Across Georgia

...answers herself.Flanagan said she faced pressure to show student improvement under benchmarks set in the No Child Left Behind Act.Flanagan was sentenced to five years of probation, a $6,000 fine and 200 hours of community service.

Westminster senior wins Best and Brightest award

...It's always a joy for us to be invited to take part in this process. I really love hearing about the activities and community service our students are involved in," said Andrew Hendrix, University of South Carolina Aiken admissions director...

Cavaliers wrap up series with Bulls in six games

...Bulls center Joakim Noah won the J. Walter Kennedy Award, given annually to an NBA player, coach or trainer for community service.The two-time All-Star was selected by the Pro Basketball Writers Association for his work with youth. His...

3 Atlanta teachers get lighter sentences

...also fined and sentenced to community service. Previously, each was sentenced...also must perform 2,000 hours community service - unchanged from the original...Most sentences also include community service and a fine.

Judge cuts sentences for 3 in Atlanta cheating scandal

...000 fine. They also must perform 2,000 hours of community service, which is unchanged from the original sentence...served on probation. Most sentences also include community service and a fine.Fulton County District Attorney Paul...

2015 Summer Camps Guide: DAY CAMPS

...Marshall Summer Leadership Academy, ages 13-15, community service projects, team building, crafts, sports; $75 members...Steiner Summer Leadership Academy, ages 13-15, community service projects, team building, crafts, sports; $75...

Escapee caught at Macon nightclub

...Williams faces an escape charge. Authorities say the 20-year-old claimed to be sick on March 20 while he was doing community service at Lake Tobesofkee. While on a work truck headed back to the jail, authorities say he acted as if he was getting...

Animal Rescue owner cited, stripped of license

...immediately. Associate Magistrate Judge Grady Blanchard also fined Leahey $7,000 and sentenced her to 1,400 hours of community service and five years probation. She also must remove all animals from her Evans property within seven days.Leahey is...

Woman pleads to stealing from employer

...Superior Court Judge Sheryl B. Jolly sentenced Reeves to 10 years on probation, a $1,000 fine and 30 days of community service under the First Offender Act. Reeves had already paid full restitution.Reeves' attorney Danny Durham said the...

10 ex-educators sentenced in Atlanta schools cheating case; 9 get jail time; 2 accept deals

...Despite their lawyers' pleas for probation and community service, the remaining eight received harsher sentences...20-year sentence on probation, 2,000 hours of community service and a $25,000 fine.During sentencing, Baxter...