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  • All 2014 Columbia County Teacher Of The Year Finalists All GRU Graduates

    All 2014 Columbia County Teacher Of The Year Finalists All GRU Graduates

    Thursday, August 21 2014 4:31 PM EDT2014-08-21 20:31:11 GMT
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    The Columbia County Board of Education has released the list of the finalists for 2014 Teacher of the Year, alongside the winner for the 2014 Media Specialist of the Year. All of the professionals recognized are graduates of Georgia Regents University.
    The Columbia County Board of Education has released the list of the finalists for 2014 Teacher of the Year, alongside the winner for the 2014 Media Specialist of the Year. All of the professionals recognized are graduates of Georgia Regents University.
  • Board Pops Pringle as First Woman Superintendent in Richmond County Schools

    Board Pops Pringle as First Woman Superintendent in Richmond County Schools

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 5:30 PM EDT2014-08-19 21:30:31 GMT
    Photo of Dr. Angela PRingle, who has been approved by the Richmond County Board of Education to become the next Superindent of School for Richmond CountyPhoto of Dr. Angela PRingle, who has been approved by the Richmond County Board of Education to become the next Superindent of School for Richmond County
    The Richmond County Board of Education has approved Dr. Angela Pringle for the Superintendent of Schools position.
    The Richmond County Board of Education has approved Dr. Angela Pringle for the Superintendent of Schools position.
  • Pilot Program For Teachers Launched At Georgia Regents University

    Pilot Program For Teachers Launched At Georgia Regents University

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 11:38 AM EDT2014-08-19 15:38:27 GMT
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    The College of Education at Georgia Regents University is working with a local school systems to help better prepare future teachers for the classroom.
    The College of Education at Georgia Regents University is working with a local school systems to help better prepare future teachers for the classroom.
  • City to Clean Up "Eyesore" Library Grounds

    City to Clean Up "Eyesore" Library Grounds

    Monday, August 18 2014 6:05 PM EDT2014-08-18 22:05:22 GMT

    City to clean up library grounds considered an eyesore by neighbors

    City to clean up library grounds considered an eyesore by neighbors

  • Public Input Welcome At Richmond County School Superintendent Interview On Friday

    Public Input Welcome At Richmond County School Superintendent Interview On Friday

    Thursday, August 14 2014 5:10 PM EDT2014-08-14 21:10:53 GMT
    Photo of Dr. Angela Pringle, who will be interviewed for a second time Friday afternoon for the Richmond County Superintendent of Schools positionPhoto of Dr. Angela Pringle, who will be interviewed for a second time Friday afternoon for the Richmond County Superintendent of Schools position
    The Richmond County Board of Education is set to interview their lone superintendent finalist Friday afternoon, and the public will be able to take part in part of the proceedings.
    The Richmond County Board of Education is set to interview their lone superintendent finalist Friday afternoon, and the public will be able to take part in part of the proceedings.
  • Depression Study at GRU Looks at Electric and Magnetic Brain Stimulation

    Depression Study at GRU Looks at Electric and Magnetic Brain Stimulation

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 6:52 PM EDT2014-08-12 22:52:11 GMT
    Psychiatrists at GRU are studying brain stimulation as GRU is one of seven sites conducting a federally-funded study looking at how effectively ECT keeps depressed seniors in remission.
    Psychiatrists at GRU are studying brain stimulation as GRU is one of seven sites conducting a federally-funded study looking at how effectively ECT keeps depressed seniors in remission.
  • Using Brain Stimulation Technology to Treat Depression

    Using Brain Stimulation Technology to Treat Depression

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 6:48 PM EDT2014-08-12 22:48:00 GMT
    Psychiatrists at the Medical College of GA at GRU are treating depression with technology, which offers a window of opportunity to address the behaviors like social phobias.
    Psychiatrists at the Medical College of GA at GRU are treating depression with technology, which offers a window of opportunity to address the behaviors like social phobias.
  • PHOTOS: Augusta Car Club Giving Away School Clothes And Supplies

    PHOTOS: Augusta Car Club Giving Away School Clothes And Supplies

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 5:04 PM EDT2014-08-12 21:04:11 GMT
    Photo of the Free School Supplies Sign put up in Augudsta by the GM Boyz car clubPhoto of the Free School Supplies Sign put up in Augudsta by the GM Boyz car club
    A CSRA charity project is helping kids in need go back to school in style.
    A CSRA charity project is helping kids in need go back to school in style.
  • Lending A Helping Hand

    Lending A Helping Hand

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 1:49 PM EDT2014-08-12 17:49:50 GMT
    With students heading back to the classroom a local Augusta man in stepping up to help kids in need.
    With students heading back to the classroom a local Augusta man in stepping up to help kids in need.
  • Aiken County Teacher Of The Year Continues To Receive Honors

    Aiken County Teacher Of The Year Continues To Receive Honors

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 11:52 AM EDT2014-08-12 15:52:36 GMT
    Photo from the presentation of a loaner car to Aiken County Teacher of the Year Retta HavirdPhoto from the presentation of a loaner car to Aiken County Teacher of the Year Retta Havird
    Aiken County's top teacher continues to receive accolades for the title she got in April.
    Aiken County's top teacher continues to receive accolades for the title she got in April.
  • Education to be Big Issue in SC Governor’s Race

    Education to be Big Issue in SC Governor’s Race

    Monday, August 11 2014 9:09 PM EDT2014-08-12 01:09:44 GMT

    As the new school year is about to start in South Carolina, what happens in those schools in the future will be a big issue in the governor's race.

    As the new school year is about to start in South Carolina, what happens in those schools in the future will be a big issue in the governor's race.

  • First Women Inmates Graduate from SC Prison Program

    First Women Inmates Graduate from SC Prison Program

    Friday, August 8 2014 11:51 PM EDT2014-08-09 03:51:09 GMT
    South Carolina’s first-ever class of female state prison inmates graduated from Columbia International University’s Prison Initiative Friday.
    South Carolina’s first-ever class of female state prison inmates graduated from Columbia International University’s Prison Initiative Friday.
  • Augusta West Rotary Members Kick-Off New Year of Mentoring

    Augusta West Rotary Members Kick-Off New Year of Mentoring

    Friday, August 8 2014 10:17 PM EDT2014-08-09 02:17:59 GMT
    The Augusta West Rotary Club held its yearly kick-off breakfast for it's mentoring program at A. Brian Merry Elementary School.
    The Augusta West Rotary Club held its yearly kick-off breakfast for it's mentoring program at A. Brian Merry Elementary School.
  • Curtis Baptist School Celebrates 50 Years

    Curtis Baptist School Celebrates 50 Years

    Friday, August 8 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-08-09 02:05:40 GMT
    Curtis Baptist School in Augusta is celebrating its 50th anniversary.
    Curtis Baptist School in Augusta is celebrating its 50th anniversary.
  • 3-year old fighting Proteus Syndrome

    Proteus Syndrome: Go Trey, GO!!

