The pot could be sweetened to encourage Augusta-Richmond County employees to take early retirement, potentially saving taxpayers an estimated $2... Read more
Eighteen schools in Georgia -- none in the Augusta area -- made such drastic gains on state testing last year that their improvements were... Read more
Children are no longer being dragged into Richmond County Juvenile Court after a few unexcused absences.
Juvenile Court Judge Ben Allen... Read more
The larger list of Georgia elementary schools suspected of cheating on state tests won't be known for at least a few more days because an official... Read more
Summer vacation isn't always a summer break for Richmond County educators.
"I think that would apply for everybody," Math Coordinator... Read more
Georgia's children made gains in math, but a closer look at test scores shows wide swings -- both up and down -- in Richmond County.
For... Read more
Tubman Middle School could be removed from the dreaded "needs improvement" list for the first time, but no one will be at the school to celebrate... Read more
If children aren't engaged in math and science today, this country won't be competitive in the future, said Truman Bell of ExxonMobil.
The... Read more
Thursday's sudden death of pop legend Michael Jackson created a run on his music, causing many local stores to sell out and driving a spike in... Read more
Only a small fraction of Richmond County students were disciplined for gang activity this past school year, but the number grew and the activity... Read more