Columbus High School junior Patrick Chappel, 16, isn't satisfied with the Muscogee County School District's response to criticism of its video conference with state legislators, an alternative event conducted during the hour before the National School Walkout.
Shane Larkin, a former U.S. Army staff sergeant, served 10 years in the infantry, including deployments to Bosnia, Kosovo and Iraq. Now, he teaches history at Early College Academy of Columbus and is the Muscogee County School District 2017 Teacher of the Year.
East Columbus Magnet Academy principal Tamura Magwood explains why the Columbus middle school wants the Muscogee County School Board to name its football field after John "Pepper" Spurlock Jr., who was the assistant principal when he died in October at 42.
Muscogee County School District superintendent David Lewis asked the Muscogee County School Board in a called meeting Monday to use the Presidents Day holiday to make up one of the four missed days of class because of severe weather this school year.
Muscogee County School Board member Laurie McRae of District 5 challenged Frank Myers of District 8 and his description of the district as a "toxic environment" -- and Myers upped the ante, alleging "criminal conduct" in the district.
The Muscogee County School Board will vote Jan. 17 on whether Midtown Columbus School of the Arts will be the new arts school's name. The Ledger-Enquirer visited Iron Bank coffee shop to ask folks their opinion about the proposal.
The Tuskegee-Morehouse Parade prior to the two schools' football game on Oct. 8 brings fellowship before the competition. Fans and families from different counties in Alabama and Georgia gather to celebrate the tradition.
Eight eighth-graders are the first recipients in the Muscogee County School District of the four-year-old state program that selects students based on financial need and demonstrated ability to succeed.
An eyewitness recalls what she saw at the school bus crash site early this morning at the intersection of Garret and Jackson roads. The accident has led to the death of the bus driver and serious injuries among four children at Mathews Elementary School. Parents and grandparents of children at the school expressed concerns and empathy.