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Life

Class Act with Donna Lowry

Class Act with Donna LowryClass Act with Donna Lowry
  • Life
  • 4 months ago
Kids Who Care

Kids Who Care

Kids Who CareSee remarkable kids making a difference in the community
  • Kids Who Care
  • 4 months ago
Lawrenceville

Area schools have to pay recycling costs

Area schools have to pay recycling costsRecycling at a Gwinnett County school is on hold because the once-free service now has a cost involved.
  • Lawrenceville
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Crime

Grandmother charged with hitting 4th grader on bus

Grandmother charged with hitting 4th grader on busA northwest grandmother reportedly took matters into her own hands on a school bus full of children and hit a 10 year old because she said he bullied her grandson.
  • Crime
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
West Side

8th grader caught with gun at B.E.S.T. Academy

8th grader caught with gun at B.E.S.T. AcademyAn 8th grader with a gun set off the metal detector at school with a 22 caliber gun.
  • West Side
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Education

Where the jobs are: Manufacturing

Where the jobs are: ManufacturingThe past stigma of manufacturing jobs as dirty and undesirable still lingers, but good jobs in manufacturing are in need of workers.
  • Education
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Education

Class Notes: Carolina Mauersberg

Class Notes: Carolina Mauersbergfor her Girl Scouts Gold Award project, Carolina Mauersberg of North Gwinnett High School created a program to help build self-esteem in teenage girls.
  • Education
  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
Education

Class Notes: DeKalb Art Contest

Class Notes: DeKalb Art ContestDeKalb County State Court offices are looking more interesting these days thanks to art created by students in a special contest.
  • Education
  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
Education

Class Notes Sydney Oden

Class Notes Sydney OdenGold Award recipient Sydney helps children to better understand Alzheimer’s disease by creating a children’s book called “I Remember Him” based on her own experience with her grandfather.
  • Education
  • 7 months, 3 weeks ago
Education

Class Notes Warrior TV

Class Notes Warrior TVWhite County High School's Warrior TV broadcast team had a live interview with Governor Nathan Deal.
  • Education
  • 8 months ago
Canton

Student, lunch monitor save choking 3rd grader

Student, lunch monitor save choking 3rd graderA Cherokee County student and a lunch monitor are being called heroes for saving a third-grader.
  • Canton
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Downtown

Sonny Perdue takes the stand in APS trial

Sonny Perdue takes the stand in APS trialPerdue spoke about why he ordered a special investigation into cheating throughout the district.
  • Downtown
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Education

Schools across Georgia slash recess time

Schools across Georgia slash recess timeSchools across Georgia have slashed recess time to 15 minutes.
  • Education
  • 3 weeks ago
Lawrenceville - Snellville

Gwinnett Co. cracking down on drivers who pass school buses

Gwinnett Co. cracking down on drivers who pass school busesGwinnett County becomes the latest metro county to crackdown on motorists who drive by school buses as they're dropping-off and picking up students.
  • Lawrenceville - Snellville
  • 3 weeks ago
Local

APS Trial: Intimidation used to try to stop investigation

APS Trial: Intimidation used to try to stop investigationIn the Atlanta Public Schools cheating trial on Wednesday, further proof that some school officials tried to use fear and intimidation to stop the cheating investigation.
  • Local
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Education

Parents of teen donate dog to sniff for synthetic drugs

Parents of teen donate dog to sniff for synthetic drugsThe Dyers are donating a dog sniff synthetic drgus to the K-9 team at the Douglas County Sheriff's Department, in memory of their son.
  • Education
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Education

Georgia graduation rates up 3rd year in a row

Georgia graduation rates up 3rd year in a row4-year high school graduation rates are up slightly from 71.5%
  • Education
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Tech

1 in 10 parents will track kids with apps on Halloween

1 in 10 parents will track kids with apps on HalloweenDads are 3 times more likely to track their kids with technology this Halloween.
  • Tech
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Local

APS Trial: Large file of CRCT documents disappeared

APS Trial: Large file of CRCT documents disappearedAt the Atlanta Public Schools cheating trial on Wednesday, testimony about the mysterious disappearance of a large file of CRCT test documents. It contained years' worth of certified reports.
  • Local
  • 1 month ago
Decatur

New trials ordered involving DeKalb Co. Schools

New trials ordered involving DeKalb Co. SchoolsA Superior Court judge has just ordered new trials in a corruption case involving DeKalb County Schools.
  • Decatur
  • 1 month ago
Decision 2014

Candidates for governor spar on HOPE

Candidates for governor spar on HOPEGov. Nathan Deal and his Democratic opponent, Sen. Jason Carter, are pointing fingers, saying the other guy's cuts were worse.
  • Decision 2014
  • 1 month ago
Suwanee

Heavy police presence at two Gwinnett County Schools

Heavy police presence at two Gwinnett County SchoolsHeavy police presence at two Gwinnett County Schools
  • Suwanee
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Local

Ex-teachers say they were told to change test answers

Ex-teachers say they were told to change test answersThe educators say they were told to change answers, but were afraid they might go to jail for it.
  • Local
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Local

Witness asked to change CRCT answers 2 years in a row

Witness asked to change CRCT answers 2 years in a rowThe witness mentioned specific allegations regarding her assistant principal.
  • Local
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Education

APS names Barry Blackmon II Teacher of the Year

APS names Barry Blackmon II Teacher of the YearA sixth grade teacher at B.E.S.T. Academy has been named Atlanta Public Schools' districtwide teacher of the year.
  • Education
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Education

Ebola: Schools announce plans, consulate warns against stigma

Ebola: Schools announce plans, consulate warns against stigmaAs the Ebola crisis continues to unfold, more communities are taking precautions, including some metro Atlanta school districts.
  • Education
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Education

Atlanta teen gets perfect SAT, ACT scores

Atlanta teen gets perfect SAT, ACT scoresTeen credits school, parents for perfect scores
  • Education
  • 1 month, 1 week ago