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Kendrick High School gets new athletic complex ahead of new school year  WTVM

The complex includes a new baseball, softball, and football field with a track around it.



Kendrick High School’s choir brings back stairwell singing with ‘Killing Me Softly’ rendition  WTVM

The choir was recorded singing a rendition of “Killing Me Softly” by their music teacher, Matthew White. The video is making its rounds on social media.



23 new faces ready to smile at Seminole County schools System  Donalsonville News

New teachers pictured, from left to right, front row: Erica Boyett, Brittany Bowen, Jorden Gamble, Peggy Thompson, Tammy Hornsby, Patricia Cherry, Maria ...



Graduation schedule released for Muscogee County School District  WTVM

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Students in the Muscogee County School District are anticipating the end of the school year and one group of those students is ...



Columbus dad admits fatally stabbing girlfriend, 3 kids in letters to family, police say  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Travane Jackson, accused in murder of his girlfriend Jerrica Spellman and three young children in Columbus, GA, waived his hearing in Recorder's Court.



Video offers more details in gang-related fight at Kendrick High School  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

In a gang-related fight at Kendrick High School, new details are offered in a video that led to three of four students charged.



Fight erupts at Kendrick High School after Facebook post  Ledger-Enquirer

Police charged an 18-year-old Quentin Lorenzo Thomas and 14 year old juvenile in connection with the 4:42 p.m. Monday melee at 6015 Georgetown Drive.



List: 2019 Columbus area high school, college graduations  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Here are the dates, times and locations for the spring 2019 Columbus Georgia area high school and college graduations, including Muscogee, Harris, ...



‘He took my child’: Suspect in Kendrick High senior’s homicide tries to lower bond  Ledger-Enquirer

One of three suspects charged in a Kendrick High School senior's 2017 fatal shooting tries to get his bond dropped so he can get out of jail.



2019 valedictorians and salutatorians across Columbus announced  WTVM

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - Thousands of students in the Muscogee County School District will cross the graduation stage and move their tassels this week, but ...



Seat left empty at Kendrick High graduation in honor of student killed in shooting  WTVM

One seat was left empty at Kendrick High School's graduation Thursday evening in memory of a student who died last year.



Video released of gang fight at Kendrick High  Ledger-Enquirer

In a gang-related fight at Kendrick High School, new details are offered in a video that led to three of four students charged. The video was posted on Facebook ...



Fourth suspected gang member charged in video-taped fight at Kendrick High  Ledger-Enquirer

A fourth suspected gang member surrendered Monday to authorities in the Feb. 26 gang-related fight at Kendrick High School, Columbus police said.



‘She had a bad vibe’: Police arrest girlfriend of Kendrick High School murder victim  Ledger-Enquirer

Javion Shorter's mother, Tangi, said he and his girlfriend, Nashira Kendra Miller, had gotten into an argument the day of his death. It was his 18th birthday.



Kendrick high school signs four athletes  WRBL

COLUMBUS, Ga. -- The school year is just about over but a couple of high school students are putting the pen to paper this week. Kendrick high school added ...



Suspect who instigated gang-related fight at Kendrick High School pleads not guilty  Ledger-Enquirer

A teen who followed a 14-year-old in a BMW and instigated a gang-related fight with the youth at Kendrick High School on Feb. 26 pleaded not guilty during a ...



Athletes of the Week: Kendrick High School  WRBL

Kendrick High School had been selected as Athletes of The Week.



Teen girl charged in connection with gang-related fight at Kendrick High School  Ledger-Enquirer

The juvenile was picked up on an outstanding warrant and held at the Regional Youth Detention Center in Midland. She is the third suspect charged in the 4:42 ...



Kendrick High School students and faculty safe following evacuation  WTVM

Students and staff were evacuated from Kendrick High School on Friday due to a bomb threat, according to Muscogee County School District's Communication ...



Kendrick High senior killed in shooting; mother makes plea to suspects  WTVM

A grieving mother is speaking out after she says her teen son was senselessly gunned down. Eighteen year old Javion Shorter, a Kendrick High Senior was shot ...



