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2019 Douglas County Calendar Winners Announced  Douglasville, GA Patch

2019 Douglas County Calendar Winners Announced - Douglasville, GA - The "What Douglas County Means to Me" art contest winners are featured in the 2019 ...

Georgia teachers who have sex with students seldom go to prison  Atlanta Journal Constitution

On a Friday morning in 2012, a couple of hours past midnight, an East Georgia mom heard a noise from her daughter's bedroom. What she discovered in the ...

Special Holiday Concerts Scheduled At Douglas County Courthouse  Douglasville, GA Patch

Special Holiday Concerts Scheduled At Courthouse - Douglasville, GA - Chorus groups from schools throughout Douglas County will be performing on the ...

New Manchester High School Begins Second Year Of AVID Success  Douglasville, GA Patch

DOUGLAS COUNTY, GA — Eight teachers from New Manchester High School recently attended an AVID institute in Tampa, Florida, last June to learn to inspire ...

Cultural Arts Council Public Art Initiative Takes Off  Douglasville, GA Patch

CAC Public Art Initiative Takes Off - Douglasville, GA - A CAC Public Art Initiative will include 8 fire hydrants in downtown Douglasville, which will be turned into ...

Manchester High School Class of 2018  Journal Inquirer

MANCHESTER — These students graduated Tuesday from Manchester High School.

Douglas County high school hosting national student singing competition's semifinals

New Manchester High School's a cappella group InToneNation will not have to travel far to compete for a chance to earn a national singing title.

Manchester boys basketball forced to forfeit five victories  Ledger-Enquirer

The Manchester High School boys basketball team has forfeited five games due to an academically ineligible player. The forfeits have dropped Manchester's ...

New Manchester Elementary Teacher Earns County Teacher Of Year  Douglasville, GA Patch

New Manchester Elementary Earns Teacher Of Year - Douglasville, GA - New Manchester Elementary's Brittania Wright has earned Douglas County Teacher of ...

West Georgia school competing against nine others for Lottery's HOPE jingle

New Manchester High School was named a top 10 semifinalist for the HOPE Jingle Contest sponsored by the Georgia Lottery.

A new Day for Ohio State football  247Sports

What to know about new Ohio State head football coach Ryan Day.

Putnam football scrimmage moved | Sports  The Union-Recorder

EATONTON -- The details surrounding Putnam County High School's preseason scrimmage with Lamar County have been modified, according to War Eagles ...

Glover improved decision-making, offensive numbers during New Manchester career

New Manchester point guard Ja'Lisya Glover feels her decision-making on the court has improved in her four years on the Jaguars girls basketball team.

Douglas student vocalists earn thousands for their school with 'HOPE Jingle'

A Douglas County student choral group has won thousands for its school's creative arts programs with its performance of a song touting the link between the ...

Six finalists vying for Douglas schools Teacher of the Year award

A list of 34 school-level Teachers of the Year has been whittled down to six semifinalists in the running for the Douglas County Teacher of the Year award.

New principals greeting students at one of every three Douglas schools

One of every three Douglas County schools will have new principals and a high school will have an updated look and facilities at its 50-year-old building.

Elementary educator named Douglas County Teacher of the Year

Brittania Wright of New Manchester Elementary School was named Douglas County Teacher of the Year for 2018-2019 on Thursday.

Six Douglas County schools to see new principals next school year

Six Douglas County schools will have new principals in the fall, including a high school which will have its third leader in seven years.

7 Douglas County Students Selected For Governors Honors  Douglasville, GA Patch

7 Douglas Students Selected for Governor's Honors - Douglasville, GA - Seven students from schools in Douglas County have been selected to attend the ...

Spotlight to shine on Douglas County students at upcoming talent showcase

Douglas County's high school vocal and acting talent is about to be showcased.

Man on bike hit near New Manchester High School  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A man was hit after his bicycle drifted into a highway near New Manchester High School, the Douglas...

Douglas County names new principals for two high schools, middle school

New principals will lead two high schools and a middle school in Douglas County beginning July 1.

