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  • Be There: Clip improvement plan helps students retain knowledge during summer

    Be There: Clip improvement plan helps students retain knowledge during summer

    Thursday, May 22 2014 6:04 AM EDT2014-05-22 10:04:08 GMT
    In just two days, the school year will come to an end for Muscogee County students. Statistics show students can lose two to three months of knowledge during the summer, according to Child Research.
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    In just two days, the school year will come to an end for Muscogee County students. Statistics show students can lose two to three months of knowledge during the summer, according to Child Research. But did you know learning aids are available for students to use at home?More >>
  • Be There: 2014 Muscogee Co. High School Graduations

    Be There: 2014 Muscogee Co. High School Graduations

    Thursday, May 15 2014 7:48 AM EDT2014-05-15 11:48:05 GMT
    As high school graduations approach in Columbus, there are a few reminders for those attending ceremonies. Muscogee County Communications Director Valerie Fuller says graduations typically last aboutMore >>
    As high school graduations approach in Columbus, there are a few reminders for those attending ceremonies. Muscogee County Communications Director Valerie Fuller says graduations typically last aboutMore >>
  • Be There: Nurse Tiffany Phillips honored on Nurses Day at Gentian

    Be There: Nurse Tiffany Phillips honored on Nurses Day at Gentian

    Thursday, May 8 2014 6:07 AM EDT2014-05-08 10:07:08 GMT
    In honor of Nurses Day on Wednesday, WTVM got a rare up close and personal view from inside a school clinic in Muscogee County.   We spoke with a nurse who cares for about 45 sick students a day at GentianMore >>
    In honor of Nurses Day on Wednesday, WTVM got a rare up close and personal view from inside a school clinic in Muscogee County.   More >>
  • Be There: $25,000 Sweepstakes for 529 College Plan

    Be There: $25,000 Sweepstakes for 529 College Plan

    Thursday, May 1 2014 6:27 AM EDT2014-05-01 10:27:08 GMT
    This year, a Georgia student in grades pre-k through 12 will win thousands of dollars towards his or her college education. The winner's current school will also get paid $10,000. It's all part of theMore >>
    This year, a Georgia student in grades pre-k through 12 will win thousands of dollars towards his or her college education. More >>
  • Be There: Scholarship Signing Day

    Be There: Scholarship Signing Day

    Thursday, April 24 2014 6:14 AM EDT2014-04-24 10:14:04 GMT
    Some scholastic students in Columbus are being honored for the hard work. National signing day for scholars is coming up soon.  News Leader 9's Roslyn Giles introduces you to three outstanding seniors in
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    Some scholastic students in Columbus are being honored for the hard work. National signing day for scholars is coming up soon.  News Leader 9's Roslyn Giles introduces you to three outstanding seniors in this week's Be There, our partnership with the Muscogee County School District on teachable moments.More >>
  • Be There: New program designed to decrease school suspensions

    Be There: New program designed to decrease school suspensions

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:24 AM EDT2014-04-17 10:24:07 GMT
    A new program designed to zap bad behavior is underway in Muscogee County. More than 19,000 school systems across the US are already using it. Our Roslyn Giles visited the school district for this "BeMore >>
    A new program designed to zap bad behavior is underway in Muscogee County. More than 19,000 school systems across the US are already using it. More >>
  • Be There: Shaw High Goes to SkillsUSA Nationals

    Be There: Shaw High Goes to SkillsUSA Nationals

    Thursday, April 10 2014 6:01 AM EDT2014-04-10 10:01:06 GMT
    Some students at Shaw High School are preparing for the SkillsUSA national competition in Kansas City after the school placed first in the state contest. Shaw High is also the only school in the Muscogee
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    Some students at Shaw High School are preparing for the SkillsUSA national competition in Kansas City after the school placed first in the state contest.

    Shaw High is also the only school in the Muscogee County School District to send students to SkillsUSA Nationals this year.
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  • Be There: Math, Science & Technology Night helps students prepare for CRCT

    Be There: Math, Science & Technology Night helps students prepare for CRCT

    Thursday, March 27 2014 6:10 AM EDT2014-03-27 10:10:01 GMT
    Some Columbus parents recently got the chance to experience firsthand what their children are learning in the classroom. The principal and the parent liaison at Martin Luther King Elementary School recenMore >>
    Some Columbus parents recently got the chance to experience firsthand what their children are learning in the classroom. The principal and the parent liaison at Martin Luther King Elementary School recently hosted a Math, Science and Technology Night, which engaged students and their parents by linking science to the real world.More >>
  • Be There: Infinite Campus allows parents to see child's grades, assignments

    Be There: Infinite Campus allows parents to see child's grades, assignments

    Thursday, March 20 2014 6:35 AM EDT2014-03-20 10:35:05 GMT
    Technology is helping to bridge the gap between parents and teachers. In Muscogee County, a student information system called "Infinite Campus" gives parents access to their child's daily grades andMore >>
    Technology is helping to bridge the gap between parents and teachers.

    In Muscogee County, a student information system called "Infinite Campus" gives parents access to their child's daily grades and assignments.

    If you want to know how your child is performing in school academically, all it takes is a click of the mouse.
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  • Be There: CRCT testing window postponed

    Be There: CRCT testing window postponed

    Thursday, March 13 2014 5:49 AM EDT2014-03-13 09:49:09 GMT
    The snow days in Georgia prompted a change in the CRCT testing window, which will be pushed back a week. Roslyn Giles has more on the extra prep time in this week's Be There.More >>
    The snow days in Georgia prompted a change in the CRCT testing window, which will be pushed back a week. Roslyn Giles has more on the extra prep time in this week's Be There.More >>
  • Be There: My Big Campus links homes and schools

    Be There: My Big Campus links homes and schools

    Thursday, March 6 2014 6:02 AM EST2014-03-06 11:02:07 GMT
    A web-based social learning network called My Big Campus is still a viable communication tool within the Muscogee County School District. It started three years ago as a way to link home and school.More >>
    A web-based social learning network called My Big Campus is still a viable communication tool within the Muscogee County School District. It started three years ago as a way to link home and school.More >>
  • Be There: The Benefits of Homeschooling

    Be There: The Benefits of Homeschooling

    Thursday, February 20 2014 8:13 AM EST2014-02-20 13:13:06 GMT
    Joyce Woods could easily be called supermom. She and her husband not only parent 10 children, but she homeschools all of them.More >>
    Joyce Woods could easily be called supermom. She and her husband not only parent 10 children, but she homeschools all of them. 

