Former Mayor Bob Young named to census panel by Gov. Perdue

Gov. Sonny Perdue today named former Augusta Mayor Bob Young and more than 40 others to a newly formed Complete Count Committee, a commission that will educate and coordinate community awareness and action for the upcoming 2010 federal census.

The committee will be responsible for establishing a census education program that will motivate community residents to get involved and respond for more accurate census results, according to a news release.

Mr. Young, president of Eagle Veterans Services LLC of Augusta, is also former regional director for U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.



Savannah River Site resumes normal activity

A suspicious item was discovered Wednesday afternoon at the Savannah River National Laboratory which prompted emergency responseactivities.

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