School custodians don't like cleaning gummed-up desks

It's a riddle Aiken County school custodians don't find amusing. "What's sticky, colorful and hides under a desk?" Gum. Mildred Cullum, a custodian at South Aiken High School, said cleaning gum from the bottom of desks isn't the...

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Raise custodians' pay

...Roundtree and seek a pay increase for their school custodians.The importance of custodians to the success of the education system cannot...and perform other ancillary duties.Without custodians, schools would degenerate into filth and squalor...

Proposed Richmond County school budget calls for cutting 135 jobs

...County school system could resort to eliminating teachers, custodians and other employees to help make up a $23 million shortfall...calls for cutting 75 teachers, 22 paraprofessionals, 30 custodians, an assistant principal, two guidance counselors and four...

Schools get bonuses from state

Teachers, custodians and even lunchroom personnel at some schools are getting bonuses in...teachers will receive $1,300 each, but even paraprofessionals, custodians and lunchroom workers will get a slice of the pie. "It is pay for...

Custodian roster falls despite adding school

There are fewer custodians cleaning Richmond County schools these...this school year without needing new custodians.The department has a custodial staff...employees and is working to have one custodian per 20,000 square feet of school...

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Richmond County school system brings back many workers laid off this year

...and less to do.In the months since 56 paraprofessionals, custodians and secretaries received pink slips, however, more than...who returned to work during the past few months, 12 were custodians and 20 were a combination of paraprofessionals and clerical...

Savannah schools may privatize some services

...exploring the idea of privatizing services from nurses to custodians in an effort to cut costs.The Savannah Morning News reports...handle the services of school cafeteria staff, school nurses, custodians, campus police, advertising and payroll.McClain said that...

Teacher gives life lessons

Custodians at McBean Elementary School usually have to kick Judith Duke out of the school at night. They need to lock the building, and...

Services face cuts in budget

Money for continuing education, custodians and grounds maintenance at Fort Gordon could be the first to go as Army officials brace for cutbacks to basic services at bases...

Unknown substance closes post office

A portion of the downtown Augusta post office was temporarily closed this morning after custodians found an unknown substance in the lobby area. By afternoon, it was business as usual, officials said. Spokeswoman Carol Klein...