SC libraries may get tough

...public has the right to use to library." An amendment by the freshman lawmaker would reserve authority for the library director, the branch manager, and acting branch manger. "What's different from the original bill is we're not any...

New library director returns home, sets goals

...on libraries in five Georgia counties.Price returned to her native state in October to serve as the new regional library director of the East Central Georgia Regional Library System. She has spent most of her 30-year career working as a civil...

Library director to retire

East Central Regional Library Director Gary Swint, who recently led the library through construction of a new 90,000-square-foot Augusta-Richmond County Library...

Library to install porn filter for Internet users

...begins providing access to the Internet next month. Library Director David Lyon said his is just the second of South Carolina's...pornography, but it can create other problems, said State Library Director Jim Johnson. "Filtering does limit the amount of...

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Library is damaged again by sewage

...damaged by sewage backups again, forcing the children's reading section and restrooms to be closed, according to library Director Gary Swint. Sewage backups Friday, Tuesday and Wednesday damaged much of the new carpet that was installed after...

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Library to buy books with windfall

...the check didn't come until the end of April," Library Director Richard Leach said. "This is recognition at its...the check didn't come until the end of April," Library Director Richard Leach said. "This is recognition at its...

New library five years away

...County may begin looking for a temporary fix to its crowded libraries. David Warren, the Richland County Public Library director who is studying the Columbia County libraries, said the county has two options while officials decide what the future...

Cost of library restoration could top $3 million

...to have the fire-damaged University of Georgia Main Library open by the time fall semester begins, according to library Director William Potter. "We fully expect to be open Aug. 18," Mr. Potter said Wednesday. Some parts of the nine-story...

Greenville library pushed to drop Playboy subscription

...Greenville County library to drop its subscription to the magazine. County Council Chairman Paul Wickensimer asked the library director to pull the magazine. Library Trustee Michael Green, also a political strategist for conservative candidates...

Relief in site for Augusta's struggling libraries

...shuffle $700,000 in sales tax money to pay for repairs and other urgent improvements at the rundown facilities. Library Director Richard Leach, who's spent years worrying about leaking roofs and an outdated book collection, isn't losing...