Mon., February 25, 2013 3:32pm
Macon is reeling from a devastating house fire that killed three small children over the weekend. The oldest of the siblings was only 10. A fourth child, the youngest, is listed in critical condition at a burn center in Augusta.
Fri., February 15, 2013 12:30pm
Bibb County school system officials said the cuts won't automatically mean the employees will be laid off. The jobs account for about $4.23 million in annual salary and benefit costs. They are funded with grant money that won't be available in the 2013-14 school year.
Fri., February 1, 2013 4:52pm
Bibb County school administrators have been playing a shell game with millions of taxpayer dollars, said one attorney Friday as a Superior Court judge heard arguments in a whistleblower lawsuit brought by the schools’ former Chief Financial Officer.
Tue., January 22, 2013 7:38pm
A lone Bibb County commissioner on Tuesday called for a federal grand jury investigation into what he characterized as "possible misuse of […] funds" by public school officials.
Tue., December 4, 2012 11:21am
The Bibb County Board of Education on Monday night extended Superintendent Romain Dallemand's contract. The 5-3 vote means Dallemand's new term will start Jan. 1, 2013, and end Dec. 31, 2015.
Mon., November 5, 2012 3:40pm
Bibb County's new alternative elementary school opened Monday. Special schools for kids with behavioral problems are common at the middle and high school level, but virtually unheard of for elementary students.
Fri., October 5, 2012 3:13pm
A consultant for the firm Safe Havens International, which just produced a blistering report about safety at Bibb County Schools, is now the district’s new campus police chief.
Tue., September 25, 2012 4:01pm
Schools want to serve more local produce to kids, but Georgia farmers are not equipped to meet the demand.
Wed., September 19, 2012 4:47am
Bibb County Deputy Superintendent for Student Affairs Ed Judie discusses the on-going controversy over the administration's new discipline policies, and defends the principle that it's better to keep troubled kids in the classroom.
Tue., September 11, 2012 4:20pm
Bibb County school officials say they’re looking into published reports indicating significant underreporting of discipline problems.