Local nutrition managers take first in contest

...Curry and won first place in the district in the Low Sodium Recipe category. The lunchroom manager at A. Dorothy Hains Elementary School said she loves to cook. She also caters on the side."That's all I do is cook," she said.Though she's...

Pellet guns found at 2 Augusta schools this week

...schools this week, officials said Friday.About 10 a.m. Thursday, teachers and administrators at A. Dorothy Hains Elementary School were informed that a fifth-grader had been found with a pellet gun in his bookbag, School Safety and Security...

School board candidate says he will enact changes if elected

...not get off the bus, which is shown on surveillance footage. He was disciplined again in 2012 after three Dorothy Hains Elementary School staff members observed Swanagan telling students on his bus to "shut the hell up."Swanagan denied both...

Emily Suzanne Painter - Christopher James Driggers

...been employed by the Richmond County Board of Education for 23 years and is currently the Principal at A. Dorothy Hains Elementary School. The groom-elect is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Tatum of Aiken, SC and the late James W. Driggers...

New construction projects get school board's OK

...building projects.Still incomplete from phase III are the new Richmond County Career Technical Magnet and A. Dorothy Hains Elementary schools, scheduled to open in October and November, respectively.Board member Marion Barnessaid the new Lamar-Milledge...

New legacy for new Hains Elementary

...today is a world away from what was first built in 1961, however.A year and a half after the aging A. Dorothy Hains Elementary School was demolished, the new building constructed on the same site opened Friday for students and staffers. The...

Former pupils take final tour of Hains Elementary

When Carol Flanders Fronek stands there now, the hallways at A. Dorothy Hains Elementary School don't seem nearly as intimidating as they did 40 years ago."I can remember walking around the corner and seeing the principal...

Education | Metro
Project bid wasn't OK'd by Richmond County school board

The company hired to demolish and remove asbestos from A. Dorothy Hains Elementary School was never approved by the Richmond County Board of Education before it began work in May, district officials said Tuesday.The...

School bells will be ringing

...other first-year principals are Jamie T. McCord at Jamestown Elementary School, J. Gordon Holley at A. Dorothy Hains Elementary School, Larina Thomas at Hephzibah Middle School and Valerie McGahee at Wheeless Road Elementary School.All five...

Rants and Raves

...current mess that the country is in! RAVE TO ALL THE wonderful, hard-working paraprofessionals at A. Dorothy Hains Elementary School. They are great with the children and play a big part of the school system. They are not paid nearly what...

Metro | Rants and raves