Thursday Sep 11
In Georgia, church bells, silence, ceremonies mark Sept. 11
Georgians rang church bells, paused for moments of silence and prayed in cities, towns and military bases across the state to mark the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks.
Book Discussion part of Tibetan Monks Residency In Milledgeville
The Philosophy and Liberal Studies program and the Ina Dillard Russell Library of Georgia College & State University will host a series of book discussions, lectures, and a documentary viewing in anticipation of the Town & Gown Residency by the Tibetan monks from the Drepung Loseling Monastery on December 1-5, 2014. The first event is a book discussion scheduled for Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. in the Pat Peterson Museum Education Room on the campus of Georgia College.
Hearing leaves Gainesville's Rogers wary of Common Core standards
State Rep. Carl Rogers, R-Gainesville, spent Monday hearing from educators and members of the public on Common Core education standards, part of what he says is a long learning process on how the standards are working for Georgia schools.
Georgia Nursing Center Adding Jobs
Aug. 16--Officials broke ground Friday for the Bostick Nursing Center, a new 280-bed geriatric care facility that will create 225 jobs in Baldwin County.
The Long War Journal
AQAP seeks to capitalize on anti-Israeli sentiment in new English-language magazine
Al Malahem Media, the official propaganda arm of al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula , has released a new English-language magazine titled, "Palestine, betrayal of the guilty conscience."