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It's official: Keel named president of Georgia Regents University in Augusta

It's official: Keel named president of Georgia Regents University in Augusta

Provost Jean Bartels will be interim president beginning July 20

From staff reports

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        After more than five years years as president of Georgia Southern University, Dr. Brooks Keel is leaving to become president of Georgia Regents University ... [Read More]

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July 28, 2015

 
Nationally ranked Market in Statesboro Nationally ranked Market in Statesboro
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Firecracker Fest at Mill Creek Park Firecracker Fest at Mill Creek Park
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Petition to remove local memorial stirs debate Petition to remove local memorial stirs debate

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The answer is: FIREWORKS The answer is: FIREWORKS

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Something undead this way staggers Something undead this way staggers

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Guns and rosaries: GSU theatre gives “Catholic Girl Gun Club” its second full run of all time Guns and rosaries: GSU theatre gives “Catholic Girl Gun Club” its second full run of all time

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Statesboro ordinance would permit, restrict ‘bars’ Statesboro ordinance would permit, restrict ‘bars’

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Humane Society to host silent auction fundraiser Humane Society to host silent auction fundraiser

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Averitt STARS walk red carpet at Emma Awards Averitt STARS walk red carpet at Emma Awards

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The unedited diary of an Internet outage survivor The unedited diary of an Internet outage survivor

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'It is family here' 'It is family here'

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How to build your dragon How to build your dragon

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