Audie Holmes

...Cure' of Ars Roman Catholic Church in Merrick, Long Island. Audie taught at Terrell Academy and the Augusta Youth Development Center. He was an Assistant Professor of History at Paine College from 2000 to 2014. He taught World, American...

Former Augusta juvenile inmate acquitted of assaulting guard

A jury deliberated about 15 minutes Wednesday before acquitting a former Augusta Youth Development Center inmate.The Richmond County Superior Court jury found Brandon S. Breedlove, 18, not guilty of obstruction of an officer and...

Audit blames Juvenile Justice turnover on low pay, long hours

...together hold 138 juveniles or the one in Savannah with 99 children and teens. A 2012 beating death at the Augusta Youth Development Center brought to light the systemic problems within the agency.The high turnover rate costs taxpayers in extra hiring...

Friends, family remember Dukes as 'miraculous person'

...said.Though Dukes trained as a cosmetologist early in life, she spent 15 years working with children at the Youth Development Center, 15 years as a dorm mother at Paine College and another 10 years as a dorm mother at Boggs Academy in Keysville...

Augusta YDC among nation's worst for sex assaults

The Augusta Youth Development Center was one of four Georgia youth lockups with the most instances of inmates being victimized sexually, according to a federal report...

Boy testifies about accused baby-stroller shooter

...giving terse replies because he was eager to get off the witness stand and return home, or at least back to the Youth Development Center in Savannah where he is in custody.At one point, the judge said even he was confused by the questions.Dominique...

Man credits ministry for his turnaround

...and go into ministry. Leading Bible studies and working part-time as a volunteer coordinator at the Augusta Youth Development Center, he saw first-hand the problems the kids were dealing with."They were dealing with real problems that needed...

John Robinson Jr.

...a native of Augusta, GA, a Navy Veteran and served during the Vietnam Era; retired from the Richmond Co. Youth Development Center as an Engineer for Maintenance after 30 years and was a member of Fairview Baptist Church where he served as...

Juvenile Justice announces disciplinary actions at Augusta Youth Development Campus after escapes

A series of disciplinary measures were announced Friday after last weekend's escape of five inmates from the Augusta Youth Development Center.

Injured YDC inmate released from hospital

The 15-year-old Augusta Youth Development Center inmate who was hospitalized Sunday after an assault from another youth has been released and is recovering from "cuts and bruises...