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Man named ‘teacher of year’ after arrest in Columbus DUI crash. A girl lost her foot.  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Columbus native Jonathan Carr, an Augusta alternative school 'Teacher of the Year,' pleads guilty to maiming a girl, 14, and crashing into her house while ...

Interim head coach takes the reins as Josey High School looks for replacement  WRDW-TV

As the school year begins, football players at T.W. Josey High School are anxious to get started with their interim head coach.

UPDATE | School leaders talk changes for Richmond County schools  WRDW-TV

The Richmond County School Board says they look at rezoning each year for a few reasons.

New trades center at Josey nearly ready  The Augusta Chronicle

New training facility to provide post-grad work opportunities for students. Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler to attend open house.

Man shot in buttocks causes two schools to be placed on alert  WRDW-TV

Two Augusta area schools were placed on a public safety alert after officials said a man was shot nearby.

New gyms, ball fields, and theaters on the way for some Richmond County schools  WRDW-TV

The school district is also adding on to some of its older schools with amenities like new gyms, additional classrooms, a theater, and new ball fields.

Josey bows out in overtime  The Augusta Chronicle

Josey's state title hopes were dashed, this time on its home court, as the Lady Eagles fell to Model 51-47 in an overtime thriller.The 2018 Georgia High School ...

Students in disbelief over resignation of JHS head coach  WRDW-TV

Friday the football team was just out over here conditioning without their head coach. Many questions remain as to what's going to happen for the team, but even ...

UPDATE | School system responds to music video filmed in TW Josey  WRDW-TV

If a student said the first line or the name of OP4's song 'No F**ks,' it could land them in detention.

Former Josey football coach Roundtree under investigation - News  The Augusta Chronicle

Former Josey High School football coach Raleigh Roundtree is under investigation for having an inappropriate incident with a past student, Richmond County ...

Augusta to target blight around 15th Street in next phase of redevelopment  The Augusta Chronicle

Augusta is planning to take a new targeted approach to urban redevelopment by focusing on the 15th Street corridor, where other entities are making major ...

Skilled Trades Center in Richmond County named for Marion Barnes  The Augusta Chronicle

Marion Barnes said he knew something was going on when he saw his pastor at the open house for the Skilled Trades Center at T.W. Josey High School on ...

Richmond County students shown other career options at skilled trades fair  The Augusta Chronicle

Hundreds of students across Richmond County attended the first skilled trades fair at the Marion Barnes Career Center Wednesday.

Richmond County school board discusses bus discipline, success center  The Augusta Chronicle

The Richmond County Board of Education met Tuesday and discussed new strategies for students who misbehave on the bus.

Timeline of Josey student's death released  WRDW-TV

News 12 at 11 / Friday, December 12, 2014. AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- It was a battle against time the day Josey High School student Recardell Sheppard ...

Three local high school seniors receive scholarships honoring LaTania Janell Carwell  WJBF-TV

Family, faculty, and students at T. W. Josey High School honored LaTania Janell Carwell's life with a scholarship.

Program gives Augusta students look at aviation jobs  The Augusta Chronicle

When Marco Brown's guidance counselor at T.W. Josey High School told him about an opportunity to learn about aviation over the summer, he perked up.

New K-8 school nearly finished  The Augusta Chronicle

Richmond County students will head back to school in less than a month, and for approximately 800 kindergarten through eighth-grade students in the Jimmie ...

Friends, family mourn death of Josey High School basketball player Recardell Sheppard  WRDW-TV

Friends and family gathered to say goodbye to their friend and classmate. Josey High School classmates, basketball teammates, teachers, and folks from all ...

Hasan, Robinson, Kalliokoski qualify to challenge incumbents for Richmond County school board seats  The Augusta Chronicle

With three more candidates qualifying Friday, all five Richmond County Board of Education seats will be contested on the Nov. 6 ballot.

Local teams compete for best paper planes  The Augusta Chronicle

Fifteen teams and over 70 students threw their custom aircraft across the Aircraft Rescue and Fire station at Augusta Regional Airport Friday. The planes flying ...

Six minute meeting offers few answers on TW Josey, Murphey Middle School merger  WRDW-TV

Plans to consolidate T.W. Josey High School and Murphey Middle School are finally moving forward, but parents and students tell us they feel like they are being ...

Augusta Graduation Guide 2018  The Augusta Chronicle

The Augusta Chronicle would like to congratulate all of this year's graduates. Browse our photo slideshows, Best & Brightest profiles and lists of graduates from ...

