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Ex-band director faces sex chargesBREWTON, ALA. - A band director who just started a new job in Georgia...they had sexual encounters with the band director both at the school and at his home...

Moving? How to choose the right school from afar

...personalities and interests. If music is important, for example, you might want to reach out to the music teacher or band director to ask about the program. If it's athletics or art class, pay attention to that.How long will you be at your...

South Ga. community rallies around dismissed band director

...Tuesday night to support longtime band director Elizabeth "Beth" Taylor.Taylor...abruptly fired and an interim band director appointed to replace her last...confirmed Taylor is no longer band director. If a dismissal hearing is held...

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Annual South Carolina State function serves two purposes

...students be excited about furthering their education."We try and show our commitment by bringing in the coaches, band director and anyone else willing to help get more students enrolled in school," Quarles said. "We have the breakout sessions...

Former band director denies sexual relationships

A former Butler High School band director accused of having sexual relations with three students took the witness stand Tuesday and denied the existence of any such relationship...

Former Butler band director's trial starts

...against a person in school.Shelton was arrested after sheriff's investigators said they found evidence in 2008 that he had sexual contact with students while he was the band director at Butler High School.Testimony continues today.

'Mass band' brings Augusta-area students together

...teenagers who love music."We do compete amongst ourselves, but at the end of the day it's all about the music," ARC band director Marcus Chester said."We all stick together. We've become closer. This band is the best way to express that love...

Keller Williams will play solo, with band at Aiken Bluegrass Festival

...eighth grade in the high school in the city and I got to be in the marching band. And all the kick drummers, the band director and all of the drummers and percussion, everyone was super, super into the go-go (sound). ... I think that's...

Ex-band director admits to sleepovers

Butler High School's former band director, now under investigation for allegations he had a sexual...yet to speak with Mr. Shelton, who was hired as the band director in June, or the student. Depending on those interviews...

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Ex-band director arrested

Authorities arrested a former band director for Butler High School on Friday...Mr. Shelton during his time as band director. However, investigators say...according to Scott Richardson, the band director before Mr. Shelton. Mr. Richardson...

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