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Oct. 16

October 16, 2011 --

Athens economic dev’t board met in secret to kill river district Gwinnett public’s trust still an issue s year after Bannister resignation Two Columbus court reporters bringing in six figures Opinion: Shedding light on Augusta outside jobs led to exodus

Oct. 15

October 15, 2011 --

DeKalb principals tied to cheating case no longer in schools Clayton Co. DA pressures Lovejoy mayor to resign

Oct. 14

October 14, 2011 --

ATL mayor wants new direction at Housing Authority Task Force for the Homeless sues Emory University Augusta investigating fire dep’t for porn use, vehicle misuse Outrage on the Ogeechee Prosecutors pull DUI plea deal for Clayton Co. commissioner 11 ATL educators sanctioned Cobb EMC board already seeing a changing of the guard

Oct. 13

October 13, 2011 --

  ‘Emergency’ Ga. judge nominees stalled in Senate slog ATL mayor says he did not fire housing chief Prison fire chief fired for shooting inmate DeKalb schools can retain attorneys in $100M suit Retirements won’t stop Augusta fire department probe Attorney General questions Columbus’s delayed response to records request Macon Council reverses Public Works director’s […]

Feds find Ga.’s insurance reviews lacking

October 12, 2011 --

From Georgia Health News: Georgia doesn’t meet federal requirements on consumers’ ability to get a third-party review of their appeals against an insurer’s coverage decisions. That may mean Georgia by 2012 will have to contract with an independent review organization to handle consumer complaints or with the feds to oversee the process.

Oct. 12

October 12, 2011 --

ATL fire dep’t issued grim warning in seeking federal grant Report: Georgia’s mental health overhaul significant First punishments coming in APS cheating scandal 3rd Madison Co. police dog dies Twiggs commission chairman held in contempt for church work Winder asks state to monitor election

Oct. 11

October 11, 2011 --

Slower lottery sales hit Georgia’s pre-K program DeKalb schools’ legal bill hits $36M on one case Teen sex, cover-up alleged on rec center field trip Report: State fees being funneled to general fund Columbus does about-face and releases attorneys’ contract

Ethics panel changes course, wants its own lawyer after all

October 11, 2011 --

The State Campaign Finance Commission has changed its mind and wants to hire a staff attorney after all, four months after firing its last one. The difference is, this one won’t make more than $55,000 a year and won’t be named Sherilyn Streicker, whose job was eliminated by the commission in June.

Oct. 10

October 10, 2011 --

Deal relies on who he knows Property owner sues over UGA landfill spillage