RCSS investigating music video shot on TW Josey campus, artist responds

A Richmond County teacher could be out of a job after a rap video surfaced that featured scenes that were videotaped in his classroom at Josey High School.

UPDATE | Autopsy on Josey basketball player could take months to be completed  WRDW-TV

A T.W. Josey High School student was pronounced dead at the hospital after he collapsed during a pickup basketball game at the school, Kenneth Boose with ...

Local students compete with paper airplanes for chance to fly over Augusta  WRDW-TV

Daniel Field hosted its second annual paper plane contest. Twelve teams from local schools competed for a chance to ride in an airplane over Augusta.

Longtime Augusta Tech president to retire  The Augusta Chronicle

Augusta Technical College President Terry Elam will speak at his last graduation Wednesday.

Three more qualify to challenge incumbents for Richmond County school board seats  The Augusta Chronicle

With three more candidates qualifying Friday, all five Richmond County Board of Education seats will be contested on the Nov. 6 ballot. Former school board ...

Richmond County board of education approves administrators - News  The Augusta Chronicle

The Richmond County School System will see a number of new and familiar faces in administrative roles for the 2018-2019 school year. At its monthly meeting ...

Fundraiser held in honor of teen who died at Josey High School  WRDW-TV

Folks gathered at T.W. Josey High School Saturday afternoon to dance and have a good time, while honoring a life gone too soon. Recardell Sheppard, known ...

UPDATE: RCSO case files reveal serious allegations against former Josey band director  WRDW-TV

UPDATE: News 12 at 6 o' clock/ Oct. 15, 2014. AUGUSTA, Ga.--We're learning more about why a Josey High School band director was never charged with ...

Top crop: Students soar to top of graduating class  WRDW-TV

As high schools begin to prep for graduation across the CSRA, we want to honor and congratulate those students who have made it to the top of their graduating ...

High school graduation rates up across the area and statewide  WRDW-TV

Georgia's high school graduation rates increased for the fifth straight year, and here at home Richmond County graduation rates are up.

Parents speak out against merging Josey High and Murphey Middle School  WRDW-TV

The room was packed and the opinions were loud as parents spoke up about the future of Richmond County schools. Tonight's meeting was all about merging ...

Local Homecoming Queen prepares for trip to meet the President  WRDW-TV

Jan. 26, 2015/ News 12 at 6 o' clock. AUGUSTA, Ga.--It's a fairytale story complete with a crown. Adejah Nesbitt is the Josey High School Homecoming Queen, ...

Sales taxes keep Augusta-area government projects moving  The Augusta Chronicle

It's so easy that a child buying a yo-yo pays in. The sales tax seems like a permanent fixture as area governments rely heavily, if not almost exclusively, on it for ...

Mr. Isaac's Days at Josey Are Likely Over  Metro Spirit

I had hoped I would not have to deliver this news, but it sounds as though there is virtually no chance the man many call “the very best teacher in Richmond ...

Childrens chorus to perform with Augusta Chorale  The Augusta Chronicle

While she's the director of the Augusta Chorale, Phyllis Anderson sees herself as a music educator first. When she learned that children at Lamar-Milledge ...

Board approves new principals for Laney, Josey High School  WRDW-TV

Two local high schools have new principals, one at Laney, the other at Josey. The board approved the Superintendent's recommendation to make Dr. Brenda ...

UPDATE | Balloon release to be held in honor of Janell Carwell  WRDW-TV

After nearly a year, the search for missing teen Latania Janell Carwell comes to an end.

Richmond County school board member challenges businesses, community to support basketball teams in historic playoff week  WJBF-TV

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – As several Richmond County boys and girls basketball players proceed to the playoffs, one school leader wants the community to ...

Missing Augusta teen appears to have led quiet life  WJBF-TV

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) - NewsChannel 6 has been committed to learning more about LaTania Carwell in hopes of helping in the search for the 16-year-old.

Guest Column: The next cyber hub  The Augusta Chronicle

Editor's note: The following is the 2018 report for the Alliance for Fort Gordon, a local nonprofit founded to demonstrate Fort Gordon's importance and potential in ...

New school year means new school for reassigned Richmond County students  WRDW-TV

More than 800 Richmond County students are getting used to a new school, but construction will have them changing schools again next year.

