As girls grow, their leggings draw attention at school

...Just a few weeks ago, the school's own Web site said leggings were banned, when apparently they were not, school officials now say.Then there was the matter of yoga pants, which are tightlike leggings but flared at the bottom. Did the...

Across Georgia

...up at Therrell High School on Friday with blood on his clothes. A police spokesman said information he provided school officials led officers to the grandmother's home. They found Mary Price, 76, dead from injuries.Police haven't said...

Next-to-last public meeting on school changes sparsely attended

...said Wednesday's meeting was scheduled and organized so the board could address all the school plans in one day. School officials already held evening-time town hall meetings for input at each school before the March 11 vote.The final meeting...

Abduction attempts near Atlanta schools

ATLANTA - Atlanta Public Schools officials are warning parents and students to be on guard after recent...produce radio and television public service announcements." School officials want students to travel in groups and be very alert and aware...

Ga. principal suspended after child sex charge

ATLANTA - School officials say a metro Atlanta elementary school principal has been suspended after he was charged with traveling with intent to have sex...

'Augusta' added to redone Georgia Regents University signs

...Many in the community were outraged in December when new signs appeared without the word Augusta. This came after school officials last summer revealed blueprints showing "Georgia Regents University Augusta" would replace "Augusta State University...

Armstrong wants to drop 'Atlantic' name

...officials thought it needed a geographical identifier.Adding "Atlantic" was a compromise at the time, and current school officials say it actually backfired because it is so often confused with "Atlanta" the Southeast's largest city."When...

Ga. Tech investigates student fire

...Grady Memorial Hospital.The Georgia Institute of Technology declined to release information about the victim. School officials said in a statement they were working with law enforcement to notify his family.

Gun incident brings call to action at Glenn Hills Middle

...facilitator Rhonda Clark will help form a 10-member school council filled with business leaders and community members. School officials will also resurrect the defunct PTA and try to bring more parents on the campus for activities and meetings."Lately...

Bond set in child abuse case

...was granted a $15,000 bond Friday.Dejesus Gardner, 32, faces a charge of cruelty to children after a middle school official called the sheriff's office. The 13-year-old told deputies Gardner had beaten her with a belt.Defense attorney...