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Principal of Double Churches Middle School passes away

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The principal of Double Churches Middle School passed away Wednesday night. Chris Cox was appointed to the job in 2012. More>>

Auburn University classes cancelled after reported threat Video included

Image tweeted by student newspaper The Auburn University Plainsman shows the alleged threat written inside a bathroom. Image tweeted by student newspaper The Auburn University Plainsman shows the alleged threat written inside a bathroom.
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Auburn University classes have been canceled Wednesday "due to student and parent anxiety over [a] threat," an emergency message posted to the school's Web site reads. More>>

Blanchard Elementary sinkhole being repaired

Repairs outside Blanchard Elementary School after a sinkhole formed in the parking lot. Repairs outside Blanchard Elementary School after a sinkhole formed in the parking lot.
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District announces changes to student pickup and dropoff during repairs.

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Muscogee Co. School Superintendent proposes new early education plan

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The Muscogee County Schools Superintendent wants to revamp early education. Superintendent David Lewis laid out his plan to board members in a work session Monday night. More>>

School board critic Frank Myers joins Muscogee Co. school board race

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Myers says he's done everything in his power from the outside, but now he wants a more direct influence and a vote in order to bring change. More>>

Fort Valley university to inaugurate new school president

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Dr. Ivelaw Lloyd Griffith will be formally inaugurated as the president of Fort Valley State University Friday. More>>

Cool School: Blackmon Road Middle School Video included

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A Muscogee County middle school takes academics to the next level, inside and outside of the classroom. Blackmon Road Middle school has several championships for their academic bowl and math club teams. News 3's Naomi Keitt shows us this week's cool school. More>>

Harris Co. School Board to announce Dr. Jimmy Martin as superintendent Video included

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The Harris County School Board is expected to approve the Chattahoochee County Superintendent for the opening on Thursday. More>>

Cool School Marion County High School Video included

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Marion County High School provides a "3 fold approach" to education. It allows their students to be well rounded in and outside the classroom. News 3's Naomi Keitt shows us inside this week's Cool School: Marion County High School. More>>

Aspiring writers honored at Carson McCullers Awards

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Aspiring Writers were honored Tuesday night at the Carson McCullers Literary Awards. Dozens gathered at the River Club in Columbus to honorstudents from local high schools and Columbus State University.Awards were handed out in four different categories, named in recognition of their sponsors or honorees.The award program was named after writer and Columbus-native Carson McCullers, famouslyknown forpenningworks such as "The Heart is a Lonely Hunter."

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New program teaches internet safety to kids

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At a public school in Manhattan, sixth, seventh and eighth graders are learning about privacy and social media. More>>

Saturday Tutorial Program in need of volunteers Video included

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A Muscogee County organization is offering free Saturday tutoring to students around the community but News 3's Naomi Keitt says they are in need of many volunteer tutors. She caught up with the group Saturday morning and tells us more about the C.C.S.C. Tutorial Program. More>>

Cool School: Aaron Cohn Middle School

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A Muscogee County middle school has a unique physical education program for their special need students. News Three's Naomi Keitt shows us inside this week's cool school, Aaron Cohn Middle School. More>>

Georgia will launch new GED program in 2014

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The State of Georgia will launch a new GED® program in January 2014 that has been developed by the national GED Testing Service (GEDTS) in Washington, D.C. More>>

Governor Robert Bentley says pay raises for teachers and funding for pre-kindergarten programs will be some of his highest priorities during the next legislative session. More>>

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  • Governor Signs Education Budget

    Governor Signs Education Budget

    Friday, April 11 2014 10:53 AM EDT2014-04-11 14:53:20 GMT

    Governor Robert Bentley says he will sign the education budget despite not getting 2% pay raise for teachers. He reserves the right to call a special session later in the year once financial figures are in.

    Governor Robert Bentley says he will sign the education budget despite not getting 2% pay raise for teachers. He reserves the right to call a special session later in the year once financial figures are in.

  • Naomi Keitt

    Naomi Keitt

    Naomi Keitt focuses on education reporting for WRBL News 3.
    Naomi Keitt focuses on education reporting for WRBL News 3.
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