Terry Lewis

Education Reporter



Terry Lewis is the education reporter and feature writer for The Albany Herald.

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Albany State, Tuskegee cheerleaders ejected from SIAC tourney after brawl

Cheerleaders sent home in aftermath of halftime dust-up at SIAC basketball tournament

SIAC, Albany State, Tuskegee officials open investigations into fight between opposing cheerleaders and dance squads.

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Read Across Georgia Month makes its annual appearance

The annual campaign supports increased childhood literacy in the state.

Read Across Georgia Month campaign supports reading and literacy across the state

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Deerfield-Windsor's Steven Feng is named Dougherty County's Star Student for 2015

For the fifth straight year, a Deerfield student is selected as the county's top scholar

Deerfield-Windsor makes it five in a row as Steven Feng honored at county’s STAR Student for 2015.

Dougherty County School System announces Teacher of the Year candidates

One of eight finalists will be named the year's top teacher on April 16

Eight finalists selected from field of 24 to be named DCSS’s 2015-16 Teacher of the Year

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Georgia Hospital Association CMO Doug Patten says soaring health care costs must be brought under control

Patten says country is spending twice as much money on health care as the rest of the developed world

Former Phoebe CMO Doug Patten says U.S. health care is top notch, but comes at twice the cost of the rest of the world.

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Dougherty County School Board approves 2 percent raise for staff

The one-time raise will affect 1,000 workers and cost the system nearly $150,000

Dougherty School Board OKs COLA raises and new security doors for two schools

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Albany State University, Darton State College funding included in FY16 Budget

Final House floor vote scheduled Thursday

House Appropriations Committee shoehorns ASU, Darton funding into House budget

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Albany's combined high school choruses strike a high note at Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church | VIDEO

An appreciative crowd enjoyed the concert that celebrated Black History Month

Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church is the site of a Black History Month concert which featured the combined choruses of six Albany high schools, four public and two private.

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Brockey Brock dies at age 60 after battling cancer

Brock was parks director in Albany, Valdosta and Cordele, in addition to being a sports official

Cancer claims former Albany Parks Director and long-time sports official Brockey Brock at the age of 60

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Albany-Southwest Georgia Education Notebook - Feb. 23, 2015

A compilation of education news from Albany and SWGA

News on students, schools and educational organizations throughout metro Albany and Southwest Georgia.

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