    Proteus Syndrome: Go Trey, GO!!

    Friday, August 8 2014 8:49 PM EDT2014-08-09 00:49:37 GMT
    3-year old Trey Mills, from Harlem, GA is one of only 200 people in the world with Proteus Syndrome, which causes rapid growth-- not only of the limbs, but of the organs.
    3-year old Trey Mills, from Harlem, GA is one of only 200 people in the world with Proteus Syndrome, which causes rapid growth-- not only of the limbs, but of the organs.
  • Columbia County School Buses an hour late

    Columbia County School Buses an hour late

    Friday, August 8 2014 5:33 PM EDT2014-08-08 21:33:48 GMT
    Columbia County parents say their kids have been hours late for schoolColumbia County parents say their kids have been hours late for school

    Parents are complaining about late buses, overcrowding and unsafe conditions. The Department of Transportation for school buses says they can't do anything about it until they know how many kids are riding buses. News Channel 6's, Margaret-Ann Carter spoke with officials about what they're doing to resolve the problem.

    Parents are complaining about late buses, overcrowding and unsafe conditions. The Department of Transportation for school buses says they can't do anything about it until they know how many kids are riding buses. News Channel 6's, Margaret-Ann Carter spoke with officials about what they're doing to resolve the problem.

  • GRU Cancer Center Gets Millions For Minority-Focused Research Program

    GRU Cancer Center Gets Millions For Minority-Focused Research Program

    Thursday, August 7 2014 10:02 PM EDT2014-08-08 02:02:39 GMT
    GRU Cancer Center is receiving millions for research.GRU Cancer Center is receiving millions for research.
    The National Cancer Institute has presented a 5-year grant to GRU's minority-focused cancer research program. This is Georgia's only cancer program that focuses on minorities. WJBF News Channel 6's Margaret-Ann Carter spoke with the people who made this possible.
    The National Cancer Institute has presented a 5-year grant to GRU's minority-focused cancer research program. This is Georgia's only cancer program that focuses on minorities. WJBF News Channel 6's Margaret-Ann Carter spoke with the people who made this possible.

  • PHOTOS: CSRA Kids Head Back To School (2014)

    PHOTOS: CSRA Kids Head Back To School (2014)

    Thursday, August 7 2014 5:51 PM EDT2014-08-07 21:51:09 GMT
    Jasmine Green arrives for her first day of school at North Harlem Elementary School (Credit: Karen Green)Jasmine Green arrives for her first day of school at North Harlem Elementary School (Credit: Karen Green)
    Click for information on submitting and viewing photos of CSRA kids on their first day back to school.
    Click for information on submitting and viewing photos of CSRA kids on their first day back to school.
  • Changes In Legislation Allows Video To Be Used As Evidence In School Bus Stop Arm Violations

    Do You Know When To Stop For A School Bus?

    Do You Know When To Stop For A School Bus?

    Thursday, August 7 2014 3:13 PM EDT2014-08-07 19:13:31 GMT
    School bus safety graphic (Credit: South Carolina Department of Public Safety)School bus safety graphic (Credit: South Carolina Department of Public Safety)
    Do you know when, according to state laws, you are required to stop for a school bus? Click for the answers.
    Do you know when, according to state laws, you are required to stop for a school bus? Click for the answers.
  • CSRA Back 2 School Resources

    CSRA Back 2 School Resources

    Thursday, August 7 2014 1:46 PM EDT2014-08-07 17:46:04 GMT
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    Click for the resources you need to know about concerning CSRA kids returning back to school.
    Click for the resources you need to know about concerning CSRA kids returning back to school.
  • GRU Cancer Center to lead state’s only minority-focused cancer research program

    GRU Cancer Center to lead state’s only minority-focused cancer research program

    Wednesday, August 6 2014 10:44 PM EDT2014-08-07 02:44:18 GMT
    The GRU Cancer Center has been awarded a 5-year grant from the NCI to lead the state’s only cancer research program focused on better access to clinical trials and treatments for minority/underserved patients.
    The GRU Cancer Center has been awarded a 5-year grant from the NCI to lead the state’s only cancer research program focused on better access to clinical trials and treatments for minority/underserved patients.
  • SC Schools Don’t Know If They’re Getting Immigrant Children

    SC Schools Don’t Know If They’re Getting Immigrant Children

    Wednesday, August 6 2014 8:29 PM EDT2014-08-07 00:29:12 GMT
    As South Carolina schools get ready to start this month, there’s something they can’t plan for—whether they’ll be getting any of the 350 undocumented immigrant children sent here from the border.
    As South Carolina schools get ready to start this month, there’s something they can’t plan for—whether they’ll be getting any of the 350 undocumented immigrant children sent here from the border.
  • 5-year-old Steals the Show During Newscast Live Shot

    5-year-old Steals the Show During Newscast Live Shot

    Wednesday, August 6 2014 8:01 PM EDT2014-08-07 00:01:09 GMT
    5-year-old Noah Ritter begins to take charge when a reporter asks him how he enjoyed a fair ride... and he goes off on a tangent about looking forward to kindergarten.
    5-year-old Noah Ritter begins to take charge when a reporter asks him how he enjoyed a fair ride... and he goes off on a tangent about looking forward to kindergarten.
  • Columbia County Stresses Bus Safety For Back To School

    Columbia County Stresses Bus Safety For Back To School

    Wednesday, August 6 2014 7:44 AM EDT2014-08-06 11:44:52 GMT
    Georgia has led the nation in school bus stop fatalities over the last three years.
    Georgia has led the nation in school bus stop fatalities over the last three years.
  • New Details About Superintendent Candidate

