Richmond County school board looks at job programs

Richmond County Board of Education members and school officials want to re-evaluate the school system's technical and career education programs in the face of shortages in the Georgia jobs market.

Richmond County School Board, Augusta Regional Airport discuss partnership

The Richmond County Board of Education and Augusta Regional Airport are looking at ways to attract high school students to aviation-related careers.

Notable Deaths of 2014

...to state office when she won a seat in the Georgia Legislature in 1974. She also served eight years on the Richmond County school board and held a variety of state and national Republican Party offices.MEREDITH LEGG STAPLETONFEB. 24During her...

Echols announces exit from District 7 special election

Kenny Echols, a retired health care administrator and former Richmond County school board member, said he's out of the running to complete resigned District 7 commissioner Donnie Smith's term.Echols, who lost the...

Richmond County school board elects new leadership

Helen Minchew and Marion Barnes were elected president and vice president of the Richmond County Board of Education on Saturday.

Harrell Tiller

...Club. He was a former Chairman of the Richmond Commission, President of Harrell S. Tiller Realty, a former Richmond County School Board member, and served in the Merchant Marines during World War II. Family members include his longtime friend...

Richmond County Board of Education, Georgia politicians discuss education during breakfast

Richmond County school board members voiced concerns about budget cuts and charter school changes to state legislators Thursday, hoping the one-on-one...

Charlie Hannah wins Richmond County school board seat in landslide

Richmond County School Board candidate Charlie Hannah handily defeated rival Franklyn Beckles for the District 2 seat Tuesday night, winning the election by...

Deer Chase teacher named Richmond County's best

...all provide that energy. All the teachers here are the best and brightest we have in this system."Several Richmond County school board members attended the banquet, offering their congratulations.Board President Venus Cain said teachers should...

Richmond County school board discusses health screenings for student athletes

During the Board of Education's committee meeting on Tuesday, representatives from University Hospital discussed establishing a program to offer free health screenings to Richmond County student athletes, arguing that establishing the program could save lives.