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Sego Middle School celebrates 50th anniversary

...administrators said it has inspired teachers, educated the children of local political figures, and started the careers of several school board members and education officials.And as its closing looms, the community that trusted in Sego for decades wants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-28/sego-middle-school-celebr
The real scandal

...basketball team showed up with lettering on the backs of their shorts this past week, it sure got attention. Several school board members thought it was a scandal. We don't. Certainly, we think it's an unfortunate style statement. But...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/14/edi_391383.shtml
Editorials | Academy of Richmond County | Butler High School
Larke denies improper loans

...600,000 in taxpayer money by giving loans to employees. On Wednesday, The Augusta Chronicle reported that several school board members were stunned to learn of the longtime arrangement. However, Dr. Larke said Thursday the money was given...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/09/01/met_94925.shtml
Metro
Overdue lunch bill now sticky situation

...punished by getting only a peanut butter and jelly sandwich for breakfast.That revelation didn't sit well with several school board members, particularly because the school system offers breakfast free to all students."Maybe I'm wrong...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2010-09-15/overdue-lunch-bill-now-st
Education | Metro | Richmond County Board of Education | Education
One to go

...county's school system is still laboring under a federal court's desegregation mandate dating back 27 years. But several School Board members -- black and white -- say it's past time to officially get out from under that court order as well...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/02/04/op_221855.shtml
Opinion columns
Across Georgia

...from an online school in Liberia, and school officials say they want almost $30,000 in taxpayer money back. Several school board members have accused the teachers of fleecing Gwinnett County schools, and some have suggested firing them. St...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/25/met_409917.shtml
Metro
Race might be factor in Aiken school board race

...principal who requested a transfer from Busbee Elementary School in February. At two protests in Wagener and at several school board meetings, the Rev. Thompson, who is black, and others said Principal Myrtis Brightharp was being forced out...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/10/17/met_200021.shtml
Metro | Aiken County Board of Education
A $96,000 ripoff

...Dr. Charles Larke now say with assurance that the problem has been straightened out and won't be repeated? Several School Board members are not satisfied with what they've learned so far, as well they shouldn't be. There was sloppiness...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/07/13/edi_211276.shtml
Editorials
Superintendent search continues

...members might consider traveling to candidates' locations to interview their co-workers and employers. But several school board members and committee members said it is important for candidates to come to Columbia County. "I have heard a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/13/met_256031.shtml
Metro
He has an incentive -- success

...the public's help by releasing the audio recordings of several of the threats phoned in to 911. Also, he and several school board members like the idea of extending the school year to make up for the instructional time lost while responding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/02/13/edi_187127.shtml
Editorials