Georgia GOAL positively transforming both lives and communities

...Mrs. Ware said. "The girls take violin instruction and are getting good grades. The fact that they are in a Christian school is very important to our family. The girls come home and teach us what they learn, even their little brothers and...

Chelsea Noelle Brown - John Marcus Eubank

...Mr. George H. Brown and the late Mrs. Ann K. Brown, all of Appling, Ga. She is a 2010 graduate of Augusta Christian Schools, a 2014 graduate of Georgia Southern University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design with a Marketing...

Election Day to decide many area races, hotly contested issues

...Wayne Bridges; Board of Tax Assessors Chairman Tom Schneider; and Les Walden, the director of finance for Augusta Christian Schools. The county commission will have two seats ? Districts 3 and 4 ? up in this election.In Georgia and South Carolina...

Richmond County Board of Education candidate's claims fall short

...or that he works as a city firefighter. Other pages describe him as an award-winning actor and principal at a Christian school and detail his struggles "fighting against racism and injustice."There's only one problem with his resume...

Nine Columbia County candidates hold public forum

...Schneider, who retired as CEO of Gold Cross EMS a couple of years ago, has served on the Board of Tax Assessors since 1989, where he is the chairman. Walden is a retail business owner and director of finance for Augusta Christian Schools.

Walden deserves office

...the value that such businesses bring to the community and to the tax base. Les also served on the board at Augusta Christian Schools and, after their CFO left, Les stepped into that role to help them out. They were so impressed, they asked him...

Corporal punishment: How far is too far?

...schools, corporal punishment is legal in 48 of 50 states, with only New Jersey and Iowa prohibiting the act.Augusta Christian Schools eliminated corporal punishment in the early 1990s, according to school officials, and no Richmond County private...

Colleges lack freedom

...Christians to prepare young people for the ministry. Out of the first 108 schools founded in America, 106 were Christian schools! Harvard's educational purpose is found in these historical words:"That all knowledge without Christ was vain...

Fear of the word 'black' stirs skepticism about struggling HBCUs

...black schools in Augusta I wondered: Where do white kids go to school? They go to private schools such as Augusta Christian Schools, opened not coincidentally in 1958, or Westminster Schools. It was difficult finding demographic statistics for...

Columbia County candidates square off at Thursday forum

...Assessors since 1989, where he is the chairman. Walden is a retail business owner and director of finance for Augusta Christian Schools.Four men are running to fill the unexpired term of District 3 Commissioner Charles Allen, who also resigned in...