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Safety of court-storming in question again

...conferences and schools?"Celebrations are going to happen. We know that," said Dr. Lou Marciani, who directs the National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security at Southern Mississippi. "But we have to do a better job of encouraging...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-02-24/safety-court-storming-que
Electronics can be recycled to keep materials out of Augusta landfill

...county, Videtto said. Pickups are done about twice a year, she said.Jason Linnell, the executive director of the National Center for Electronics Recycling, said electronics have both valuable parts and hazardous materials that need to stay out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-21/electronics-can-be-recycled-k
Georgia child deaths up, report says

...published increases could also be the result of better reporting from local officials, warns Teri Covington of the National Center for the Review and Prevention of Child Deaths."There's always a tendency to focus on child welfare (agencies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-16/ga-child-deaths-report-s
Braves, former Orioles outfielder Nick Markakis agree on four-year deal

...outfielder Torii Hunter to a $10.5 million, one-year contract.He spent his first 11 seasons with the Twins. NATIONALS: Center fielder Denard Span had surgery for a sports hernia, and the team expects him to be ready for spring training in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-12-03/braves-former-orioles-ou
Parents of children with disabilities will have a new option for education

...for their child, can be partially reimbursed for their tuition to a private school, Palfy said.According to the National Center for Learning Disabilities, an IEP is a legally binding document that describes a child's performance level and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-11-07/parents-children-disabil
Augusta sickness likely part of outbreak

...laboratory in 19 of 22 patients in Kansas City and 11 of 14 in Chicago, said Dr. Anne Schuchat, director of the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases at CDC.In more than half of those cases the children previously had asthma...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-08/augusta-sickness-likely-part
Now 50 people in Dallas monitored for Ebola virus

...that even a single case of Ebola in the United States seems threatening," said Dr. Beth Bell, the director of the National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "But the simple...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-10-03/now-50-people-dallas-monitor
Dignity, darkly defined

...states introduced so-called death-with-dignity bills just in the past year, according to the Death with Dignity National Center.Public opinion aligns mostly on the right-to-die side, according to a Pew Research Center poll, which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-11-07/dignity-darkly-define
Justice delayed in Richmond County State Court

...good case management. "You can work very hard and still have a backlog."The National Judicial College and the National Center for State Courts are just two organizations that offer courses in case management.In Richmond County State Court...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-08/justice-delayed-richmo
Report says many college students don't finish in 4 years

...percent of students completing a bachelor's degree in four years and 29 percent finishing in six, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.Slow completion rates also plagued the former Augusta State University before consolidation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-12-01/report-says-many-college-