News Nearby: BOE Member, State Rep Clash Over Charter Amendment
Here are some Patch headlines from around the region.
School Board Member, State Representative, Clash Over Charter Amendment – West Cobb Patch
State Rep. Ed Setzler’s main argument Tuesday night in favor of the proposed charter school amendment was choice—allowing parents to pull their children out of failing traditional public schools to attend charter ones.
“Southwest Atlanta, rural Georgia—is there any school in the state that you wouldn’t want to send your kid to?” he asked the dozen-plus forum attendees at Hillgrove High School. “If there is any school you wouldn’t want to send your kid to, you’ve got to support choice.” Visit West Cobb Patch for more on this story.
Canton Police Searching for Shoplifters - Canton-Sixes Patch
The Canton Police Department needs your help in identifying shoplifters who have been active in the area.