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Richmond County alternative school to launch mentoring program

...Richmond County at scattered times throughout the year. Former Principal Wayne Fra zier unsuccessfully petitioned the school board several times during his 2012-14 tenure, saying hundreds of students were unable to find a way to get to the school...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-07-31/richmond-county-alternati
Rants & Raves

...murdering? THE SOUTH was not dedicated to slavery, but to state's rights. HOW IN THE WORLD could the Richmond County school board approve going on a convention for $13,858? Whoever did ought to be fired or counseled. That's terrible. I SINCERELY...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-31/rants-raves
Rants & Raves

...his name on them. When he is found guilty, he needs to be hung that day! HOW IN THE WORLD could the Richmond County school board approve going on a convention for $13,858? Whoever did ought to be fired or counseled. That's terrible. LIBERALS...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-26/rants-raves
Butler High School shows off renovations

...make the school accessible to the disabled. No words can explain how different this place is now."Members of the school board's building committee voted unanimously to give their approval to the project, which they will discuss further at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/back-school/2015-07-23/butler-high-s
Richmond County school board questions stormwater fee, takes stance district is exempt

...to raise $14 million yearly to pay for maintenance on Augusta's rapidly aging storm water drainage systems.The school board would have to pay the fee for each of its nearly 60 schools and assorted properties. The current proposal allows the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-07-21/richmond-county-school-bo
School officials excited by Fort Gordon's growth

...growth will have on our schools and our community." Roxanne Whitaker, the vice chairwoman of the Co lumbia County school board, also thought the growth presented an opportunity to be embraced. "Whenever you bring in more students, it brings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/back-school/2015-07-20/school-offici
RCBOE considers adjust pay, hours of substitute teachers as budgetary control measure

...Angela Pringle said the pre-emptive move was "overreaching" by the department, which made the decision without school board approval and before she was hired last year.Pringle said her staff was working to make sure "everyone is informed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-07-15/rcboe-considers-adjust-pa
Augusta commissioners all talk this week on rain tax

...MORE FOOLISHNESS: Fire trucks aren't the only red things folks are talking about in Augusta. The Rich mond County school board is red-faced over the failure of federal money to improve the school system.Fifteen county schools are among the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2015-07-11/augusta-commiss
Columbia County school board cuts tax rate

As expected, Columbia County school board members voted Tuesday to roll back the school millage...on a house valued at $100,000.Last month, the school board unanimously approved a $199.8 million budget for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-07-14/columbia-county-school-bo
Columbia County school officials plan rollback of property taxes

...Superintendent Sandra Carraway said school board members agreed last week while...house valued at $100,000. The school board will officially set the mill rate...were able to do it this year," school board Vice-Chairwoman Roxanne Whitaker...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-06-18/columbia-county-school-of