    "You're everything, you're the cook, you're the disciplinarian, you're the mother still," stated Joyce.
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  • Be There: Rachel's Challenge presented to students in Muscogee County

    Be There: Rachel's Challenge presented to students in Muscogee County

    Wednesday, January 29 2014 6:55 PM EST2014-01-29 23:55:35 GMT
    A father who lost his daughter in the dreadful Columbine High School shooting took his daughter's theory of spreading kindness and compassion to change the world. Rachel Scott was the first victim to getMore >>
    A father who lost his daughter in the dreadful Columbine High School shooting is using his daughter's theory of spreading kindness and compassion to change the world. More >>
  • Be There: "No Name Calling Week" encourages words of kindness

    Be There: "No Name Calling Week" encourages words of kindness

    Thursday, January 23 2014 6:05 AM EST2014-01-23 11:05:08 GMT
    "No Name Calling Week, Celebrate Kindness" is the focus for middle school students at Fort Service Learning Magnet school this week. The school started the program 5 years ago, formerly called, "No NameMore >>
    "No Name Calling Week, Celebrate Kindness" is the focus for middle school students at Fort Service Learning Magnet school this week. The school started the program 5 years ago, formerly called, "No NameMore >>
  • Be There: The process of applying for college funds

    Be There: The process of applying for college funds

    Thursday, January 16 2014 8:01 AM EST2014-01-16 13:01:04 GMT
    It's that time of year when parents and their high school seniors get in gear to apply for college. Missing financial aid deadlines for high school seniors could mean a delay in starting college.More >>
    It's that time of year when parents and their high school seniors get in gear to apply for college. Missing financial aid deadlines for high school seniors could mean a delay in starting college.More >>
  • Be There: "Funds for College" workshops to held for juniors & seniors

    Be There: "Funds for College" workshops to held for juniors & seniors

    Thursday, January 9 2014 6:13 AM EST2014-01-09 11:13:00 GMT
    When those college bills come in, be prepared for sticker shock---at least that's the word from a USA Today report on tuition.   But the Muscogee County School District is taking steps to keep parentsMore >>
    When those college bills come in, be prepared for sticker shock---at least that's the word from a USA Today report on tuition.   More >>
  • Be There: Safe Kids of Columbus to host free helmet giveaway

    Be There: Safe Kids of Columbus to host free helmet giveaway

    Thursday, December 19 2013 8:22 AM EST2013-12-19 13:22:03 GMT
    Every year about 125 children under the age of 14 die from bicycle related injuries, according to the Safe Kids Coalition. But with protective gear, like helmets, experts say the chances of survivalMore >>
    Every year about 125 children under the age of 14 die from bicycle related injuries, according to the Safe Kids Coalition. But with protective gear, like helmets, experts say the chances of survivalMore >>
  • Be There: Double Churches's PTA receives national recognition

    Be There: Double Churches's PTA receives national recognition

    Thursday, December 12 2013 4:57 PM EST2013-12-12 21:57:21 GMT
    A Columbus elementary school is receiving national recognition for its clever efforts in getting parents involved in their Parent Teacher Association or PTA.   In October, we showed you video of DoubleMore >>
    A Columbus elementary school is receiving national recognition for its clever efforts in getting parents involved in their Parent Teacher Association or PTA.   More >>
  • Be There: New initiative to address reading problems in Muscogee County

    Be There: New initiative to address reading problems in Muscogee County

    Thursday, December 5 2013 6:28 AM EST2013-12-05 11:28:09 GMT
    After 4 months on the job--Muscogee County Schools Superintendent David Lewis has announced a new reading concept for the district. He is hoping to roll out the initiative for students in grades K-5. It'sMore >>
    After 4 months on the job--Muscogee County Schools Superintendent David Lewis has announced a new reading concept for the district. More >>
  • Be There: Brewer Elementary School Science and Math Extravaganza

    Be There: Brewer Elementary School Science and Math Extravaganza

    Thursday, November 28 2013 9:01 AM EST2013-11-28 14:01:03 GMT
    Brewer Elementary School is taking the art of science fair projects to a whole new level. The school recently held a Science and Math Extravaganza.Students who showcased their work got hands-on experienceMore >>
    Brewer Elementary School is taking the art of science fair projects to a whole new level. The school recently held a Science and Math Extravaganza.Students who showcased their work got hands-on experienceMore >>
  • Be There: Protecting students from cyberbullying

    Be There: Protecting students from cyberbullying

    Wednesday, November 20 2013 6:33 PM EST2013-11-20 23:33:35 GMT
    Every second, six people in the US start using the internet for the very first time.  It's a worldwide system with more than half a billion users, according to Troy University.  The problem is that someMore >>
    Every second, six people in the US start using the internet for the very first time.  It's a worldwide system with more than half a billion users, according to Troy University.  The problem is that someMore >>
  • Be There: Motivating high school students to continue their education

    Be There: Motivating high school students to continue their education

    Friday, November 15 2013 10:08 AM EST2013-11-15 15:08:09 GMT
    Georgia's most recent high school graduation rate increased by two percentage points, according to the Georgia Department of Education.  November is Georgia College Month.More >>
    Georgia's most recent high school graduation rate increased by two percentage points, according to the Georgia Department of Education.  November is Georgia College Month.More >>
  • Be There: A look inside East Columbus' Magnet Gifted & Talented program

    Be There: A look inside East Columbus' Magnet Gifted & Talented program

    Friday, November 8 2013 10:37 AM EST2013-11-08 15:37:05 GMT
    The Muscogee County School District has about 20 magnet programs for parents and students to choose from for their educational advancement. The specialized curriculums are available at the elementary,More >>
    The Muscogee County School District has about 20 magnet programs for parents and students to choose from for their educational advancement. More >>
  • Be There: Former cheerleader beats drug addiction 17 years later

    Be There: Former cheerleader beats drug addiction 17 years later

    Friday, October 25 2013 11:05 AM EDT2013-10-25 15:05:05 GMT
    When teen girls join their high school cheerleading squad, injuries are common. But what's rare is for a team member to become hooked on painkillers following constructive surgery. That's exactly whatMore >>
    When teen girls join their high school cheerleading squad, injuries are common. But what's rare is for a team member to become hooked on painkillers following constructive surgery. More >>
  • Be There: Bridging the gap between Spanish and English