Stilwell named a semifinalist for HOPE Jingle contest

The ArtsBridge Foundation and the Georgia Lottery teamed up for the HOPE Jingle Contest which gave high school musical theater or dramatic arts programs ...

Georgia high school takes student engagement to the next level  CBS News

Students literally dance down the halls to the the beat of their own drums.

Manchester's Garrett Brown Signs with Georgia Bulldogs  WLTZ 38 NBC

Scott Carpenter,. Share This Story: Twitter · Facebook · Linkedin; More. Garret Brown has signed on to play baseball for the University of Georgia.

Douglas Graduation Rate Surpasses State Average For 4th Year  Douglasville, GA Patch

DOUGLAS COUNTY, GA — The Douglas County School System Class of 2018 high school graduation rate of 86.5 percent once again surpassed the ...

EXCLUSIVE: Meriwether Co. Superintendent confirms inappropriate relationship between teacher, student  WTVM

The Superintended of Meriwether County Schools confirms to News Leader 9 that an inappropriate relationship between a student and a teacher has occurred.

Sheriff: Ex-Manchester High teacher charged with sexual assault on student  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Brandon Christopher Scholz, 30, is charged with sexual assault of a student and criminal attempt to commit a misdemeanor, said Meriwether County Sheriff ...

ArtsBridge partners with Georgia Lottery for its HOPE Jingle Contest

ArtsBridge and the Georgia Lottery are teaming up for the HOPE Jingle Contest, and the public can vote to choose the winners. The Georgia Lottery is giving ...

The Class of 2018 who graduated from Coventry High School  Journal Inquirer

These students graduated from Coventry High School on Saturday: Ab-Bo: Brett Aberle, Colleen Ackroyd, Amy Akerley, Eric AmEnde, Nathan Atkinson, Taylor ...

Two teens, three others charged in Douglas County neighborhood murder

Five people ranging in ages from 18 to 22 are facing murder charges in the shooting death of a man found May 30 on a Douglas County neighborhood street.

What's filming in Atlanta now? HBO's Watchmen, Clint Eastwood's The Mule, Stranger Things, Stuber, and more  Atlanta Magazine

Summer filming is well underway in Atlanta, and no amount of rain seems to be slowing it down. There are some really interesting projects gracing our city this ...

6 Semi-Finalists Named For Douglas County Teacher Of Year  Douglasville, GA Patch

6 Semi-Finalists Named For Douglas Teacher Of Year - Douglasville, GA - A list of 34 finalists has now whittled down to six teachers in the running to be ...

Foundation Fun Run To Raise Funds For Douglas School System  Douglasville, GA Patch

Foundation Fun Run To Raise Funds For Schools - Douglasville, GA - This is the seventh year the Douglas County Education Foundation has sponsored a fall ...

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Taylor leading New Manchester by example

The hard work New Manchester running back Anthony “A.J.” Taylor Jr. is putting into both his athletic and academic endeavors is paying off every day, his coach ...

Power Five commitment recap: June 30-July 6  247Sports

June 30: Marcus Major | RB | Oklahoma City (Okla.) Millwood Committed to: Oklahoma 247Sports Composite: 4-star (0.8953), No. 331 Overall, No. 17 RB

UK football player wanted to take a bus across campus — and ended up in Pikeville  Lexington Herald Leader

On June 22, Kentucky true freshman Jerquavion Mahone left the Joe Craft Football Training Facility and climbed on a bus he thought was going to take him ...

Douglas sheriff investigating death of man found shot on subdivision street

Douglas County detectives were investigating a possible homicide after a man died after being found with gunshot wounds in the street of a subdivision early ...

Memorial service held for former Manchester High School student and competitive cheerleader found shot to death in Alabama

A memorial *service* was held Saturday at Clover Hill Assembly of God in Midlothian for Tiara Alexandra Cole, a former Manchester High School student and ...

