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Baab: Fishing organization fights high ethanol fuel levels

...designed to cap the amount of ethanol in fuels at 10 percent."We need supporters to do it again by sending a message to legislators that you won't want higher ethanol fuels that destroy engines," said a Keep America Fishing spokesman.To learn more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2015-02-26/baab-fishing-org
SC State trustees meet as some senators want to fire them, keep mum on their plans for president

...Several trustees said they feel they shouldn't get all the blame for SC State's problems. Many of them were elected by legislators after the board hired Elzey in spring 2013.John Corbitt, the board's longest serving member at 14 years, said trustees...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-02-26/sc-state-trustees-meet-so
South Carolina senators join the call to replace leadership of financially troubled SC State

COLUMBIA - South Carolina's most powerful legislator has joined a growing number of people who say the leadership of financially troubled South Carolina State University needs to go...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-20/south-carolina-senators-join-
Senate panel to consider firing SC State trustees, appointing new board

...Leatherman, the state's most powerful legislator; the chamber's Democratic leader...declined to comment specifically on legislators' actions."We'll just let the Legislature...is put students first," she said.Legislators have become increasingly frustrated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-02-24/senate-panel-consider-fir
SC State trustees put president on administrative leave

...House Ways and Means Commit tee advanced a proposal to replace all trustees and fire Elzey. South Carolina's most powerful legislator, Senate President Pro Tem Hugh Leatherman, then introduced a similar proposal.U.S. Rep. Jim Clyburn and his wife...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-02-23/sc-state-trustees-put-pre
Davis pitches 'strong mayor' plan in south Augusta

...Stone, Bill Jackson and Harold Jones."I would encourage you to heat up their phones," Davis said.The Augusta-area legislators hadn't determined a course of action for handling the request Tuesday.While the commission can delegate certain powers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-24/davis-pitches-strong-may
Shipping proposal outlined for medical marijuana by legislator

ATLANTA - The legislator championing medical marijuana in Georgia said Monday that he hopes to announce an agreement soon with a manufacturer that aims...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-27/shipping-proposal-outlin
Reform bill could require S.C. farms to get permits for water withdrawal

South Carolina legislators are working to reform the state's water laws to strike a balance that appeases the pro-agriculture lobby without alienating...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-17/reform-bill-could-require-sc
MCG students, faculty at Capitol

...than 30 students from the Medical College of Georgia's campuses around the state spent the day Tuesday rubbing elbows with legislators.MCG is part of Georgia Regents University, based in Augusta, with campuses in Athens, Rome, Savannah and Albany.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-02-17/mcg-student-faculty-capi
Ga. hospital partnerships, purchases rise

...burden, which has jumped from $39.5 million in fiscal 2010 to $64.4 million in fiscal 2014.Brown, the former state legislator, said that beyond his concerns about the deal making process, he believes the LaGrange community will still have a medical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-20/ga-hospital-partnerships-pur