    Be There: Bridging the gap between Spanish and English

    Thursday, October 17 2013 7:44 AM EDT2013-10-17 11:44:04 GMT
    School officials say out of 575 students nearly 20 percent is Hispanic. So now, teachers are going to school to learn a second language.More >>
    School officials say out of 575 students nearly 20 percent is Hispanic. So now, teachers are going to school to learn a second language.More >>
  • Be There: Miss Columbus' Outstanding Teen victim of bullying, NHS lip dub

    Be There: Miss Columbus' Outstanding Teen victim of bullying, NHS lip dub

    Friday, October 4 2013 11:26 AM EDT2013-10-04 15:26:07 GMT
    Miss Columbus' Outstanding Teen Anna Maley is a beautiful young girl who says she has struggled with bullying since the 6th grade. "I've been physically bullied and emotionally bullied and it's been unrealisticMore >>
    Miss Columbus' Outstanding Teen Anna Maley is a beautiful young girl who says she has struggled with bullying since the 6th grade. More >>
  • Be There: Training for the unthinkable

    Be There: Training for the unthinkable

    Thursday, September 26 2013 6:09 AM EDT2013-09-26 10:09:04 GMT
    With Columbine, Sandy Hook, and the McNair Discovery Learning Academy shooting outside Atlanta still vivid in many people's minds, the Muscogee County School District is getting students prepared in case
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    With Columbine, Sandy Hook, and the McNair Discovery Learning Academy shooting outside Atlanta still vivid in many people's minds, the Muscogee County School District is getting students prepared in case the unthinkable happens here.More >>
  • Muscogee Co. Schools holds workshop to avoid signing day pitfall

    Muscogee Co. Schools holds workshop to avoid signing day pitfall

    Thursday, September 12 2013 7:01 AM EDT2013-09-12 11:01:09 GMT
    Most high school athletes' dreams are to get noticed by a college coach, but the harsh reality is even the most talented seniors can sometimes come up empty-handed on signing day.More >>
    Most high school athletes' dreams are to get noticed by a college coach, but the harsh reality is even the most talented seniors can sometimes come up empty-handed on signing day.More >>
  • Be There: A guide to good graduation etiquette

    Be There: A guide to good graduation etiquette

    Friday, May 31 2013 10:44 PM EDT2013-06-01 02:44:06 GMT
    Anticipation is growing as nearly 2,000 seniors embark on the next phase of their lives beginning this Friday.More >>
    Anticipation is growing as nearly 2,000 seniors embark on the next phase of their lives beginning this Friday.More >>
  • Be There: MCSD helps military children transition

    Be There: MCSD helps military children transition

    Saturday, May 18 2013 1:36 AM EDT2013-05-18 05:36:05 GMT
    Oftentimes when we think about our military, we think about the soldiers making a huge sacrifice: the deployments, the many moves, the separations and the heartfelt homecomings.
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    Oftentimes when we think about our military, we think about the soldiers making a huge sacrifice: the deployments, the many moves, the separations and the heartfelt homecomings.

    What we sometimes forget about is their children who have to pick up and go to another school.
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  • Be There: Muscogee County School District’s upcoming V.O.I.C.E. Forum

    Be There: Muscogee County School District’s upcoming V.O.I.C.E. Forum

    Thursday, May 9 2013 5:21 AM EDT2013-05-09 09:21:00 GMT
    The Muscogee County School District wants to keep an open line of communication with the community. That's why it's holding forums to hear your voice, which stands for Value Opinions Involvement and ConcernsMore >>
    The Muscogee County School District wants to keep an open line of communication with the community. That's why it's holding forums to hear your voice, which stands for Value Opinions Involvement and ConcernsMore >>
  • Be There: Bullying

    Be There: Bullying

    Thursday, April 25 2013 10:28 PM EDT2013-04-26 02:28:06 GMT
    We hear it all too often, that bullying is an epidemic. Whether it's happening on social media or at school, it's happening all across the country.
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    We hear it all too often, that bullying is an epidemic. Whether it's happening on social media or at school, it's happening all across the country. This scenario is all too common these days; many young people are victims of bullying.More >>
  • Be There: The Motivation Breakthrough

    Be There: The Motivation Breakthrough

    Thursday, March 28 2013 3:37 PM EDT2013-03-28 19:37:03 GMT
    Parents, do you have a tuned-out child? The Muscogee County School District wants to help. Thursday March 28 at 4 p.m., you can attend the "Motivation Breakthrough: Secrets to Turning on the Tuned-Out Child"More >>
    Parents, do you have a tuned-out child? The Muscogee County School District wants to help. Thursday March 28 at 4 p.m., you can attend the "Motivation Breakthrough: Secrets to Turning on the Tuned-Out Child"More >>
  • Be There: School Board Appreciation Week

    Be There: School Board Appreciation Week

    Thursday, March 21 2013 6:13 AM EDT2013-03-21 10:13:06 GMT
    This week is School Board Appreciation Week in Georgia and the Muscogee County School District is joining in on the celebration.  We took a look at the school board and its role with the help of the board'sMore >>
    This week is School Board Appreciation Week in Georgia and the Muscogee County School District is joining in on the celebration.  We took a look at the school board and its role with the help of the board'sMore >>
  • Be There: Pre-K registration in Muscogee County

    Be There: Pre-K registration in Muscogee County

    Thursday, March 14 2013 6:16 AM EDT2013-03-14 10:16:08 GMT
    The deadline for pre-k registration in Muscogee County is fast approaching. Parents, you only have a few weeks left to get your applications in for the school district's pre-k program.More >>
    The deadline for pre-k registration in Muscogee County is fast approaching. Parents, you only have a few weeks left to get your applications in for the school district's pre-k program.More >>
  • Be There: Educating teenagers on Georgia law

    Be There: Educating teenagers on Georgia law

    Thursday, March 7 2013 11:02 PM EST2013-03-08 04:02:07 GMT
    Parents, do you know that Georgia is one of five states where a 17-year-old is considered an adult? That means any crime committed will remain on your child's criminal history record for life.More >>
    Parents, do you know that Georgia is one of five states where a 17-year-old is considered an adult? That means any crime committed will remain on your child's criminal history record for life.More >>
  • Be There: Checking your child’s vision

    Be There: Checking your child’s vision

    Thursday, February 28 2013 6:06 AM EST2013-02-28 11:06:01 GMT
    A large part of learning is done visually: reading, spelling, writing and, in many schools, using computers. Each involves the eyes, but what happens when your child has problems seeing?More >>
    A large part of learning is done visually: reading, spelling, writing and, in many schools, using computers. Each involves the eyes, but what happens when your child has problems seeing?More >>
  • Be There: Free Youth Summit workshop