    New Details About Superintendent Candidate

    Tuesday, August 5 2014 5:42 PM EDT2014-08-05 21:42:06 GMT
     New details about the only candidate picked to move to the second round of interviews to become Richmond County's next Superintendent.
     New details about the only candidate picked to move to the second round of interviews to become Richmond County's next Superintendent.
  • Allendale Man Arrested In Connection To Deadly Shooting

    Allendale Man Arrested In Connection To Deadly Shooting

    Tuesday, August 5 2014 1:46 PM EDT2014-08-05 17:46:54 GMT
    Mug shot of Cedric Devoe (Credit: Allendale Police Department)Mug shot of Cedric Devoe (Credit: Allendale Police Department)
    An Allendale, South Carolina man is in jail after being arrested and accused of murder.
    An Allendale, South Carolina man is in jail after being arrested and accused of murder.
  • Report: Georgia, South Carolina Ranked On List For States With The Best Schools

    Report: Georgia, South Carolina Ranked On List For States With The Best Schools

    Tuesday, August 5 2014 1:04 PM EDT2014-08-05 17:04:56 GMT
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    A report on WalletHub.com ranks all the states by the quality of the schools in the states. Click to see how Georgia and South Carolina fared.
    A report on WalletHub.com ranks all the states by the quality of the schools in the states. Click to see how Georgia and South Carolina fared.
  • More People Playing, Winning Money in SC Education Lottery

    More People Playing, Winning Money in SC Education Lottery

    Tuesday, August 5 2014 1:12 AM EDT2014-08-05 05:12:42 GMT
    The South Carolina Education Lottery set records for ticket sales and the amount of money raised for education in the last fiscal year.
    The South Carolina Education Lottery set records for ticket sales and the amount of money raised for education in the last fiscal year.
  • Giving Your Best: Jan Clements

    Giving Your Best: Jan Clements

    Tuesday, August 5 2014 12:04 AM EDT2014-08-05 04:04:41 GMT
    Jan Clements is the Giving Your Best winner for August, 2014.
    Jan Clements is the Giving Your Best winner for August, 2014.
  • Dr. Satish Rao Heads IBS Drug Linzess Study at Medical College of GA

    Dr. Satish Rao Heads IBS Drug Linzess Study at Medical College of GA

    Thursday, July 31 2014 7:32 PM EDT2014-07-31 23:32:05 GMT
    Research is taking place now at the Medical College of GA into the effects of Linzess on the brain/gut connection that causes intense belly pain in IBS patients.
    Research is taking place now at the Medical College of GA into the effects of Linzess on the brain/gut connection that causes intense belly pain in IBS patients.
  • CSRA Teachers Receive 25% Off Classroom Supplies At Staples This Weekend

    CSRA Teachers Receive 25% Off Classroom Supplies At Staples This Weekend

    Thursday, July 31 2014 10:25 AM EDT2014-07-31 14:25:02 GMT
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    Most teachers spend more than $400 of their own money each year on supplies and materials for their classrooms. This weekend, from August 1st through August 3rd, CSRA teachers will receive 25% off classroom supplies.
    Most teachers spend more than $400 of their own money each year on supplies and materials for their classrooms. This weekend, from August 1st through August 3rd, CSRA teachers will receive 25% off classroom supplies.
  • Local School Districts Brace For Tremendous Population Growth

    Local School Districts Brace For Tremendous Population Growth

    Thursday, July 31 2014 7:31 AM EDT2014-07-31 11:31:22 GMT
    When students return to the classroom in just a few weeks, more children than ever will be enrolled in local schools as new missions at Fort Gordon bring thousands of new families to the CSRA.
    When students return to the classroom in just a few weeks, more children than ever will be enrolled in local schools as new missions at Fort Gordon bring thousands of new families to the CSRA.
  • Richmond County BOE Continues Search for Superintendent

    Richmond County BOE Continues Search for Superintendent

    Thursday, July 31 2014 12:25 AM EDT2014-07-31 04:25:38 GMT
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    The Richmond County Board of Education is set to meet in Executive Session Thursday, July 31st, to continue the search for a new superintendent. Dr. Frank Roberson's last day on the job is August 22nd.
    The Richmond County Board of Education is set to meet in Executive Session Thursday, July 31st, to continue the search for a new superintendent. Dr. Frank Roberson's last day on the job is August 22nd.
  • School Director Prepares for Bus Bullying

    School Director Prepares for Bus Bullying

    School Director Prepares for Bus Bullying

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 4:34 PM EDT2014-07-30 20:34:50 GMT
    School buses in Columbia County will begin transporting more than 14,000 students twice a day starting next week. As directors complete routes, they are also working on ways to prevent bullying on the bus.A majority of the buses have no cameras or monitors on board. In most cases, there is no camera footage to look back on, but the school will accept student phone video in investigations. When a bullying incident happ...
    School buses in Columbia County will begin transporting more than 14,000 students twice a day starting next week. As directors complete routes, they are also working on ways to prevent bullying on the bus.A majority of the buses have no cameras or monitors on board. In most cases, there is no camera footage to look back on, but the school will accept student phone video in investigations. When a bullying incident happ...
  • New Standard for Teaching Evolution in SC Gets Approval

    New Standard for Teaching Evolution in SC Gets Approval

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:56 PM EDT2014-07-30 03:56:27 GMT
    The joint committee of members of the SC Education Oversight Committee and state BOE passed a new standard unanimously for teaching evolution.
    The joint committee of members of the SC Education Oversight Committee and state BOE passed a new standard unanimously for teaching evolution.
  • New Georgia Testing System: Are Students Prepared?

    New Georgia Testing System: Are Students Prepared?

    New Georgia Testing System: Are Students Prepared?

