"Spirit" guides lead tour through cemetery

...This is a great event ? one that really helps people learn the history of Augusta," said Kuleigh Baker, the programs director for Historic Augusta. "It also raises money to help preserve historic cemeteries and other buildings."The event...

Shell will cease Alaskan Arctic exploration

...the oil price rises again and the well becomes economic, then it can try again."But Miyoko Sakashita, oceans program director for the Center for Biological Diversity, urged Shell not to make another attempt."Polar bears, Alaska's Arctic...

Energy and manufacturing center opening in Aiken

...Atlanta Regional Office of the U.S. Economic Development Administration, and Jesse Risher, community facilities program director with the U.S. Department of Agriculture.Fran Jones, plant manager of Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations...

St. Stephen's helps feed those with HIV, AIDS

...confidentially, to individuals with HIV or AIDS and their families who can't afford it," said Fay Felts, the program director at St. Stephen's Ministry. "There's still a stigma toward people who are HIV-positive, and we're trying...

Augusta Canal boat tours cruise through city's history

...year that give students information at their grade level and to state standards, said Boone, the education and program director at the Augusta Canal Discovery Center.Petersburg Boat Tours are offered several times daily and give guests the...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Georgia's music history is luring writers to Augusta

...Cline, The Supremes and Elvis Presley at the URS Center for the Performing Arts in Aiken, hosted by Tony Baughman, program director of WKSX-FM radio station in Johnston, S.C.All in all, Kirby left amazed with the local area's diverse offerings...

School officials excited by Fort Gordon's growth

...to attract more to the district. The school system has expanded several schools close to the Fort Gordon area. Program Director Jeff Baker said eight new classrooms have been built at Sue Reynolds Elementary School, and Langford Middle School...

Final federal loan guarantee finalized for Plant Vogtle project

...immensely frustrated that with all of this information on the problems plaguing this nuclear expansion project that the Department of Energy is still throwing taxpayer money after it," said Sara Barczak, a program director for alliance.

School enrollment climbs in Richmond, Columbia counties

...Richmond County adopted a budget in June allowing for the hiring of 20 new teachers to help keep class sizes low. Program Director Jeff Baker said the system has expanded its facilities near the Fort Gordon area, adding additional classrooms to...

Georgia offers no plan to fix schools' behavioral and emotional disabilities program

...vs. Board of Education for students with disabilities and integration," said Leslie Lipson, staff attorney and program director for the Georgia Advocacy Office. "Segregation is inherently unequal."GNETS was created by the state in 1970...