T. W. Josey takes home big awards in Richmond County Schools CTAE Expo  WJBF-TV

AUGUSTA, Ga.– Students competing in Richmond County School System's CTAE Expo walked away with some extra skills and awards. The Career, Technical ...

Wi-Fi on school buses, new trade center to improve Richmond County schools  WRDW-TV

News 12 NBC 26 / Monday, April 24, 2017. AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- There's a lot going on in Richmond County schools, from new programs to new ...

Commissioner-elect Clarke not stepping down over racial Facebook posts attributed to him  The Augusta Chronicle

Augusta commissioners are speaking out about offensive Facebook posts attributed to commissioner-elect John Clarke, but Clarke says he is not stepping down ...

Augusta food programs assist children during summer  The Augusta Chronicle

Smart Lunch, Smart Kid volunteer Sandra Bembry wheeled a large white cooler across the lawn of Woodlake Club Apartments just before noon on Tuesday and ...

16 Augusta schools on state low performance list  WRDW-TV

Monday, July 13, 2015. AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- 16 Richmond county schools are getting a bad report card when it comes to the quality of your child's ...

CSRA Graduation Dates  WJBF-TV

We have compiled a list of CSRA high school graduation dates.

UPDATE | Man charged with murder in liquor store death  WRDW-TV

A man has been indicted on felony murder charges in the death of another man outside of a liquor store back in January.

UPDATE | Community holds sheriff approved search for 16-year-old Janell Carwell  WRDW-TV

While yesterday investigators told the community to stay away from the search, today, the community re-traced investigators steps.

Former Teacher Accused of Past Sex Abuse Could Regain Local NAACP's Top Spot  WJBF-TV

AUGUSTA, GA - A local organization forced its president out of office after several allegations of sexual abuse of high school girls. Now, the local group's ...

UPDATE | Bond totals $850K for mother accused of concealing daughters' death  WRDW-TV

Tanya Tripp, the woman accused of concealing the death of her own child, walked into a courtroom for a bond hearing for the fourth time Friday.

The Top 12 Stories on for 2017  WRDW-TV

Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017. (WRDW/WAGT) -- With the final day of the year 2017, we're On Your Side with the top 12 stories that you clicked on and read this year ...

Superintendent: No wrongdoing at Laney High School  WRDW-TV

After an investigation into possible fraudulent grade changes for more than 100 seniors at Laney High School, the superintendent said there was no ...

Controversy surrounds Augusta NAACP presidential vote  WRDW-TV

Some community members are planning to protest the Augusta NAACP presidential election because Dr. Charles Smith is on the ballot. Smith is accused of ...

The Reality of Richmond County Schools  Metro Spirit

When Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal came to Augusta earlier this year to celebrate the future development of the $50 million Georgia Cyber Innovation and Training ...

Where is LaTania?  WJBF-TV

Missing Augusta teen left with stepfather April 17 and never returned.

The Failing Grade  Metro Spirit

There is no doubt that the stigma of having almost 20 public schools labeled as “chronically failing” has hurt Richmond County. Over the past decade, new ...

WJBF Scholar Athletes honored at awards banquet  WJBF-TV

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) — The 32 WJBF Scholar Athletes from the 2016-2017 school year were honored at the Legends Club in Augusta, Ga. on Thursday night.

Missing Millbrook twins’ case sees movement nearly 30 years later  WJBF-TV

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – A local family hopes twins reported missing in Augusta nearly 30 years ago return home now that the case received national attention.

Timeline: Search for Richmond County teen allegedly kidnapped by stepdad  WRDW-TV

Richmond County Sheriff's Office investigators are looking for a girl they believe was kidnapped by her stepfather.

List of Georgia Hurricane evacuation shelters  WFXL FOX 31

Bibb County:Red Cross shelter - East Macon Recreation Center, 31217 Ocmulgee E. Boulevard. Macon, GA.Red Cross shelter - North Macon Community ...

Nash-Teachey Reclaims Position As President of Augusta Branch NAACP  WJBF-TV

Augusta, GA - Beulah Nash-Teachey won her seat back in the special election of the NAACP Augusta Branch. The final vote will be verified by the national office ...

WJBF Honors Scholar Athletes  WJBF-TV

Augusta, GA (WJBF) -- With the help of our great sponsors, WJBF Sports honored the best and brightest student athletes in the CSRA at our annual WJBF ...

Local Schools Make State Priority, Focus Lists, Additional Help Coming  WJBF-TV

Area schools make Georgia Department of Education Priority and Focus lists.

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