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Hardaway High School student with special needs gets heartwarming promposal  WTVM

A high school student from Columbus displayed a heartwarming act of kindness by making one of his classmate's dream come true.



Hardaway High School senior wins Georgia Youth Leadership Award  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Caylin Carter from Hardaway High School in Columbus, GA is a 2019 recipient of the Georgia Youth Leadership Award. The award is presented by 21st Century ...



Hardaway Teacher Charged With Sex Crimes  WLTZ 38 NBC

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Columbus youth wins award from 21st Century Leaders  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Caylin Carter, a Georgia Youth Leadership Award winner of Hardaway High School, talks with her sister, Chanta, and mother, Lisa, at their home in Columbus, ...



‘No difference.’ Columbus fast-food worker with Down syndrome celebrates 30 years on the job.  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Man with down syndrome celebrates 30 years at a Columbus, Georgia Burger King. The company has 46 special-needs including 11 in Columbus. The most ...



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 ...



Second Substitute Teacher Arrested In Columbus  WLTZ 38 NBC

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Hardaway students charged with public indecency after found hiding near ballfield  Ledger-Enquirer

Two Hardaway High School students were charged with public indecency Wednesday after police found them hiding near the baseball field at 2901 College ...



Northside Teacher Latest School Employee Arrested  WLTZ 38 NBC

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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 ...



2 Muscogee Co. students receiving associate degree before their high school graduation  WTVM

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - Two high school students in Muscogee County are getting their associate degree before they walk across the stage for their high ...



6 Hardaway High School athletes sign letters of intent  WTVM

Six athletes across three sports signed on the dotted line Monday afternoon.



Summer feeding programs across the Chattahoochee Valley  WTVM

Many local school districts and organizations are stepping up to help make sure no child goes hungry this summer.



She tricked her mom into meeting her Hardaway gym teacher. Now, they’re engaged.  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Lauren Breaux, former Hardaway High School student, tricked her mom, Linda Breaux, a manager at Aflac, into meeting her teacher, Hardaway athletics director ...



3 arrested for burglarizing Hardaway High School  WTVM

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – Three people were arrested for burglarizing Hardaway High School. On Tuesday, Dec. 19 around 3 a.m. police were called to the ...



Hardaway High School student arrested for distributing gummy bears laced with marijuana  WTVM

A Hardaway High School student was arrested after violating the school district's drug policy.



Woman charged with breaking into Hardaway High School  Ledger-Enquirer

Justice Brice, 21, was arrested on December 19, 2017, and charged with breaking into Hardaway High School at 2901 College Drive in Columbus, Georgia.



6 Hardaway High football players sign scholarships Wednesday  WTVM

National Signing Day plus seven was busy at Hardaway High School.



Ex-MCSD substitute teacher arrested for alleged sex crimes with student  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

A man who was a substitute teacher for the Muscogee County School District has been arrested and charged with three felonies related to sexual misconduct ...



First Hardaway High School class celebrates 50th anniversary  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Some of the first students to graduate from Hardaway High School returned to the Columbus campus Saturday to celebrate their 50th anniversary. About 40 ...



These Columbus-area schools have free summer meals for kids. Here’s more.  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Columbus, Georgia children can eat meals for free at local schools in June and July through the federal Seamless Summer Option program. Here are the dates, ...



‘It will not be tolerated’: MCSD responds to arrests after teacher charged with sex crimes  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

The day after a Muscogee County School District teacher was arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a student — the third time in less than two weeks ...



Hardaway High School celebrates its gold (and crimson) anniversary  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

The building smelled new because it was, but on the first day of school in 1965, Jim Railey didn't inspect the sparkling surroundings or check the credentials of a ...



Graduation comes to hospitalized Hardaway senior who cannot attend ceremony  WTVM

One senior was absent from Hardaway High School's graduation ceremony Friday, May 25, but it was not his choice to miss it.



Fort Benning's Henry Caro NCOA 'signs' up for PIE at Hardaway High  DVIDS

COLUMBUS, Ga. (Nov. 9, 2018) – Soldiers from the Henry Caro Noncommissioned Officer Academy (NCOA) at Fort Benning, Georgia, helped students from ...



Hardaway student with mystery illness graduates in hospital  Ledger-Enquirer

Brian Griffith wore two gowns at this Hardaway High School graduation ceremony Friday. And he was the only student in attendance. Hospitalized with a ...



