Columbia County Board of Education | The Augusta Chronicle

...2014 By Tracey McManus | Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014 By Donnie Fetter | Tuesday, Aug 11, 2009 Columbia County Board of Education As the Columbia County school system continues to grow, so does its infrastructure. The school system...

Jackson tapped as Grovetown athletic director

...athletic director Todd Booker was tapped to fill the football coaching position at Harlem. At the latest Columbia County Board of Education meeting, Jackson officially left the Evans' football coaching job when he was approved as the Warriors...

Ernestine Sharpe

...2015 in Bellevue Memorial Gardens with Chaplain Levarn Harris officiating. Mrs. Sharpe retired from the Columbia County Board of Education where she was employed as a bus driver. Mrs. Sharpe is survived by her children, Debbie Sharpe Rish...

Linda Hair

...UMC where she taught Sunday school for 46 years and formerly served as choir director. She worked for the Columbia County Board of Education as a teacher for 28 years, teaching at Westmont and Brookwood Schools. Linda influenced many lives with...

Fort Gordon growth makes sales-tax package critical for Columbia County schools, superintendent says

...10 years, we would have very few options," Carraway added.Roxanne Whitaker, vice chairwoman of the Columbia County Board of Education, represents the district that includes Harlem Middle, and Grovetown and North Harlem elementary schools...

Columbia County schools have 329 spots available for permissive transfer

...children have until March 6 to apply for one of 329 spots available at five public schools.According to a Columbia County Board of Education report, Harlem High School has the most spaces at 257, followed by 30 at Riverside Elementary, 22 at...

Georgia races

GOVERNOR NAME: Nathan Deal (Republican*)AGE: 72FAMILY: Wife Sandra Deal, four children and six grandchildrenEMPLOYMENT: AttorneyPOLITICAL EXPERIENCE: Governor, congressman, legislatorCAMPAIGN PRIORITIES: Keeping Georgia No. 1 for job creation, boosting education and holding down taxes. NAME: Jason Carter (Democrat)AGE: 39

Rants & Raves

...need that kind of racism in politics. Keep him out and move John Barrow on. I THINK IT'S time for the Columbia County Board of Education to hire reliable bus drivers and buy reliable buses. HUGE RANTS TO Comcast/XFinity. They advertise...

Bridges is best-qualified for tax post

I would feel better knowing that we have a tax commissioner with the honesty, integrity and experience to make sure things are done properly.

Columbia County races

CORRECTION: Commission District 3 candidate Brett McGuire was erroneously labeled. McGuire is a Republican. The Chronicle regrets the error.COMMISSION DISTRICT 3NAME: Floyd B. Everett (Democrat)AGE: 60FAMILY: Married to Carline Carter Everett; six childrenEMPLOYMENT: Retired federal employee, served in the Department of Veteran's Affairs as a logistic officer for 33 years.