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  1. Columbus High is one of the best high schools in Georgia, report says. Here’s a list.  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
  2. These are Georgia’s Top 10 public high schools, according to U.S. News & World Report  Atlanta Journal Constitution
  3. Top Georgia high schools ranked in new report  11Alive.com WXIA
  4. U.S. News Best High Schools 2019: Tucker High School Makes List  Patch.com
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Columbus High School ranked second best high school in GA, 85th in nation  WTVM

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Columbus High School has been ranked among the top high schools in the country and is the second-best in the state. Throughout ...



Columbus High School student headed to DC for US Senate Program  WTVM

Patrick Chappel is the first Muscogee County School District student in 25 years to be admitted to the program.



Columbus High School honored with Military Flagship School Award  WTVM

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A high school in Columbus was recognized for its efforts in providing a supportive environment for military students and families.



‘It’s not a cliquish school.’ Columbus High awarded for welcoming students in military families.  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Georgia Dept of Education gave one of six Military Flagship School Awards to Columbus High School. Winners include Crooked River Elementary, Hilltop Elem., ...



CSU Announces Winners of 8th Annual Business Plan Competition  Colombus State News

COLUMBUS, Ga. - Columbus State University's Turner College of Business recently awarded three aspiring entrepreneurs with funding to launch their own ...



W. TENNIS: Mercer’s Courville wins ITA Summer Circuit Doubles Title  wgxa.tv

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Incoming Mercer women's tennis freshman Mary Courville won the 2019 ITA Summer Circuit Doubles title at Florida State University on ...



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 ...



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 ...



Scholar Athlete: Columbus High School Wrestler, Robert Mulvany  WLTZ 38 NBC

Robert Mulvany is 28-1 this season as he heads into state dual meets on Thursday. He says a lot of that success can be contributed to the fact that he's been ...



2 Muscogee County schools are among Georgia’s 2019 AP Honor Schools  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

The Georgia Department of Education announced the 2019 AP Honor Schools in six categories, based on the results of their 2018 Advanced Placement courses ...



Columbus High drops from No. 1 spot in Georgia  Ledger-Enquirer

Columbus High School has dropped from the No. 1 spot in Georgia, according to the 2018 U.S. News & World Report's rankings of Best High Schools.



The 2019 Teacher of the Year in Muscogee County will be one of these 10 semifinalists  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Here are the 10 2019 Teacher of the Year semifinalists for Muscogee County School District in Columbus Ga. They were selected among the applications from ...



Scholar Athlete: Columbus High School Baseball, Colby Brabston  WLTZ 38 NBC

Heading into his junior season at Columbus high school, starting shortstop Colby Brabston was hoping to gain the attention of college baseball scouts.



Injuries Won't Keep Columbus High QB Donovan Carter Down  WLTZ 38 NBC

A blessing in disguise is how Columbus high school senior quarterback Donovan Carter describes a broken ankle. “The injury is really what brought me here ...



School principal changes coming to Muscogee, Harris counties with proposed plan  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Muscogee County School District superintendent David Lewis recommends to the school board several leadership changes. And in Harris County an assistant ...



As Bobby Howard marks 1,000th win, a look back at how he changed high school baseball  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

High school baseball coach Bobby Howard marked his 1000th win on April 8. St. Anne Pacelli won over Webster County 8-3. Howard has coached at Kendrick, ...



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 ...



Another batch of student athletes in the Columbus area sign college scholarships  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

During the past week, another batch of Columbus area student athletes have signed national letters of intent for scholarships to play sports in college.



Columbus High School ranked number one in GA  WTVM

The U.S. News and World Report has ranked Columbus High School number one in the state of Georgia.



U.S. News & World Report 2017 rankings put Columbus High No. 1 in Georgia  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Columbus High School is the No. 1 public high school in Georgia, according to the 2017 U.S. News & World Report Best High Schools rankings released ...



Columbus High School student passes away following accident on Moon Rd.  WTVM

A teen has passed away following an accident on Moon Road that happened on April 20, 2018.



Athletes of the Week: Carver Girls Basketball  WRBL

Columbus, GA - The Columbus High School girls basketball team have dominated their competition in the early part of the season. The Lady Tigers have won 16 ...



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 ...