MCSD promised athletic upgrades at 5 schools —but $7.2 million not enough, district says  Ledger-Enquirer

To pay for the expanded scope and cost of upgrading some athletics fields, the Muscogee County School District wants to take all of the $7.2 million voters ...



Three suspects appear in court for murder of Kendrick High School student  WTVM

Three teens made their first appearance before a Recorders Court judge Thursday morning. Nineteen year old Nashira Miller, 19 year old Daijon Williams, and ...



Kendrick High senior killed on his 18th birthday remembered at candlelight vigil  Ledger-Enquirer

More than 100 people gathered in front of Kendrick High School Monday evening to mourn the loss of yet another youth to gun violence. This time the victim was ...



Police: Gang members captured on video during fight at Kendrick High School  Ledger-Enquirer

A suspected gang member pleaded not guilty Thursday during a Recorder's Court hearing in Monday's fight at Kendrick High School. Quentin Lorenzo Thomas ...



Columbus driver pleads in 2015 hit-and-run that killed Kendrick student  Ledger-Enquirer

A Columbus man has pleaded guilty in the Aug. 5, 2015, pedestrian death of a Kendrick High School student who was hit as he walked along Steam Mill Road.



Failed math in 9th grade. Became teen mom. Here’s how she became Teacher of the Year  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Baker MIddle School math teacher Dacia Irvin shares with the Ledger-Enquirer how she overcame failing math in ninth grade and becoming a single teen ...



Muscogee County Christmas Tournament features local, regional basketball teams  Ledger-Enquirer

The annual holiday tradition of the Muscogee County Christmas Tournament again features local and regional boys and girls high school basketball teams.



Kendrick High School grad Kahlia Lawrence selected in WNBA Draft  WRBL

Mercer standout senior Kahlia Lawrence was selected by the Minnesota Lynx in the second round with the 24th overall pick of the 2018 WNBA Draft on ...



Open records report reveals 297 MCSD students arrested during 2017 school year  WTVM

Open record information reveals almost 300 students were arrested at Muscogee County School District facilities in the 2017-18 school year.



MCSD averaging over 1 student arrest per school day. Here’s the number at each school.  Ledger-Enquirer

More than one arrest per day of classes has occurred in the Muscogee County School District this academic year. That's according to the data MCSD provided ...



Kendrick Cherokees hire new football coach  Ledger-Enquirer

Kendrick High School has named Andre Slappey as its new head football coach. Slappey comes to Kendrick from Americus-Sumter High School.



A violent killing. Scared witnesses. Man arrested 1 year after Columbus shooting death  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Nearly a year has passed since a Columbus man with an extensive criminal history was shot six times as he stood by his car outside 1052 Winston Road.



‘I feel like teaching is the best way I can give back’  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Teach for America helps Kendrick High grad and Air Force veteran become a successful educator, ending the school year with his students achieving an ...



And the winner is: Muscogee County School District 2019 Teacher of the Year announced  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Dacia Irvin, Baker Middle School, was announced as the 2019 Muscogee County Teacher of the Year on April 25 during the Muscogee Educational Excellence ...



Live scores from this weekend’s Chattahoochee Valley high school football games  Ledger-Enquirer

Find live local high school football coverage for all Chattahoochee Valley games including up-to-the-minute scores, schedules and more. Stay connected with ...



SLIDESHOW: Senior prom comes to hospitalized teen in Columbus  WTVM

A Columbus teen was admitted in to the hospital at the time of his senior prom, but that didn't stop the prom from coming to him.



Girlfriend had argument with Kendrick High senior moments before he was shot, police say  Ledger-Enquirer

The woman charged in the deadly shooting of her 18-year-old boyfriend was allegedly involved in an altercation with him before the incident, according to ...



Kendrick High School Names Andre Slappey Head Football Coach  WLTZ 38 NBC

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Columbus teen dreams of walking without pain  FOX 5 Atlanta

It's been almost nine years since 17-year old Tamesha Simmons could walk without pain.



Foster child beats the odds to get his diploma  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

As he tried on his cap and gown, Kendrick High School senior Adante Harper summed up his thoughts about overcoming so many hardships to reach this ...