    Be There: Free Youth Summit workshop

    Thursday, February 21 2013 6:23 AM EST2013-02-21 11:23:05 GMT
    There is nearly a 70 percent chance that a male student who drops out of school will end up going to jail or prison.More >>
    There is nearly a 70 percent chance that a male student who drops out of school will end up going to jail or prison.More >>
  • Be There: Schools encourage parents to volunteer

    Be There: Schools encourage parents to volunteer

    Thursday, January 31 2013 4:15 AM EST2013-01-31 09:15:05 GMT
    Parents are a crucial part of a child's education, which is why Fox Elementary School in Columbus has monthly meetings to help parents help their children learn.More >>
    Parents are a crucial part of a child's education, which is why Fox Elementary School in Columbus has monthly meetings to help parents help their children learn.More >>
  • Be There: Teen Dating Violence

    Be There: Teen Dating Violence

    Thursday, January 24 2013 4:12 AM EST2013-01-24 09:12:06 GMT
    Here's something every parent with a teenager needs to know--- one in 10 high school students has been hit, slapped or physically hurt by a boyfriend or girlfriend.       More >>
    Here's something every parent with a teenager needs to know--- one in 10 high school students has been hit, slapped or physically hurt by a boyfriend or girlfriend.       More >>
  • Be There: Volunteers needed for reading program

    Be There: Volunteers needed for reading program

    Thursday, January 17 2013 4:13 AM EST2013-01-17 09:13:03 GMT
    You've heard the saying – reading is fundamental. The Literacy Alliance wants to help Muscogee County Pre-K students with the fundamentals of reading, but they need volunteers to get it done.More >>
    You've heard the saying – reading is fundamental. The Literacy Alliance wants to help Muscogee County Pre-K students with the fundamentals of reading, but they need volunteers to get it done.More >>
  • Be There: Teen Dating Violence

    Be There: Teen Dating Violence

    Thursday, January 10 2013 4:24 AM EST2013-01-10 09:24:06 GMT
    You may not know this but one in 10 high school students has been hit, slapped or physically hurt by a boyfriend or girlfriend.       More >>
    You may not know this but one in 10 high school students has been hit, slapped or physically hurt by a boyfriend or girlfriend.       More >>
  • Be There: Georgia Governor's Honors Program

    Be There: Georgia Governor's Honors Program

    Thursday, January 3 2013 4:09 AM EST2013-01-03 09:09:01 GMT
    Over the next couple of months, dozens of students from the Muscogee County School District will be preparing for interviews for the Georgia Governor's Honors Program. Kendrick High School Junior MoriahMore >>
    Over the next couple of months, dozens of students from the Muscogee County School District will be preparing for interviews for the Georgia Governor's Honors Program.More >>
  • Be There: setting a New Year's Resolution

    Be There: setting a New Year's Resolution

    Thursday, December 20 2012 12:32 AM EST2012-12-20 05:32:01 GMT
    While many people are finishing up holiday shopping before next week, some 5th grade students at Hannan Elementary Magnet Academy in Columbus are brainstorming about New Year's Resolutions. Some studentsMore >>
    While many people are finishing up holiday shopping before next week, some 5th grade students at Hannan Elementary Magnet Academy in Columbus are brainstorming about New Year's Resolutions.More >>
  • Be There: Students help hundreds in Homeless Not Helpless Initiative

    Be There: Students help hundreds in Homeless Not Helpless Initiative

    Thursday, December 13 2012 4:19 AM EST2012-12-13 09:19:03 GMT
    After about a month of collecting, students from the Muscogee County School District were finally able to give away items like food and clothing to help those in need in our community. Students from theMore >>
    After about a month of collecting, students from the Muscogee County School District were finally able to give away items like food and clothing to help those in need in our community.More >>
  • Be There: Students prepare for Homeless Not Helpless Initiative

    Be There: Students learn from Homeless Not Helpless Initiative

    Thursday, December 6 2012 4:10 AM EST2012-12-06 09:10:02 GMT
    Students throughout Columbus are gearing up to help the more than 1,500 homeless and unaccompanied youth in the Muscogee County School District. Scarves, hats, and gloves are just a few of the items studentsMore >>
    Students throughout Columbus are gearing up to help the more than 1,500 homeless and unaccompanied youth in the Muscogee County School District.More >>
  • Be There: Homeless Not Helpless

    Be There: Homeless Not Helpless

    Thursday, November 15 2012 12:41 AM EST2012-11-15 05:41:03 GMT
    Officials with the Muscogee County School District say more than 1400 students have been identified as homeless. Now, a new initiative is under way to help those children and their families. "The familiesMore >>
    Officials with the Muscogee County School District say more than 1400 students have been identified as homeless. Now, a new initiative is under way to help those children and their families.More >>
  • Be There: helping kids understand the election

    Be There: helping kids understand the election

    Thursday, November 8 2012 4:28 AM EST2012-11-08 09:28:09 GMT
    Even though the elections are over, local schools throughout Columbus are using Tuesday's General Election as a way to teach kids more about how our government works. It was hard to miss the campaigningMore >>
    Even though the elections are over, local schools throughout Columbus are using Tuesday's General Election as a way to teach kids more about how our government works.More >>
  • Be There: Making math and science fun

    Be There: Making math and science fun

    Thursday, November 1 2012 6:18 AM EDT2012-11-01 10:18:11 GMT
    Studies show that of the ten fastest growing occupations in the country, eight are science, math or technology related. However, those subjects can be daunting to some children and even their parents. "MyMore >>
    A local school helped students and their parents learn more about math and science through a fun, interactive event.More >>
  • Be There: helping those in need

    Be There: helping those in need

    Thursday, October 25 2012 5:16 AM EDT2012-10-25 09:16:13 GMT
    For some it may be hard to believe, but according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, millions of teenagers across the country abuse substances. Donating a few cans of food seems like a small act,More >>
    For some it may be hard to believe, but according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, millions of teenagers across the country abuse substances.More >>
  • Be There: 2012 Healthy School Makeover Contest

    Be There: 2012 Healthy School Makeover Contest

    Wednesday, October 17 2012 6:07 PM EDT2012-10-17 22:07:44 GMT
    Students at Reese Road Leadership Academy in Columbus are working on a music video they hope will help them get healthier. The school is entering the 2012 Healthy School Makeover Contest. It is a nationwideMore >>
    Students at Reese Road Leadership Academy in Columbus are working on a music video they hope will help them get healthier.More >>
  • Be There: applying to college and staying calm