Page One journalism winner likes ‘telling the truth.’ Here are the other winners.  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

The Ledger-Enquirer honored 194 high school seniors and teachers from the Columbus area during the 44th annual Page One Awards ceremony Tuesday ...



National Signing Day 2019  WLTZ 38 NBC

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Etiquette training part of Columbus High’s magnet program  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

This is the 25th anniversary for Columbus High School being the Liberal Arts College Preparatory Magnet in the Muscogee County School District – and ...



Watch Georgia prep OL Bayard Taylor II squat 635 pounds  USA TODAY High School Sports

Columbus (Ga.) High offensive lineman Bayard Taylor II weighs in at 300 pounds but squats an even more impressive 635.



Ledger-Enquirer announces 2019 All-Bi-City swimming team, swimmers, coach of the year  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Here are the Ledger-Enquirer's 2019 All-Bi-City swimmers and coach of the year. Congratulations to Katie Jordan, Hannah Mattson, Fabrizzio Orderique and ...



No threat found at Columbus High School; threat was confused with school in New Mexico  WTVM

Columbus High School parents were notified of a false threat Monday morning.



Muscogee Educational Excellence Foundation announces Teacher of the Year honorees  WTVM

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - The Muscogee Educational Excellence Foundation (MEEF) announced this year's 57 Muscogee County Teacher of the Year ...



And the nominees for the 2019 Muscogee County Teacher of the Year award are . . .  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

The Muscogee Educational Excellence Foundation on Wednesday announced the nominees for the Muscogee County School District 2019 Teacher of the Year ...



Columbus High student gets a perfect score on the ACT  Ledger-Enquirer

Even he didn't believe he got a perfect score on the ACT college entrance exam. And he had to convince his mama. But that's what Columbus High junior James ...



4 Georgia Students Selected for US Senate Youth Program  All On Georgia

U.S. Senators Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., and David Perdue, R-Ga., have congratulated four Georgia high school students who were selected as delegates or ...



Columbus High grad now CEO of tech company that won $100,000 from Gates Foundation  Ledger-Enquirer

A Muscogee County School District graduate and her business partner have won $100000 from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to help low-income, ...



Columbus student wins Congressional art contest | Features  The Albany Herald

ALBANY — Phillip Walker, a sophomore at Columbus High School, will have his oil painting “Mood Marsh” on display in Washington, D.C., for a year after ...



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 ...



Final lesson: Piano teacher ends 65 years of sharing her love of music in Columbus  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

As she waited in her midtown home for the students to arrive at her final lesson in Columbus, Ila Berenson talked about the end of her 65-year piano teaching ...



Columbus, Northside volleyball teams advance to Sweet 16 in state playoffs  Ledger-Enquirer

In command throughout the match, the Columbus Blue Devils (38-8) swept Luella (9-26) at home Saturday in the first round of the Georgia Class AAAA ...



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.



Power Five commitment recap: June 15-21  247Sports

The 2020 recruiting cycle is heating up as some of the top high school football prospects around the country are announcing where they will play in college.



Family reflects on the life of Columbus native Kim Porter after untimely death  WTVM

The family of Columbus native, model, and actress Kim Porter speaks out following her death.



Columbus, Northside reach Elite Eight in state volleyball playoffs  Ledger-Enquirer

The Columbus Blue Devils and Northside Patriots swept their Sweet 16 matches Wednesday in the Georgia Class AAAA volleyball state playoffs and advanced ...



Model Kim Porter’s funeral will take place in her hometown of Columbus, Ga.  Ledger-Enquirer

The funeral for model Kim Porter will be held at a Columbus, Georgia, church. Porter, who graduated from Columbus High School, was found dead in her Los ...



He helped design, construct prominent Columbus buildings. Turning 90, he retires again.  Ledger-Enquirer

Bobby Hecht has been involved in designing or constructing some of the most prominent buildings in Columbus for nearly seven decades, mostly with the ...



Former Columbus man named among Forbes' 30 Under 30 for fighting opioid crisis  WTVM

A former Columbus man has earned one of the nation's top honors being named part of Forbes' 30 under 30.



Columbus High student dies of unknown causes  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Columbus High teen died Friday of unknown causes. Coroner says no foul play involved.



These are the top 10 public, private high schools in Georgia  Atlanta Journal Constitution

All but one of the top 10 public high schools in Georgia are in the Atlanta area, with the 10th being in Columbus. The Westminster Schools rank in top 10 in three ...



