Richmond County school safety officers begin annual training

...a little more time to dedicate to an individual student," he said. "Sometimes they might not want to go the guidance counselor or they may not want to go to the principal. In many occasions, I find myself to be the confidant of many students...

Family traces father's emotional journey on, after D-Day

...died on March 7, 1969, when I was a sophomore in college and my sisters were still at home. Our mother was a guidance counselor at our high school.None of us had a clue what Daddy really did in the war, beyond the fact he had earned two...

Ashley Genie Johannsen - John Brendan Fisher

...Georgia Regents University with a Master in Education. Ashley is currently employed by Greenbrier High School as a Guidance Counselor. The groom is the son of Dr. and Mrs. John Fremont Fisher of Augusta, Ga. He is the grandson of Ms. Alice...

Fox Creek graduates stand tall together

...a ceremony at Aiken Technical College, 83 seniors graduated Thursday evening."What a great group," senior guidance counselor Diane Smiley said. "The theme for this class was 'unforgettable,' and I believe that's the perfect way to...

Challenge more with AP

...obviously encourages students to reach high as opposed to taking the easy way out.For 30 years, I was a high-school guidance counselor at a public, college-prep high school in New Jersey. Most of our AP teachers were positive and encouraging with...

John Hammond

...earned three degrees in education and counseling. He was an educator for fifty-three years, serving as teacher, guidance counselor, and principal in the public schools of McDuffie County, and as Headmaster of Briarwood Academy. An advocate...

Best & Brightest: Joshua Cooper, Aquinas High School

...success. He pushes himself intellectually and constantly strives to improve upon his previous accomplishments ... What sets Josh apart, however, is his willingness to share his talents with others." ? Tara Garrison, Aquinas guidance counselor

Best & Brightest: Katrina Petersen, Academy of Richmond County

...strives to improve the world around her through her actions and service. She has the desire, the ability and the internal motivation to achieve all her life goals." ? Mrs. Peggy L. Grant, guidance counselor, Academy Richmond County

North Augusta Elementary School unveils 'Buddy Bench'

Jalen Blow, art teacher Karen Thompson, guidance counselor Jean Taylor and Kavon Barnes helped make a "Buddy Bench" for children who need a friend at recess.

Best & Brightest winner: Eniolufe J. Asebiomo, Westside High School

...of time. I am extremely confident that Eni will represent the mission of any accolade, program and college with distinction. He is a well-rounded person with an unlimited and bright future." ? Regina Thompson, senior guidance counselor