    Be There: applying to college and staying calm

    Wednesday, October 10 2012 7:26 PM EDT2012-10-10 23:26:49 GMT
    It can be one of the most stressful times for some teenagers and their parents: college application time. "I want to go to Valdosta State University and I would like to be a nurse, a nurse practitionerMore >>
    It can be one of the most stressful times for some teenagers and their parents: college application time.More >>
  • Be There: learning about the Army

    Be There: learning about the Army

    Wednesday, October 3 2012 6:16 PM EDT2012-10-03 22:16:05 GMT
    They normally spend their days training to keep our country safe, but on Wednesday, some Fort Benning soldiers spent time teaching local kids what it means to be in the Army. From learning first aid toMore >>
    They normally spend their days training to keep our country safe, but on Wednesday, some Fort Benning soldiers spent time teaching local kids what it means to be in the Army.More >>
  • Be There: finding the right college

    Be There: finding the right college

    Wednesday, September 26 2012 6:43 PM EDT2012-09-26 22:43:58 GMT
    Going to college may be a dream for most students in Muscogee County, but for many of them, they do not know how to even begin the process. High school graduation in May is months away, but Carver HighMore >>
    Going to college may be a dream for most students in Muscogee County, but for many of them, they do not know how to even begin the process.More >>
  • Be There: keeping kids healthy during the school year

    Be There: keeping kids healthy during the school year

    Wednesday, September 5 2012 6:28 PM EDT2012-09-05 22:28:45 GMT
    For some kids, going to school can mean getting sick. Some experts say it is hard to avoid with all the children in one classroom for most of the day. "There are germs where they are lots of children.More >>
    For some kids, going to school can mean getting sick. Some experts say it is hard to avoid with all the children in one classroom for most of the day.More >>
  • Be There: Helping kids eat healthy at school

    Be There: Helping kids eat healthy at school

    Wednesday, August 29 2012 4:57 PM EDT2012-08-29 20:57:19 GMT
    For about a week, kids like Jayla Thomas and Cliff Tankersley throughout Muscogee County and the nation have been filling up their plates with healthier foods. "I like fruit, and I like green beans andMore >>
    As school enforce new federal guidelines for student lunches, how can parents help make sure their kids are eating the healthy food on their plates?More >>
  • Be There: Helping kids be respectful on the bus

    Be There: Helping kids be respectful on the bus

    Friday, August 17 2012 11:19 AM EDT2012-08-17 15:19:29 GMT
    About 17,000 students in Columbus ride the bus to school every day. With that comes a lot of responsibility for bus drivers to make sure everyone is well-behaved and safe. John Clarke has been a MuscogeeMore >>
    About 17,000 students in Columbus ride the bus to school every day. With that comes a lot of responsibility for bus drivers to make sure everyone is well-behaved and safe. John Clarke has been a MuscogeeMore >>
  • Be There: Outstanding Graduates from Carver High School

    Be There: Outstanding Graduates from Carver High School

    Thursday, May 24 2012 8:20 PM EDT2012-05-25 00:20:41 GMT
    The "Be There" campaign is all about schools and parents working together to help with education, but what happens when a student doesn't have a parent to support them while in school? Two graduating seniorsMore >>
    The "Be There" campaign is all about schools and parents working together to help with education, but what happens when a student doesn't have a parent to support them while in school? Two graduating seniors at Carver High School in Columbus have made it through virtually on their own.More >>
  • Be There: Parents Getting Involved at School

    Be There: Parents Getting Involved at School

    Thursday, May 17 2012 6:09 AM EDT2012-05-17 10:09:29 GMT
    The school year is coming to an end which means many schools will host "end of the year" events and parties, but these celebrations aren't just for the kids, they are also an easy way parents can get involvedMore >>
    The school year is coming to an end which means many schools will host "end of the year" events and parties, but these celebrations aren't just for the kids, they are also an easy way parents can get involved with their child's school.More >>
  • Be There: School Nurses Day

    Be There: School Nurses Day

    Thursday, May 10 2012 6:28 AM EDT2012-05-10 10:28:58 GMT
    It is School Nurses Day, and the men and women in the clinic have done a lot of work to be thanked for. "We are there to help identify those children that have health problems, We're there to make sureMore >>
    Deborah Harris, who is a clinic worker at Wynnton Fine Arts Academy, added, "We take care of the children. They come in with a fever, or a temperature, or a cold, or need a band-aid."More >>
  • Columbus students earn $11 million in college scholarships

    Columbus students earn $11 million in college scholarships

    Monday, April 30 2012 12:18 PM EDT2012-04-30 16:18:28 GMT
    WTVM morning anchor Chuck Leonard spent Sunday afternoon at Columbus State University serving as the master of ceremonies for the third annual National Signing Day for Scholars. More >>
    150 students, from both public and private schools in Muscogee County, brought in nearly $11 million in scholarship money this year alone.More >>
  • Be There: Teaching children to save money

    Be There: Teaching children to save money

    Thursday, April 26 2012 6:06 AM EDT2012-04-26 10:06:30 GMT
    April is "Teach Children to Save" month and in order help kids begin the banking process, Wells Fargo has teamed up with some Muscogee County Schools. Local bankers stopped by Marshall Middle School toMore >>
    April is "Teach Children to Save" month and in order help kids begin the banking process, Wells Fargo has teamed up with some Muscogee County Schools.More >>
  • Be There: Prepare students for the CRCT

    Be There: Prepare students for the CRCT

    Thursday, April 12 2012 4:31 AM EDT2012-04-12 08:31:23 GMT
    Teachers help students prepare all year for the ten day CRCT, but there are some things parents can do the week of the test that can help.More >>
  • Be There: Nutritious Lunches

    Be There: Nutritious Lunches

    Wednesday, March 14 2012 5:27 PM EDT2012-03-14 21:27:52 GMT
    Chef Jamie Keating with the RiverMill Event Center in Columbus is participating in the program and gives parents some helpful tips on making healthy meals.More >>
  • Be There: Anti-Bullying in Schools

    Be There: Anti-Bullying in Schools

    Wednesday, March 7 2012 6:08 PM EST2012-03-07 23:08:53 GMT
    The Muscogee County School District is using real life lessons to deter bullying in schools. And in order to start the prevention before bullying gets too serious, the seminars are aimed towards younger kids.More >>
  • Be There: Smart board in the classroom

