Charter schools rebound after problematic starts

AIKEN - The charter schools in Aiken County are about halfway through their first school year, and spokeswomen from the two schools agree that things are running much more smoothly compared with the rocky start in the fall. "Everything's...

Metro | Aiken County Board of Education
State grant helped pay consolidation costs

...State grants to local governments are not money falling from the skies, no matter what local elected officials think, said spokeswomen for citizen action groups. The Georgia Department of Community Affairs awarded Augusta a $274,000 grant to help pay for...

Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission | Augusta State University | Paine College
Fashion line designed for college-aged women unveiled

...students, who were selected from a nationwide search to be spokeswomen in university dorms. It is Victoria's Secret's first...T-shirt bras, and plenty of soft cotton pajamas. The spokeswomen were selected from thousands of applications from universities...

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First work session yields no changes to Augusta administrator's 2016 budget

...Jackson said.Another addition, a public information officer with a salary of $55,000, won't replace the city's spokeswomen, at least not at first, but will coordinate the information effort city-wide, she said.The city's existing information...

Lawsuit that exposed GM's failure to disclose ignition switch problem settled for second time

...compensation from GM," the lawyers' statement said.The lawyers scheduled a conference call Monday to discuss the case. Spokeswomen for both would not comment, and GM said it doesn't comment on settlements.The Melton family settled the case for $5...

Parents: Newborn conjoined twins have died in Georgia

...right side of the boys' heart and on Friday their condition worsened as one side of the heart beat faster than the other.Spokeswomen for both hospitals declined to release any further information Saturday, citing privacy requests by the family.Conjoined...

Augusta man dies by lethal injection

...insert another in his chest. "These families have been suffering for 25 years," said Nora Moye, a protester who also is a spokeswoman for the human rights group Amnesty International. "But as much as they're suffering, after tonight they'll still be...


...National Golf Club's lack of female members was forged, a spokeswoman for the Nuclear Threat Initiative said Monday. The statement...Augusta National's membership policies," Cathy Gwin, spokeswomen for the group, said in a prepared statement. "Sen. Nunn...

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Post has change in future

...installation in Georgia, Army officials said. Marla Jones, spokeswoman for Fort Gordon, said Thursday the tentative change of command...Cavanaugh were on leave Thursday and could not be reached, spokeswomen from each base said. Of the women in active Army service...

Delta may announce plan today

...airline wins $1 billion in concessions from its pilots before then. Intense talks between both sides continued Tuesday. Spokeswomen for the airline and the pilots union declined to comment on whether progress was being made. Delta, the nation's third-largest...