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Georgia Pre-K Turns 20

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Monday, October 29, 2012 - 6:40am

It’s hard to believe that 20 years has passed since Georgia introduced its popular lottery funded pre-k program. But it’s true. The program is two decades old this week. Along with the politicians, educational leaders...

Raises for Georgia Teachers and More Highlights from the State of the State

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 5:43am

Education was the focus of Governor Nathan Deal’s State of the State address yesterday. Deal proposes raising teacher pay and state education funding overall, a single year increase totaling nearly $8 billion dollars....

Viracon to expand and create 125 jobs!

Viracon to create 125 jobs in Bulloch County!

Jessica Forkel - Tuesday, May 13, 2014 - 8:01am

Governor Nathan Deal announced today that the leading glass fabricator, Viracon, will expand its current operations to Statesboro creating 125 jobs and investing $2 million in its facility!   Deal went on to say, “...

Political Rewind: July 18, 2014 - Ethics, Runoffs, And The Governor's Race

Shauna Stuart - Friday, July 18, 2014 - 3:15pm

This week on Political Rewind: •Governor Nathan Deal is back on the hot seat over accusations that his staff may have tried to influence the ethics commission to drop a case against him. And--for the first time--...

Political Rewind, August 16: The Battle For The Senate Race, Carter And Deal's Latest Feud

- Tuesday, August 19, 2014 - 1:55pm

This week on Political Rewind: • Former Democratic governor Zell Miller endorsed Democrat Michelle Nunn in the U.S. Senate race, but in a surprising move, says he plans to vote for incumbent Republican governor...

This Week in Education News Sept. 5, 2014

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Friday, September 5, 2014 - 12:42pm

I've started a new weekly post curating the top education news headlines of the week. This list will appear every Friday afternoon for your convenience. This week in education news for September 5, 2014 covers...

Political Rewind, Sept 5, 2014: Citizen Journalism, Ethics, And Senate Debates

Shauna Stuart - Friday, September 5, 2014 - 1:41pm

Here’s a quick rundown of Georgia politics this week: Wednesday, Judge Ural Glanville sanctioned the Attorney General’s Office and state ethics commission director, ordering each to pay $10,000 in fines for failing...

Political Rewind, 9/19/2014: Let's Do The Numbers

Shauna Stuart - Friday, September 19, 2014 - 10:24pm

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