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Columbia County Board of Education | The Augusta Chronicle

...information, visit the Board of Education's Web site, www.ccboe.net The Georgia Department of Public Health informed school officials to isolate the fourth-grader and send him home until he could be further evaluated, said Columbia County Superintendent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/education/columbia-county-board-education
Shortchanging schools?

...that tax hike have been less severe if the schools were getting a fair shake from the county? Absolutely.Could school officials find something meaningful to do with a few hundred thousand extra dollars a year? Absolutely.Taxpayers, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-28/shortchanging-schools
Corporal punishment: How far is too far?

...prohibiting the act.Augusta Christian Schools eliminated corporal punishment in the early 1990s, according to school officials, and no Richmond County private school uses paddling."Most schools eliminated corporal punishment because of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-27/corporal-punishment-how-far-
Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal taps unlikely partner: rapper Ludacris

...and Ludacris sat side by side on a stage in the cafeteria, occasionally leaning over to talk with each other or school officials. Deal introduced Ludacris as students cheered.Instead of talking politics, the rapper focused on the wide-eyed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-26/georgia-gov-nathan-deal-
Richmond County school, safety officials investigating fight at Josey

...Williams stated no injuries occurred in the incident.This morning a video of the incident was forwarded to school officials after it surfaced on YouTube. Williams said the video has been added to the investigation.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-26/richmond-county-school
Martinez Elementary School pupil evaluated for possible tuberculosis exposure

...after it was discovered he was possibly exposed to tuberculosis.The Georgia Department of Public Health informed school officials to isolate the fourth-grader and send him home until he could be further evaluated, Columbia County Superintendent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-19/martinez-elementary-schoo
Richmond County Board of Education to outsource printing of customized math textbooks

...once, so one timeline had to be changed."The print shop said the textbooks will be printed in two weeks, but school officials said they were working to get the books by Monday.Board members supported outsourcing the printing, but one was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-16/richmond-county-board-edu
Students rally for Christian teacher

...terminated, and staged the protest, Cherokee County Schools officials said in a statement. They say he remains employed. "This is not an issue of freedom of speech," school officials said in the statement. Osborne told CBS 46 that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-10/students-rally-christian-tea
TB case reported at Martinez Elementary

...after it was discovered he was possibly exposed to tuberculosis.The Georgia Department of Public Health informed school officials to isolate the fourth-grader and send him home until he could be further evaluated, said Superintendent Dr. Sandra...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-19/tb-case-reported-martinez
Columbia County school officials appoint Evans High and Evans Middle principals to new positions

Columbia County school officials made two administrative appointments this week, resulting in changes in leadership at two schools.Don Brigdon, who had served...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-09-15/columbia-county-school-of