence but was moved to Hope College in Holland to handle a larger crowd."I'm just proud of the way we handled things; I'm proud of the way Lawrence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2011-03-07/team-mourning-wins-playoff-game
Sports
HOPE changes signed by Deal

ATLANTA --- Fixing Georgia's beloved but cash-strapped HOPE college scholarship program was a daunting challenge when Gov. Nathan Deal took office in January.On Tuesday, just three weeks after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/georgia
Georgia Governor | Education | Metro
Change in HOPE eligibility harms minority students

(Editor's note: Fewer students are expected to qualify for Georgia HOPE college scholarships because of a change in eligibility requirements. Previously, students could qualify for HOPE if they had either...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/06/10/op_131581.shtml
Opinion columns
Taylor announces bid in hometown

...the little guy," Mr. Young said in the ad. In the ad, Mr. Taylor takes credit for sponsoring the law creating HOPE college scholarships. The Cox campaign Tuesday took issue with that, arguing that it was a House bill - not the Senate bill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/19/met_78052.shtml
Metro
Agenda breeds mixed results

...moving through the approval process. But his desire to have a constitutional amendment designating lottery funds for HOPE college scholarships and preschool programs got tripped up in the Senate when it came three votes shy of the two-thirds majority...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/04/met_52605.shtml
Metro
Raise lottery ticket prices for schools, Cox says

...in the past two years. Cox said raising prices would ensure K-12 got money while also preserving funding for the HOPE college scholarship and the state's prekindergarten programs."In down economic times, people are still buying lottery...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-03-12/raise-lottery-ticket-prices-
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Lotto execs get big bonuses

...administrative expenses, marketing and other costs. The total cash designated for education-related spending, including the HOPE college scholarships, was $782 million - the most in the lottery's 11-year history. So the board felt good about increasing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/14/met_425271.shtml
Metro
Study shows exercise more important than calcium for strong bones in young women

...500 milligrams per day may be an important determinant of bone health." John Patnott, professor of kinesiology at Hope College in Holland, Mich., said he was not surprised by the findings. Bones "are very similar to muscles - you have to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/15/liv_418978.shtml
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