The Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia unanimously approved hiring Jere Morehead as the 22nd president of the University of Georgia today. Morehead has spent most of his career at the university and has served as senior vice president for academic affairs and provost at UGA since 2010.
Delta Air Lines has added an extra flight each way between Atlanta and Columbia, Missouri—but only for next weekend.
That’s when the University of Georgia opens SEC play against Mizzou, a school new to the conference.
Delta spokesman Trebor Banstetter says Delta often adds flights to accommodate big sporting events.
“They’re a lot of fun, actually, to be on," says Banstetter. "The planes tend to be mostly filled with people who are flying for that specific event. You’ll see a lot of your fellow fans if you’re on these flights."