New middle school band director and flutist Heather Davidson began her teaching career in Chatham County, North Carolina, which wasn’t among the more music-friendly districts in the state.
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Baker County teachers are starting the 2013-14 school year off this week with a new crop of students to educate in the classroom and more money to spend in their pockets.
Pay raises and bonuses for all teachers and longevity pay for dozens of senior instructors were included in a $790,311 salary and benefits package in a new contract for teachers approved by the school board during a meeting on the evening of August 19.
The football coach at Baker County Middle School was among 53 persons arrested or issued citations when a cockfighting operation was raided the afternoon of August 3 in Coffee County, GA.
William (Rock) Rhoden, 40, of Macclenny was cited for cruelty to animals, a misdemeanor, but a spokesman for the Coffee County Sheriff’s Office indicated he may also be charged with a felony for gambling.
Sand mining company Oldcastle Southern Group has called in the calvary.
It’s hired Gunster, a Florida law firm with more than 100 attorneys and offices across the state that specialize in various business fields, according to the firm’s web site.