Former Kendrick, Georgia Tech player Rudy Allen selected to Chattahoochee Valley Hall of Fame  Ledger-Enquirer

Columbus native Rudy Allen made a name for himself on the gridiron during his time at Kendrick High School and Georgia Tech. On Feb. 3, Allen's play will be ...



Here’s the 2017 Columbus area high school graduation schedule  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Here are the dates, times and locations of the 2017 Columbus area high school graduation ceremonies. May 12: Waverly Hall Christian Academy, 7 p.m., at the ...



Cedric Ware out as Kendrick Cherokees head football coach  Ledger-Enquirer

Kendrick High School athletic director Collins Jones confirmed Tuesday that Cedric Ware will not return as Cherokees head football coach in 2018.



Columbus teen takes prestigious step toward career goal -- and breaking a stereotype  Ledger-Enquirer

Darian Holcomb, a rising senior at Kendrick High School, was selected to participate in the EAA Advanced Air Academy Camp in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, July ...



High school roundup: Baker leads Kendrick past Westside-Macon  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Raven Baker scored 14 points to lead Kendrick to a 50-39 win over Westside-Macon on Tuesday night.



Police seek Columbus pastor on child molestation and other sex charges  Ledger-Enquirer

Columbus police are looking for a local pastor wanted on eight charges including six on sexual assault. Outstanding warrants have been issued for Christopher ...



Tonya Rembert  WRBL

A Kendrick High School teacher is feeling special after being selected as the very first Kinetic Credit Union Golden Apple award winner.



SLIDESHOW: MCSD's high school Valedictorians and Salutatorians  WTVM

Muscogee County School District's high school graduations are underway and a list of their valedictorians and salutatorians has been released.



How many children, teens are killed by guns in Columbus, GA?  Macon Telegraph

Here's a list of kids and teens who were killed in gun-related incidents since 2008 in Columbus, Georgia. The gun victims died from accidental shootings, ...



SLIDESHOW: MCSD announces its valedictorians and salutatorians  WTVM

The Muscogee County graduations will begin on Tuesday, May 22 and the valedictorians and salutatorians have been named for each high school.



New principal appointed for Early College Academy of Columbus  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

The new principal for Early College Academy of Columbus has been appointed. Rothschild Leadership Academy principal Michael Forte will lead Early College ...



Kiara Price Becomes First Kendrick Softball Player Signee in More Than a Decade  WLTZ 38 NBC

For the first time in more than a decade, Kendrick High School is sending a softball player to the next level. On Monday, Kiara Price signed scholarship papers ...



MCSD to livestream high school graduation ceremonies for third consecutive year  WTVM

The Muscogee County School District has announced the dates and times for the 2014-2015 high schools graduations. All ceremonies and rehearsals will be ...



Bobby Howard Hired As St. Anne Pacelli's Head Baseball Coach  WLTZ 38 NBC

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BREAKING: Columbus Police locate missing child who was in stolen vehicle  WRBL

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WRBL) – The Columbus Police Department says a child has been located after she went missing Friday night after the vehicle she was in was ...



Open houses for Muscogee County magnet schools start this week  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Open houses start this week for students and their families to learn about the Muscogee County School District's magnet programs. Here is the schedule:.



Former Carver High School Head Coach Dell McGee Promoted to Assistant Head Coach at UGA  WLTZ 38 NBC

Dell McGee was named Assistant Head Coach in March of 2018 after two seasons as an assistant coach, overseeing running backs. McGee was part of a 2017 ...



Columbus police searching for missing 16-year-old girl  WTVM

The Columbus Police Department is asking the public for assistance in locating a missing teen.



Kendrick looks to bounce back with more experienced team  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Coach: Cedric Ware, second year; 3-7 at school, 3-7 overall. Assistant coaches: Donald Johnson, offensive coordinator, Tommy Casciaro, Demetrius McClellan, ...



Ex Muscogee County School District assistant principal dies at 42  Ledger-Enquirer

John “Pepper” Spurlock Jr., who finished 16 years at East Columbus Magnet Academy as assistant principal, died Friday at Midtown Medical Center. He was 42.