Charles Dexter Jordan, Jr.  Apalachicola Times

Charles Dexter Jordan, Jr., 79, of Columbus, Georgia died Sunday, March 24, 2019 at Piedmont Midtown Medical Center, in Columbus, Georgia.A memorial ...



WHISPERS IN THE HALLWAY: PART ONE OF A TWO-PART SERIES  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

STUDENTS AND TEACHERS HEARD ABOUT IT. THE PRINCIPAL AND DISTRICT HEARD, TOO. FOR 18 MONTHS, THE POLICE DID NOT. TRUTHS UNTOLD ...



Columbus High student's sudden death called a 'mystery' by coroner  WTVM

Officials are calling the sudden death of a 17-year-old Columbus girl a "mystery." Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan says Annie Holland died Friday after ...



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.



Columbus area school walkout protest: Which students did what  Ledger-Enquirer

Muscogee County students and those in other Columbus area school districts protested in the March 14 national school walkout. The 17-minute demonstrations ...



Alternative Baseball expands to Columbus, coached by a Little League world champion  Ledger-Enquirer

A national amateur baseball league for players with autism and other mental or emotional disabilities is expanding into Columbus — and the coach is a Little ...



ALL-USA Boys Golf Coach of the Year: Chris Parker, Columbus, Ga.  USA TODAY High School Sports

The 2015-16 American Family Insurance ALL-USA Boys Golf Teams were selected based on performance and level of competition primarily at the high school ...



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, ...



Ex Columbus High School coach running for Congress  Ledger-Enquirer

Former Columbus High School girls soccer and cross country coach and science teacher Rusty Oliver is running for Congress. Oliver, now a science teacher at ...



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.



Columbus High principal Marvin Crumbs honored and selected for national conference  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

A Muscogee County School District principal was selected for a national conference to discuss how to help children from low-income families become ...



Columbus teen got in trouble for arguing at school. Then she won a state medal for it.  Ledger-Enquirer

As a seventh-grader at Blackmon Road Middle School, she had to stay after school for detention because she debated her teacher, Rachel Funk. Then as an ...



Columbus builder Hal Averett not only built custom homes, he built relationships  WRBL

Hal Averett died Wednesday after a short battle with cancer. He was 69.



Columbus native’s product combats opioid abuse, selected for Forbes 30 Under 30 list  Ledger-Enquirer

The 600 innovators on the 2019 Forbes 30 Under 30 are the top 4 percent out of 15000 nominees were selected. Forbes, headquartered in Jersey City, N.J., ...



EXCLUSIVE: St. Luke School plans to add high school grade levels  WTVM

An expansion is in the works for St. Luke School in Columbus.



Jury reaches verdict in homicide of popular Columbus High grad  Ledger-Enquirer

A Columbus, Ga., jury has reached a verdict in the murder trial of James Oliver, charged in the Dec. 17, 2016, fatal shooting of Bobby Jerome Seawright Jr.



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

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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 ...



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 Kim Porter found dead in Los Angeles Home  Ledger-Enquirer

Model Kim Porter, who graduated from Columbus High School in Columbus, GA and moved to Atlanta for her modeling career, was found dead in Los Angeles, ...



Scholar Athlete: Columbus High Football, Philip Adams  WLTZ 38 NBC

There's one guy on the Columbus high football team that's hard to miss. Philip Adams stands at 6'6” and that's helping him to get recruited to some of the top ...



Surprise announcement brings scholarship  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Thanks to the generosity of a childless, blue-collar Columbus couple who never attended college but were smart enough to save money and thoughtful enough ...



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 ...



Ledger-Enquirer announces 2018 Page One Award student and teacher winners and runners-up  Ledger-Enquirer

In its 43rd annual Page One Awards ceremony Tuesday night at the RiverCenter for the Performing Arts, the Ledger-Enquirer honored 183 high school seniors ...



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.



Historic Columbus Foundation spotlights black education history  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

As part of Black History Month, the Historic Columbus Foundation's monthly lunch-and-lecture session Thursday was a presentation about the history of black ...



His ‘entire life was volunteering.’ Mentor for local Boy Scouts, Special Olympics dies.  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

More than 100 Boy Scouts in the Chattahoochee Council became an Eagle Scout under Fred Sieg, and countless Special Olympics athletes benefited from his ...



