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Failed inauguration trip for local students sparks investigation

It was a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, a chance to see President Barack Obama inaugurated into his second term, but now some of the local students who went on the trip say they didn't get what they were promised. (WRDW-TV)

Updated: 02/27/2013 - The failed inauguration trip for a group of Butler High School students has now sparked an investigation. Administrators from the Richmond County School System say they hope to have more answers by the end of the week.

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Lawmaker tags Denmark Tech the 'poster child' for FOIA changes

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Updated: 03/12/2013 - On Monday, a News 12 special assignment shed light on a possible crime problem at Denmark Tech, but it also raised serious questions about public information at the school. A local lawmaker talks about his bill that could fix the problem.

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Jenkins Co. schools closing tomorrow

Posted: 02/26/2013 - A school administrator has confirmed that the Jenkins County School System will be closed on Wednesday due to "recent inclement weather and flooding conditions."

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News 12 Investigation: Crime problems at Denmark Tech

Denmark Tech (WRDW-TV)

Updated: 03/12/2013 - For five months, News 12 has been investigating a college only 50 miles east of Augusta. Two students were shot on the campus just last year. After additional reports of drugs, assaults and violence, we're putting the spotlight on Denmark Tech.

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City of Hephzibah looking to form charter school

Updated: 02/25/2013 - It all started with the election in November and the charter school amendment. The amendment gave control of charter schools to the state, taking it away from the local board of education.

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Man is determined to keep police chief in Waynesboro

Updated: 02/18/2013 - The City of Waynesboro will soon be loosing its Chief of Police. Alfonzo Williams has been recommended for public safety chief of Richmond County Schools, making it through the first step of the process.

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Bond referendum back on the table for Aiken Co. schools?

Updated: 02/13/2013 - Could Aiken County voters be asked to pay a more for schools again? Three years ago, a multi-million dollar bond referendum was defeated in a landslide, but the idea for a new one has come up again.

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District could reallocate money to rebuild aged Aiken Co. school

Updated: 02/12/2013 - Tonight, school leaders in Aiken County will discuss the future of one of the district's historic campuses. Leavelle McCampbell Middle School was built just after World War I. Now, a lot of people say its age has caught up with it.

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UPDATE: 5 students arrested after lockdown at Swainsboro High School

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Updated: 02/07/2013 - The Emanuel County Sheriff's Office says five students have been arrested after reports of a gun on school property Thursday. The Sheriff's Office says a staff member was alerted to the possibility of a student with a handgun at 10 a.m.

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USC alumni advocate at Statehouse for 8 campuses

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Updated: 02/06/2013 - Association president Jack Claypoole says alumni have volunteered to meet with lawmakers to discuss legislation that might affect the state's colleges and universities.

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New playground in Columbia Co. is for all types of kids

A new playground in Columbia County makes playing accessible for all types of children. (WRDW-TV)

Updated: 02/06/2013 - A new playground in Columbia County is making a lot more kids smile. The park is next to the main library, off of Evans Town Center Blvd. The one thing that makes the park different is that all kinds of kids can enjoy it.

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