City officials amazed by Albany's riverfront efforts

...round trip. The rest ? including four commissioners who agreed to go and Mayor Hardie Davis ? cited other commitments or illnesses in not taking part.Williams was impressed by the River quarium and suggested including an aquarium on Augusta's next sales...

Teri Staulcup

...live and her unwavering faith in God and the love and prayers of family and friends carried her through her illness. She never let her illness stop her from doing for others and she always kept a smile on her face through it all. She was loved by...

Part-timers turn attention to sick leave policies

...paid."I'm super afraid of getting sick," said Henderson, 29, who slathers on hand sanitizer in hopes of fending off illness.Paid sick leave is the next frontier in the fight for the country's lowest earners. Some of the same workers' rights...

Dog flu reported in Georgia

...many viral and bacterial agents can cause canine respiratory disease, we recommend that dogs exhibiting upper respiratory illness should be tested for multiple agents in order to identify the exact cause." Anyone with questions can call UGA at (706...

Be kind to environment

...our water consumption alone, the health effects of drinking contaminated water can range from stomach discomfort to severe illness or even death.When causation is defined, changes can be made by altering behaviors of individuals and businesses, imposing...

Blue Bell laying off a third of workforce

...more than a third of its workforce after a series of listeria illnesses linked to its ice cream that prompted a nationwide recall...The company's ice cream has been linked to 10 listeria illnesses in four states, including three deaths in Kansas.Blue Bell...

Mary Battey

...grandmother passed away peacefully at her cherished Augusta home surrounded by family members on May 18, 2015 after an extended illness. Mrs. Battey, the youngest of three children, was born in Wayne, PA on July 20, 1930 to Augusta natives Patrick Hues...

Across South Carolina

...400 full- and part-time workers are losing their jobs nationwide.The Texas-based company announced the layoffs after a series of listeria illnesses linked to its ice cream that prompted a nationwide recall of Blue Bell products.

Laurens County closes all schools over illnesses

...environment for them to learn."Most of the illnesses were reported at East Laurens Primary...also reported sporadic cases of similar illnesses. The decision was made to close all...department workers sent to look into the illnesses suspect students were infected with norovirus...

Beverly Brindisi

EVANS, Ga. - Entered into rest on Friday, May 15, 2015 after a long illness, Mrs. Beverly J. Brindisi, 62, wife of 44 years to Frederick J. Brindisi. A native of Macedon, NY, Mrs. Brindisi lived...