Sat., August 11, 2012 9:38am
Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has selected Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan to be his running mate. The candidate made his announcement to supporters via a phone app, saying -- quote -- "Mitt's Choice for VP is Paul Ryan."
Thu., April 19, 2012 12:34pm
Officials have named an interim president at Gainesville State College in northeast Georgia. Randy Pierce was named to the post on Wednesday. Pierce is a past president of Georgia Highlands College.
Sun., January 22, 2012 10:05am
Former House speaker and Georgia congressman Newt Gingrich took a giant step Saturday toward becoming the Republican alternative to Mitt Romney that tea partyers and social conservatives have been seeking for months. Gingrich's come-from-behind win in the South Carolina primary snatches away the quick and easy way for the GOP to pick its presidential nominee.
Fri., September 30, 2011 9:12am
The president of Georgia Highlands College says he plans to retire at the end of the year. J. Randy Pierce announced Thursday that he will retire December 31st after 10 years at the helm of the two-year college with campuses in Rome, Cartersville and other parts of north Georgia. A search to replace Pierce will be launched in coming weeks.
Tue., March 1, 2011 4:30pm
The 67-year-old Gingrich is widely expected to take another step toward a presidential run this week. He and his wife, Callista, have scheduled a meeting Thursday with a key supporter -- Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal.
Mon., December 6, 2010 9:29am
Newt Gingrich says he is inclined to run for the 2012 election and will make a final decision in February or March.
Wed., March 24, 2010 12:29pm
State Attorney General Thurbert Baker, a Democrat had been asked by Republi
Wed., March 3, 2010 5:41pm
Long-term projects could be remembered long after the day's talking points
Tue., March 2, 2010 6:43pm
The President focused on job creation, but didn't miss an iconic restaurant
Mon., March 1, 2010 5:37pm
Savannahians hoping to get a glimpse of the President or maybe ask a questi