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Notable Deaths of 2014

...Columbia County school board during a period of transition in the 1970s and '80s. He was also president of the Georgia School Boards Association.ED HURTAPRIL 6Hurt always described himself humbly as just another bluegrass musician, when in truth many...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-12-31/notable-deaths-2014
Richmond County Board of Education named board of distinction

The Richmond County Board of Education was named a Board of Distinction by the Georgia School Boards Association Dec. 5, joining other boards that "showcase the best practices in school governance and leadership."In order to be recognized...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-12-11/richmond-county-board-edu
Superintendent candidates face off in debate

...On most questions, the candidates generally agreed.Woods is a career educator from rural Irwin County, and Wilson is a former Decatur school board chairwoman who served a term as president of the Georgia School Boards Association.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-08-19/superintendent-candidates-face-deba
Richmond County school board members differ on Georgia gun law

...kids. I prefer having trained security guards."Justin Pauly, the director of communications for the Georgia School Boards Association, said many school districts have reached out to his organization for guidance on the law, but he was not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-05-03/richmond-county-school-bo
Douglas Luke, former Columbia County school board member, dies

...leadership was not limited to our local board, but was statewide because of his active participation with the Georgia School Boards Association," Thornhill said.The funeral for Luke, 88, who represented the Evans area in the 1970s and 1980s...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-03-14/douglas-luke-former-colum
Early voting in July 22 runoff starts Monday in Augusta

...did not vote May 20 have their choice of either in the runoff.On the Democratic runoff ballot, former Georgia School Boards Association chairwoman Valarie Wilson faces Alisha Thomas Morgan in the runoff for the Democratic nomination for state...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-06-25/early-voting-j
Elect school superintendents, Georgia lawmakers say

...to the public is a bad thing at all. Everybody would want that," said Justin Pauly, spokesman for the Georgia School Boards Association. "We're just worried about unintended consequences."He worries that elected superintendents will focus...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-11-18/elect-school-superintend
Charter allows school district to avoid changing election dates

...such an old charter, giving them the authority to keep their races in November, according to Angela Palm, Georgia School Boards Association director of policy and legislative services. Out of 180 districts, 104 are nonpartisan and were faced with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2013-12-14/charter-allows-school-dis
Ga. lawmaker: Campus carry provision to be dropped

...person have stopped some of them from losing their lives? Yep."Angela Palm, director of policy with the Georgia School Boards Association, said the group did not oppose the effort when it came up during last year's legislative session."As...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-23/ga-lawmaker-campus-carry-prov
School groups meeting with candidates

...seminars across the state for political candidates.The Georgia Partnership for Excellence in Education and the Georgia School Boards Association offer the half-day sessions and lunch for free. They were in Macon and Savannah last week. Next they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2012-06-18/school-groups-meeting-can