Lockheed Martin Marietta's first woman vice president speaking in Augusta

Lockheed Martin Marietta's first woman vice president will speak to the Augusta Chamber of...national awards. She is also the general manager of the company's Marietta, Ga., facility, which produces military aircraft.She previously...

New bike route connects Atlanta to Chattanooga

MARIETTA, Ga. - A newly established bike route...of existing trails and bike lanes, The Marietta Daily Journal reported.The trail begins...ride. It's beautiful," Burr told the Marietta newspaper.In addition to providing a...

New role for First Baptist pastor Greg DeLoach

...I am so grateful for the many years we have held on together sharing this wondrous calling," he wrote in his letter.A native Georgian, DeLoach came to Augusta in 2005 after pastorates in Mansfield, Chickamauga and Marietta, Ga.

State still implementing measures from education grant that ended last year

...Some of those changes are still in the pipeline. For example, the program funded a test in Fulton County and the city of Marietta of different ways to compensate teachers. Though neither test has been fully implemented, the Education Reform Commission...

Ga. motorcyclist catches fire pumping gas

MARIETTA, Ga. - Authorities say a motorcyclist was being treated for severe burns...filled the tank with gas, not noticing that the fuel was overflowing.The Marietta Daily Journal reports that a man at another pump dragged the motorcyclist...

Judge refuses to close hearings in hot-car death case

MARIETTA, Ga. - A judge on Monday refused to bar the news media from pretrial hearings for a Georgia man accused of killing his toddler...

Columbia County authorities seek man who fled and tried to ram deputy

Columbia County authorities were looking Thursday for a Marietta, Ga., man accused of stealing a vehicle, then trying to run over a deputy.James Moore, 40, is wanted for theft of a Dodge...

Judge to hear arguments on what evidence will be allowed in trial of Georgia man accused in hot car death

MARIETTA, Ga. - What evidence the jury will be allowed to hear in the trial of a Georgia man accused of intentionally leaving his toddler...

Gerogia school reform plan boosts spending by $234 million

...impact on the bottom line for individual districts. But as the meeting closed, state Sen. Lindsey Tippins, a Republican from Marietta and chairman of the Senate's Education committee, asked why districts weren't getting additional funding for 4th and 5th...

Commission deadlocked on compliance director hire

...department employee Stan Brown are her cousins, she said.Alexander, who owns the Peace makers Center for Dispute Resolution in Marietta, Ga., previously worked in the Office of the Solicitor for the U.S. Department of Labor and in the office of the Fulton...