Ousted principal addresses Columbus High students  WTVM

The Columbus High principal, Dr. Marvin Crumbs, who was reassigned due to a video clip of Ron White he played during a faculty meeting made his way back ...



CHS first of six schools honored with Military Flagship Award  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Columbus High School is the first of six Ga. schools to be honored with the Military Flagship Award. The superintendent, principal, and a military student talk ...



Game of the Week: Carver Vs. Spencer  WLTZ 38 NBC

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Columbus student suggests ‘Top 3 Ways to Improve Public Education in Georgia’  Ledger-Enquirer

A not-so-funny thing happened on the way to writing this column. More like frustrating – and almost embarrassing. When the Georgia Department of Education ...



Columbus High School drops to No. 3 spot in Top Georgia High School Rankings  WTVM

Columbus High School was ranked No. 1 in Georgia last year.



Columbus High’s William Nana-Fabu’s grades, talent have Ivy League school offers piling up  WRBL

Harvard, Princeton and Yale are just a few of the school's vying for Columbus High School football player William Nana-Fabu. The 6'1 275 lb. offensive lineman ...



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.



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.



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 ...



Website Ranks Cambridge Among Top 100 High Schools  Alpharetta, GA Patch

Website Ranks Cambridge Among Top 100 High Schools - Alpharetta-Milton, GA - Cambridge joins two other Georgia high schools on the list released by The ...



Georgia school makes U.S. News Top 10  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The Gwinnett School of Science, Technology and Mathematics routinely tops the Georgia list, but this year made the U.S. News & World Report national top 10 ...



Georgia Department of Education recognizes six Military Flagship Schools  All On Georgia

The Georgia Department of Education has selected six schools as winners of the new Military Flagship School Award, State School Superintendent Richard ...



Justyn Ross committed to Clemson in February. Now another Red Devil is following him.  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Central-Phenix City defensive back Ray Thornton committed to the Clemson Tigers on Friday, announcing the decision on Twitter. The 6-2, 198-pound Thornton ...



Hope offered at teen’s Christmas season funeral after mysterious death  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Columbus High School senior Annie Holland, 17, died December 2, 2016, after collapsing at home, according to Muscogee County coroner Buddy Bryan.



Columbus student wins first scholarship honoring longtime MCSD educators  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Fittingly, representatives from the Community Foundation of the Chattahoochee Valley returned to Columbus High School for the second consecutive morning.



Kim Porter laid to rest in elaborate service with fireworks; many stars in attendance  Ledger-Enquirer

Music mogul Sean “Diddy” Combs, family and friends said goodbye Saturday to Columbus native and model Kim Antwinette Porter in an elaborate funeral.



Columbus football player is headed to Georgia Tech  Ledger-Enquirer

Columbus High School senior Philip Adams had decided no matter which college he went to, he wanted to play football there. Luckily for Adams, a late ...



Muscogee County’s 2018 Teacher of the Year will be one of these 10 semifinalists  Ledger-Enquirer

The Muscogee Educational Excellence Foundation announced Thursday the 10 semifinalists for the 2018 Teacher of the Year award in the Muscogee County ...



1 GA School In Top 25 Sending Students To Elite Universities  Atlanta, GA Patch

Want To Attend Harvard, Princeton Or MIT? - Atlanta, GA - A new website ranks high schools based on how many students they send to Harvard, Princeton and ...



New pizza store in Columbus will also have a drive-thru and offer pizza by the slice  Ledger-Enquirer

A pizza delivery store that will have both carryout and delivery *service*, but also will be offering drive-thru convenience and pizza by the slice, is coming to north ...



Bobby Howard takes job as head coach of old Columbus High rival  Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Hall of Fame baseball coach Bobby Howard on Thursday accepted the job as head coach at Cartersville High School, he confirmed. In 39 seasons as a head ...



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.



She made final basket in CHS championship win. Now Wyatt’s heading to NCAA Tournament  Macon Telegraph

Former Columbus High School basketball star and current Kentucky Wildcat Tatyana Wyatt is gearing up to make first postseason run in collegiate career.



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 ...



Dinglewood Pharmacy still scrambling hot dogs after 100 years  WTVM

Tuesday, Nov. 13 marks 100 years since Dinglewood Pharmacy went into business.



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