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 5:52 PM EDT2014-07-29 21:52:15 GMT
    As students prepare to go back to school, teachers are getting ready for a new state test. Georgia's Department of Education introduced the Georgia Milestones this summer to replace the CRCT and EOCT.This new testing system will be more rigorous. Unlike the CRCT and EOCT, Georgia Milestones has open ended questions and a writing portion. While educators are making lesson plans to support this test, there are some stud...
    As students prepare to go back to school, teachers are getting ready for a new state test. Georgia's Department of Education introduced the Georgia Milestones this summer to replace the CRCT and EOCT.This new testing system will be more rigorous. Unlike the CRCT and EOCT, Georgia Milestones has open ended questions and a writing portion. While educators are making lesson plans to support this test, there are some stud...
  • Report: South Carolina Ranked Second Worst State In The U.S. To Receive An Education

    Report: South Carolina Ranked Second Worst State In The U.S. To Receive An Education

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 4:58 PM EDT2014-07-29 20:58:01 GMT
    South Carolina has been ranked second as the worst state to get an education, according to a report on American Education released by the American Legislative Exchange Council.
    South Carolina has been ranked second as the worst state to get an education, according to a report on American Education released by the American Legislative Exchange Council.
  • Back To School Sales Tax Holidays Will Save Parents Money This Weekend

    Back To School Sales Tax Holidays Will Save Parents Money This Weekend

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 2:02 PM EDT2014-07-29 18:02:19 GMT
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    Click for information on back to school sales tax holidays for Georgia and South Carolina.
    Click for information on back to school sales tax holidays for Georgia and South Carolina.
  • CSRA 2014-2015 Back To School Start Dates

    CSRA 2014-2015 Back To School Start Dates

    Monday, July 28 2014 5:55 PM EDT2014-07-28 21:55:29 GMT
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    We have compiled a list of school year starts dates for CSRA school systems. Click for more information.
    We have compiled a list of school year starts dates for CSRA school systems. Click for more information.
  • Public Memorial Service Set For Dr. Connie L. Drisko, Dean Emeritus Of The GRU College of Dental Medicine

    Public Memorial Service Set For Dr. Connie L. Drisko, Dean Emeritus Of The GRU College of Dental Medicine

    Monday, July 28 2014 3:57 PM EDT2014-07-28 19:57:08 GMT
    Photo of Dr. Connie Drisko (Credit: Georgia Regents University)Photo of Dr. Connie Drisko (Credit: Georgia Regents University)
    A public memorial service has been planned for Dr. Connie L. Drisko, former Dean of the College of Dental Medicine at Georgia Regents University.
    A public memorial service has been planned for Dr. Connie L. Drisko, former Dean of the College of Dental Medicine at Georgia Regents University.
  • Interviews Being Conducted In Search For New Richmond County School Superintendent

    Interviews Being Conducted In Search For New Richmond County School Superintendent

    Monday, July 28 2014 11:13 AM EDT2014-07-28 15:13:21 GMT
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    The process of interviewing candidates for the position of Richmond County Superintendent of Schools began Friday.
    The process of interviewing candidates for the position of Richmond County Superintendent of Schools began Friday.
  • "Stuff The Bus" School Supply Drive To Be Held Friday

    "Stuff The Bus" School Supply Drive To Be Held Friday

    Friday, July 25 2014 10:07 AM EDT2014-07-25 14:07:33 GMT
    Photo of a "Stuff the Bus" posterPhoto of a "Stuff the Bus" poster
    The "Stuff the Bus" school supply drive will be held Friday morning in Augusta.
    The "Stuff the Bus" school supply drive will be held Friday morning in Augusta.
  • Elks Lodge 205 sponsoring safety awareness program

    Bike Safety Day Saturday, July 26th

    Bike Safety Day Saturday, July 26th

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:38 PM EDT2014-07-24 02:38:58 GMT
    Elks Lodge 205 is sponsoring Bike Safety Day on Saturday, July 26th at the Elks Lodge, 205 Elkdom Court from 10am until Noon.
    Elks Lodge 205 is sponsoring Bike Safety Day on Saturday, July 26th at the Elks Lodge, 205 Elkdom Court from 10am until Noon.
  • Greenworks to hold free composting classes

    Greenworks to hold free composting classes

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 9:58 PM EDT2014-07-24 01:58:30 GMT
    Dumpster Depot is offering a free Greenworks Composting Class on July 29th at the USCA Convocation Center.
    Dumpster Depot is offering a free Greenworks Composting Class on July 29th at the USCA Convocation Center.
  • Charter School's Fate Lies in Hands of State

    Charter School's Fate Lies in Hands of State

    Charter School's Fate Lies in Hands of State

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 4:49 PM EDT2014-07-23 20:49:14 GMT
    The board for a proposed charter school in Columbia County will now have to seek state approval to start up.The county school board unanimously denied their petition for local funding at Tuesday night's meeting The petition for the Columbia County School for the Arts is up to almost 1,500 signatures, but that was not enough to convince the local school board to approve. So now, it's up to the state to decide whether C...
    The board for a proposed charter school in Columbia County will now have to seek state approval to start up.The county school board unanimously denied their petition for local funding at Tuesday night's meeting The petition for the Columbia County School for the Arts is up to almost 1,500 signatures, but that was not enough to convince the local school board to approve. So now, it's up to the state to decide whether C...
  • Augusta Canal National Heritage Area Receives 2014 Park Stewards Grant

    Augusta Canal National Heritage Area Receives 2014 Park Stewards Grant

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:32 PM EDT2014-07-23 02:32:14 GMT
    Augusta Canal National Heritage Area receives 2014 Park Stewards Grant
    Augusta Canal National Heritage Area receives 2014 Park Stewards Grant
  • Teachers Receive School Supplies From Kroger

    Teachers Receive School Supplies From Kroger

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:22 PM EDT2014-07-22 22:22:48 GMT
    Photo of teachers receiving school supplies from Kroger at Westside High SchoolPhoto of teachers receiving school supplies from Kroger at Westside High School
    Several CSRA teachers received school supplies courtesy of Kroger's Atlanta Division on Tuesday.
    Several CSRA teachers received school supplies courtesy of Kroger's Atlanta Division on Tuesday.
  • Richmond County Board Of Education To Interview School Superintendent Candidates

    Richmond County Board Of Education To Interview School Superintendent Candidates

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:05 PM EDT2014-07-22 22:05:23 GMT
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    The Richmond County Board of Education will start interviewing candidates to fill the position of Superintendent of Schools starting Friday.
    The Richmond County Board of Education will start interviewing candidates to fill the position of Superintendent of Schools starting Friday.
  • Engineering Student Thriving After Severe Car Accident

