Columbia County school board votes down petition to start up proposed Columbia County School for the Arts

Columbia County school board members voted unanimously Tuesday to deny a charter school petition to the group behind the proposed Columbia County School for...

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

The Columbia County school board unanimously approved a $199.8 million budget for the 2015-16 school year on Tuesday. It includes raises for all school employees...

Columbia County board OKs hiring

Columbia County school board members voted Tuesday to hire assistant principals for two county elementary schools. Sarah Roxanne Hyer, 2014-15 Teacher of...

Kramer selected as new head coach for Greenbrier High School

Columbia County school board members voted unanimously Tuesday night to hire Tony Kramer, a longtime coach and teacher with 19 years experience, to take the...

Columbia County school board cuts tax rate

As expected, Columbia County school board members voted Tuesday to roll back the school millage rate, which will reduce fall tax bills for county property owners.Trustees...

Columbia County School Board trustees approve massive rezoning plan, grant waivers

Columbia County School Board trustees approved a massive school rezoning plan Tuesday that has faced vocal opposition, but also offered compromise in the form...

Notable Deaths of 2014

...882) and three-point field goal percentage.DOUGLAS LUKEMARCH 11Luke was a respected member of the Columbia County school board during a period of transition in the 1970s and '80s. He was also president of the Georgia School Boards Association...

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 rejects fine arts charter school

Organizers behind a proposed fine arts charter school in Columbia County said they are optimistic state officials will approve their plan to open a school in 2015 - a plan that was unanimously rejected by the Board of Education this week.

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...