'Microbeads' show up in environment

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. - Environmentalists in Illinois expected a battle royal over their call for a statewide ban on "microbeads." But instead of resisting, leading companies quickly collaborated.

On the Move

James Painter is partner at Brennan, Wasden & Painter LLC. Before forming Brennan, Wasden & Painter LLC, he was a partner with Hull Barrett PC in Augusta for 11 years. He has 20 years' experience as a lawyer.

Union membership falls sharply, led by decline in public sector

Union membership plummeted to the lowest level since the 1930s as cash-strapped governments shed workers and unions had difficulty organizing new members in the private sector.

On the move

Dr. Dominic Mack is the new co-director of the National Center for Primary Care at Morehouse School of Medicine

On the move

JOHN SHERMAN New job title: Senior vice president and chief commercial officer Employer: Coca-Cola Bottling Co.

Some small businesses still wait for Sandy grants

Small business owners who applied for grants after Superstorm Sandy are more likely to have gotten money by now from private sources rather than the government.

Linda Griffith

...Cockrell officiating. Linda was born in Augusta, GA to the late Charlie and Hattie Ginn. She was a graduate of State University of New York at Plattsburgh where she earned a Business Degree. She worked as a branch manager for SunTrust Bank for many...

Cities offer big recognition

Seems like the Georgia Board of Regents ought to learn from other states' mistakes.

Georgia Regents University has 'long way to go,' ASU interim president says

Augusta State University interim President Shirley Strum Kenny talks about what it will take to make Georgia Regents University a successful research university.

Kiplinger's puts UGA among best values

...magazine's list for the 10th time, followed by Florida, Virginia, the College of William and Mary, Maryland, the State University of New York at Binghamton, SUNY Geneseo, UGA, Wisconsin and Washington.

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