    Engineering Student Thriving After Severe Car Accident

    Engineering Student Thriving After Severe Car Accident

    Monday, July 21 2014 6:25 PM EDT2014-07-21 22:25:09 GMT
    What may have seemed like a dying dream a few years ago for one college student has come back to life. James Holiday never thought he would be able to go back to school and get his degree in engineering. He suffered massive head trauma in 2010 after a car accident and was not expected to live. This summer, his dream is becoming reality as he gets one step closer to starting his career. The wheels are turning on this m...
    What may have seemed like a dying dream a few years ago for one college student has come back to life. James Holiday never thought he would be able to go back to school and get his degree in engineering. He suffered massive head trauma in 2010 after a car accident and was not expected to live. This summer, his dream is becoming reality as he gets one step closer to starting his career. The wheels are turning on this m...
  • 1 On 1: Back to School Drive for Boys and Clubs Club

    1 On 1: Back to School Drive for Boys and Clubs Club

    Sunday, July 20 2014 1:51 PM EDT2014-07-20 17:51:19 GMT
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    The University of Phoenix Augusta campus is holding a back to school drive to benefit the Boys and Guys Club of the CSRA. 
    The University of Phoenix Augusta campus is holding a back to school drive to benefit the Boys and Guys Club of the CSRA. 

  • Gamecocks picked to win SEC East

    Gamecocks picked to win SEC East

    Thursday, July 17 2014 9:08 PM EDT2014-07-18 01:08:54 GMT
    South Carolina is the SEC media's pick to win the conference's Eastern Division.
    South Carolina is the SEC media's pick to win the conference's Eastern Division.
  • Claims of Grade Changes Untrue

    Claims of Grade Changes Untrue

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 5:15 PM EDT2014-07-16 21:15:15 GMT
     WJBF News Channel 6's Deon Guillory finds out for Richmond County Schools Superintendent Frank Roberson that there is no truth to claims of fraudulent grade changes at Laney High School.
     WJBF News Channel 6's Deon Guillory finds out for Richmond County Schools Superintendent Frank Roberson that there is no truth to claims of fraudulent grade changes at Laney High School.
  • 1 On 1: Roast and Toast for Scholarships

    1 On 1: Roast and Toast for Scholarships

    Sunday, July 13 2014 10:38 AM EDT2014-07-13 14:38:05 GMT
    The Augusta Mini Theater is hoping to cover the costs of college books through a roast and toast celebration.
    The Augusta Mini Theater is hoping to cover the costs of college books through a roast and toast celebration.
  • Mom2Mom: Ready or Not, Another Rite of Passage

    Mom2Mom: Ready or Not, Another Rite of Passage

    Wednesday, July 2 2014 12:43 AM EDT2014-07-02 04:43:21 GMT
    Mom2Mom May-June, 2014  The baby of the family graduates from high school this month. 
    Mom2Mom May-June, 2014  The baby of the family graduates from high school this month. 
  • Giving Your Best: Annettea Mills

    Giving Your Best: Annettea Mills

    Wednesday, July 2 2014 12:40 AM EDT2014-07-02 04:40:33 GMT
    Annettea Mills is the Giving Your Best winner for May 2014.
    Annettea Mills is the Giving Your Best winner for May 2014.
  • Homeless student graduates top of her class; gets full ride scholarship

    Homeless student graduates top of her class; gets full ride scholarship

    Thursday, June 12 2014 1:59 PM EDT2014-06-12 17:59:39 GMT
    Rashema Melson graduated Anacostia High School top of her class.Rashema Melson graduated Anacostia High School top of her class.
    A homeless Washington DC high school student overcame incredible odds to graduate at the top of her class. Now she has a permanent home: on a full ride. Rashema Melson graduated Anacostia High School after enduring a difficult childhood. Her father was killed when she was 7 months old and she spent her childhood bouncing around from apartment to apartment. For the last 2 years, she has lived with her mother and two brothers in a single room at the DC General Homeless Shelter. Melson gradua...
    A homeless Washington DC high school student overcame incredible odds to graduate at the top of her class. Now she has a permanent home: on a full ride. Rashema Melson graduated Anacostia High School after enduring a difficult childhood. Her father was killed when she was 7 months old and she spent her childhood bouncing around from apartment to apartment. For the last 2 years, she has lived with her mother and two brothers in a single room at the DC General Homeless Shelter. Melson gradua...
  • The Academy of Richmond County Graduation 2014

    The Academy of Richmond County Graduation 2014

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 12:14 PM EDT2014-06-10 16:14:06 GMT
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    Click to view video from The Academy of Richmond County's 2014 graduation ceremony.
    Click to view video from The Academy of Richmond County's 2014 graduation ceremony.
  • A.R. Johnson Health Science and Engineering Magnet High School Graduation 2014

    A.R. Johnson Health Science and Engineering Magnet High School Graduation 2014

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 12:13 PM EDT2014-06-10 16:13:02 GMT
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    Click to view video from A.R. Johnson Health Science and Engineering Magnet High School's 2014 graduation ceremony.
    Click to view video from A.R. Johnson Health Science and Engineering Magnet High School's 2014 graduation ceremony.
  • Westside High School Graduation 2014

    Westside High School Graduation 2014

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 12:11 PM EDT2014-06-10 16:11:49 GMT
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    Click to view video from Westside High School's 2014 graduation ceremony.
    Click to view video from Westside High School's 2014 graduation ceremony.
  • Cross Creek High School Graduation 2014

    Cross Creek High School Graduation 2014

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 12:10 PM EDT2014-06-10 16:10:36 GMT
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    Click to view video from Cross Creek High School's 2014 graduation ceremony.
    Click to view video from Cross Creek High School's 2014 graduation ceremony.
  • T.W. Josey Comprehensive High School Graduation 2014

    T.W. Josey Comprehensive High School Graduation 2014

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 12:10 PM EDT2014-06-10 16:10:02 GMT
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    Click to view video from T.W. Josey Comprehensive High School's 2014 graduation ceremony.
    Click to view video from T.W. Josey Comprehensive High School's 2014 graduation ceremony.
  • Lucy C. Laney High School Graduation 2014

    Lucy C. Laney High School Graduation 2014

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 12:09 PM EDT2014-06-10 16:09:02 GMT
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    Click to view video from Lucy C. Laney High School's 2014 graduation ceremony.
    Click to view video from Lucy C. Laney High School's 2014 graduation ceremony.
  • George P. Butler Comprehensive High School Graduation 2014