Manchester teacher charged with sexual assault of student - LaGrange Daily News  LaGrange Daily News

You have read 1 of 5 articles. Log In or Subscribe. Manchester man accused of 'inappropriate contact'. By Melanie Ruberti. Scholz.

Manchester Obituary: Kathleen Peterman-Kerr, 71  Manchester, CT Patch

Kathleen Peterman-Kerr, daughter of the late Lorraine E. (Smith) and Barney T. Peterman, passed away February 26, 2018.

Potential UGA offer: ‘I want this more than anything’  DawgNation

Just a couple more points on his ACT. Just about three or four more points in two courses during the final semester of his senior year. That is all New Manchester ...

Both GMC Prep teams land in top 24 of initial power ratings  The Union-Recorder

The Georgia High School Association (GHSA) released its initial varsity basketball power ratings for the 2017-18 season earlier this week and they brought good ...

High school scores above, entire Douglas system below state readiness average

The Douglas County School System ranked above the state average at the high school level but below the state at elementary and middle school levels on a ...

John Marshall standout Isaiah Todd transferring  Richmond Free Press

Isaiah Todd, arguably the area's top college prospect since Moses Malone, is changing basketball addresses. After leading Richmond's John Marshall High ...

Douglas board OKs four new principals and denies charter school request

Four Douglas County schools will have new leaders in the 2017-18 school year.

Caryn L. Janton  Hartford Courant

On Tuesday, April 17, 2018, the world lost one of the kindest souls there ever was, when Caryn Lesal Janton passed on. Caryn attended Manchester High ...

High school student killed in Douglas County crash

An 18-year-old senior at New Manchester High School passed away after an early-morning accident in Douglas County on Friday.

First-year Paulding educator returns to teach at school she attended

Paulding County's music education programs have brought a new teacher back home.

BOYS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Mundy's Mill, Jonesboro record perfect weeks

The holidays are approaching and local boys programs are making moves up the region standings, including Jonesboro and Mundy's Mill.

Georgia’s 2017 Teacher of the Year didn’t plan to be a teacher  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Georgia's 2017 Teacher of the Year didn't plan to be a teacher, but he is urging everyone in the state who is involved in education to help make the profession ...

Teen who gave shoes to homeless man wanted to be 'blessing for somebody else'

DOUGLASVILLE, Ga. -- The story of a local teen who performed a simple act of kindness touched thousands of people online, and now his community is taking a ...

Douglas educator Casey Bethel named Georgia Teacher of the Year

Douglas County is home to Georgia's top teacher. New Manchester High School science teacher Casey Bethel was named the 2017 winner of the annual honor ...

Witzel, Sandra Faye  The Chattanoogan

Sandra Faye Witzel, 67, of Rossville, Georgia, passed away on Monday, October 15, 2018 in an automobile accident. She was a member of Rossville Church of ...

Highlights: Douglas County Board Of Education Meeting

DOUGLASVILLE, GA — The following are some highlights from the special called meeting of the Douglas County Board of Education on Monday, January 9.

Douglas County Restaurant Inspections: KFC, Wendys : ICYMI  Douglasville, GA Patch

DOUGLASVILLE, GA — Here are some restaurant and food *service* inspections conducted in Douglas County during the past week. Click on the date or score to ...

Breaking: Last-minute RB qualifier signs with UGA  DawgNation

DOUGLASVILLE, Ga. -- Brian Herrien completed his comeback. He reached his goals last week, but it finally became official on Tuesday. New Manchester High ...

Breaking: UGA will add a signee to its recruiting class as early as Saturday  DawgNation

DOUGLASVILLE, Ga. — Brian Herrien reached his goal line. According to school officials at New Manchester High School, the unrated 6-foot-1, 210-pound ...

Douglas County High School Graduation Schedule 2016

Douglasville, GA - The graduation times and dates, plus other important final dates for the school year.

Student banned from prom, graduation after Twitter post | WSB-TV  WSB Atlanta

A Douglas County teen accused of tweeting a threat to blow up his school has been suspended for the rest of the school year and banned from his prom and ...

