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Senators: DSS must quickly hire caseworkers

...legislators pass a budget next year, state senators said Tuesday.The Senate panel investigating...employees, including 81 supervisors.Senators pounced on agency data showing just five...20:1 ratio for foster care cases.Senators asked Gillum to determine whether its reserves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-09-16/senators-dss-must-quickly-hire-case
John Barrow's Augusta Academy Day educates prospective students

...the schools offered. Admission to all but the Coast Guard Academy requires a nomination from an official source, such as a senator or congressman.Trace learned that while he is in high school, he needs to focus on developing leadership skills."I really...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-20/john-barrows-augusta-acad
Derek Fathauer leads Web.com Tour finale

...second-round leader, birdied three of the final five holes for 70 to match Hur at 15-under 201 on Capitol Hill's links-style Senator layout. EUROPEAN TOUR: In Newport, Wales, Joost Luiten birdied three of his closing four holes in 6-under-par 65 for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-09-20/derek-fathauer-leads-webcom-
NFL's players' union appeals Ray Rice's indefinite suspension

...and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell extended the suspension to indefinite based on the "new evidence." REDSKINS: A U.S. senator threatened the NFL with legislation over Washington's nickname, a letter was dispatched to the other 31 team owners, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-09-16/nfls-players-union-appeals-ra
Congress blasts National Highway Transportation Agency for handling of GM ignition switch issue

...Friedman has been the agency's acting chief since December. Senators called on the White House to name a permanent chief of NHTSA, saying it will be hard for an interim chief to lead reforms.Senators questioned why NHTSA didn't pursue consumer reports of GM...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-16/congress-blasts-national-h
Voting by mail begins in Nov. 4 election

...Richmond and Columbia counties faces opposition from Democrat Brenda Jordan.Georgia voters will elect a governor, U.S. senator, attorney general, lieutenant governor, secretary of state and superintendent.Voters in Richmond and Columbia counties...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-09-17/voting-mail-be
Zac Blair leads Web.com Tour Final

...in the event that was dropped from the schedule last year after losing its title sponsor, had a bogey-free round on The Senator course. She has a tour-high three victories this season."I grew up playing on Bermuda grass, which I think that helps...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-09-18/zac-blair-leads-webcom-tour-
Gov. Deal, Democrat Carter duel over education at heated candidate forum

...after the recession, saying he has increased education spending every year he has been in office.Meanwhile Carter, a state senator, described what he called "the worst contraction of public education in our state" in years."Every educator that I know...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-09-15/gov-deal-democ
Commission to broach administrator search yet again

...that, "like everybody else, I'm still waiting to see what happens."Mayor-elect Hardie Davis, who remains a state senator until the end of the year, maintains his position that a decision on the administrator should wait until he takes office in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-15/commission-broach-administra
History lovers expected to swarm Edgefield, SC for Southern Studies Showcase

...governors ? Francis W. Pickens, John Gary Evans, John C. Sheppard and J. Strom Thurmond, South Carolina and United States senators and members of the House of Representatives, and 150 Confederate soldiers including four generals of the Confederacy are buried...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-09-13/history-lovers-expect