    George P. Butler Comprehensive High School Graduation 2014

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 12:07 PM EDT2014-06-10 16:07:42 GMT
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    Click to view video from George P. Butler Comprehensive High School's 2014 graduation ceremony.
    Click to view video from George P. Butler Comprehensive High School's 2014 graduation ceremony.
  • Glenn Hills High School Graduation 2014

    Glenn Hills High School Graduation 2014

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 12:05 PM EDT2014-06-10 16:05:48 GMT
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    Click to view video from Glenn Hills High School's 2014 graduation ceremony.
    Click to view video from Glenn Hills High School's 2014 graduation ceremony.
  • John S. Davidson Fine Arts Magnet High School Graduation 2014

    John S. Davidson Fine Arts Magnet High School Graduation 2014

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 12:05 PM EDT2014-06-10 16:05:02 GMT
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    Click to view Davidson Fine Arts Magnet High School's 2014 Graduation ceremony.
    Click to view Davidson Fine Arts Magnet High School's 2014 Graduation ceremony.
  • Hephzibah High School Graduation 2014

    Hephzibah High School Graduation 2014

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 12:04 PM EDT2014-06-10 16:04:18 GMT
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    Click to view video from Hephzibah High School's 2014 graduation ceremony.
    Click to view video from Hephzibah High School's 2014 graduation ceremony.
  • Lakeside High School Graduation 2014

    Lakeside High School Graduation 2014

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 12:03 PM EDT2014-06-10 16:03:30 GMT
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    Click to view video from Lakeside High School's 2014 graduation ceremony.
    Click to view video from Lakeside High School's 2014 graduation ceremony.
  • Greenbrier High School Graduation 2014

    Greenbrier High School Graduation 2014

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 12:02 PM EDT2014-06-10 16:02:49 GMT
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    Click to view video from Greenbrier High School's 2014 graduation ceremony.
    Click to view video from Greenbrier High School's 2014 graduation ceremony.
  • Grovetown High School Graduation 2014

    Grovetown High School Graduation 2014

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 12:01 PM EDT2014-06-10 16:01:46 GMT
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    Click to view video from Grovetown High School's 2014 graduation ceremony.
    Click to view video from Grovetown High School's 2014 graduation ceremony.
  • Harlem High School Graduation 2014

    Harlem High School Graduation 2014

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 11:59 AM EDT2014-06-10 15:59:46 GMT
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    Click to view video from Harlem High School's 2014 graduation ceremony.
    Click to view video from Harlem High School's 2014 graduation ceremony.
  • Richmond, Columbia County Graduation Ceremonies Now Online

    Richmond, Columbia County Graduation Ceremonies Now Online

    Sunday, June 8 2014 10:40 PM EDT2014-06-09 02:40:13 GMT
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    Click for information on viewing Richmond and Columbia County graduation ceremonies online or for information on how to order a graduation DVD.
    Click for information on viewing Richmond and Columbia County graduation ceremonies online or for information on how to order a graduation DVD.
  • Winter Storm Recovery Is Creating Closures for Thursday, January 30th

    Winter Storm Recovery Is Creating Closures for Thursday, January 30th

    Thursday, May 15 2014 3:57 PM EDT2014-05-15 19:57:07 GMT
    The CSRA is continuing to rebound from Tuesday's winter storm. As areas continue to clean up and treat roadways, there are some closures and delays being announced for Thursday, January 30.
    The CSRA is continuing to rebound from Tuesday's winter storm. As areas continue to clean up and treat roadways, there are some closures and delays being announced for Thursday, January 30.
  • Breaking The Stereotypes Of Teen Dating Violence

    Breaking The Stereotypes Of Teen Dating Violence

    Thursday, May 15 2014 3:57 PM EDT2014-05-15 19:57:06 GMT
    The Means Report episode that aired on February 2, 2013. (Part 1 of 3)
    The Means Report episode that aired on February 2, 2013 featuring: Ruthie Garcia from SafeHomes of Augusta, WJBF Chief Meteorologist George Myers, and our What Does It Mean To You Question. (Part 1 of 3)
  • UPDATED: Border Bowl Kicks Off At 1:00 P.M.

    UPDATED: Border Bowl Kicks Off At 1:00 P.M.

    Thursday, May 15 2014 3:56 PM EDT2014-05-15 19:56:57 GMT
    Click to watch the 1st annual Border Bowl live online.
    Click to watch the 1st annual Border Bowl live online.
  • Students Share Their Stories From That Day

    Exclusive On 6: A Look Inside Building Where Paine College Shooting Happened

    Exclusive On 6: A Look Inside Building Where Paine College Shooting Happened

    It's a story you're only going to see on WJBF News Channel 6. We're giving you a look at the hallway where Monday's Paine College shooting took place.
    It's a story you're only going to see on WJBF News Channel 6. We're giving you a look at the hallway where Monday's Paine College shooting took place.
  • Allendale County Students Band Together Over Steel Drums

    Allendale County Students Band Together Over Steel Drums

    Thursday, May 1 2014 11:25 AM EDT2014-05-01 15:25:20 GMT
    In Allendale County, South Carolina, students band together to learn about music and life. Ashley Bridges reports.
    In Allendale County, South Carolina, students band together to learn about music and life. Ashley Bridges reports.
  • Report: South Carolina students falling behind

    Report: South Carolina students falling behind

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 12:02 AM EDT2014-04-02 04:02:02 GMT
    A new report out today says South Carolina school children are behind their peers in other states. The Race for Results report comes from the Annie E. Casey foundation, an organization that aims to help
    A new report out today says South Carolina school children are behind their peers in other states. The Race for Results report comes from the Annie E. Casey foundation, an organization that aims to help
  • Golden Apple: Kim Phillips

    Golden Apple: Kim Phillips

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 10:06 PM EDT2014-04-02 02:06:09 GMT
    Kim Phillips is a veteran in the classroom but this year brings something brand new. She's teaching kindergarten for the first time."My principal thought that I was a very nurturing person so she thought I might enjoy teaching kindergarten. I had once told her that before I retired I really wanted to teach kindergarten, so she just gave me my wish."This big change comes after she taught 2nd grade for 20 years."They're just beginning so that is a lot of fun getting to see them grow from the ve...
    Kim Phillips is a veteran in the classroom but this year brings something brand new. She's teaching kindergarten for the first time."My principal thought that I was a very nurturing person so she thought I might enjoy teaching kindergarten. I had once told her that before I retired I really wanted to teach kindergarten, so she just gave me my wish."This big change comes after she taught 2nd grade for 20 years."They're just beginning so that is a lot of fun getting to see them grow from the ve...
  • Golden Apple: Daniel Patrick

