Canal authority elects members

The Augusta Canal Authority reelected Richard Isdell as chairman, according to a news release.Isdell will serve his fourth one-year term beginning Jan. 1. Harry Moore was elected vice chairman; Catherine Winbush, secretary; and Crystal Eskola, treasurer.

How your school boards work for you

...It takes six board members to approve motions or take action on any item. Board members select the chairman and vice chairman positions every two years.In Columbia County, the county chairman also has no special powers, and acts as a tiebreaker...

GOP sets Ga House leadership

...Larry O'Neal of Bonaire, Majority Whip Matt Ramsey of Peachtree City; Caucus Chairman Matt Hatchett of Dublin; Vice Chairman Sam Teasley of Marietta and Secretary Allen Peake of Macon.

Day Planner

...nonmembers, (706) 821-1318TUESDAY: Russell A. Blanchard Distinguished Lecturer in Ethics, features James Brinkley, vice chairman of Morgan Stanley Wealth Management; 3 p.m.; Jaguar Student Activities Center Ballroom, Georgia Regents University...

Biz Bits

...elected to the Board of Directors of the Community Bankers Association of Georgia as honorary member.Details: He is Vice Chairman of the Board of First Bank of Georgia.RACHEL KUMARAward/honor: Named as a Rising Star by the National Safety Council...

Augusta hospital workers say false alarms show they are prepared for Ebola

...physician with University."A lot of what they recommended we were already doing," said Dr. Phillip Coule, the vice chairman of clinical and business operations for the Department of Emergency Medicine at Georgia Regents University.For instance...

Officials reviewing safe care after second Ebola case

...looked at how it would treat a potential case in isolation, that was already a concern, said Dr. Phillip Coule, vice chairman of clinical and business operations for the Department of clinical and business operations at Georgia Regents University...

College Board: US history course not anti-American

...omitting or minimizing positive aspects," the proposed resolution reads.The panel took no action. Subcommittee vice chairman Neil Robinson noted the agency has no authority over the Advanced Placement framework or the test."The only thing...

Slowing global economy could lead Fed to delay rate increase

...Fed's policies on overseas economies.And the Fed's vice chairman has publicly acknowledged the turmoil abroad could affect...Fed to (raise rates) more slowly than otherwise," Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer said in a speech last weekend.Fischer's...

Wired for success

...Rogers, director of the NSA and commander of the U.S. Cyber Command. U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., vice-chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, will be the event's guest host.Foreign governments ? particularly...