Walkout Highlights, Coast to Coast: Recapping the Student Protests and the Sights and Sounds That Helped #Enough Trend on Social Media  The 74

For more news on the reactions to the national walkout — and our continuing reporting on gun deaths and injuries at schools across the country — sign up for ...

Why a Ga. Walmart employee gave away his shoes to a homeless man  FOX 5 Atlanta

Phil Powell's smile may just be as big as his heart. It was that heart that landed New Manchester High School student in the spotlight after a customer took this ...

Elijah Holyfield's rise not a surprise to Smart, UGA teammates  247Sports

Elijah Holyfield has risen from mop-up duty in 2017 to the team's leading rusher in 2018 but Kirby Smart and UGA's players aren't at all shocked.

Artificial high school football fields failed across Georgia  FOX 5 Atlanta

ATLANTA - All across Georgia, athletic directors and coaches saw something strange going on with their FieldTurf artificial football fields. “It would be like you ...

Douglas students awarded Brian Jordan Foundation Scholarships

Four Douglas County high school graduates were among 17 recipients of a scholarship established by a former Atlanta Braves and Falcons star.

Founding principal of Early College retiring from career helping students like her  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Susan Willard has been the leader of Early College Academy of Columbus since its inception 11 years ago, capping a 31-year career in education.

Douglas' 34 schools name Teachers of the Year for 2016-17

The Douglas County School System's 34 schools recently announced their selections for Teacher of the Year for 2016-2017.

Douglas County names science educator Teacher of the Year

She mentors both beginning teachers and young female students about what's ahead of them in life. Now, Rachel Rogers can look forward to representing ...

Principal Fired After Praying, Reading Bible With Students  Fox News Insider

A Georgia high school principal says he was fired after he read the Bible and prayed with a group of students during a volunteer Christian group meeting.

​Men arrested for sexual crimes  Newnan Times-Herald

Authorities with the Meriwether County Sheriff's Office announced the arrest of two men wanted for sexual crimes. Jerry Scott, 45, was arrested last week on ...

Memorial service honors former elite cheerleader found dead in hotel room

MIDLOTHIAN, Va. -- Friends and family are mourning a former Manchester High School student and elite Chesterfield cheerleader who was killed in Alabama ...

New administrators, programs to greet some Douglas students

Some Douglas County students will see new and upgraded buildings and new administrators at their schools when the 2017-2018 academic year begins ...

Douglas County Names Teacher of Year Semifinalists

Douglasville, GA - The eight nominees are in the running for the top award, which will be announced next month.

Hidden in Plain Sight  Bleacher Report

Welcome to Montezuma, Georgia, a rural community of hard-working, football-loving folks and home to one of the nation's most productive high school ...

Where things stand: Notre Dame and its QB targets in 2019  247Sports

Irish Illustrated brings its VIP subscribers the latest on where things stand in Fighting Irish football recruiting. Today, we share intel on the search for a ...

Douglas schools' summer work includes renovating gym and adding classrooms

Lithia Springs students of all ages could see new classrooms and renovated buildings when they return to school at the end of this month.

It's gold medals galore for Winslow Township's Dancy

One year ago, Shakira Dancy was competing for New Manchester High School in the Douglas County, Ga., track and field championships. - Phil Anastasia ...

Sentell’s Intel: Revisiting the against-all-odds story of freshman RB Brian Herrien  DawgNation

Brian Herrien ran for 19 yards and six points on his first college carry against North Carolina. When he did, his coach and mentor Myron Terry almost hit the ...

Georgia Tech Recruiting: Meet the Recruits - AB Omahri Jarrett  From The Rumble Seat

Omahri Jarrett became the fourth commitment in Georgia Tech's 2015 class back in early June of 2014, joining Will Bryan, AJ Gray, and Jaylend Ratliffe in a ...

Honoring Our Veterans 2018 | Honoring our Veterans

The Richmond Times-Dispatch salutes our veterans. The following collection of photos was submitted by readers as a tribute to some of the men and women in ...