East Columbus Magnet Academy wants board to approve naming football field for former coach  Ledger-Enquirer

East Columbus Magnet Academy is requesting the Muscogee County School Board approve the naming of a football field for a former coach.



William H. Shaw Christmas Tournament tips off Wednesday  Ledger-Enquirer

Many local basketball teams will get a useful test with the start of the William H. Shaw Christmas Tournament Wednesday.



State lists 7 Muscogee County Title I schools among worst performing  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Seven schools in the Muscogee County School District -- the same number on the original list three years ago -- are among the 246 in Georgia considered as ...



12 more Muscogee County schools to offer free meals to every student  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Twelve more Columbus schools will offer free meals to every student. The Muscogee County School District, which starts its 2016-17 school year Monday, has ...



MCSD releases high school graduation schedule  WRBL

The Muscogee County School District has released the high school graduation schedule for the 2017-2018 school year.



Muscogee County School District’s six-figure earners increase by 19  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

The Muscogee County School District's fiscal year 2017 salary database shows 61 MCSD employees with six-figure salaries. The number was 42 in fiscal year ...



Columbus native Dell McGee’s path to title game defined by determination  Ledger-Enquirer

Long before Georgia's Dell McGee was in charge of the Bulldogs' running backs, he was just a kid from Columbus looking for his chance to shine.



Georgia Teen With No Prior Record Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison for Stealing a Pair of Sneakers When He Was 15  The Root

An 18-year-old Columbus, Ga., teen will spend the next five years in prison, plus 10 years on probation, after stealing a pair of Nike sneakers when he was 15.



New life for girls after upset  Morgan County Citizen

By R. Alan Richardson. sports editor. In a quirky set of circumstances and GHSA rules, the Morgan County girls' basketball team will be inserted into the State ...



Columbus police continue searching for three missing women  WTVM

Columbus police are continuing to search for clues to lead them to three women reported missing in March and April.



2014 Muscogee County High School Graduation Schedule  WTVM

The schedule of upcoming high school graduations and rehearsals in the Muscogee County School District is as follows. All ceremonies will be held at the ...



‘Hidden Figures’ actress with Columbus roots wonders what other black stories are missing  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Donna Biscoe, 61, is a 1973 graduate of Kendrick High School and the daughter of Mildred Skillern, a retired Carver High School English teacher. In the movie ...



Hamilton could be next principal at St. Mary’s Elementary  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Superintendent David Lewis is recommending the appointment of LaTonya Hamilton as principal at St. Mary's Elementary Magnet Academy.



Salem's Sanders Dorough accepts Worth County head basketball job  Rockdale Newton Citizen

CONYERS — Sanders Dorough's stint at Salem was short-lived, but for good reason.



Bobby Howard is once again coaching high school baseball in Columbus  Ledger-Enquirer

Longtime high school baseball coach Bobby Howard was hired as St. Anne Pacelli's new head baseball coach on Monday. Howard replaces Brent Benefield, ...



Be There: Georgia Governor's Honors Program  WTVM

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 ...



Cataula biker embarks on cancer fundraising journey to Hope  WRBL

Stephen Wilson is a biker battling cancer. He doesn't have cancer, but he knows many people who either have it or have had it, including his mom. On his ...



Promise of Columbus Scholars comes to fruition with graduation  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Eight years ago, the nonprofit corporation Columbus Scholars was established to provide high-achieving but disadvantaged Muscogee County School District ...



ELA adoption proposed to school board  WRBL

COLUMBUS Ga.- This upcoming school year students could see some changes in their english-language arts curriculum. It was one of the main items on the ...



Dates and times: Back to School District Verification Day  WTVM

The first day of school for the 2013-2014 school year is Wednesday, August 7, 2013. Students and parents should report to the school of assignment to:



‘He just runs and runs’: Athlete with Columbus ties appears on cover of national magazine  Ledger-Enquirer

Raymond Wane Hailes, who grew up in Dallas, Texas, went to Kendrick High School for part of his 10th grade school year. He has also participated in several ...