    Golden Apple: Daniel Patrick

    Tuesday, March 25 2014 10:31 PM EDT2014-03-26 02:31:05 GMT
    Welcome to Pine Hill Middle School where 7th grade sounds a lot like college."We were actually introducing entrepreneurship and economic systems throughout different parts of the world," says teacher Daniel Patrick. "The main thing that we were trying to do is get them to understand that in any business you have to have the combination human capital, capital goods, as well as the balance between labor costs as well as profits and loss that a company can have."Just part of the lesson plan from...
    Welcome to Pine Hill Middle School where 7th grade sounds a lot like college."We were actually introducing entrepreneurship and economic systems throughout different parts of the world," says teacher Daniel Patrick. "The main thing that we were trying to do is get them to understand that in any business you have to have the combination human capital, capital goods, as well as the balance between labor costs as well as profits and loss that a company can have."Just part of the lesson plan from...
  • Giving Your Best: Lyn Fleming

    Giving Your Best: Lyn Fleming

    Friday, February 28 2014 3:59 PM EST2014-02-28 20:59:55 GMT
    Lyn Fleming is the Giving Your Best winner for January, 2014.
    Lyn Fleming is the Giving Your Best winner for January, 2014.
  • Golden Apple: Bonnie McNeill

    Golden Apple: Bonnie McNeill

    Friday, February 28 2014 10:16 AM EST2014-02-28 15:16:39 GMT
    "When I was in the 5th grade, I joined the band, loved it, loved it.  I knew before 5th grade I would teach, but when I got into band I knew what I was going to teach," she says.She took that love for
    "When I was in the 5th grade, I joined the band, loved it, loved it.  I knew before 5th grade I would teach, but when I got into band I knew what I was going to teach," she says.She took that love for
  • Golden Apple: Stephanie Prandy

    Golden Apple: Stephanie Prandy

    Friday, February 28 2014 10:16 AM EST2014-02-28 15:16:39 GMT
    She says,"Their voice is very important and so I try to strive for opportunities that give open-endedness to where they do all get to have a voice right or wrong."Mrs. Prandy also needs parents to help
    She says,"Their voice is very important and so I try to strive for opportunities that give open-endedness to where they do all get to have a voice right or wrong."Mrs. Prandy also needs parents to help
  • Golden Apple: Christian Wilder

    Golden Apple: Christian Wilder

    Friday, February 28 2014 10:16 AM EST2014-02-28 15:16:38 GMT
    Christian Wilder has been teaching most of her life,  long before she ever had thoughts of ending up in an actual classroom."Teaching has been around in my family for a while," she says. "I did not think
    Christian Wilder has been teaching most of her life,  long before she ever had thoughts of ending up in an actual classroom."Teaching has been around in my family for a while," she says. "I did not think
  • Golden Apple: Shana Brown

    Golden Apple: Shana Brown

    Friday, February 28 2014 10:16 AM EST2014-02-28 15:16:38 GMT
    Shana Brown's students get to learn about how we got here. She teaches U.S. and World History at Thomson High School."I've always been intrigued by the story that got us to where we are," she says. "I
    Shana Brown's students get to learn about how we got here. She teaches U.S. and World History at Thomson High School."I've always been intrigued by the story that got us to where we are," she says. "I
  • Golden Apple: Stephanie Scott

    Golden Apple: Stephanie Scott

    Friday, February 28 2014 10:16 AM EST2014-02-28 15:16:38 GMT
    Long before Stephanie Scott came to Richmond County, Georgia, she was a small child in a small town.  That's when someone made a big impression."I've always wanted to become a teacher because of my 2nd
    Long before Stephanie Scott came to Richmond County, Georgia, she was a small child in a small town.  That's when someone made a big impression."I've always wanted to become a teacher because of my 2nd
  • Golden Apple: Carol Burton

    Golden Apple: Carol Burton

    Friday, February 28 2014 10:16 AM EST2014-02-28 15:16:38 GMT
    Carol Burton, who teaches at Westmont Elementary School, is this week's Golden Apple Award recipient.
    Carol Burton, who teaches at Westmont Elementary School, is this week's Golden Apple Award recipient.
  • Mom2Mom: Spring Spruce-Up?

    Mom2Mom: Spring Spruce-Up?

    Augusta Family Magazine March '13: When a busy mom's got too much going on and her brain gets cluttered, crazy things can happen!
    Augusta Family Magazine March '13: When a busy mom's got too much going on and her brain gets cluttered, crazy things can happen!


     
  • Golden Apple: Chanique Hill

    Golden Apple: Chanique Hill

    Tuesday, February 4 2014 9:17 PM EST2014-02-05 02:17:05 GMT
    When we walked in to Chiniqua Hill's classroom we thought we were in George Myers' forecast center.  These 6th graders are really into their lesson on meteorology."You walked in on what we call the activator,"
    When we walked in to Chiniqua Hill's classroom we thought we were in George Myers' forecast center.  These 6th graders are really into their lesson on meteorology."You walked in on what we call the activator,"
  • Greenville school has dead board members

    Greenville school has dead board members

    Tuesday, December 3 2013 8:41 AM EST2013-12-03 13:41:10 GMT
    GREENVILLE, S.C. (WSPA) - A private school in Greenville filed tax documents that appear to show one third of the board of directors is dead. The IRS non-profit form 990, filed in 2011 and 2012, also
    GREENVILLE, S.C. (WSPA) - A private school in Greenville filed tax documents that appear to show one third of the board of directors is dead. The IRS non-profit form 990, filed in 2011 and 2012, also
  • Mom2Mom: Teenage Daughters

    Mom2Mom: Teenage Daughters

    Thursday, August 1 2013 7:53 PM EDT2013-08-01 23:53:53 GMT
    Augusta Family Magazine, May/June '12:  The four-letter word that can really test a relationship, not to mention a mother's patience. Keeping your cool shopping for P-R-O-M!
    Augusta Family Magazine, May/June '12:  The four-letter word that can really test a relationship, not to mention a mother's patience. Keeping your cool shopping for P-R-O-M!
  • Mom2Mom: Sticking Together Now... and Then!

