Augusta's United Way exceeds goal, raises $3.4 million

...million, which reflects combined goals of the United Way of the CSRA and the CFC, said Rina Powell, United Way's senior director of resource development.The United Way portion had a goal of $3.475 million, while the CFC set its target at...

Richmond County Board of Education discuss custodial overhaul during committee meeting

...Marion Barnes said. "We want them to know that we respect what they say and want to address any issues they have."Senior Director of Facilities Services Benton Starks said he moved three employees from other work crews to assist in training custodial...

Alliance Defending Freedom attorney speaks in Augusta about preserving religious liberty

...history."The 1960s were a struggle, as many views began to shift in the United States," said Fletcher, the senior director of leadership development at Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF). "In fact, it seems like every decade has had varying...

NFL asks court to reject Peterson suit

...Mike Maccagnan has fired the team's top two college scouts as he reorganizes the front office.The Jets dismissed senior director of college scouting Terry Bradway and director of college scouting Jeff Bauer, three days after Maccagnan was hired...

Raise your home's IQ: smart gadgets take center stage at CES

...data from a wearable device or camera and tell that you're with friends, or stressed out, says Shawn Dubravac, senior director of research with the Consumer Electronics Association.As we get closer to being able to live like the Jetsons...

Thrift stores see surge in year-end donations

...percent increase in donations to their thrift stores from people cleaning out closets and garages.Barry Paschal, senior director of marketing and communications for Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia and the CSRA, said a recent study by the...

OPEC keeps oil output on hold despite low prices

...entirely what we wanted," and analysts suggested that others share that view."I think you're going to see additional tension between the OPEC ranks," said Jamie Webster, the senior director of crude oil markets at IHS consultants.

Georgia Regents University hit with age-discrimination suit

...worked for the university from Nov. 1, 2003, until his Dec. 15 termination. At the time of his firing he was the senior director of development for gift planning for GRU. According to Duva, he raised more than $100 million in cash and gifts...

U.S. Army, Cyber Security and Business Against a Common Foe conference set for Wednesday

...security, whether it be within health IT, financial technology, or any other cluster," said Heather Miner, TAG's senior director of government affairs and statewide activity. "Continuing the discussion on the importance of cyber security, the...

Leapfrog reports show Doctors, University earn A for patient safety

...as giving the patient the right antibiotic within one hour of surgery to prevent infection, said Missy Danforth, senior director of hospital ratings for Leapfrog."It is clear these hospitals are headed in the right direction toward safer care...