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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.
Paine tightens security, announces health, finance measures

After two sexual assaults on the Paine College campus since 2012 and a series of shootings in May, Paine College President George C. Bradley announced upgrades to enhance safety.
Paine College president asks for support during process to retain its accreditation

A day after Paine College was sanctioned for repeating three years of financial and management failures, President George C. Bradley assured the community that the college "has made great strides" in addressing its issues.
Paine College retains U.S. Department of Education funding for Upward Bound Program

The U.S. Department of Education renewed Paine College's TRIO Upward Bound Program for fiscal year 2014-2015, awarding over $400,000 in funding to allow...
Feds probe Emory University

ATLANTA -- The U.S. Department of Education says Emory University is being investigated for the way it responds to complaints of sexual violence and harassment.
Easing Paine

It undoubtedly will take some time for this historic institution to root out its problems.
Paine College furloughs attributed to federal student aid cuts

Ten furloughs days will be implemented this summer for Paine College administrators, faculty and staff to offset shortages incurred from cuts to federal student aid programs.
Union-free works better

Many American industries now are seeing a revival in production efficiency, and we are returning to a "Made in America" culture.
Senate candidates wary of raising wage, school reform

GAINESVILLE, Ga. -- All seven Republican candidates said Saturday night they would reject an increase in the minimum wage and that Congress should act to stop the use of the multistate Common Core education standards.
Rants & Raves

That was a terrific story about the World War II vets.