Music by Turner: Documentary tells tale behind music

...shorter hair!) Russell in vintage clips and pics on the Wrecking Crew documentary as he looks more like a "hip" band director rather than the raucous rocker he later became. MUSIC FOR THE TUBE DEPT. Numerous movies and television shows from...

Augusta couple seek to expose sexual assault allegations against former Josey band director

...Wil lard first heard the allegations.A high school band director, revered by the community for bringing the marching...students' allegations that T.W. Josey High School band director Charles Smith asked them for sex, stuck his tongue into...

Smith's accusers say trauma from school days lingers

...That sinking feeling in their stomachs when their band director would brush up behind them, pushing his groin into...a 2001 investigation into T.W. Josey High School band director Charles Smith.They watched as Smith was never fired...

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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Long-ago Rose Bowl took 14-year-old to Pasadena and beyond

...friend Janice selling the mix to a supporter.JoAn was a majorette, and a very pretty one, but on that trip, the band director needed a good trombonist to march in the first row, and so Jo carried her brass instead of her baton.A scrapbook...

Advocacy group looks to better protect kids and whistleblowers of sexual abuse

...abuse last year when they investigated sexual harassment and abuse allegations against former T.W. Josey High School band director Charles Smith from 2001.Smith was never charged in the case and was allowed to retire from the school system despite...

Across the region

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...

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.

Justice denied

...been burdened with since childhood.In 2001, several girls came forward to say the former T.W. Josey High School band director inappropriately groped them, propositioned them and made explicit comments and gestures. One victim says she was...