    Be There: Smart board in the classroom

    Wednesday, February 22 2012 5:21 PM EST2012-02-22 22:21:58 GMT
    Technology is a huge part of children's lives and now it's making its way into the classroom. In this week's Be There we take a look at how new smart boards are changing the way your children learn.More >>
  • Be There: Movies with the mayor

    Be There: Movies with the Mayor

    Wednesday, February 15 2012 6:23 PM EST2012-02-15 23:23:21 GMT
    Wednesday, five male students from every high school in Muscogee County loaded on to a bus with Mayor Teresa Tomlinson a to go out to the movies.More >>
  • Be There: Safety drills

    Be There: Safety drills

    Wednesday, February 1 2012 5:54 PM EST2012-02-01 22:54:24 GMT
    Keeping your children safe in school is always a priority for administrators and teachers and some of those safety drills at school can also be used at home.More >>
  • Be There: Compliments Only Week

    Be There: Compliments Only Week

    Wednesday, January 25 2012 9:44 PM EST2012-01-26 02:44:48 GMT
    Even as adults we may forget to give someone a word of encouragement or a little bit of praise for a job well done, and the students at Fort Middle School are showing that a little compliment can go a long way.More >>
  • Santa uses sign language to hear Christmas wishes

    Santa uses sign language to hear Christmas wishes

    Wednesday, December 14 2011 5:36 PM EST2011-12-14 22:36:24 GMT
    If you're a hearing impaired child, telling Santa what you want for Christmas could come as a challenge. That's why the Sertoma and Optimist Clubs of Columbus bring a "Signing Santa" to meet with the kids and hear their gift wishes.More >>
  • Be There: Holiday Giving

    Be There: Holiday Giving

    Wednesday, December 7 2011 6:03 PM EST2011-12-07 23:03:03 GMT
    The Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority and the Muscogee County School District are taking a simple lesson and putting into action, showing kids how easy it can be to give back to the less fortunate.More >>
  • Be There: Making a math game

    Be There: Making a math game

    Combining homework with games is a sure-fire way to make your kids sit down and get it done. That's how one mom created a game to help her daughter overcome a difficult math lesson.More >>
  • Be There: Making a math game

    Be There: Making a math game

    Wednesday, November 30 2011 6:17 PM EST2011-11-30 23:17:46 GMT
    Combining homework with games is a sure-fire way to make your kids sit down and get it done. That's how one mom created a game to help her daughter overcome a difficult math lesson.More >>
  • Be There: Clean Air "BAIR" encourages no idling

    Be There: Clean Air "BAIR" encourages no idling

    Wednesday, November 23 2011 6:31 PM EST2011-11-23 23:31:56 GMT
    There are more than 300 schools in Georgia participating in the Clean Air Program, which encourages drivers to stop idling in school zones. And out of all those schools, Mathews Elementary was chosen to host a special guest to give them a friendly reminder.More >>
  • Be There: Squeezing Out Hunger

    Be There: Squeezing Out Hunger

    Wednesday, November 2 2011 5:28 PM EDT2011-11-02 21:28:09 GMT
    Fort Middle School in Muscogee County is a "Service Learning Magnet Academy" and part of their curriculum is giving back to the community. As they gear up for Thanksgiving and Christmas, the students decided to help the less fortunate have a happy holiday season.More >>
  • Be There: Encouraging Exercise

    You usually see a large group of students piling on to a bus to get to school, but for International Walk to School Day they laced up their shoes and let their feet take them to school.More >>
  • Be There: Stopping texting and driving

    One organization at Shaw High School is called RADD, Raiders Against Destructive Decisions, and they tell us texting and driving is one of the most destructive decisions teens can make. That's why they are launching a campaign to encourage fellow students to put down their phones while driving.More >>
  • Be There: Students remember September 11th

    Everyone seems to know exactly where they were and what they were doing on September 11th 2001, but what about kids who were barely old enough to understand what that day means? News Leader Nine sat down with some high school students to hear their stories about that tragic day.More >>
  • Be There: Substitute Teachers

    They may not be in the classroom every day, but when they do come to teach, they mean business. The substitute teachers in Muscogee County are vital to the full time teachers they fill in for.More >>
  • Be There: Dealing with grief

    News Leader Nine has been keeping you updated on the Tuesday morning house fire that claimed the lives of a Columbus mother and her two young daughters, and the Muscogee County School District is helping the young girls' peers deal with their loss.More >>
  • City leaders greet students on first day of school

    33,000 school aged children headed back to the classroom Monday for the first day of school in Muscogee County and as some very special guests joined them at school this morning.More >>
  • Free food for Muscogee County kids this summer

    People say there is no such thing as a free lunch, but the Muscogee County School District if proving that wrong by providing every kid a meal this summer.More >>
  • Be There: Looking Inside Early College Academy

    Schools in Muscogee County are closing their doors this week for summer vacation, but before the final bell rings we want to take you inside one of the high schools. It's called Early College Academy of Columbus and we will let the students and staff tell you all about their school.More >>
  • Be There: Bringing Lessons to Life

    When Tess Fisher was riding from Texas to Georgia she took the time in the car as an opportunity to teach her kids about some historic sites along the way. The main stop revolved around Martin Luther King Jr.'s march from Selma to Montgomery.More >>
  • Be There: The CRCT Breakdown

    It's the test that students and teachers prepare for every year, but what do the CRCT results really mean for school districts?More >>
  • Be There: Proving the Right Answer

    The mother in this "Be There" was at odds with her son over a homework problem. Not only did she want to prove to him that she was right, but she also wanted to teach him the reasons behind her answer. It was a teachable moment that neither one of them have forgotten.More >>
  • Be There: Title I Grand Slam

    Wednesday, March 23 2011 10:22 PM EDT2011-03-24 02:22:32 GMT
    "Be There" is all about creating teachable moments for your children, but if you're stumped for ideas, one Muscogee County School is helping parents jump start their creativity.More >>
  • Be There: Give and Receive

    What would you do if you found a $20 bill lying on the ground? Better yet, what would your child do with the cash? In this week's "Be There" we tell the story of how one boy learned to do the right thing with his findings.More >>
  • Be There: State Superintendent visits Britt David Magnet Academy

    Britt David Magent Academy in Columbus played host to a very special guest Wednesday. Georgia State School Superintendent, Dr. John Barge, flew in to the fountain city to honor the school for its hard work.More >>
  • MCSD hosts FAFSA Pilot Program

