Latest Nathan Deal News

Deal to serve as distinguished professor at Mercer

Oct. 19, 2019 9:07 PM EDT

MACON, Ga. (AP) — Former Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has a new role. Professor. News outlets report that Deal will serve as the Distinguished University Professor of Government at Mercer University. Mercer University announced the appointment this week. The former two-term governor is a graduate of the...

Charges say former Georgia regent faked multiple contracts

Oct. 4, 2019 5:32 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Charges against a former member of the Georgia Board of Regents allege he faked contracts with colleges, banks and another company while seeking money from a financial company. C. Dean Alford turned himself in at the Rockdale County jail on Friday and was released on $50,000 bail, records...

Charges: Ex-regent claimed university would pay debt to him

Oct. 3, 2019 5:26 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — A member of the Georgia Board of Regents has been charged with trying to defraud a financial company of $1.8 million, including falsely claiming that the University of Georgia would pay a $488,000 debt he was owed. Attorney General Chris Carr announced racketeering and theft charges against...