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Former Burke County Teacher of Year charged with sexual involvement with student

...County High School was accused Wednesday of inappropriate relations with a student. It is the second arrest of a Burke County teacher this month.Burke County sheriff's Sgt. Dedric Smith said information was obtained after last week's arrest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-05-14/former-burke-county-te
Richmond County teacher resigns after reportedly admitting neglect over bullying allegations

...balance, there are challenges that must come."Mayo's resignation marks the third time in the past month a Richmond County teacher has been in the news on suspicion of misconduct.Last week, Vernell Morgan, who teaches at Glenn Hills High School...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-03-27/richmond-county-teacher-r
Richmond County teacher arrested in Athens

A Richmond County teacher was arrested Friday during a school field trip in Athens.Vernell Morgan, who teaches at Glenn Hills High School, was charged...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-03-23/richmond-county-teache
Rants & Raves

...employee for stomach bypass surgery. Looking forward to you solving all this, Mr. Williams. RANT FOR THE Richmond County teacher who complained about not getting any days off. You guys get all the time off in the world. I'M 87 YEARS OLD and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-23/rants-raves
Across South Carolina

...wasn't home at the time.Teacher accused of sex with 3 studentsMONCKS CORNER, S.C. - A 29-year-old Berkeley County teacher is accused of having sex with three students.Ellen Lindsay Niemiec, of Summerville, was charged Thursday with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-05-09/across-south-carolina
Richmond County teacher honored

...Thursday night. Melinda Starnes, a third-grade teacher at T. Harry Garrett Elementary School, was named Richmond County Teacher of the Year at a banquet at Radisson Riverfront Hotel Augusta. Standing with a silver crown and a wand in her hand...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/20/met_245209.shtml
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Five finalists for Richmond County Teacher of the Year selected

...five candidates for 2014 Richmond County Teacher of the Year cross the spectrum...matter which person is selected as county teacher of the year. You're all winners...announce the five candidates for county teacher of the year and talk about what...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2013-08-30/five-finalists-richmond-c
SC teacher faces student sex charges

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. - A Berkeley County teacher has been accused of having sex with three students.Twenty-nine-year-old Ellen Lindsay Niemiec of Summerville was charged...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-09/sc-teacher-faces-student-sex
Richmond County school teacher arrested Friday on drug related charges

A Richmond County teacher was arrested Friday on drug related charges.Chris Gordon, a teacher at Glenn Hills High School, was charged with misdemeanor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-03-28/richmond-county-school
Ga. teachers protest benefits change

...The changes took effect Jan. 1, the day Cherokee County Teacher Nate Cline and his wife formed a Facebook group called...never had to pay deductibles before the Jan. 1.Cobb County teacher Kimberly Snider said her monthly prenatal doctor visits...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-02-19/ga-teachers-protest-bene