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Kemp Applauds UGA for Reaching Goal of $4.5 Million, Establishing Isakson Chair for Parkinson’s Research and Scholar Position

Kemp Applauds UGA for Reaching Goal of $4.5 Million, Establishing Isakson Chair for Parkinson’s Research and Scholar Position

Governor Brian P. Kemp applauded the University of Georgia on the successful conclusion of its fundraising campaign to endow a chaired professorship honoring Senator John H. “Johnny” Isakson. The University

Piedmont Newton Welcomes New Chief Financial Officer

Piedmont Newton Welcomes New Chief Financial Officer

Justin Roberts has been named chief financial officer (CFO) at Piedmont Newton Hospital, bringing with him more than 12 years’ experience in the healthcare industry. “I am excited to welcome

Eastside High School Senior Ziana Benjiman Awarded $200,000 QuestBridge Full-Ride Scholarship

Eastside High School Senior Ziana Benjiman Awarded $200,000 QuestBridge Full-Ride Scholarship

The incredible burden of paying for college has been lifted for Ziana Benjiman. The Eastside High School senior was recently awarded a four-year, all expenses paid QuestBridge National College Match

Walton EMC School EmPOWERment Grants Boost Local Education

Walton EMC School EmPOWERment Grants Boost Local Education

Most schools and teachers always face a nagging problem – not enough funding to provide the programs and materials they need to enhance instructional programs for their students. Walton Electric

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Purposeful Ways to Style a Multi-Purpose Room

Purposeful Ways to Style a Multi-Purpose Room

Whether you call it a laundry room, mudroom or something else entirely, that multi-purpose space is likely a hub of activity in your home. For homeowners creating this utility space

Starting a New Career at 50

Starting a New Career at 50

I hear from so many people who are nervous or scared to make a career change in their fifties, even if they’re miserable at their current job. I get it.

Dave Says… Limit the Potential for Damage

Dave Says… Limit the Potential for Damage

Dear Dave, My husband started working at a new company about a year ago. As part of his sign on, they gave him $5,000 in company stock. The stock has

Whale Sharks Show Remarkable Capacity to Recover From Injuries

Whale Sharks Show Remarkable Capacity to Recover From Injuries

A new study has for the first time explored the rate at which the world’s largest fish, the endangered whale shark, can recover from its injuries. The findings reveal that