Columbia County school bus driver lied about attack, police say

A Columbia County school bus driver was released from jail Friday afternoon after lying to authorities, claiming she had been assaulted and robbed in an effort to...

Good news for state employees on insurance

...the same rates as well, except for school systems' contributions for non-certificate school employees, such as bus drivers and cafeteria workers.A Facebook group created in 2014 to protest SHBP benefit changes welcomed the new rates Thursday...

Doctors save man's burned hand by tucking it into belly

...a plastic surgeon at Houston Methodist, thought of it when he saw Reyes, a retired cattle ranch worker and school bus driver who lives in Missouri City, Texas.Reyes was home alone one day in late June, changing a tire on a trailer, when...

Richmond County tries to fix school bus issues

...officials plan to use better communication and additional bus drivers to work the kinks out of the new transportation system...community feedback. Officials are soliciting feedback from bus drivers, collecting information on which routes are effective...

Ramblin' Rhodes: 45 years of columns make for some notable quotes

...life real. The rest is done with mirrors and lights." GEORGE JONES: "This guy said he was going off and become a bus driver for Carl Smith and go to Hawaii. I told him, 'You can't drive a bus to Hawaii,' but he said, 'The way I'm...

Joan Franco

...Hotel in downtown Philadelphia. She later became a stay at home Mom. When her children were older she became a school bus driver for Ridley Township, PA where she had the honor of being the Handicapped Children's primary driver. She retired from...

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New Aiken County superintendent discusses urgency, leadership

...that. You have to earn it. ... I'm responsible for making sure our cafeteria workers and our custodians and our bus drivers feel like they are a valuable member and part of this family because it's one family. But then you've got the instructional...

Columbia County school board passes budget for 2015-2016 school year

...teaching pay scale, officials said.In addition, the schools will add more than 60 new teaching positions, 10 new bus drivers and restore other instructional support positions that had been cut during leaner times."This benefits our students...

Rants & Raves

...over-praised Nintendo generation "warriors" the same as the civilians. BEFORE YOU MAKE a judgment about school bus drivers on cell phones, how do you know that they aren't calling a parent who is not at home when they deliver a child...