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Glynn County wants its historic table back

...That's when Linda Kean, then Three Rivers Regional Library Director, had it hauled off to Jesup when Glynn County evicted...got the table, but Jim Darby, a retired regional library director, said it was there in 1977 when he came to Brunswick...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-02/ga-county-wants-its-historic
SPLOST questions

...May 20 package includes $2 million for renovations at three aging library branches named by East Central Regional Library Director Darlene Price as in dire need of repair. The libraries are the Friedman, Wallace and Appleby branches.Q: What's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/election/splost7
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-02/sc-librries-get-tough
SPLOST Question: What projects are included in the special purpose, local option sales tax package for libraries?

...May 20 package includes $2 million for renovations at three aging library branches named by East Central Regional Library Director Darlene Price as in dire need of repair. The libraries are the Friedman, Wallace and Appleby branches.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-05-11/splost-question-what-pro
Bestselling author Nicholas Sparks coming to Columbia County

...part of a tour promoting Sparks' 18th novel, The Longest Ride, which is set to be released Sept. 24.Regional Library Director Mary Lin Maner said the library had been working to bring Sparks to the Augusta area for about two years and she...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-08-09/bestselling-author-nicholas-s
They heard you

...Centers, Augusta had the second-highest turnout and the highest percentage of patrons involved, according to library director Gary Swint.In addition, the state heard from the Blind Rehabilitation Center at the Charlie Norwood VA Medical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2010-12-07/they-heard-you
Editorials
Talking Book Center must be saved

...state Sen. Hardie Davis, for valuable support when the center's potential loss to Atlanta arose for debate.Library Director Gary Swint, who monitored construction of the Augusta library's outstanding new main branch, practically grew...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2010-12-25/talking-book-center-must
Letters | Opinion
Technology aids library patrons

...www.ecgrl.public.lib.ga.us -- and on Twitter and Facebook.Patrons can also connect to the Internet. Library Director Gary Swint said the new site has 60 computers -- twice as many as the old facility -- and 145 ports for future...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2011-01-12/technology-aids-
Richmond Neighbors
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-02-10/library-director-retire
Metro
Circulation up at one-year mark

...to increases in circulation and patron visits at the Augusta-Richmond County Public Library on Telfair Street, library directors said."Most libraries see an increase during a down economy," said Teresa Cole, the director of the regional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-06-24/circulation-one-year-mark