Douglasville-Area Schools: Magnet Program Apps Due By Mid-December

Douglasville, GA - Learn more about the Douglas County School System's four magnet high schools.

Meet the 200 Virginians in the military who have died since 9/11  Virginian-Pilot

Since the Sept. 11 terror attacks, 200 people from Virginia have died while supporting military operations in Iraq, Syria and Afghanistan. The Virginian-Pilot is ...

Douglas County Teacher of the Year Named

Douglasville, GA - New Manchester High School's Casey Bethel will represent the county in the Georgia Teacher of the Year recognition program.

Mom, mentor helped Douglas Teacher of the Year bring 'enthusiasm'

Douglas County's Teacher of the Year remembers when she realized she wanted to teach the youngest students.

Former classmates share Douglas County STAR academic award

Two former classmates now at different schools ended up tied for Douglas County's annual STAR Student award this year.

Douglas County High students tie for area's STAR award  Marietta Daily Journal

Two high school seniors recently tied for Douglas County's overall STAR student award that recognizes overall academic achievement.

40 Under 40 Class of 2017  UGA Today

The University of Georgia Alumni Association has unveiled the 40 Under 40 Class of 2017. The program began in 2011 and celebrates the personal, ...

Update: Woman, 46, charged after alleged hit-and-run in Douglas County  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Several charges were filed against the woman accused of hitting a high school student getting off a school bus and leaving the scene, the Georgia State Patrol ...

Revealed: How your child's school is performing at GCSE and A-level  Manchester Evening News

Only one school in Greater Manchester saw 100 per cent of pupils gain at least five GCSEs including English and maths in last year's GCSE results - Altrincham ...

US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Jamal Walton Leads The Pack With Top All-Time 400m Mark  MileSplit

Last spring at the Pan-American Junior Athletics Championships, Jamal Walton ran one of the top marks ever by a high school athlete. Walton threw down a ...

Teen Arrested, Expelled for Bringing Knife to School

Douglasville, GA - New Manchester High School student Talmaj Mitchell, 18, was arrested on Tuesday and charged with possession of a weapon on school ...

Breaking down Liberty football's 2017 recruiting class | Damien Sordelett's Blog  Lynchburg News and Advance

The Liberty coaching staff spent the past two weekends hosting a plethora of recruits and the late official visits paid off with a slew of verbal commits that turned ...

NSU's Alex Mauricio drafted by Yankees  Richmond Free Press

Former Norfolk State University and Manchester High School baseball standout Alex Mauricio is now an employee of the New York Yankees.

TSYS worker Michelle Hanna Fuller writes "Reflections of God's Grace" | Columbus Ledger-Enquirer  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Michelle Hanna Fuller delivers devotional messages in new book “Reflections of God's Grace,” which is sold on Amazon and Barnes & Noble. The book has a ...

VSU signs area high schoolers for Trojans football  Richmond Free Press

C.J. Bynum was an All-State foot- ball offensive lineman this past fall for Highland Springs High School in Henrico County. Now he hopes to become an All-CIAA ...

Douglas organization seeking businesses and groups to help schools

A Douglas County schools program designed to allow businesses and organizations to directly assist students is ready for the upcoming school year.

Douglas County Selects 2015-16 Teachers of the Year

Douglasville, GA - All 34 are candidates for the school system's top overall teaching award, which will be awarded in October.

University of Richmond  RIchmond Spiders Athletic

Beginning with the Class of 2004-05, the Department of Athletics began honoring specific Teams of Distinction for induction into the Hall of Fame. These teams ...

Owensby, Daniel (Trenton)  The Chattanoogan

Daniel Owensby, 38 , of Trenton, passed away Saturday morning, October 13, 2018 at his residence. He was a graduate of Dade County High School and a ...

Students parodying art masterpieces in show at Douglas arts center

The Cultural Arts Council Douglasville/Douglas County is hosting the annual winter art competition featuring work from Douglas County students in grades ...

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