Paine College plans furloughs, salary cuts, layoffs

Paine College President George C. Bradley on Friday announced the college will implement furlough days, salary reductions and layoffs to save $2.4 million over the next fiscal year.

Superintendent finalist answers questions from board members, public

A modest crowd of mostly of CSRA residents, former school system employees and mayor-elect Hardie Davis came out to watch Angela Pringle speak and field questions.

Superintendent finalist comes from troubled system

Angela Pringle, the finalist for Richmond County superintendent, says her experience will transfer well to Au­gusta's schools but won't say how or what skills she has that will change the system for the better.

My prayer for Paine

Unfortunately, the many positive accomplishments at Paine never receive great press.

Kick back, wait for the news this week in Augusta

Now that a cease-fire's been negotiated between animal control Director Sharon Broady and Augusta animal lovers, it's time to unbutton the top button on your shorts, kick back and wait for all the news coming up this week.

Paine woes require action

I hereby call on President Bradley to resign immediately so a qualified and capable president can take the helm.

Paine relievers

Augusta's Paine College has been on probation since June. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges has cited years of violations in numerous areas, such as student financial aid, fiscal stability and institutional...

Web site blasts Paine president, seeks his ouster

Allegations of financial and ethical wrongdoing by Paine College officials were published on a Web site launched this month by an anonymous source.

SC State placed on probation

ORANGEBURG, S.C. - South Carolina State University's accreditation status has been downgraded.

Paine College placed on probation by its accrediting body

...accrediting body Thursday, the most severe and final sanction possible before accreditation is revoked.The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges implemented the sanction after Paine failed to correct the same problems for...