Schools name new transportation director

Paul Abbott, the assistant director of transportation for the Richmond County school system, was unanimously promoted by the Board of... Read more

School system to study magnet school athletics issue


The Richmond County Board of Education agreed Tuesday to conduct a study on whether magnet school students should be allowed to... Read more

Richmond County schools absentee numbers high


The majority of Richmond Coun­ty public schools surveyed had absentee rates above state and national averages in the most... Read more

Board talks idea of allowing magnet students play sports at other...


Members of the Richmond County Board of Education went back-and-forth Tuesday afternoon on the idea of magnet school students... Read more

Summer meals offered to students in Aiken County

Aiken County Public Schools announced Thursday that it will be feeding children throughout the summer months. The Seamless Summer Program... Read more

Walker eliminated from national spelling bee


Lauren Walker, of Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School, was eliminated Wednesday from the Scripps National Spelling Bee. ... Read more

Thomson graduation moved to Sunday

Graduation exercises for Thomson High School will now be held Sunday at 6 p.m. at the Brickyard.

Graduation had been... Read more



Student adviser series: A.R. Johnson eighth-grader Tatum Minter

EDITOR’S NOTE: In early September, Georgia School Superintendent Richard Woods named 108 students to serve on his 2016-... Read more

Richmond County public schools to close Monday

Richmond County schools will be closed Monday to help shelter evacuees from Savannah.

A decision on making up the day... Read more