Barry Paschal

Columbia County schools oppose charter legislation

With a state constitutional amendment on charter schools stalled in the Georgia Legislature, Columbia County school board members on Tuesday... Read more

Columbia County schools weigh budget cuts


Larger class sizes with fewer teachers and aides will be the likely result of Columbia County school system efforts to fill a $10... Read more

Columbia County attorney helped close Magnolia Trace deal

Columbia County’s attorney confirmed Tuesday that he had been paid to work as the closing attorney on a Martinez land deal on which an affordable... Read more

Columbia County hires deputy administrator


Glenn Kennedy II will soon come to work just down the street from where he graduated from high school.

But it was a long... Read more

Columbia County students can change schools


Columbia County students will be allowed to request a transfer to one of seven schools next year under guidelines presented Tuesday... Read more

Cross proposes term limits

If local lawmakers agree, Colum­bia County voters this year could decide to limit the time county commissioners serve in office.

Under... Read more