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Augusta ranks last among major Georgia cities for online giving

For the sixth consecutive year, Augusta ranks last among Georgia's five largest cities in a national study that tracks online donations.
Area's top players get own showcase

Dameon Key noticed something was missing in Augusta.Other major Georgia cities like Atlanta often had special events to showcase basketball, and on Saturday, Key got to see the area hold one of its own...
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Atlantans hate city's traffic, survey shows the area's biggest problem, even though the FBI's crime index for the area is the second-highest of any major Georgia city, behind only Savannah. Just 11 percent of respondents cited environmental issues, despite huge federal fines for...
Outdoor artists

...1934 to finance waterfowl recovery and conservation efforts. The young artists' handiwork is being exhibited in major Georgia cities along with other waterfowl paintings.
Bold new teaching plan

...certification process. Teach for Georgia, getting under way this summer at teaching academies in Augusta and other major Georgia cities, will offer a free four-week crash program to professionals willing to become teachers. They could be in classrooms...
Opinion columns
Road workers consider safety a problem

...status ... sitting in a stalled vehicle adds to the degradation of our air-quality." Augusta, like other major Georgia cities, faces the possibility of being declared a nonattainment zone under federal clean-air guidelines if air quality...
Augusta economy growing

...that are continuing to cut farm incomes and affect related industries. As a result, Albany has become the only major Georgia city grappling with a local recession. At least President Clinton's possible impeachment or resignation shouldn't...
City looks to reduce pollution

...and Atmospheric Sciences. He was also the principle investigator in a four-year air quality study of several major Georgia cities that concluded in 2005. In the meantime, area transportation officials have been weighing their options in keeping...
Candidates debate gay marriage, jobs

...need accountability of immigration to stop the outflow of jobs," he said. The debate, televised live in four major Georgia cities, was the first to bring all four candidates together in the race to replace Democratic Sen. Zell Miller, who...
Augusta gang unit sees delay

...their work is a far cry from what police in other major Georgia cities with similar problems are doing. Augusta is the...he said. On patrol What police departments in major Georgia cities are doing about gangs. ATLANTA: Atlanta Police...
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