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Oct. 23

October 23, 2011 --

ATL high schools broke rules to meet performance standards Ga. jobs plan slammed as a waste Mixed verdict on Gwinnett’s response to grand jury Climate, drought info difficult to access under Deal’s new climatologist

Oct. 22

October 22, 2011 --

Retirees losing jobs in APS cronyism crackdown Environmentalist challenge state on Ogeechee fish kill Gwinnett Commission to consider new ethics rules                                              

Deal’s jobs program helps one more underemployed lawmaker

Deal's jobs program helps one more underemployed lawmaker
October 21, 2011 --

State Rep. Tim Bearden, previously known for collecting a $94,500 public paycheck with no contract or evidence of work, is Gov. Nathan Deal’s choice to run the Georgia Public Safety Training Center. If Bearden lands the job, he will have parlayed a razor-thin electoral victory seven years ago into a six-figure state salary plus benefits.

Oct. 21

October 21, 2011 --

New Birth members questioned by feds

Oct. 20

October 20, 2011 --

Grady under inspection after patient’s fatal fall Bishop Eddie Long sued over alleged investment fraud ATL woman arrested by mistake, spends 53 days in jail

Oct. 19

October 19, 2011 --

Fish kill inquiry to include scrutiny of kaolin mines DeKalb schools institute ‘transparency’ measures Union City contractors refuse to talk about how they landed contract Warner Robins councilman indicted on extortion charges

Oct. 18

October 18, 2011 --

Airport proposals due soon after two firms botched paperwork Probe: 3 Augusta firefighters violated policies Covington mayoral candidate drops out after sign theft

Univ. of West Ga. VP quits after $272K whistleblower firing

Univ. of West Ga. VP quits after $272K whistleblower firing
October 17, 2011 --

A top University of West Georgia official is resigning, two months after his termination of a whistleblower cost taxpayers $272,000. A state audit in April found that university VP Michael Ruffner had improperly hired Capitol Hill lobbyists and questioned the firing of an assistant who complained about it.