New Wells-Fargo interim leader has strong Columbus connection  WRBL

Parker is a 1973 graduate of Hardaway High School, where he was president of the class.



Ex-Northside teacher accused of sexually assaulting 17-year-old student faces judge  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Ex-Northside High School teacher Kristin Davenport is accused of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old male student, police said. She made her first appearance in ...



Former Hardaway High band director found stabbed to death  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

A former Hardaway High School band director was found stabbed to death on Saturday in Sandy Springs, Ga. William Haynes, 53, was pronounced dead early ...



Second ex-MCSD substitute teacher arrested this week for alleged crimes at school  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Victoria Cothran was arrested Thursday and charged with simple battery and criminal trespass, the Columbus Police Department said. The Muscogee County ...



Two teens arrested for committing sexual act in classroom  WRBL

Two teens have been arrested after an incident at Hardaway High School.



Elite Family Medicine in Columbus hosts open house and ribbon cutting  WTVM

Elite Family Medicine, located at 850 Brookstone Centre Parkway, offers also offers Concierge Medicine of Columbus Inc. The clinic has three unique medical ...



‘He’s grown up a lot’: Columbus native Tony Locey headlines Georgia’s pitching rotation  Macon Telegraph

Right handed pitcher Tony Locey came to the Univerity of Georgia prior to the 2017 season. The Columbus, Ga., native went to Hardaway High School before ...



Ex-Hardaway player who signed with Atlanta Falcons accused of molesting 12-year-old  Ledger-Enquirer

A former Hardaway High School football star who signed on with the Atlanta Falcons before being cut from the team Sept. 1 was arrested Saturday on charges of ...



High school senior accused of beating stray dog to death in apartment, police say  Ledger-Enquirer

Renardo Welch, a 17-year-old senior at Hardaway High School, pleaded not guilty to one count of aggravated cruelty to animals in the Sept. 23 beating death at ...



GEAR UP Georgia kicks off Muscogee County Summer Leadership Academy  WRBL

While some students are away enjoying their summer vacation, a select group of the next Muscogee County high school freshmen spent their time at Columbus ...



Hardaway heroes save her son’s life, so she can celebrate Mother’s Day instead of mourn  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Seemingly healthy Hardaway High School sophomore Cody Ellis survived cardiac arrest in the gym April 26, 2017, thanks to responders.



Chattahoochee Circuit Judge inducted into Boys and Girls Club Hall of Fame  WTVM

After a lifetime of inspiring dedication to his community, Judge Joey M. Loudermilk is being honored as this year's Boys and Girls Club Hall of Fame Inductee.



Former Longtime Central-Phenix City High School Basketball Coach James Redd Passed Away This Morning  WLTZ 38 NBC

Photo Courtesy: Kelvin A. Redd. His son Kelvin A. Redd provided WLTZ First News with the following information: Former Central High School basketball coach, ...



Educator, retired officer vie for Georgia Senate seat Josh McKoon is leaving  Ledger-Enquirer

An educator and a retired law enforcement officer face off Nov. 6, 2018, for the Georgia Senate District 29 seat that incumbent Josh McKoon is leaving.



No Shortage On Chemistry This Season for the Hardaway Hawks  WLTZ 38 NBC

Over on at Hardaway high school the Hawks have a senior heavy football team. Leading the pack is Dominique Ford who has been the Hawks starting ...



This Columbus teacher is an international finalist for a $1 million prize  Ledger-Enquirer

The 50 finalists for the $1 million 2019 Global Teacher Prize have been announced. One of them is a Muscogee County School District teacher from Columbus.



Hardaway High School grad drowns in Oconee River  WTVM

A recent Hardaway High School graduate drowned in the Oconee River just days before starting his freshman year of college.



Boys and Girls Club Youth of the Year: Finalist Jacobi Sims  WTVM

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - The Boys and Girls Clubs of the Chattahoochee Valley will soon announce their Youth of the Year Winner. It's the highest honor ...



Hardaway High and UGA graduate becomes partner in Columbus law firm  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Hardaway High School and University of Georgia graduate Lauren Dimitri becomes a partner in Columbus law firm.



Owner of popular midtown restaurant preparing to enter downtown market  WRBL

COLUMBUS (WRBL) - The owner of a successful Midtown Columbus restaurant is preparing to open a new restaurant in the growing downtown culinary scene.



