Judicial appointment


Carla Wong McMillian , a 1991 graduate of Westminster and daughter of Yau Kwan Wong, of Augusta, has been appointed to a judgeship in state court of Fayette County, Ga.

Earns certification

Jesse A. Johnson , a native of Augusta and director of human resources for the State Board of Pardons and Paroles, recently earned certification as a Senior Professional in Human Resources.

Junior League board

Junior League of Augusta has named the following members of its 2010-2011 executive board:

Paula Jackson Herz , president; Elizabeth Donald Donsbach , president-elect; Lisa Taylor , community vice president; Julie Kneuker , finance vice president; Bobi Claridge , membership vice president; and Ashley Pritchett , communications vice president.

Rebekah Henry , treasurer; Melissa Hankinson , placement chairwoman; Kari Baker , parliamentarian; Kelley Norris , Tea Time publications chairwoman; Anna Susan Boykin , corresponding secretary; Sarah Davis , ways and means treasurer; and April J. King, sustainer adviser.

Receive scholarships

The following students have been awarded $600 Students Who Care scholarships:

Taylor Mitchell , John S. Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School; David Price , A.R. Johnson Health Science and Engineering Magnet High School; Tannasia Rhodes and Victoria Wakefield , Hephzibah Comprehensive High School; and Mercedes Wheat , T.W. Josey High School.

Raises $2 million

The 2010 SRS Employee United Way Campaign, a joint effort between Savannah River Nuclear Solutions and Savannah River Remediation, raised more than $2 million for United Way.

Military news

- Wesley R. Meno , a 2006 graduate of John S. Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School and son of Dale R. and Rhonda G. Meno, of Augusta, has graduated from the Army Reserve Officer Training Corps Leader Development and Assessment Course at Fort Lewis, Tacoma, Wash. He is a student at Augusta State University.



Hephzibah grad serving on Navy destroyer

JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM — A 1986 Hephzibah High School graduate and Augusta native is serving in the Navy aboard the guided-... Read more

4-H members collect pop tabs for local charity


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School menus




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