Faith Calendar

...former Mayor Deke Copenhaver, county commissioners, Sheriff Richard Roundtree, Fire Chief Chris James, Richmond County Superintendent of Schools Dr. Angela Pringle, City Administrator Ms. Janice Jackson and Solicitor General Kelly McIntyre, freeABILENE...

Martinez Elementary School pupil evaluated for possible tuberculosis exposure

...school officials to isolate the fourth-grader and send him home until he could be further evaluated, Columbia County Superintendent Sandra Carraway said Friday.She said she did not know whether the pupil was showing symptoms, but the school...

Angela Pringle takes oath, becomes Richmond County superintendent

Angela Pringle officially became the Richmond County Superintendent of Schools on Thursday, reciting the oath of...SundayThe Augusta Chronicle talks to new Richmond County superintendent Angela Pringle about her goals for the school...

Poor federal implementation spoiled sound Common Core initiative

...education, in the specifications that states were required to submit to win much-needed funds to support reform efforts and the day-to-day operation of schools. (The writer is a former Richmond County superintendent of schools.)

Augusta Mayor-elect Hardie Davis says he plans to 'raise the bar' for government

...in our city if there are problems with our K-12 public education system.Q: You'll work with new Richmond County Superintendent of Schools Angela Pringle?A: We have a unique time in history. I believe that Dr. Pringle is the first female...

Richmond County Superintendent Angela Pringle discusses system's challenges

New Richmond County Superintendent Angela Pringle answers questions about the challenges faced by Richmond County schools.

Superintendent finalist comes from troubled system

Angela Pringle, the finalist for Richmond County superintendent, says her experience will transfer well to Au gusta's schools but won't say how or what skills she has that will change the...

Richmond, Columbia County schools show improvements, still struggle with math

...Columbia County, almost 99 percent of students at Stallings Island Middle School passed algebra this year.Richmond County Superintendent Frank Roberson said constantly changing state mathematics standards, which left little time for teachers to adapt...

Augusta area schools improve in language arts, but struggle in math and science

...in Columbia County. The state average passing rate was 75 percent.Neither Richmond County Superintendent Frank Roberson nor Columbia County Superintendent Sandra Carraway returned calls for comment.This will be the last year Georgia students...

Roberson 'thankful' for time on the Richmond County Board of Education

...in Edgefield and Marlboro counties, Rob erson accepted a three-year $170,000 contract to become Richmond County superintendent and be back close "to his roots." But six months into his tenure, he was debilitated from complications from...