In the 2010-11 school year, three Richmond County high schools - Lucy C. Laney, T.W. Josey and Glenn Hills - began reform using a three-year federal School Improvement Grant.
When Sgt. 1st Class Jamie Menard deploys from Fort Gordon, the entire Menard family, which has endured four deployments in 10 years, becomes afraid for the worst.
Last week former Augusta Commission member Joe Bowles said he'd announce plans to run for the District 22 state Senate seat next year when sitting Sen. Hardie Davis officially announces he'll run for mayor of Augusta. This week, he said his wife, Sandy, has "pretty much" talked him out of it.