Adults charged after child wanders

...to wander to an elementary school to play with children.A Richmond County sheriff's deputy was called to Copeland Elementary School, 1440 Jackson Road, after the child, who is not a pupil, was seen playing on the playground with others...

Augusta-area residents remember JFK assassination

...Francisco III is in the military, but at home visiting and we were out (earlier this month) and I drove by Copeland Elementary School on Jackson Road and said, "I was in my English class in the seventh grade when the announcement came over...

Discipline vs. abuse

...throwing basketballs at them with great force.Nor does abuse have to be physical.In Augusta, a longtime Copeland Elementary School pre-kindergarten teacher was removed from the classroom last month, and is being allowed to retire in May...

Allegations say pre-K teacher locked kids in closet or bathroom

A Copeland Elementary School pre-kindergarten teacher was assigned to a temporary position in the Transportation Department last month after allegations that...

Protesters call for Copeland Elementary principal's dismissal

A Copeland Elementary School parent led a protest on the eighth block of Broad Street on Wednesday into the Richmond County Board of Education offices, where...

Superintendent is superb

...Franklin Victor Beckles, that he had no evidence that verifies any of his claims and no reasons to discipline Copeland Elementary School Principal Kimberly Davis. Roberson also told Beckles that he would not tolerate anyone slandering his employees...

Doris Gardner

...born in Augusta, GA and raised in North Augusta, SC by the late Willie Lee and Bessie Horne. Retired from Copeland Elementary School as a Paraprofessional, she was an active member of Hill Baptist Church being a devoted choir and Sunday school...

Rants & Raves

...I THINK A POLICE substation would be a good idea for protection for downtown. One close to Broad Street.COPELAND ELEMENTARY SCHOOL is much need of repairs with tax dollars. Also, parents and teachers need to donate pots of flowers to put...

Local officials offer praise, skepticism to Obama jobs speech

...proposal to provide funding for renovating schools nationwide. Replacing Laney and Butler high schools and Copeland Elementary School with new buildings is on a preliminary list of Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax-funded projects, should...

Mayor joins Rockin Readers

Mayor Deke Copenhaver read to Copeland Elementary School kindergarten students on Friday as part of the school's Rockin' Reader program.