School official criticizes audit

...Richmond County school system contained bad grammar, bad math and bad information, according to a report released by a school official Thursday. The MGT of America audit, which was completed in March, criticized the school system's transportation...

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...

SC pastor accused of teen abuse

...she was abused between August 2012 and January. She said she was 16 when the abuse started. Lt. Kevin Bobo said a school official in Woodruff reported that the girl said she had been touched and kissed inappropriately.

New scholarship in honor of school official

A student will receive a scholarship in honor of a Richmond County school official, the Southeastern Association of School Business Officials recently announced.Gene Spires, the district's senior director...

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School official's firings let husband get workATLANTA - DeKalb County school official Pat Pope dismissed two architecture firms working on separate multimillion-dollar construction projects and altered the projects in a way that allowed her...

Across the region

School officials fired in dispute over booksATLANTA --- DeKalb County's top school official is firing two principals and demoting two other officials after an internal investigation found school funds were used to purchase...

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3 Aiken schools fail standards

...that are better-performing, a school official said Friday. North Aiken Elementary...preliminary testing data, a school official said. Pupils at the schools...list from another Aiken County school official who revealed the schools on the...

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State officials name man to Allendale post

ALLENDALE, S.C. -- A black school official from Orangeburg has been tapped to lead Allendale County's beleagured school system for at least a year. State Superintendent...

Will misuse go unpunished?

Richmond County School Superintendent Charles Larke says it was improper for a school official to use a district computer to send more than 100 emails to fellow school system employees to support a political rally on the beleaguered...

Across the area

...High School substitute teacher was removed from the classroom Monday and is under investigation, a Richmond County school official confirmed Tuesday. Superintendent Dana Bedden said through his secretary that the substitute teacher is alleged to...

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