Sleeper, Baker retain Columbia County school board seats

Two Columbia County School Board trustees retained their seats for another term in Tuesday's primary election.Mike Sleeper earned a fourth term as District...

Douglas Luke, former Columbia County school board member, dies

Friends and educators remembered former Columbia County school board member Douglas M. Luke, who passed away Tuesday, as a skillful leader not only locally but statewide."His service on the...

Columbia County school board hears rezoning proposal for 2015 school year

Columbia County school officials unveiled a massive rezoning plan that has the potentil to affect hundreds of students at 16 different schools next year.

Columbia County school board OKs tax increase

The Columbia County school board voted 4-1 Tuesday to approve a $177 million budget that includes a tax increase that will amount to roughly $40 per $100...

Some Columbia County school board members decline new iPads

Columbia County school board members didn't seem too interested in receiving new Apple iPads when given the option Tuesday.Three of the five board members...

Columbia County school board approves resolution against charter school legislation

With a state constitutional amendment on charter schools stalled in the Georgia Legislature, Columbia County school board members on Tuesday approved a resolution recommending its rejection.House Resolution 1162, which would circumvent...

Columbia County school board approves preliminary budget

Columbia County school board on Tuesday put its initial stamp of approval on a balanced budget for next year that draws heavily from reserves and cuts the number...

Columbia County school board cuts positions, adds furlough days to save money

The Columbia County school board added furlough days and cut positions Wednesday to save money.Superintendent Charles Nagle said he is expecting to lose about...

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Columbia County school board raises taxes to fix deficit

The Columbia County school board voted today to raise taxes as the means to help make up a $7.6 million budget deficit.The board voted 4-1, with school...

Columbia County school board approves replacing projectors with interactive whiteboards

The Columbia County school board on Tuesday approved a proposal to start replacing LCD projectors in classrooms with interactive whiteboards.Interactive whiteboards...