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.
Updated: 02/12/2013 - They are called STAR Students because they are in the top 10 percent or top 10 students in their class and have scored exceptionally well on the SATs.
Posted: 02/11/2013 - The five juveniles accused of starting a rumor about a student with a handgun at Swainsboro High School last week appeared in court on Monday.
Updated: 02/11/2013 - More than 630,000 customers are without power and six states have declared a state of emergency and all this is happening as a group of college kids from USC Aiken visited Boston.
Updated: 02/06/2013 - A debate is lighting up around the GRU Summerville campus because in the fall, that's exactly what they won't be able to do. Starting in August, the campus is going tobacco-free.
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.
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.
Posted: 02/06/2013 - You go to school for nearly 20 years, all with the hopes that when you graduate, you'll get a job. But with our area's unemployment rate up to 9.8 percent, that's not so easy.
Updated: 02/04/2013 - In just the span of two weeks, two Columbia County students have taken their own lives. The untimely deaths are causing school leaders to take another look at how they talk to students about the tough subject.
Updated: 02/04/2013 - The Georgia Board of Regents has voted unanimously to hire University of Georgia Provost Jere Morehead to succeed Michael Adams as university president.
Posted: 02/04/2013 - News 12 has learned the McCormick K-12 Complex is without power. Students are on a delay Monday morning. The school will reopen at noon.
Updated: 02/04/2013 - Georgia Board of Regents Spokesman John Millsaps says the board is scheduled to discuss picking a president for the University of Georgia.
Updated: 01/31/2013 - Superintendent Roy Sapough says Barnwell Primary, Barnwell Elementary, Guinyard-Butler Middle and Barnwell High went into lockdown while law enforcement searched for a suspect.
Updated: 01/30/2013 - All seven branches of the Boys & Girls Clubs in the area are closed. Richmond County Deputy Superintendent Tim Spivey says all after-school programs, including athletic games and practices, have been canceled for Wednesday evening.
Updated: 01/29/2013 - Chukker Creek Elementary sits on Chukker Creek Road in south Aiken. It's a school of 850 students, but only a few of them ride the bus. That means a lot of parents dropping off kids every morning and picking them in the afternoon. It also means a major traffic headache the city's trying to fix.
Updated: 01/29/2013 - More tuberculosis testing at Butler High School started Tuesday morning, and everyone, even who had negative tests the first time, has been asked to get tested again.
Updated: 01/28/2013 - Noah is talking about two of his teachers at Sue Reynolds Elementary. He says they swung him back and forth. Once he was placed in the prone position, it left a bruise.
Updated: 01/28/2013 - University System of Georgia officials made the announcement Monday, and say the state Board of Regents will make a final decision on selecting a president for UGA at a future meeting.
Updated: 01/25/2013 - News 12 has learned Butler High School will be starting a second round of tuberculosis testing on Tuesday. Health officials recommend that anyone who has not been tested yet or received a negative skin test in November should come and get tested.
Updated: 01/23/2013 - Hammond Hill Elementary in North Augusta is still celebrating being named a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence. That's the highest honor a school can receive. Now, they're one of eight finalists for the Palmetto's Finest award.
Posted: 01/22/2013 - To apply for the award, each school had to submit a 20-page application and undergo an on-site visit. Finalists will have a second on-site visit.