Before I could react, the guy shoved his hand through my car window, pressed the handgun firmly against my chest and demanded that I... Read more
Dana Bedden is an educated man, but the Richmond County school superintendent has trouble coming up with the answer to a certain question.... Read more
Despite budgetary challenges, the new Advanced Placement academy at Laney High School is expected to be up and running when school starts Friday... Read more
The Richmond County school system is digging into the wallets of its employees -- again -- to get itself out of a $7.2 million financial hole.... Read more
Six days of furloughs lie ahead for Medical College of Georgia and Augusta State University personnel, and potentially even layoffs for some at... Read more
On a Monday in October, the aunt of a Richmond County student received a letter stating that she and her nephew needed to show up four days later... Read more
Joe Scott, the often outspoken member of the Richmond County Board of Education, died in his sleep Saturday morning.
Mr. Scott, 73, was... Read more
The Richmond County school board gambled and lost.
Last week, the board voted against raising taxes slightly more than $8 for a $100,000... Read more