Here’s the schedule for spring 2018 Columbus area high school and college graduations  Ledger-Enquirer

Here's the spring 2018 graduation schedule for Columbus area high schools and colleges.



Final farewell: Notable folks with Columbus area connections who died in 2018  Ledger-Enquirer

From the famous to the not-to-famous but still positively impactful, these people with Columbus area connections had notable lives before they died in 2018.



Columbus native battling to get back on NBC’s ‘The Voice’ main stage  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Kanard Thomas, of Columbus, was selected by Bebe Rexha to return to The Voice as part of the Comeback Stage shows. He is looking to win for his son ...



‘It was a struggle.’ Mom’s death, failed courses didn’t stop West Point grad from Columbus  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Walker Seldon took an unusual and arduous route to becoming a 2nd lieutenant in the U.S. Army. He failed courses and nearly flunked out of West Point.



Here are the winners and runner-ups of the 2019 Page One awards  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Congratulations to all of this year's nominees for the Page One awards, hosted by the Ledger-Enquirer. Here are all of the winners, runner-ups and their high ...



MCSD board critics Myers, Thomas make closing arguments at their final meeting  Ledger-Enquirer

Muscogee County School Board representatives Frank Myers of District 8 and John Thomas of District 2, the administration's most outspoken critics, read ...



Former Georgia high school running back faces incest, child sex charges  FOX 5 Atlanta

Police say a former Georgia high school player who had signed with the Atlanta Falcons before being cut has been charged in Georgia with aggravated child ...



‘These trips back home mean a lot to me’: NFL player, Columbus native describes emotional return  Ledger-Enquirer

Hardaway High School alum Marcus Smith II stays busy with his NFL pursuits, but the league's offseason gave him a chance to come home. Smith returned to ...



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.



Police: Burglary probe uncovers street gang in Lakebottom area  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

An Eberhart Avenue burglary investigation led police to break up a street gang associated with Hardaway High School, a detective testified Wednesday in ...



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 ...



Britt David Magnet Academy 2018 National Blue Ribbon School  Ledger-Enquirer

A Columbus school is among 13 schools in Georgia and 349 in the country to be named a 2018 National Blue Ribbon School, the highest honor awarded by the ...



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.



Police find suspected hit-and-run driver hiding under Hardaway High School  WTVM

A Columbus police officer attempted to pull over a driver for a traffic violation, and the situation quickly escalated. It happened at about 12:45 p.m. Sunday near ...



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 ...



Hardaway alum Justin Crawford signs NFL contract with Atlanta Falcons  Ledger-Enquirer

Former Hardaway High School football player Justin Crawford signed an undrafted free agent contract with the Atlanta Falcons on Tuesday. The deal sends the ...



Hardaway's Greg Countryman Signs Scholarship  WLTZ 38 NBC

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Columbus Space Program gives students unusual view of solar eclipse  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

In the path of totality from Adairville Elementary School in Kentucky, they launched two weather balloons with cameras that reached the edge of space.



Ben Hardaway, legendary foxhound breeder, dies at 98  Ledger-Enquirer

Columbus businessman, civic leader, World War II officer and legendary foxhound breeder Benjamin Hurt Hardaway III died early Thursday morning at his ...



Prosecutor challenges Superior Court clerk for late Ann Hardman’s unexpired term  Ledger-Enquirer

Two women with long *service* in the criminal justice system face off in the Nov. 6, 2018, special election for Muscogee County Superior Court Clerk.



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.



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 ...



Columbus man’s run on ‘The Voice’ comes to end, but he is just getting started.  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Columbus, Georgia resident Kanard Thomas won the comeback stage on “The Voice” but was knocked out in the top 24. Now his eyes are set on his own album ...



MCSD releases names of faculty recommended for promotion to assistant principal  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

The Muscogee County School District has released the names of three faculty members superintendent David Lewis is recommending for promotion to assistant ...



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 ...



High school football player says coach told him to eat marijuana  The Telegraph

Three Columbus, Ga., high school football players said a man identified in a sheriff's report as a coach instructed one of them to eat marijuana when the car he ...



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 ...



Muscogee County School Board OKs 4 new assistant principals  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Arnold Magnet Academy, Hardaway High School, Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School and Reese Road Leadership Academy have new assistant ...



Chattahoochee Valley Sports Hall of Famer Bubba Ball dies  Ledger-Enquirer

No coach in the South had a more fitting name. James “Bubba” Ball, a member of the Chattahoochee Valley Sports Hall of Fame, has died. He died Tuesday at ...