Chattahoochee Valley Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2018 announced  WRBL

The Chattahoochee Valley Sports Hall of Fame has announced nine inductees for the Class of 2018. Below is information on all nine, detailing their ...



Bobby Howard resigns as Cartersville High School baseball coach  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

About a month after taking the head baseball coach position at Cartersville High School, Bobby Howard resigned Thursday morning, he confirmed to the ...



Georgia teen who had no record is going to prison – over a pair of sneakers  Miami Herald

I don't get that,” Judge Bobby Peters said this week as he sentenced Dayonn Davis, of Columbus GA, to five years in prison for taking a pair of Nike sneakers ...



Her parents are in prison — but this scholarship will send Columbus student to college  Ledger-Enquirer

Her parents are incarcerated, so she lives with her aunt and uncle while she helps care for her disabled brother. But this 18-year-old Muscogee County student ...



Mahone to leave Columbus for promotion, McDuffie takes reins of Ledger-Enquirer  Ledger-Enquirer

Columbus Ledger-Enquirer publisher Rodney Mahone will be leaving his hometown to take over as the president and publisher of The Charlotte Observer and ...



Ex-candidate trying again for MCSD board, aiming for John Thomas’ seat  Ledger-Enquirer

After barely missing out on qualifying for the 2014 runoff, John “Bart” Steed again is vying for the Muscogee County School Board's District 2 seat.



Columbus teen who had no record is going to prison – over a pair of sneakers  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

I don't get that,” Judge Bobby Peters said this week as he sentenced Dayonn Davis, of Columbus GA, to five years in prison for taking a pair of Nike sneakers ...



Dreaming big: TSYS helps train developmentally disabled for jobs and life  Ledger-Enquirer

Project SEARCH, a program launched in 1996, is now helping those with intellectual or developmental disabilities learn new skills and find jobs. Credit-card ...



Signing Day: High school athletes sign contracts for college sports  WTVM

Signing Day is underway in the Chattahoochee Valley. Student athletes from over a dozen schools in the area are signing contracts for college sports. Here is ...



Here’s what the climate is like at Columbus area schools  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

One public school in Muscogee County is among the 15 percent in the state to receive the top grade in the Georgia Department of Education's third annual ...



Here’s your primer on Muscogee County School District’s new English textbooks  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

For the first time in a dozen years, the Muscogee County School District has adopted new English language arts textbooks for its middle schools and high ...



Muscogee Educational Excellence Foundation announces 2017 Harvard Fellows  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Another group of Muscogee County School District teachers will further their education in a prestigious summer program at Harvard University, thanks to the ...



Teresa Whitaker  WRBL

Teresa Whitaker joined the WRBL team in March 1987 as a member of the Production department, awaiting an opening in News. The opportunity presented ...



JROTC cadets learn valuable lessons at Fort Benning JROTC camp  DVIDS

FORT BENNING, Ga. (June 13, 2018) – Overcoming one's fear, learning the importance of teamwork, and building confidence and character were just a few ...



Free gas giveaway with Faith Chapel  WRBL

Faith Chapel, a Birmingham-based church, is expanding to Columbus. In celebrating a new location, the church decided to host a gas giveaway on August 21.



Police: Suspect in vehicular homicide thought he hit mailbox  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

The man who turned himself in to authorities following the fatal hit-and-run wreck that killed a 17-year-old boy early Thursday told police that he thought he hit a ...



Father of 7 murdered on Buena Vista Road  WTVM

Almost 24 hours after Columbus' 11th murder of 2013 occurred, police were still guarding the crime scene.



Kenneth Walker boys home has been saving lives for 13 years. Now it’s looking to grow.  Ledger-Enquirer

Timothy Crumbley has been working with boys and young men for more than 13 years to help them salvage their lives, with more than 600 youngsters having ...



Five Years in Prison for Stealing Sneakers, 90 Days' House Arrest for Raping a Young Girl?  Snopes.com

The sentences handed down in two May 2018 criminal cases were widely disparate due to racial differences in the defendants.



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