Volunteers read to Wilkinson Gardens pupils through Power Lunch initiative

...defenders to retired teachers.Richmond County School Superintendent Angela Pringle selected Wilkinson Gardens and Copeland Elementary School to pilot the program. At Wilkinson Gardens, teachers selected 25 students to participate in the Power Lunch...

Virginia Long

...children at Chaffee, May, and Central parks. She spent most of her life as an educator teaching at Bayvale & Copeland elementary schools and the last 15 years of her career working with her daughter, Ginger Goodwin, at St. Mary on the Hill Catholic...

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...

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...

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...

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.

The Week in Review

...break found crews busy repairing windows at Copeland Elementary School, where vandals smashed 158 windows Christmas...two youths accused of smashing 158 windows at Copeland Elementary School on Christmas Eve. The 13-year-old girl...

2 children charged in breaking school windows

Richmond County sheriff's investigators have arrested two youths accused of smashing 158 windows at Copeland Elementary School on Christmas Eve. Property Crimes Investigator Shawn Newsome said a 13-year-old girl and 9-year-old...