Jell-O's revitalization efforts turn out to be a big flop

...imagines himself going through life with a comb over."Kids thought it was hilarious," said Dan O'Leary, the senior director of marketing for Kraft desserts.Unfortunately, it didn't get people in the mood to eat Jell-O. After showing...

Augusta ranks last among major Georgia cities for online giving

...residents."We have a lot of small nonprofits in our area that very much dilutes what we do," said Barry Paschal, senior director of marketing and communications for Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia and the CSRA. "The (smaller organizations...

Ceremony honors Georgia's Declaration of Independence signers

...judged them? History tends to be harsher on the losers."Johnson's brother, Walton "Buzzy" John son, 61, the senior director of the Masters Tournament, said the words reminded him of why the city honors his ancestor. Their mother, Elizabeth...

Goodwill turns over donated ammunition

...ammunition."We're happy to have it off our hands and to have it in good hands, as well," said Barry Paschal, the senior director of marketing and communications for Goodwill In dustries of Middle Georgia and the CSRA.Lt. Lewis Blanchard, who...

New study finds costly retirement fees draining many people's savings

...economies of scale."Information that helps people make decisions is useful," said Sean Collins, the institute's senior director of industry and financial analysis. "Generally, people pay attention to cost. That shows up as investors tend...

Augusta's University Hospital improves safety ranking

...to by its acronym CPOE, is part of a national trend that Leapfrog was pleased to see, said Missy Danforth, the senior director for hospital ratings at Leapfrog."We've seen a big uptick in hospitals' performance on the CPOE measure...

The eXPiration date nears on Windows XP

...neutralize malware, but they don't repair vulnerabilities in the underlying operating system, said Gerry Egan, senior director of product management at Symantec, which "strongly recommends" that XP users upgrade to a newer operating system...

Richmond, Aiken and Edgefield county schools cope with cold

...Jackson middle schools had power outages, while Jackson had partial power and heat. Benton Starks, Richmond County senior director of maintenance and facilities, said there were no issues with heating or pipes at the schools. Richmond County Transportation...

School board approves closing four schools, reconfiguring two others

...already included as contingency projects in the current phase of Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax funding. Senior Director of Facilities and Maintenance Benton Starks said building the K-8 school will depend on the passage of the next...

Goodwill fundraiser focuses on renewal

...your assistance can help build lives, families and communities ? one renewed career at a time. (The writer is senior director of marketing and communications for Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia and the CSRA.)