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Best & Brightest: Kitty Shepherd, Homeschool

...Oklahoma!COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES: Church violinist, assistant Sunday school teacher, Good News Club at Waynesboro Primary School, music campCOLLEGE/CAREER: Attend Georgia Tech to double major in math and biochemistry to pursue a career in geneticsOF...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-22/best-brightest-kitty-shepherd
Laurens County closes all schools over illnesses

...to put our kids in the best environment for them to learn."Most of the illnesses were reported at East Laurens Primary School, Johnson said, but other schools also reported sporadic cases of similar illnesses. The decision was made to close...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-24/laurens-county-closes-all-sch
Richmond Academy blanks Augusta Prep at Blanchard Woods Park

...he said. "We've never been able to play against the public schools, and these guys went to middle school and primary school with some of these guys from Richmond. So they've been wanting to play each other forever."The event features...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-03-05/richmond-academy-blan
Across the region

...playground Monday.Houston County schools spokeswoman Beth McLaughlin said the body was discovered as children at Lake Joy Primary School were being led to recess. She told the Macon Telegraph it's unclear how many students saw the body, and district...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-04/across-region
Body found on Ga. school playground

...playground. Houston County schools spokeswoman Beth McLaughlin says the body was discovered as children at Lake Joy Primary School were being led to recess on Monday. McLaughlin tells the Macon Telegraph it's unclear how many students saw the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-04/body-found-ga-school-playgro
DHEC staffers fired over tuberculosis cases

...pleton said some staffers will face disciplinary action.Department officials met Wednesday with parents at Ninety Six Primary School who voiced concern about not being notified sooner and why not all students were offered a chance to be tested.School...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-30/dhec-staffers-fired-over-tube
Infectious TB patient ordered into lockdown

...identified, but Templeton has said dozens of positive tuberculosis tests can be traced to an employee at Ninety Six Primary School in Greenwood County.So far, DHEC says 63 employees and students have had positive skin tests for tuberculosis exposure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-06-06/infectious-tb-patient-ordere
S.C. legislators consider requiring more TB testing of school employees

...outbreak that began with a janitor at Ninety-Six Primary School, who's worked full-time in the district since...reimburse the agency $1,800 for the testing of the primary school's faculty and 4-year-old students.Even after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-08-09/sc-legislators-consider-requi
Dozens infected with TB after outbreak at Greenwood school

...Greenwood, Department of Health and Environmental Control director Catherine Templeton said that 58 people at Ninety Six Primary School had a positive skin test for exposure to tuberculosis. That means they are carrying the bacteria but aren't sickened...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-06-04/dozens-infected-tb-after-outb
2 more nurses sue for wrongful firing after TB outbreak

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - Two more nurses fired after a tuberculosis outbreak at Ninety Six Primary School have sued the Department of Health and Environmental Control, claiming they were improperly fired.Spartanburg attorney John...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-06-29/2-more-nurses-sue-wrongful-fi