The Richmond County Coroner's Office has confirmed that 8-year-old Jaidyn Williams of August, Ga., died Thursday evening after being hit by a passing motorist earlier this month. The fourth-grader from Sue Reynolds Elementary School was crossing the road to catch his bus when the van struck him.
Now that the New York Bankruptcy Court has released the buses owned by busing giant Atlantic Express, Schools Chancellor Dennis M. Walcott said there will be no problem providing yellow bus service for thousands of students in the new year.
Quadrupling its year-over-year sales of propane-powered school buses contributed to A-Z Bus Sales receiving the Blue Bird Dealer of the Year Award at the manufacturer's annual dealer meeting last month in Clearwater, Fla.
HSM Solutions assisted the Hickory (N.C.) Fire Department in purchasing new bicycles for the Bikes for Tykes program that benefits less fortunate children in the area, located about an hour drive northwest of Charlotte.