Drag Queen Story Hour coming to a Columbus library, sparking controversy  The Telegraph

A controversial event is coming to a Columbus this weekend. The Drag Queen Story Hour is a national program created in San Francisco to promote gender ...



Columbus High robotics team first from Georgia to reach world finals  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

The Columbus High School students representing the Columbus Space Program came home Sunday from Houston as the first Georgia team to have reached ...



Muscogee County principal being transferred to another school  Ledger-Enquirer

Along with the three new principals the Muscogee County School Board approved Monday night, notice of a principal being transferred is listed in the personnel ...



Ignoring top of the class  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

If we're going to heap praise on 300-pound linemen and jump shooters with great range, we ought to honor our highest achievers in the classroom.



Military Matters: JROTC students get day of learning at NIM  WTVM

Close to 800 high school students got a special treat earlier this week at the National Infantry Museum. They teamed up with veterans for a so-called day of ...



Goldberg to be recommended as MCSD chief operations and facilities officer  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Superintendent David Lewis is recommending David Goldberg to serve as chief operations and facilities officer for the Muscogee County School District.



And the Muscogee County School District 2018 Teacher of the Year is ...  Ledger-Enquirer

In front of a sellout crowd Thursday night at the Columbus Convention & Trade Center, the Muscogee Educational Excellence Foundation announced during its ...



MCSD explains ban on camouflage clothing  WTVM

Parents say they are concerned that they are just now learning of a clothing ban that is gang-related. Some Muscogee County Schools had banned students ...



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:.



Chattahoochee Valley Sports Hall of Fame announces 2019 class of inductees  Ledger-Enquirer

The Chattahoochee Valley Sports Hall of Fame has announced its 2019 class of inductees. The eight members will be honored at the annual ceremony, Feb.



Calendar, school uniforms on school board agenda  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Uniforms for Baker Middle School students and the naming of the Columbus High School auditorium after Morton A. Harris are two items the Muscogee County ...



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 ...



Who are the 2018 Columbus mayoral candidates?  WTVM

There are six candidates running for mayor in 2018. Here are some facts about the candidates.



This retired principal is honored as Substitute Teacher of the Year  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

If anyone doubted this retired principal loved to help educate children, then the award he received last month is the clincher.



Columbus police try fresh approach to cold case murders with new training, forensics  Ledger-Enquirer

Eight investigators in the homicide unit are dividing up the unsolved cases, reviewing the evidence, and presenting each case to their colleagues for discussion.



15-year-old fired 8 shots to gun down popular Columbus High grad, prosecutor says  Ledger-Enquirer

A 15-year-old fired eight shots the night he gunned down a college student on the street in Columbus, Ga., a prosecutor says.



Jacqueline Wade  WRBL

This week's Kinetic Golden Apple award winner comes to us from Hardaway High School.



Muscogee County principal leaving for another Chattahoochee Valley school  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

A Muscogee County principal will be leaving to lead another Chattahoochee Valley high school. During its meeting Thursday, the Troup County Board of ...



Congratulations to these U.S.Air Force Airmen for graduating from military basic training  WTVM

Three men, including two from the Chattahoochee Valley, recently graduated from military basic training at Joint Base San Antonio- Lackland in San Antonio, ...



Abdur-Rahim completes inaugural KSU coaching staff | Sports  MDJOnline.com

New Kennesaw State men's basketball coach Amir Abdur-Rahim completed his coaching staff Wednesday.



Columbus’ Wright Waddell selected to Georgia Golf Hall of Fame  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Wright Waddell, a Columbus native and lifelong amateur golfer, has been selected to the Georgia Golf Hall of Fame by the Georgia State Golf Association.



MCSD board candidates grade superintendent’s performance. Here’s the report card.  Ledger-Enquirer

The 11 Muscogee County School Board candidates on the 2018 ballot have graded the superintendent's performance in response to the Ledger-Enquirer's ...



Georgia teacher, 26, is arrested for 'sexually assaulting teenage student'  Daily Mail

Kristin Davenport, 26, was charged on Thursday. She is a teacher at Northside High School in Columbus, Georgia. Police received an anonymous tip about her ...



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 ...



Columbus native Marcus Smith II agrees to new NFL contract  Ledger-Enquirer

After briefly being an NFL free agent, Hardaway High School alum Marcus Smith II is officially staying put. The defensive lineman re-signed with the Seattle ...



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