Updated: 01/10/2012 - When police shot and killed a Texas eighth grader last week, they initially thought he was holding a real gun.
Updated: 01/09/2012 - Officials will vote on the university consolidation plan Tuesday. Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal is talking Only to 12 about the merger.
Updated: 01/09/2012 - We're barely into 2012, so it's hard to think about 2013, but for local schools, it's already time to make decisions about the budget for the next school year.
Updated: 01/09/2012 - A new law in the state of Georgia allows parents in Richmond County to apply to send their child to another school within the Richmond County School System.
Updated: 01/09/2012 - Zais says he wants to replace the federal government's all-or-nothing accountability system with one that makes sense.
Updated: 01/06/2012 - It's the ultimate field trip: a week in London. News 12 sat down with a few of the students to talk about what many of them are calling a once in a lifetime experience.
Updated: 01/05/2012 - News 12 first told you the merger was imminent following our report on Tuesday. Sources have told News 12 the merger is a done deal, but we'll soon have the official announcement.
Updated: 01/04/2012 - Sources tell News 12 a Georgia Health Sciences University and Augusta State University merger is imminent.
Updated: 01/02/2012 - Experts say some educators have bowed to the mounting pressure under the federal No Child Left Behind law as schools' benchmarks increase each year.
Updated: 01/02/2012 - School will be back in session before you know it. We have a list of school start dates for the CSRA.
Updated: 12/27/2011 - Students with the Evans High School band are headed to London to perform and march in the New Year's Day parade.
Updated: 12/19/2011 - The university will focus on the production of different strains of microalgae grown in wastewater. The researchers will also study the economic viability of an algae-based biofuels industry.
Updated: 12/19/2011 - Experts say there are more needy students, but some families don't sign up for the federal program.
Posted: 12/16/2011 - The investigation was launched after Robert Champion, a former band leader at Southwest DeKalb, died in November in what's believed to be a hazing incident at Florida A & M University.
Updated: 12/15/2011 - Deputies and SLED continue to investigate accusations against a former high school principal.
Updated: 12/15/2011 - The study's findings are far below the 82 percent failure that Education Secretary Arne Duncan predicted earlier this year. Duncan and others are trying to address by granting states relief from the federal law.
Updated: 12/14/2011 - Richmond County School Superintendent Dr. Frank Roberson cleared his doctor to speak exclusively to News 12 for the first time about the life-saving surgery.
Updated: 12/14/2011 - Saluda County deputies arrested a former Aiken County School principal for contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
Posted: 12/14/2011 - Walter Woods, spokesman for the DeKalb County school district, said Wednesday they were looking at every high school after two incidents during band activities over the summer.
Updated: 12/14/2011 - For one family, it's personal. They are here all the way from Texas to share their story of how their daughter lost her life because of her phone.
Posted: 12/13/2011 - The state has been working to make college more affordable for lower-income families.
Updated: 12/13/2011 - Freedom Park Elementary has partnered with Pearson-America's Choice for the past four years to improve student learning. This week they are being recognized as being a national model school.
Updated: 12/13/2011 - Three Florida A&M band members were charged Monday in the beatings, which came about three weeks before drum major Robert Champion died during a band trip to Orlando, police said.