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Richmond County school board to finalize 2016 budget

...budget also calls for 1 percent raises for all employees, along with $1 million earmarked for added support for school administrators and counselors.Other highlights include funding for school technology upgrades and hiring 20 teachers for predicted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-06-07/richmond-county-school-bo
Long hair isn't culture clash today like in 1960s

...began sporting a style that would have gotten them kicked out of an Augusta high school just a few years before.School administrators seemed to refocus their concerns to nose rings and politically incorrect T-shirts, and five decades later the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-30/long-hair-isnt-culture-clash-
Richmond County Board of Education approves 2016 budget

...budget also calls for 1 percent raises for all employees, along with $1 million earmarked for added support for school administrators and counselors.Other highlights include funding for school technology upgrades and hiring 20 teachers for predicted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-06-09/richmond-county-board-edu
Rants & Raves

...the school administration. An example would be how bullying in schools is treated. The most common approach by school administrators, "Let's stick our head in the sand, maybe it will go away." Or, better yet, "Perhaps we should allow...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-29/rants-raves
Augusta real estate firms seeing more agent interest

...Estate, which offers an 11-week salesperson pre-license course, attendance has rebounded this year, said school administrator Beth Browder.Before 2008, classes would have 30 to 35 participants, but that dropped to about 15 people in subsequent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-05-22/augusta-rea
Thomson High security up

...cooperation with the McDuffie County school public safety, launched an immediate investigation.Strong says the school administrators and school resource officers questioned witnesses and the suspected student. The unloaded gun was confiscated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-08/thomson-high-security
School board OKs budget, Pringle's employee reorganization

...unanimously Tuesday to approve a far-reaching reorganization of school employees, which includes moving several school administrators to new positions in the district.Superintendent Angela Pringle said the reorganization, a critical part of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-05-19/school-board-oks-budget-p
Longtime school administrator retiring

Richmond County Assis­tant Superintendent for Ele­men­tary Education Cheryl Jones is retiring June 1 after more than three decades as a local teacher and administrator.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-05-18/longtime-school-administr
Richmond County school employees could see raises, no furlough days

...budget also calls for 1 percent raises for all employees, along with $1 million earmarked for added support for school administrators and counselors.The budget also provides for technology upgrades, hiring 20 more teachers for predicted population...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2015-05-12/richmond-county-school-employee
Gun found at Thomson High

...the McDuffie County Schools Department of Public Safety, launched an immediate investigation. Strong says the school administrators and school resource officers questioned witnesses and the alleged student. The unloaded gun was confiscated and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-07/gun-found-thomson-high