Rants & Raves

I don't begrudge the teachers for getting a local raise, in addition to the state level raises that many of us received, as well.

In Augusta and US, STEM workforce still sees fewer women

As jobs in science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields continue to grow the number of women represented in the STEM workforce still trails across many sectors.

Mom, groups seek to inspire girls to pursue STEM careers

LANGHORNE, Pa. - Kelly Mathews is on a mission - to get more girls interested in STEM. That's science, technology, engineering, and math. And for Mathews, it's a mission that begins at home with her 9-month-old daughter, Marilyn.

Uh-oh, it's that time again: Uncontrolled envy is a dangerous emotion

Fairness, however defined, is the principal motive behind the ubiquitous effort to reduce inequalities.

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley traveling to India to lure jobs to South Carolina

COLUMBIA - Newly re-elected Gov. Nikki Haley is leading South Carolina's first trade trip to India in hopes of persuading companies in her parents' native country to bring jobs to South Carolina.

Georgia praised for export effort

ATLANTA -- The soon-to-be-expanded Port of Savannah gets a boost as the nation's fastest-growing port from three entities helping overseas sales won national recognition.

Working without a 'Net

The process has worked well since 1998. If it's not broken, why is Obama trying to "fix" it?

Veteran career workshops to be held Friday

Career workshops aimed at assisting returning veterans are scheduled for Friday at First Baptist Church.

Streamline export licensing

Bureaucratic red tape puts U.S. companies at a competitive disadvantage.

Perdue heads to Cuba with trade delegation

Georgia Gov. Sonny Perdue met Monday with officials from Cuba's Chamber of Commerce and its food import company, part of a two-day visit to explore his state's trade and tourism possibilities with the country.