    With high school graduation just three months away many families are scrambling to get enough cash together to send their kids off to college.More >>
  • Be There: MCSD uses emergency call system

    During Tuesday's manhunt for murder suspect Richard "Ritchie" Dodelin, several schools in the north Columbus area were put on lockdown. Most parents may panic hearing that kind of news, but the school district has a plan in place to keep all the parents educated on these types of situations.More >>
  • Be There: Shopping Sense

    A lot of parents will admit they feel the urge to leave their children at home before heading to the grocery store, but one mother brings her kids along and makes them do the shopping.More >>
  • Be There: Getting in Shape

    Shari Ellison not only told her daughter to go and work out with her Hardaway High School basketball team, but she got herself to the gym as well.More >>
  • Be There: SADD Grant

    The Muscogee County School District has been honored with an $18,000 grant to help students against destructive decisions, or SADD, in area high schools.More >>
  • Be There: Playing school at home

    Students in Muscogee County may be out of school for winter break, but one Key Elementary School student isn't letting that stop him from learning.More >>
  • Be There: Giving Time

    When the school start times in Muscogee County changed this year, one mother faced the question -- what do I do with my middle school student? She found the perfect solution in the form of a teachable moment.More >>
  • Free Helmet Giveaway

    Free helmet giveaway from Safe Kids ColumbusMore >>
  • Be There: Math Counts

    You can recite the multiplication tables at the dinner table or have your kids balance the checkbook while you balance all the errands, or you can incorporate math into your child's day in some easier ways like these…More >>
  • Be There: Decimal Points

    As kids progress in school, some subjects become more difficult to grasp, especially math. We find out how one family used a simple concept to teach a difficult math lesson.More >>
  • Be There: Students Helping Students

    Many of you may be shocked to know that more than one thousand students in the Muscogee County School District are listed as homeless and a Columbus organization is trying to help those children and their families.More >>
  • Be There: Donate to Goodwill

    Teach your children the importance of giving back to the community by donating to the new Goodwill Donation Center.More >>
  • Be There: Parent Workshop

    This week's "Be There" takes us to Wesley Heights Elementary School in Columbus where they are finding new ways to help students with math, but as News Leader Nine found out, its not parents you'll find sitting at the desks.More >>
  • Be There: Walk to School Day

    The majority of Muscogee County students ride the bus or are dropped off that school by parents, but Wednesday many of them hit the road on foot.More >>
  • Be There: Best Buy "Invests in Education"

    Employees at the Columbus Best Buy know how important education is to this community, so they have come up with a three tier program to literally "Invest in Education".More >>
  • Be There: Paying the Bills

    We've all been in this situation, you open the bills and the amount due is a lot greater than you expected. Well one Columbus woman found a way to bring that number down.More >>
  • Be There: Students at Davis Elementary are learning to be N.I.C.E.

    Being nice is an easy concept, but Davis Elementary School is finding a unique way to encourage kids to treat each other with respect.More >>
  • Be There: Starting a PTA

    South Columbus Elementary School has been without a PTA, or Parent Teacher Association, for ten years now, but the administration is looking to change that.More >>
  • Be There: Cooking Lessons

    Kids love to learn new things, especially when their parents are the ones teaching them. The mother we caught up with this week is teaching her daughter how to cook, and take the time to talk about their lives.More >>
  • Be There: "Rachel's Challenge"

    It's been more than ten years since the shooting spree that took place at Columbine High School in Colorado, but the memory of that tragic event will never fade. Now a school in Columbus is using a program that stems from Columbine to discourage future violence.More >>
  • Be There: Heroes Read

    For the second year in a row the Literacy Alliance is hosting a "Heroes Read" event, introducing children to the ease and fun of picking up a book.More >>
  • Be There: What Does Rose Hill Do?

    News Leader Nine told you what Rose Hill Alternative School was and how the program worked. This week we let the students tell you what the school has done for them.More >>
  • Be There: Three Ring Commitment

    A recent survey shows that nearly 30 percent of Muscogee County School students say they have easy access to alcohol, but a new initiative is making sure that just because they can get to it, doesn't mean they will use it.More >>
  • Be There: Build Your Own City

    In this week's Be There, we give parents an idea to keep their children entertained while at the same time teaching them a lesson.More >>
  • Be There: Communication is Key

    No matter what age your child is, communication is key. In this week's "Be There" we share some helpful tips to break the ice with your kids.More >>
  • Be There: Parent Policing

    With a few clicks of the mouse parents can now monitor what their teens send and receive through text messages.More >>
  • Be There: Technology Safety

    These days kids have access to so many electronic devices, whether its ipods, cell phones, or computers, and for most parents, the kids know more about technology then they do.More >>
  • Be There: How the Body Works

    A lot of parents can testify that their kids ask them hundreds of questions each day. Some may be silly, but the mother we spoke with actually took time to find the real answers for some of the questions her young son was asking.More >>
  • Be There: Sharing Stories

    The teachable moment News Leader Nine highlights may seem like a simple concept, but the lesson is going a long way. The parents tell their children stories about when they were growing up, and in turn, the kids learn how to handle certain situations.More >>
  • Be There: Helping Around the House

    The Green family submitted their "Be There" entry saying that although their daughter has a few more years living at home, they wanted her to be prepared to take care of herself when she gets into the real world. The lesson teaches her to be self-sufficient, and it also helps out around the house.More >>
  • Be There: Creating a Support System

    One family takes the whole concept of our "Be There" campaign seriously, by creating a close relationship with parents, teachers and students.More >>
  • Be There: Making a Movie

    Most kids don't want to spend their weekends in a cemetery, but Columbus High School senior, Robert Oxford had a good reason for being there because he's making a movie for a school project.More >>
  • Be There: A Helping Hand

    It may sound crazy, but Brookstone students and faculty are asking people to donate something other than time or money… their hair.More >>
  • Be There: Always Learning

    It's tough for a lot of working parents to find time to volunteer at their child's school, but one mother we spoke to shows us how her extra time in her daughter's classroom has really paid off.More >>
  • Be There: Raising Money

    One family fund raises for a cause that is close to their heart.More >>
  • Be There: "No Place for Hate"

    Teaching fairness and acceptance at an early age can really have a positive influence on a child's life. In this week's "Be There" we see how an entire school is doing just that.More >>
  • Be There: Making Music

