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...

Trimming Georgia income tax could spook investors

...of $804 billion from his office in Downers Grove, Ill., $22.4 billion of that in bonds issued by state and local governments.He said he doesn't know the specifics of Georgia's tax proposal, but that he and other major investors would...

Questions surround Los Angeles' 2024 Olympic proposal

...also include whether the developer would be given tax incentives to build the village, and what that might cost local government.However, doubts about runaway spending were put on hold Friday when a City Council committee advanced a proposal...

Battle over sales tax plays out online

...the Tax" and "Repeal Storm water Tax Ordinance" signs.Todd is out to root corruption from the fertile field of local government, which could turn out to be too big a field to plow. ZONED OUT: I must need a vacation because I'm agreeing...

US economy surged at 3.7 percent rate in second quarter

...Businesses spent more to restock their store shelves as well.Also fueling growth were strong gains in state and local government spending, largely due to greater public construction outlays.U.S. stock markets shot up Thursday after the...

Blueprint designed to improve child welfare

...County, and while we're here, we'll be visiting stakeholders from all over the region. WE WANT TO HEAR from local government officials, foster parents, members of the faith community and our frontline staff about how, together, we can...

Judge throws out lawsuit over private probation company

...2000, the statute directed local governments to create their own probation...earn income not by charging the local government but by charging probation fees...his opinion.How much money local governments might save by contracting with...

River Watch to get new traffic median

...and resurfacing. It is expected to be completed by July 31, 2016,The project falls under Band 1 of the Transportation Investment Act, which provides $1.6 billion in funding to local governments for road improvements and repairs.

Augusta government e-mail domains turn up in hacked cheating web site data

While several local government e-mail addresses were used to create accounts on the extramarital affair dating site AshleyMadison.com, a hacking group's...

Augusta metro area loses 500 jobs in July

Job losses in July in state and local government were offset by slight gains in education, construction and manufacturing.The seven-county Augusta metro area had a net loss...