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Longtime educator Carol Rountree retires

...potential was powerful. She tossed her plans to become a lawyer and made a commitment to education.She taught at East Augusta Middle School in 1978 before moving to south Georgia with her husband and children. She later returned to Richmond County with...
After breaking down gender barriers in school system, Warr calls it quits

...Lynn Warr received an e-mail that left her in tears.It was from a woman who was a student of Warr's at East Augusta Middle School 30 years before. Back then, the writer was a 14-year-old eighth grader who couldn't read and was losing...
Does middle school hurt students?

A recently released Harvard University study that tracked Florida students from the middle grades through 10th grade showed that students who went to a traditional middle school, with the sixth-through-eighth-grade configuration, fared academically worse than their peers who attended schools that are kindergarten through eighth grade.
Across the area

...a substitute teacher. The altercation between a pupil and a substitute teacher occurred Tuesday afternoon at East Augusta Middle School, said Richmond County School Superintendent Charles Larke. At Tuesday's board meeting, Mr. Larke said no...
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Across the area

...cleared. 2 arrested in armed robbery of student Two teenagers have been arrested in the armed robbery of an East Augusta Middle School student Monday. According to a Richmond County sheriff's report and jail records, Demontrez Quashon Faulks...
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Repairs delay hot lunches at Hornsby K-8

...extended period," Mr. Bradenburg said. For most of the summer, the second building of Hornsby, which was East Augusta Middle School until this year, was under renovation, Mr. Bradenburg said. Crews were removing asbestos, painting and repairing...
Coping with cuts

...students this year after just 312 last year. The school now serves students in grades 6-8 after the closing of East Augusta Middle School. Mrs. Stewart said she does not expect the population change to affect her students. She does, however...
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Across the area

...being reappointed for one year after the bill became effective. Mr. Harris, an Army vet and food manager at East Augusta Middle School, later became one of the three appointments by the five commissioners whose districts fall within super District...
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Construction corner

...Supercenter; 1201 Knox Ave.; interior renovations; $1,100,000 - Stewart Corbitt General Construction; East Augusta Middle School; 320 Kentucky Ave.; addition/renovations; value unavailable - J.J Ford Co.; Aldersgate United Methodist...
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Making the trek to Washington

...C., for Tuesday's inauguration. ON THE BUS NAME: Lynwood Holmes AGE: 38 OCCUPATION: Choir director at East Augusta Middle School; graduate student at Augusta State University RESIDENCE: Augusta ACCOMPANIED BY: 152 people from Georgia...
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