Aiken County School Board of Education names 4 finalists in it superintendent search

AIKEN -- The Aiken County Board of Education named four finalists Tuesday in the search for a new superintendent to follow retiring Dr. Elizabeth Everitt.

Supporters try to reinforce SC's Freedom of Information Act

...law's requirement that any charges don't exceed the actual cost of searching or making copies of records.The Aiken County school board earlier this month met in private to discuss a contract without giving details about the contract to be discussed...

Residents deserve better choices

In the Aiken County school board's campaign to push through the sales tax referendum, many...another four or five county administration buildings?The Aiken County school board must adopt real, day-to-day spending reform, and tell...

More taxes sought

...incremental funding). As I recall, the major hurdles in this process were to gain necessary approvals from the Aiken County school board and the Aiken County Commission. Eventually, both bodies approved the extension.The school board now is asking...

'Yes' vote enables greedy government

It looks like the Aiken County school board is devising a new way to confiscate the wealth of hard-working people of our county. Members failed miserably in 2010 because...

Review of the facts favors tax approval

I do not wish to offend, but to speak boldly, I will risk offense: Those we elected to the Aiken County school board and other public positions in our community would not have put our schools at risk by jumbling up and cross-funding any projects...

Top stories of 2013: North Augusta officials faced many stumbling blocks for Project Jackson

...questioned the length of the financing and public opposition to the project surfaced. Before going before the Aiken County school board, officials amended the proposal to cut in half the time for school board participation and avoid using school...

Project Jackson: Much work ahead for proposed Augusta GreenJackets stadium

...City Council for three required readings plus a public hearing. The ordinance has received approval from the Aiken County school board.North Augusta Adminis tra tor Todd Glover said the earliest the first of three readings will happen is Oct...

Project Jackson irrational

...been handed yet another disappointment by the Aiken County school board with their 7-2 vote for Project Jackson! Last...non-countywide project.Perhaps these seven Aiken County school board members will be voted out of office to make room...

Rants & Raves

...White House. Lindsay Graham seems to be the only one in the spotlight who realizes our plight.HOW CAN THE Aiken County school board turn a blind eye to a principal at an elementary school playing "fruit basket turnover" with the teachers each...