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3 Georgia agencies have jobs to fill

...percent turnover in staff as a result of low pay, poor supervision and a lack of promotion criteria, according to a recent audit. DFACS has been the focus of criticism after reports of children dying in its care showed it was understaffed. Corrections...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-10/3-georgia-agencies-have-jo
Many reforms are under way in private probation industry

A recent audit of the state's private probation industry found much to criticize while ignoring the many benefits the industry provides. Despite...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-05-10/many-reforms-are
Unfair share

...during a two-year period to more than 1,100 employees previously disciplined for not paying taxes, according to a recent audit.Also found in the do-as-I-say-not-as-I-do file: The bonuses were among performance awards given to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-04-30/unfair-share
Columbia County Commission seeks funds from Kay Allen, calls for resignation

...taxes. For that, she was paid additional compensation that commissioners say should have gone into county coffers.A recent audit of her accounts confirmed that in the past two years, Allen was paid $57,500 for those services.Although Allen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-21/columbia-county-commissi
Tax commissioner had previous issues remitting fees, says commission chairman

...the county which they have collected during the week."The 2009 incident has similarities to what was uncovered in a recent audit ordered by the county commission in December. The audit examined the tax commissioner's books and accounts over an...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-19/tax-commissioner-had-pre
Georgia Department of Agriculture slow to verify status of workers

ATLANTA - A recent audit found Georgia's Department of Agriculture didn't use a federal database to determine whether new employees were eligible to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-01-04/georgia-department-agricultur
School audit faults courses

...Georgia's public school curriculum has revealed that pupils are being taught just enough to get by on standardized tests. A recent audit of Georgia's Quality Core Curriculum, conducted by Phi Delta Kappa International, an Indiana-based association...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/13/met_338326.shtml
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Audit finds bad budget action

...frequently change directions and maintain independence from senior administrators and legislators. That's the gist of a recent audit of how the Department of Education complies with budgeting rules set in law and overseen by the Office of Planning and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/13/met_396836.shtml
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Ex-official was paid 3 times for his work

...found a former director collected paychecks from the state and county boards for similar duties over the same period. A recent audit of the Department of Disabilities and Special Needs found 14 local boards paid the agency's former director $343...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/12/24/met_505190.shtml
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Audit turns up past misdeeds

...nature." A preliminary copy of the center's most recent audit, obtained by The Augusta Chronicle, said former Executive...also was let go last year during the shake-up. The recent audit, however, says Mr. Camp was paid $141,000. Another...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/28/met_406132.shtml
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