    News Leader Nine found out how one musically inclined family brings entertainment into the home.More >>
  • Be There: Homework in the Car

    In this week's "Be There" moment, we see how one family has mastered the art of multi-tasking. The busy mother in our story encouraged her children to finish their homework in the car while she ran errands.More >>
  • Be There: Water Works

    When one student at Marshall Middle School started struggling in science, his mother related his class work to some of the things he was doing around the house. It helped his grades and created a teachable moment anyone can use.More >>
  • Be There: Playing Store

    When kids stay home from school they usually get bored, but one woman forced her granddaughter to get creative, and entertain herself. The result was a fun game of pretend that turned into a lesson.More >>
  • Be There: Bibb Mill Photos

    After the Bibb Mill fire in 2008, Eric Van Bibber planned a day trip for his daughter to learn about the building and practice her camera skills.More >>
  • Be There: Play and Learn

    The students at the Teenage Parenting Program in Muscogee County are not only learning the curriculum, but they are learning to be parents as teachers prepare them for both those lessons.More >>
  • Be There: Compliments Only

    One Muscogee County school is teaching their students how to pay compliments, and they hope the lesson will follow them home.More >>
  • Be There: Picking Out Clothes

    The family in this week's "Be There" was just looking to save some time as everyone got ready for school or work in the morning, but they quickly learned their rushing could turn into a teachable moment.More >>
  • Be There: Giving back

    We learn how one mother teaches her daughter about volunteering by doing just that.More >>
  • Be There: Little Lessons

    Lamona Griffin has found that when it comes to teaching her daughters life lessons, it's the little things that count the most.More >>
  • Be There: The Honesty Policy

    The mother in this week's story made a habit out of incorporating math lessons into her son's life, but while he was completing that task, he showed his mom he had learned an important life lesson in the process.More >>
  • Be There: Future Planning

    News Leader Nine caught up with a pair of men who are teaching parents and students how to prepare for the future, and make plans that stick.More >>
  • Be There: T.V. Time

    Many families are in the habit of grabbing their dinner, plopping down in front of the T.V. and just zoning out, but one family from Wesley Heights Elementary School uses television shows as lessons.More >>
  • Be There: Family Banking

    Kids frequently ask their parents for money but don't always understand how it's earned. One family from Spencer High School shows us how the kids curiosity about the bank helped him get a savings account.More >>
  • Be There: Sharing Dinnertime

    A lot of families treat dinner time like an assembly line -- kids come in, grab their food then everyone heads to a different room. But the family we spoke to makes an effort to eat together and learn more about each other.More >>
  • Be There: Schoolwork at Home

    We understand it's hard for parents to completely stop what they're doing and help their children with homework, but one family is forced to work together for their daughter with special needs.More >>
  • Be There: Cooking with the kids

    The Cannon family let News Leader Nine come into their home to see first hand how DaMonica Cannon is taking an everyday activity, like cooking dinner and turning it into a teachable moment for her two children.More >>
  • Be There: Muscogee County School District Spelling Bee

    Be There: Muscogee County School District Spelling Bee

    Wednesday, February 5 2014 7:39 PM EST2014-02-06 00:39:45 GMT
    Forty-five students took to the stage at the Columbus Museum to test their spelling skills. After six rounds the number of competitors dwindled down to two students, and boy did they go at it!
    More >>
    Forty-five students took to the stage at the Columbus Museum to test their spelling skills. After six rounds the number of competitors dwindled down to two students, and boy did they go at it! After they each spelled about four words correctly, the word "analogized" knocked out the second place winner, giving David Coats the lead. Coats spelled palatable and won the spelling bee.More >>
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  • Female soldiers invited to apply for ranger school

    Female soldiers invited to apply for ranger school

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 11:24 AM EDT2014-09-16 15:24:06 GMT
    The army is opening its doors to female soldiers looking to attend ranger school.More >>
    The army is opening its doors to female soldiers looking to attend ranger school.More >>
  • Muscogee County School Board approves redevelopment referendum

    Muscogee County School Board approves redevelopment referendum

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 11:21 AM EDT2014-09-16 15:21:02 GMT
    It was unanimous for the Muscogee County school board Monday night, agreeing to team up with the city of Columbus in giving a boost to under-developed areas. This comes just seven weeks before the publicMore >>
    It was unanimous for the Muscogee County school board Monday night, agreeing to team up with the city of Columbus in giving a boost to under-developed areas. This comes just seven weeks before the public will vote on the Redevelopment of Powers Law.More >>
  • St. Luke School headmaster to retire

    St. Luke School headmaster to retire

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 10:59 AM EDT2014-09-16 14:59:45 GMT
    Mrs. Ann McDuffie, Headmaster of St. Luke School, has announced her decision to retire at the end of the current school year, in May 2015. McDuffie has worked in education for 41 years with eleven yearsMore >>
    Mrs. Ann McDuffie, Headmaster of St. Luke School, has announced her decision to retire at the end of the current school year, in May 2015. McDuffie has worked in education for 41 years with eleven yearsMore >>
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  • When disciplining a child goes too far

    When disciplining a child goes too far

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 8:57 AM EDT2014-09-16 12:57:00 GMT
    Pending child abuse charges against star Minnesota Viking running back Adrian Peterson has brought spanking back under public scrutiny after photos of his bruised child surfaced. News Leader 9's Brittany
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    Pending child abuse charges against star Minnesota Viking running back Adrian Peterson has brought spanking back under public scrutiny after photos of his bruised child surfaced. News Leader 9's Brittany Dionne spoke with local experts to find out when spanking becomes abuse. More >>
  • Columbus Police searching for motor vehicle theft suspects

    Columbus Police searching for motor vehicle theft suspects

    Monday, September 15 2014 10:53 AM EDT2014-09-15 14:53:57 GMT
    Columbus Police are requesting the public's assistance identifying three suspects responsible for two unrelated motor vehicle thefts.More >>
    Columbus Police are requesting the public's assistance identifying three suspects responsible for two unrelated motor vehicle thefts.More >>
  • CPD searching for robbery suspect

    CPD searching for robbery suspect

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 6:17 AM EDT2014-09-16 10:17:08 GMT
    Columbus police need your help identifying suspects involved in a robbery. The attached pictures were taken from surveillance footage from the M&N package store on Cusseta Road.       More >>
    Columbus police need your help identifying suspects involved in a robbery. The attached pictures were taken from surveillance footage from the M&N package store on Cusseta Road.       More >>
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