Wed., February 13, 2013 1:17pm
Ceremonies at the Georgia State Capitol Tuesday marking the state’s 280th Birthday were missing the historical documents usually on display for the annual celebration. Budget cuts at the Georgia Archives caused many of the historical documents to stay their home in Morrow instead of making the 16 mile trip to the State Capitol.
Wed., November 7, 2012 7:47pm
Georgia State University has eliminated 110 positions to save about $4 million. Spokeswoman Andrea Jones says 25 of the jobs were filled and none of those jobs were faculty. Jones says they were mostly administrative support positions.
Fri., October 19, 2012 8:43am
A Morehouse College official says the school is planning to make cuts after a drop in enrollment. The historically black college will furlough faculty and staff and make other budget cuts stemming from the decrease in enrollment.
Thu., October 11, 2012 8:14am
Officials at Fort Valley State University say the school's efforts to cut costs will result in about 100 employees losing their jobs. The employees are mostly temporary and part-time workers.
Thu., September 27, 2012 4:00pm
Since 2008 the state’s Environmental Protection Division has lost 250 positions and seen its budget cut by 40 percent. Environmentalists say that is hurting water quality in Georgia.
Mon., September 17, 2012 6:43pm
Documents released by University of Georgia administrators to state officials indicate that the school plans to eliminate nearly 130 jobs. The move aims to meet Gov. Nathan Deal's directive to cut state budgets by 3 percent this year and next.
Thu., September 13, 2012 6:25pm
On November 1st, Georgia will close the state archives to the public. Secretary of State Brian Kemp announced Thursday that due to budget cuts the archives in Morrow just south of Atlanta will operate only on an appointment basis.
Fri., June 22, 2012 2:12pm
Budget cuts will mean that students at Georgia Perimeter College will have fewer tutors and less people to answer questions about financial aid or what courses to take.
Fri., June 22, 2012 9:30am
DeKalb County's school board approved a budget Thursday that will lead to property owners paying more in school taxes next year.
Tue., June 19, 2012 8:00am
Fernbank Science Center survived an initial round of budget cuts by the DeKalb County School District. But leaders are trying to find a way to save $12 million, so Fernbank might be on the chopping block again.