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Augusta Youth Development Campus | The Augusta Chronicle

...Even before Gov. Nathan Deal signs a comprehensive juvenile-justice bill into law this week in Dalton, state and local governments have begun putting the pieces into place. Don't Miss Databases: Search public records data Things to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/crime/augusta-youth-development-campus
Another victory for choice

...said.H.B. 372 prohibits local governments from subjecting nonprofit charter-school...every year. It's not up to local government officials to decide whether...not property of the state.If local government bureaucrats really want to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-24/another-victory-choic
Ga. attorney general won't fight Supreme Court ruling if it allows gay marriage

...declined to say how it would be worded.Many opponents of the legislation argued that it would be used to prevent local governments from prohibiting discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation. People on both sides point to the question of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-04-22/ga-attorney-general-wont
Taxes can be destructive

...to destroy." If this is true, there has been plenty of destruction going on lately in our state and local governments.Our local government is planning to impose an average across-the-board tax of $6.40 per month for supposed stormwater...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-04-21/taxes-can-be-destructive
Across South Carolina

...let funds go to body camerasCOLUMBIA - The Senate Finance Committee approved a proposal Thursday that would allow local governments to use extra money from their funds meant to assist the victims of crimes to buy body cameras.Sen. Vincent Sheheen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-16/across-south-carolina
GA GOP district conventions support 'religious freedom' bill

...federal Religious Freedom Restoration Act language, passed in 1993. That act was held inapplicable to state and local governments in 1997 and at least 20 states have passed their own laws.McKoon said "grass-roots Republicans sent a loud and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-04-20/ga-gop-district-conventi
Stay put or move forward?

...decide whether they want a different approach to local government, or whether they want things to stay the same...You'll wake up Wednesday morning with the same local government you've always had.Or you can vote for Sean Frantom...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-13/stay-put-or-move-forw
Contractors put thousands in Tuesday special election

Local government contractors are putting their money behind sitting commissioner Louis "Hap" Harris, who has now raised nearly $27,000 in pursuit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2015-04-10/contractors-pu
Frantom, 36, wins District 7 runoff election in decisive fashion

...Augusta-Richmond County."Campaign supporter Ed Presnell called the victory "a slaughter" that "turns the cycle" for local government.Harris, whom the commission appointed to the post in October, said he was "drinking a scotch and my life is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2015-04-14/frantom-36-win
Fight for $15 fast food union expands

...child care and building cleaning services. Mary Kay Henry, the SEIU's president, said the push has prompted local governments to consider higher minimum wages, nudged companies to announce pay hikes and made it easier for SEIU members to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-15/fight-15-fast-food-union-expands