Articles inside the category: Business

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on : Wednesday, 13 Jun, 2012
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WOODRUFF ARTS CENTER ELECTS TWELVE NEW

ATLANTA, GA (May 16, 2012) – Woodruff Arts Center Board Chair Larry Gellerstedt, III and President and CEO Joseph R. Bankoff have announced the election of twelve new members to the organization’s Board of Trustees: Juanita P. Baranco, Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, Baranco Automotive Group, Jerry Couvaras, President and Chief Executive Officer, Atlanta Bread Company, Sylvia Davidson, President-Elect, Atlanta Symphony Associates, Kerry Kohnen, Kaiser Permanente of Georgia, Jonathan LeCompte, President , Georgia/Alabama Region, Verizon Wireless, Philip Martens, President and Chief Executive Officer, Novelis Inc., Karol V. Mason, Partner, Alston & Bird, Victoria Palefsky, Chair, Alliance Theatre Board
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on : Monday, 28 May, 2012
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Statement by the Press Secretary on Student Loan Interest Rate Votes in the Senate

With only 37 days left to stop student loan interest rates from doubling on July 1, Senate Republicans still have not proven that they’re serious about resolving this problem.  For the second time this month, they voted to ask millions of students to pay an average of $1,000 each rather than close a loophole that allows the very wealthy to avoid paying their fair share.  Now is not the time to refight old political battles, and certainly not the time to cut preventive health care measures.  With only a few days left until student loan interest rates double, it’s time
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on : Monday, 21 May, 2012
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Old School All Star Basketball Jamboree Packs The House

Columbus, GA—Columbus High School’s gym was the center of attraction for the Old School All Star Basketball Jamboree on Sat., May 12, 2012 with the girls’ game at
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on : Monday, 21 May, 2012
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Local NAACP President Takes Part in White House Forum

Washington, D.C. -- On May 3, 2012, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), the U.S. Department of the Treasury, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture
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on : Friday, 30 Mar, 2012
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Black Folk Rock Honors Unsung Heroes

Columbus, GA – The National Infantry Museum was the location for the first Black Folk Rock banquet. The program opened with a Prelude by Taylor Made Band. The
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on : Friday, 23 Mar, 2012
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Community Helpers Inspire Children

By Times Staff Writer Columbus, GA – Community Helpers is a project started by Netta’s Little Treasures Learning Center to acquaint the children with the various careers for
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on : Friday, 23 Mar, 2012
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Fields Tells Columbus To “Step Out Of The Box”

By Times Staff Writer Columbus, GA – March is National Women’s History Month and annually, Davis Broadcasting (WFXE, WOKS, WEAM and WKJZ radio stations) holds its Women’s Empowerment
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on : Friday, 23 Mar, 2012
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Women’s Organization Remembers Women’s History

By Times Staff Writer Columbus, GA – Women’s organization remembers Women’s History Month. The Columbus-Phenix City club of The National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women’s Clubs,