    Mom2Mom: Sticking Together Now... and Then!

    Thursday, August 1 2013 7:50 PM EDT2013-08-01 23:50:50 GMT
    Augusta Family Magazine July '13:  Many times a parent doesn't know what their toddlers have mastered until it's too late. Thank goodness a neighbor kept an eye out for Jennie's wee escapees!
    Augusta Family Magazine July '13:  Many times a parent doesn't know what their toddlers have mastered until it's too late. Thank goodness a neighbor kept an eye out for Jennie's wee escapees!



     
  • Mom2Mom: Obsolete Objects

    Mom2Mom: Obsolete Objects

    Thursday, August 1 2013 7:49 PM EDT2013-08-01 23:49:52 GMT
    Augusta Family Magazine Nov. '12:  Nothing makes a parent feel more obsolete than "fold up thingys" and vennels!  Read this month's Mom2Mom column to see what we mean!
    Augusta Family Magazine Nov. '12:  Nothing makes a parent feel more obsolete than "fold up thingys" and vennels!  Read this month's Mom2Mom column to see what we mean!





     
  • Mom2Mom: Here's to Camp Grow-A-Thick Skin!

    Mom2Mom: Here's to Camp Grow-A-Thick Skin!

    Thursday, August 1 2013 7:48 PM EDT2013-08-01 23:48:15 GMT
    Augusta Family Magazine April '13: When summer camp isn't as fun as it looks in the movies, kids have to grow a thick skin!
    Augusta Family Magazine April '13: When summer camp isn't as fun as it looks in the movies, kids have to grow a thick skin!
  • Mom2Mom: Crusin' Confusion

    Mom2Mom: Crusin' Confusion

    Augusta Family Magazine Feb. '13: Unexpected discovery on a family cruise that Jennie's son's perception of reality is seriously skewed by the sea's gentle rocking! Who is this kid, and what did he do with Zack?
    Augusta Family Magazine Feb. '13: Unexpected discovery on a family cruise that Jennie's son's perception of reality is seriously skewed by the sea's gentle rocking! Who is this kid, and what did he do with Zack?
  • Mom2Mom: Making A Splash At The Mall!

    Mom2Mom: Making A Splash At The Mall!

    Thursday, August 1 2013 7:36 PM EDT2013-08-01 23:36:02 GMT
    Augusta Family Magazine June '13: If this story had happened today, my child and I would have gone viral. Thank goodness there were no cell phone cameras in the late 90's!
    Augusta Family Magazine June '13: If this story had happened today, my child and I would have gone viral. Thank goodness there were no cell phone cameras in the late 90's!
  • Mom2Mom: Dinnertime Distractions

    Mom2Mom: Dinnertime Distractions

    Thursday, August 1 2013 7:25 PM EDT2013-08-01 23:25:53 GMT
    Mom2Mom September 2012:  "Dinnertime DIstractions"Mom2Mom September 2012: "Dinnertime DIstractions"
    Augusta Family Magazine Sept. '12: Juggling hats is a way of life for working moms... and sometimes it catches up with us!
    Augusta Family Magazine Sept. '12: Juggling hats is a way of life for working moms... and sometimes it catches up with us! 

     
  • Mom2Mom: Busted on the Beach

    Mom2Mom: Busted on the Beach

    Thursday, August 1 2013 7:25 PM EDT2013-08-01 23:25:05 GMT
    Augusta Family Magazine July '12: One of those moments when kids are embarrassed by their mom's uncool behavior. Moms live for this stuff!
    Augusta Family Magazine July '12: One of those moments when kids are embarrassed by their mom's uncool behavior. Moms live for this stuff!
  • Georgia "Back To School" Sales Tax Holiday Announced

    Georgia "Back To School" Sales Tax Holiday Announced

    Tuesday, July 16 2013 11:46 AM EDT2013-07-16 15:46:21 GMT
    With the advent of a new school year just weeks away, the Georgia Department of Revenue announces that the "back to school" sales tax holiday will be August 9th-10th.
    With the advent of a new school year just weeks away, the Georgia Department of Revenue announces that the "back to school" sales tax holiday will be August 9th-10th.
  • South Carolina Back To School "Sales Tax" Holiday Information

    South Carolina Back To School "Sales Tax" Holiday Information

    Tuesday, July 16 2013 9:39 AM EDT2013-07-16 13:39:16 GMT
    South Carolina will, once again this year, be withholding sales tax from August 2nd through August 4th on certain items related to kids going back to school.
    South Carolina will, once again this year, be withholding sales tax from August 2nd through August 4th on certain items related to kids going back to school.
  • GRU Pumps $1.8 Billion Into Local Economy

    GRU Pumps $1.8 Billion Into Local Economy

    Thursday, July 11 2013 12:46 AM EDT2013-07-11 04:46:27 GMT
    A study released by the Selig Center for Economic Growth reported that GRU pumped $1.8 billion into the local economy and generated a combined 19,192 jobs in fiscal year 2012.
    A study released by the Selig Center for Economic Growth reported that GRU pumped $1.8 billion into the local economy and generated a combined 19,192 jobs in fiscal year 2012.
  • Bob Richards Toyota Funding Community Programs

    Bob Richards Toyota Funding Community Programs

    Thursday, July 11 2013 12:27 AM EDT2013-07-11 04:27:39 GMT
    Bob Richards of Bob Richards Toyota recently presented United Way of the CSRA with a $10,000 check in support of the 2013 fundraising campaign.  Bob Richards of Bob Richards Toyota recently presented United Way of the CSRA with a $10,000 check in support of the 2013 fundraising campaign.
    Bob Richards of Bob Richards Toyota recently presented United Way of the CSRA with a $10,000 check in support of the 2013 fundraising campaign.
    Bob Richards of Bob Richards Toyota recently presented United Way of the CSRA with a $10,000 check in support of the 2013 fundraising campaign.
  • New GRU Parking Fees

    New GRU Parking Fees

    Wednesday, July 10 2013 11:58 PM EDT2013-07-11 03:58:43 GMT
    Parking prices are on the rise for GRU students and staff at the Summerville campus. Parking rates for faculty are $10/month. All students at GRU will pay $35/semester.
    Parking prices are on the rise for GRU students and staff at the Summerville campus. Parking rates for faculty are $10/month. All students at GRU will pay $35/semester.
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