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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
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
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
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
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
Officials to vote on textbooks

...officials will continue to discuss the use of "time out" rooms, an issue that arose during the July board meeting. Several school board members expressed concern over the use of the closet-sized rooms. School officials use the rooms to help calm...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/08/09/met_317772.shtml
Metro | Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School
State revises its guideline

...launch independently operated public schools throughout Georgia, officials said. At a public hearing Wednesday, several school board members listened as charter school founders and petitioners voiced concerns over the rule written in response to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/11/09/met_299666.shtml
Metro
Group to fight uniforms

...that the board is concerned about aren't the ones being made to wear uniforms." Mrs. Watkins said she invited several school board members to attend the meeting but said most did not return her telephone calls. "Our goal is to reclaim the educational...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/29/met_271708.shtml
Metro
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
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