Stories by Jenel Few

Monday, April 20, 2015

Savannah schools may curb homework

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- When it meets next month, the Savannah-Chatham school board will consider a proposed policy that would limit the amount of homework students are assigned each day.
By Jenel Few

Saturday, Aug 2, 2014

Savannah teacher fired over nude photos

The Savannah-Chatham school board fired teacher Lekeshia Jones for being irresponsible with her phone after students found nude photos of her on it.
By Jenel Few

Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014

1st-grader injured; Savannah teacher suspended

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- Gould Elementary School first-grade teacher Seth Kolodny is beginning a 60-day, unpaid suspension for inappropriately handling a situation with an out of control 6-year-old ...
By Jenel Few

Monday, Dec. 30, 2013

More hurdles to graduate high school

Graduating high school in Georgia just got complicated, and graduating high school with a HOPE scholarship got even more complicated than that.
By Jenel Few

Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2010

Obama cites Georgia girl in speech

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- West Chatham Middle School seventh-grader Tamerria Robinson decided it would be fun to write President Barack Obama. On Tuesday, he talked about her.  
By Jenel Few

Thursday, Jan. 7, 2010

Savannah pupils seem to ignore wounded elephant campaign

SAVANNAH -- The circus animal cruelty protest outside Hodge Elementary School didn't have a big impact on the children.
By Jenel Few

Saturday, Dec. 26, 2009

No quibbles with holiday nibbles, just think before you eat

Enjoy the season's treats, but nibble responsibly, experts say.
By Jenel Few

Tuesday, Aug 4, 2009

Saturday, Oct. 11, 2008

Audit finds Southwest Middle records changed; principal reassigned

SAVANNAH, Ga. --- Southwest Middle School Principal Tangela Madge was removed from her position last week after auditors found evidence of grade tampering and other questionable management practices.
By Jenel Few

Thursday, Sept. 27, 2007

Tales of Africa offer taste of diverse world to young readers

SAVANNAH, Ga. - Pupils at Largo-Tibet Elementary School have been eating fried plantains and drinking goat's milk for weeks.
By Jenel Few

Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2007

University program targets online security

SAVANNAH, Ga. - Armstrong Atlantic State University is out to help save the world one e-mail at a time.
By Jenel Few

Saturday, Feb. 17, 2007

Book project inspires students in Savannah

SAVANNAH, Ga. - If Beach High School hadn't required every student to read 25 books or 1 million words this year, Jaime Wright never would have picked up a novel.
By Jenel Few

Thursday, July 13, 2006

College cuts melon for all during July

STATESBORO, Ga. - Georgia Southern University's normally refined President Bruce Grube put on a white apron, picked up a knife and started cutting up.
By Jenel Few
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